Compact Emergency Stop Switches…NEW from APEM

APEM expands its range of Emergency-stop switches with the new EC compact series. It is the first Emergency-stop switch on the market to offer this level of safety in such a compact size.

This new line of Emergency-stop switches are only 18.7 mm of behind panel depth. The EC Compact is equipped with 2-pole functionality and an additional barrier that guarantees a new level of security!


Uses for the new Ultra-Compact Emergency stop include the following, but don’t let that stop you. Let us help you create a new application for these compact switches.

  • Remote controls and belly boxes
  • Lifting equipment
  • AGVs
  • Heavy commercial vehicles (construction and agricultural equipment)


  • Panel thickness : 1-4 mm (.039 – .157) max.
  • Torque: 1.5 Nm max. applied to nut


  • Compact (22 mm diameter barrel)
  • Low behind-the-panel depth (18.7 mm)
  • Round or triangular actuator
  • Push-pull or turn to unlock function
  • 2-pole functionality
  • Quick connect terminals or solder lugs
  • IP65 front sealing
  • Vibration resistance
  • Qualification according to the latest international standards EN 60947-5-1 and EN 60947-5-5


Check out the wide variety of components from APEM. Our experienced Sales Engineers at Blair Engineering Southeast can enhance your design with illuminated key pad, switches and pushbuttons.

Contact Blair Engineering Southeast today for more information.