Pass & Seymour porcelain specialties

[Trade Journal]

Publication: Western Electrician

Chicago, IL, United States
vol. 30, no. 20, p. 352, col. 2-3

Pass & Seymour Porcelain Specialties.


In the accompanying illustrations are shown a few of the porcelain specialties manufactured by Pass & Seymour of Solvay, N. Y. The single-pole snap switch (Fig. 3) which they have recently put on the market is said to be one of the most complete switches of its kind yet manufactured. It has a handsome appearance, and while it is simple in construction, it has ample carrying capacity and a quick make and break. The contacts are firm and the action positive. The base is made of the well-known "P. & S. porcelain" of the required height, and the cap is heavily lined with fiber. The switch is highly finished and the design is neat, presenting a pleasing appearance. The test of a switch showed it