Nidec Copal Electronics

- Nidec Copal Electronics, founded in 1967 and a subsidiary of Nidec Corporation, is a global supplier to the telecommunications, computer, industrial, medical, and semiconductor equipment markets. Products designed and manufactured for these markets include trimmer and precision potentiometers, switches, optical encoders, and DC fans. Copal has also expanded its’ new product development activity into areas including silicon pressure sensors, polygon laser scanners, DC turbo fans, and thermal variable attenuators.


TF Series Micro-Blowers, Kits, and Drivers

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Nidec Copal Electronics' TF series micro-blowers are compact and lightweight, and they are able to create a high static pressure. Learn More

WL10 Series Liquid Leak Sensors

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Nidec Copal Electronics' WL10 series liquid leak sensors are designed for applications that include semiconductor, industrial, and pneumatic equipment. Learn More

SMD Trimmer Potentiometers

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Nidec Copal Electronics’ SMD trimmer potentiometers are used widely in the industry where high-reliability is required. Learn More

Featured Products

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CJ25 Series Joystick Encoder

Nidec Copal Electronics’ CJ25 series is a mid-sized joystick encoder suitable for operation panels to control medical devices and surveillance cameras. Learn More

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MG16B Series Geared Motors

Nidec Copal Electronics' MG16B series of DC geared motors have planetary gears are ideal for applications requiring high torque such as the paper feeder in printing machines, cash dispensing on ATMs, and vending machines. Learn More

Newest Products View All (62)

CS-7 Rotary Selector Switch Publish Date: 2009-10-22

The CS-7-14TB is a companion product to Nidec Copal Electronics' SH-7000 series and provides for a selector switch function in the same housing size.

ST-2 Series Cermet Trimmer Publish Date: 2010-06-30

The ST-2 series from Nidec Copal Electronics offers the customer a smaller form factor cermet trimmer while maintaining the product quality that is seen on other cermet trimmers.

S-4000 Series Surface Mount Rotary Switches Publish Date: 2011-04-05

Nidec Copal Electronics' S4000 series offers small-size, surface-mount rotary switches that make them perfect for high-density, board-mounting applications.

CFPA Series Surface Mount Pushbutton Switch Publish Date: 2011-04-25

Nidec Copal Electronics' CFPA-1FB4-A2T pushbutton switch features a highly reliable gold plated twin-contact mechanism ideal for dry circuit applications.

CRV16 Series Potentiometers Publish Date: 2011-04-25

Nidec Copal Electronics' CRV16 series precision rotary potentiometers/sensors are panel mounted devices ideally suited for space-constrained applications.

8R-N Series Soft Touch Miniature Pushbutton Switches Publish Date: 2011-04-28

Nidec Copal Electronics' 8R-N series pushbutton switches feature a snap action construction which produces a light, soft touch to the user.

Recent PTMs View All (23)

CFPB Series Pushbutton Switch Publish Date: 2012-04-23

The illuminated switches use a conductive rubber moving contact and a gold plated fixed contact for soft, quiet, and reliable operation.

Duration: 5 minutes
Detect Switches Publish Date: 2012-04-24

The CL-DA and CL-DB SPST surface mount switches are designed to detect motion of a device. Both series have gold plated contacts and are RoHS compliant.

Duration: 10 minutes
CF-LA Series Rocker Switch Publish Date: 2012-06-13

CF-LA switches are suitable as power-on switches for equipment with high inrush current. The enclosed structure will protect the contact from clips and staples.

Duration: 5 minutes
CL-SA Slide Switch Publish Date: 2013-08-14

See how the CL-SA switch is able to provide high reliability and a distinct operational feel even in extreme temperature environments like heat and humidity.

Duration: 5 minutes

Featured Videos View All (3)

Micro Blowers 5 min short film with Aerodynamic Bearings

Nidec Copal Electronics introduces its latest product, the Micro Blower. Using Air Bearing technology, the Micro Blower is low noise, low vibration, and capable of high static pressure.

Kennedy Labs and Nidec Copal New Product Discoveries Episode 18

Once again Randall has two uniquely modern products to introduce on New Product Discoveries. The first item is Graphene Film from Kennedy Labs and the second is a micro blower from Nidec Copal Electronics.

Nidec Copal Electronics TF Series Micro-Blowers | Digi-Key Daily

TF series micro-blowers from Nidec Copal Electronics are compact, lightweight, and able to create a high static pressure.