Santon has a long tradition of supplying switchgear for defence purposes. We have a complete range available from 10A up to 2000A and 1000V, which are very robust, shock and vibrant proof. Our range of enclosures ensures these switches are ready to operate even in the most demanding environments.

We have presented typical solutions on this site. Please contact your nearest office if you have any questions regarding these typical solutions or regarding how we can provide you with suitable solutions for your specific situation.


Citadel WR

The Citadel WR range is developed to withstand high pressure cleaning, making it suitable for area's like slaughterhouses, dairy industry, food industry and medicine industry.


- Watertightness IP66, IP67 and IP68- IP69 for high pressure cleaning- EMC versions available

- Chemical resistant material Noryl GFN2-SE1
- AC currents from 16A up to 250A, and up to 1000V
- Self cleaning blade wiping action contacts
- IEC 947-3 certified
- Can be supplied with auxiliaries
- Padlockable

The P-Type Switch Disconnect

The P-Type Switch, also known as the Santon switch, is a robust switch which is typically useful in dusty environments, in environments where shocks can occur (trains, earth quake or explosions) and designed for switching of DC currents. 

The P-Type Switch is used in many industries and has proven itself to be one of the best switches on the market.

Because of it's modular design the switch can meet practically any customer specific demand.

The P-Type Switch is available in a range of enclosures and can be used in many different environments.

Learn more about the Santon P-Type Switch Disconnect

The C-Type Switch Disconnect

Our cam switches, just as our packet switches, are designed to high quality (Santon) standards.

The switch cells compromise top quality thermohardened melamine with excellent resistance to creepage current and arcing.


The double break contacts are coated with a silver alloy and the other components are selected with equal care. 

The sturdy design forms the basis for a range of well dimensioned, almost everlasting switches.


Customer specific solutions for Defence

We work together with our customers to develop the best solution for their demand. This demand may vary from pre-wiring loose switches to adjust switches with specific shafts, knobs and/or enclosures.

Our website offers just a selection of possibilities. Please contact our sales department for more information on what we can do for your specific situation.