Ignition Switches

Delta Systems' Ignition Switches are designed for gas, diesel, or electronic vehicle platforms. Our designs are available in two, three, and four position varieties, and incorporate a snap-in feature for easy installation. All switches have customizable bezels to incorporate different icons for key positions.

Delta ignition switches can be used in any key on 12V applications.

Models:

Rotary (Key On)|Download Spec Sheet
Rotary (Key On)
Push Button

Rotary Ignition Switch

Delta’s rotary ignition switches are used to start and stop small internal combustion engines and electric vehicles and to switch accessories on and off by controlling the make and break of up to seven connections. Snap-in models have a bezel that can include molded or printed graphics and can be customized to match your panel. Switch actuation is by a non-coded key.

Features

  • Two, three, and four positions
  • Nut and snap mount available
  • Variety of standard circuit configurations available
  • Custom circuit configurations available
  • Customizable Graphics

Electrical Specifications

Attribute
Specification
Continuous Current Rating @12-14 Vdc 20A
Continuous Current Rating @56-60 Vdc 5A
Inductive Life, 5A @ 12-14VDC 10,000 cycles (Inductive), 50,000 cycles (Resistive)
Inductive Life, 400mA @ 48-50VDC 10,000 cycles (Inductive), 50,000 cycles (Resistive)
Key Insertion Force 4 lbs.
Key Turning Torque 40 in-lbs.
Maximum Key Torque 20 Stops
Installation Temperature 55 °F to 100°F (13 °C to 38 °C)
Operating Temperature -10°F to 150°F (23 °C to 65 °C)
Storage Temperature -40°F to 180°F (-40 °C to 85 °C)

Environmental Ratings

Exposure
Specification
Salt Fog ASTM B117. 96 hours, exposure
Dust / Water Ingress IEC 60529, IP55 (front), IP53 (back)
Chemical Resistance ASTM Ref C Fuel, Diesel Fuel, Oil, Antifreeze, Freon, Paint, Latex, Gasoline, Gas with 10% ethanol, WD-40, Battery Acid, Ammoniated Glass Cleaner, Kerosene, GOJO, Fertilizer

Configurations

Product Line
Part number
Mount
Keyway
Graphics
# of Positions
Available Terminals
App Prints
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-21 Nut Plastic None 2 M, G
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-22 Nut Plastic None 2 M, G
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-31 Nut Plastic None 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-36 Nut Plastic None 3 M, G, B, S, L, A
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-37 Nut Plastic None 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6850-47 Nut Plastic None 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-21 Snap Plastic None 2 M, G
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-21P Snap Plastic Printed 2 M, G
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-22 Snap Plastic None 2 M, G
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-31P Snap Plastic Printed 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-36M Snap Plastic Molded 3 M, G, B, S, L, A
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-37 Snap Plastic None 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-37M Snap Plastic Molded 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-37P Snap Plastic Printed 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-47 Snap Plastic None 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-47M Snap Plastic Molded 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-47P Snap Plastic Printed 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-47PG Snap Plastic Printed 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-49P1 Snap Plastic Printed 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6900-49P2 Snap Plastic Printed 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6901-37 Snap Metal None 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6901-37P Snap Metal Printed 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6901-37P2 Snap Metal Printed 3 M, G, B, S, L
Rotary Ignition Switch 6901-47 Snap Metal None 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2
Rotary Ignition Switch 6901-47P Snap Metal Printed 4 M, G, B, S, L, A1, A2

Push Button ignition Switch

Modern, Intuitive, Easy to Use & IP67 rated

Delta Systems has been supplying the outdoor power industry with key ignition switches for more than 40 years. We now provide a solution for customers desiring an automotive-like ignition switch, that is fully sealed from harsh environments such as rain, ice, snow and debris.

Features & Benefits

  • Removable actuator controls switch operation
  • Push-to-Start & -Stop option
  • Push-to-Start/Pull Fob to kill engine option
  • Illuminated button when switch is activated
  • Panel cut out is same as key-on ignition switches
  • Fully customizable styling
  • 3-year warranty

Electrical Specifications

Attribute
Specification
Operating Voltage 9-16Vdc
Operating Current 200mA
Reverse Polarity Protection Yes
Operating Temperature Range -40°F to 180°F (-40 °C to 85 °C)
Storage Temperature Range -40°F to 180°F (-40 °C to 85 °C)

Environmental Ratings

Exposure
Specification
Ingress Protection IEC-62061 IP67
Salt Fog EP455 – 5.9
Chemical Resistance EP455 – 5.8 Brush Water, engine oil, battery acid, gasoline, diesel fuel, bleach, antifreeze, pressure washer detergent, hydraulic fluid, glass cleaner with ammonia, engine cleaner/degreaser, and DEET (10%)

Configurations

Product Line
Part number
Operating Voltage
Function
Mounting Style
Mating Connector
IP67
App Prints
Push Button Ignition Switch 2067-101 9V-16VDC Snap In Molex MX-150 Yes
Push Button Ignition Switch 2067-105 9V-16VDC Snap In Molex MX-150 Yes