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PERKOCompact Medium-Duty On/Off Battery Switch


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Model # 14996458 | Mfg # 9611DPUPC # 85226370816


Compact Medium-Duty On/Off Battery Switch

Name Value
Amperage 315 Amps
Color Red
Dimensions 4 3/4" Diameter x 1 7/8" Depth
ISO Approved UL Listed
Type Switch: On/Off
Voltage 6 to 32 Volts DC
Warranty Details Five Years

Product Overview

A tried and true design with added features and a smaller size

Perko’s compact medium duty battery disconnect and selector switches are a smaller version of their versatile medium duty switches. They pack all of the features that we’ve come to love of the Perko medium duty switches into a third less space and added some features to make them more user friendly. A new switching configuration has an easy to grip knob and requires only a 90° turn to make all of the selections. Perko also increased its rating to carry 315 amperes. The bolt pattern is shared with the larger medium duty switch, so changing them out is easy. Because they are ignition protected, these selectors and disconnects can be installed almost anywhere, including engine rooms of gasoline powered boats. Four removable panels provide easy access for battery cables.

Key Features

  • Requires a third less space than Perko medium duty switches
  • Less than 90° rotation to select all 2 positions
  • Ignition protected; can be installed in the engine rooms of gasoline powered boats
  • Fiber reinforced polycarbonate construction
  • Easy turn knob
  • Five-year warranty


  • Switch Type: Dual Battery switch disconnect
  • Switch Positions: 2
  • Battery Combine: No
  • Alternator Field Disconnect: No
  • Maximum Voltage: 6V-50V
  • Continuous Rating: 315A
  • Intermittent Rating (duration): 450A (15 sec)
  • Cranking Rating (30Sec): N/A
  • Battery Inputs: 1
  • Cable Size to meet ratings: N/A
  • Mounting Holes: # 10 Screws
  • Terminal Stud size: 5/16"
  • Dimensions: 4" x 4" x 3 " D
  • Approvals: UL Listed 716B, CE 



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