Honeywell NT Toggle Switch


Honeywell MICRO SWITCH NT Series toggle switches meet the need for a rugged, cost-effective toggle switch. Quality construction features include a seal between the toggle lever and bushing, and between the cover and case. These switches are suitable for applications in many demanding outdoor environments, where the panels are subjected to vibrations from equipment. temperature extremes, dust, splashing water, and/or hose directed water.

They are capable of withstanding exposure to heavy accumulations of early morning dew that may condense on the control panel in cabs of vehicles left outdoors overnight.  the NT toggle switches with larger standard metal or plastic levers are well suited for gloved-hand operation.

Available in both step-base and flat-base styles, the NT Series offers three popular styles of termination: 6-32 screw, solder lugs with 3,0 mm [0.12 in] diameter hole, or 6,35 mm [0.25 in] quick connect terminals.

The optional “Easy Start” threaded bushing enables quick alignment of the mounting nut minimize any cross threading.  The panel stand-off with O-ring feature available on some listings eliminates the need for behind-the-panel hardware, provides a uniform panel height, and panel-to-cover seal.


  • NEMA 3, 3R, 4, 13 and IP67/68 environmental sealing for demanding applications
  • UL recognized, CSA certified, and CE certified for global use
  • 1-, 2-, and 4-pole options to meet a variety of circuitry requirements
  • 2- or 3-position maintained and momentary action to meet circuit and actuator requirements
  • Optional step-case design provides added space between terminals to prevent shorting

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Flexible Printed Circuitry (FPC) and Membrane Switch Termination

FPC custom terminations for Flexible Printed Circuits and Membrane Switches. This allows unique designs to solve interconnection problems using flexible circuitry.

Flat Flexible Cable Assemblies

Also known as Flexible Flat conductor Cable, this product is lightweight, low profile, small outline cable designed to satisfy high density cabling applications. It excels in applications that cause the cable to be flexed repeatedly. FFC Cable can be folded into shapes as needed. Flat Flexible Cable is designed for high cycle life applications as well as for board-to-board jumpers. Flat Flexible Cables are available in a variety of pitches and jackets to fit a broad spectrum of applications.

Value Add Customization and Wire Harness Assembly

Gopher Electronics will assemble and customize a large variety of components to simplify your ordering and logistics. These integrated assemblies can combine single or multiple components to many cable and connector combinations. This allows for easier installation of the desired sub-assembly directly to your application.

Instead of adding the wire and connectors to the component on your shop floor, Gopher Custom Solutions can help.  We can build this sub-assembly at our facility in St. Paul, MN and deliver an assembled part to your factory floor, released upon demand.  This reduces labor and inventory from your process, allowing for purchasing a single part number for the entire assembly.

Panel Build and DIN Rail Assemblies

Gopher Custom Solutions (GCS) provides custom Panel Builds and DIN Rail Assemblies. Purchasing a complete DIN Rail Assembly or Panel Assembly allows for maintenance of only one part number, eliminating multiple purchasing lanes.

GCS will build from your prints and specifications.  Gopher Electronics is a stocking distributor; components are purchased and stocked on site, decreasing material pricing and turnaround time of the assemblies.  Utilize Gopher Electronics’ experience in lean manufacturing and quality workmanship to produce your custom DIN Rail or Panel Assembly today.

Call for a quote or help with your application:  Dave Mancuso  651-490-4955 or
Jay Wales  651-490-4937


Thank You for Coming!

DSC_1107Thank You for coming to Gopher Electronics’  ISO Recognition and Open House Event.

Your time is valuable and we appreciate you taking time to join us.

It was an honor to have United States Senator Amy Klobuchar and Minnesota State Senator Bev Scalze join us.

ISO 9001:2008 certification and our focus on continual improvement will significantly benefit manufacturers as we provide integrated supply chain solutions and custom assemblies.

Together we are building a bright future for manufacturing!

Thanks again and have a great day!

Mike Treece, CPA

TE Industrial Mini I/O Field Installable connector


The Industrial Mini I/O Field Installable connector provides innovative and time-saving wire-termination alongside serving as a space saving and reliable I/O solution for industrial environments.

