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Omeg Miniature 16mm Potentiometers

<p>Insulated semi-sealed potentiometers with a conductive plastic resistance track available in single, dual (stereo) and switched options.</p>
  • All types are supplied with 6 x 40mm round shafts and PCB pins
  • The switched controls feature a DEMKO approved double pole single throw switch
See Hardware section for a range of suitable control knobs.
Tolerance±20%
Matching (dual controls)Linear 3dB, log 2dB
Power rating0.25W linear, 0.12W log
Limiting element voltage350V DC
Electrical rotation:single + dual265° nominal
switched242° nominal
Operating torque0.4 - 1.5Ncm Switched 4.0Ncm maximum
Switch contactsDPST 4A 250V AC/10A 12V DC
Surge rating (0.01s)80A
Housing materialGlass filled polyester (UL94V-0)
Temperature range–10°C to +75°C
Mftrs. part nos.singlePC16ECO series
dualPC2G16ECO series
switchedPC16ECO/B40W2S series


27 July 2014 Question by: | Product code: 65-1404
Q. What is the distance (pitch) between pin?
A. Hi, thank you for your question. The distance between the pins is 5mm.


12 March 2014 Question by: Tim | Product code: 65-1484
Q. This isn't quite clear to me; does this product switch a set of contacts on and then vary the resistance between them or is the switch electrically separate from the resistor? I was planning to use it as a power switch and volume control in conjunction with the tda2030 amp. Thanks in advance.
A. Hi Tim. Thank you for your question. This is a switched 10K linear potentiometer which can act as an on/off switch and a potenetiometer, however for an audio volume potentiometer they are normally logarithmic in action like 65-1512.


19 November 2013 Question by: AndyB | Product code: 65-1420
Q. What is the spindle diameter and style? What would be suitable knobs for these?
A. Hi Andy. Thank you for your question. The diameter of the spindle is 6mm, please see the data sheet. Suitable knobs are as follows: 32-0270, 32-0275, 32-0280 and 32-0285.


26 February 2013 Question by: Pieter van der Meer
Q. Are there suitable knobs for this potmeter?
A. Hi Pieter. Thank you for your question. The followingknobs are suitable: 32-0270, 32-0275, 32-0280 or 32-0285 or a pointer (32-0175).