Product Features:

  • Innovative and time-saving wire-termination
  • Reliable connections in industrial and vibration-prone environments
  • Space saving solution that allows for increased design flexibility
  • Available in different versions for multiple applications
  • Interminable with receptacles in different configurations (TMT, SMT, right and straight angle)


  • Industrial Communications
  • Motion & Drives
  • PLC’s
  • Robotics

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Altech Smart Relays


Providing excellent performance and functionality, Altech Smart Relays perform simple logic, timing, counting and real time clock operations. It is an ideal programmable controller for simple control applications such as building construction equipment, HVAC, parking lot lighting and other applications in which cost is a primary design issue. All programming and data adjustments can be done via the on-board keypad and display or with the help of a software.Programming Altech Smart Relay with the help of ASR-Soft configuration software is quite simple, without particular programming knowledge. It facilitates program generation, project simulation and documentation which are accomplished simply using the pick and place functionality, allowing maximum ease of operation.


  • Integrated, ready to use, wide range of programmable functions including 16 timers, 16 (retentive selectable) counters, 16 time switches, 16 compare counters, 16 soft text messages, 64 auxiliary relays and 12 analog comparators.
  • 8 digital inputs & 4 relay outputs . Two analog inputs (0 -10V) in 12 -24VDC, model which can be used as digital inputs.
  • Ability to add up to three(3) extension modules expanding I/O’s to 32 digital inputs, 16 relay outputs.
  • Communication module allows programmable relay to be connected to a Modbus network through RS 485 link
  • Backlit LCD screen for display and modification of pre-selected parameters of function blocks, viewing I/O status and programming on the device .
  • Ladder programming using software on PC as well on the device with the help of keypad & LCD Display
  • Memory back up allowing programs to be transferred or copied into another Altech Smart Relay with the help of a memory card.
  • Compact size –only 72mm (2-53/64″) wide x 90mm(3-35/64”) high x 65 mm (2-9/16) deep, reducing panel area requirements for lower installed costs.
  • Soft keys for convenient creation and editing of programs on the device.
  • Available in both: AC(110 – 240 VAC) & DC(12 – 24 VDC) models.
  • Password & Parameter lock facility

Potential Applications:

  • HVAC Controls
  • Machine Controls
  • Commercial Building Services
  • Transport Facilities
  • Operational Monitoring System
  • Harsh Environments

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Gopher Electronics’ OPEN HOUSE on 9/24/14!


You have a chance to win an iPad mini by attending our ISO Event on Wednesday, September 24, 2014.  Enterprise Minnesota and Gopher Electronics will be hosting this event to recognize Gopher Electronics on it’s recent attainment of ISO 9001:2008 certification and expanded Custom Solution Capabilities. RSVP for lunch.

This event is about highlighting the process of becoming ISO 9001:2008 certified, the team effort involved, the expanded capabilities for Gopher Electronics and what it means for it’s customers, it’s employee owners and the community.

This event will take place from 10:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at their facility located at 222 Little Canada Rd, Little Canada, MN  55117.


10:30 a.m. – Welcome by Jeff Mrozinski, CFO of Gopher Electronics and Bob Kill, President & CEO of Enterprise Minnesota. Introductions of those in attendance.

10:40 a.m. – Overview of Gopher Electronics by Mike Treece, CEO of Gopher Electronics.

10:50 a.m. – Discussion of ISO 9001:2008 process and recognition of achievement by Dave Mancuso, Custom Solutions & QA Manager of Gopher Electronics and Bob Kill.

11:00 a.m.  – Open discussion, Q&A session

11:30 a.m. – Tour of Gopher Electronics

12:00 p.m. – Lunch

1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. – Open House, come for a tour and treats

RSVP for lunch.

iPad mini donated by Honeywell Sensing and Control


Honeywell Pressure Switch


The new Honeywell Pressure Switches are designed to reduce total cost of ownership and to help protect operators and critical equipment subsystems. Their life cycle rating of up to 2 million, IP67 sealing and high burst pressures make them one of the most durable switches in the industry.

A wide selection of ports, electrical terminations and compatibility with a variety of media allow for use in most industrial and transportation applications, simplify the design-in process, eliminate tooling costs and reduce manufacturing labor costs.

  • High Pressure: HP Series and HE Series are factory set 150 psi to 4500 psi [10,34 bar to 310,26 bar]
  • Low Pressure: LP Series and LE Series are Factory set or field adjustable 3.5 psi to 150 psi [0,24 bar to 10,34 bar]


Life cycle rating:

  • HP, LP Series: 2 Million
  • HE, LE Series: 1 Million

Operating temperature range:

  • HP, LE, LP Series: -40 *C to 120 *C [-40 *F to 248 *F]
  • He Series: -40 *C to 85 *C [-40 *F to 185 *F]

Proof pressure:

  • HP, HE Series: 10000 psi [689 bar]
  • LP, LE Series: 500 psi [34,47 bar]

Burst pressure: 

  • Hp, HE Series: 20000 psi [1379 bar]
  • LP, LE Series: 750 psi for 3.5 psi to 22 psi, 1250 psi > 22 psi

Pressure switching set point range:

  • Hp, HE Series: Factory set 150 to 4500 psi [10,34 to 310,26 bar]
  • LP, LE Series: Factory set or field adjustable 3.5 to 150 psi [o,24 to 10,34 bar]

Potential Applications:


  • CNC machines
  • Compressors and boilers
  • Food & beverage equipment
  • Fracking equipment
  • Generators
  • HVAC/R equipment
  • Mud pumps
  • Pneumatic equipment
  • Presses and punches
  • Pressure washers
  • Trash compactors
  • Water jet cutting machines
  • Water pumps


  • Agricultural machinery
  • Heavy duty construction machinery
  • Heavy duty trucks
  • Lawn & garden
  • Marine vessels
  • Material handling machinery
  • Railway

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Custom Panel Builds and DIN Rail Assemblies

Gopher Custom Solutions provides custom Panel Builds and DIN Rail assemblies. Purchasing a complete DIN Rail assembly or Panel assembly allows for maintenance of only one part number, eliminating multiple purchasing lines.

Panel Build

Gopher Custom Solutions can build from your prints and specifications. Our panel builds simplify the upkeep for your circuit breakers and equipment racks by consolidating your assembly into a single custom installation.

Since Gopher Electronics is a stocking distributer, components are purchased and stocked on site. This decreases material pricing and turnaround time of the assemblies.Utilize Gopher Electronics’ experience in lean manufacturing and quality workmanship to produce your custom DIN Rail or Panel assembly today.

Call or email for a quote today: Dave Mancuso 651-490-4955 Jay Wales 651-490-4937  Or request a quote.

Carling V-Series XIV Switches


V-Series Contura snap-in rocker switches offer countless unique options including choices for ratings, circuits, colors, illuminations and legends. These single or double pole switches feature removable actuators in a choice of actuator styles and colors, and can be illuminated with either square or bar shaped lenses. Actuators may be purchased and stocked separately. An optional plug-in terminal connector enables pre-wiring of wire harness.

The Contura switches, with sealed option are certified to IP66 and IP68 for front panel components, signifying complete protection against dust and prolonged spray and submersion under pressure, and are recognized to UL1500 – Ignition Protection for Marine Products. These switches are vibration, shock, thermoshock, moisture and salt spray resistant. Temperature ratings range from -40°C to 85°C.

Product Highlights:

  • Š Recessed ridges and center groove define the boundary between top and bottom switch functions
  • Š Countless options for ratings, circuits, colors, illuminations and legends
  • Š Certified to IP66 and IP68 for front panel components
  • Š Vibration, shock, thermoshock, moisture and salt spray resistant
  • Š Temperature range from -40°C to +85°C


  • On/Off Highway Equipment
  • Marine
  • Military Armored Vehicles
  • Mining Machinery and Equipment
  • Any Application requiring environmental protection

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