Pickering Interfaces Knowledgebase

What causes relays to fail



Relays can fail because of a number issues, find some information on common failure mechanisms for common types of relays from this page


Hot switching relays
What is hot switching, and what impact does it have on relay life? Find out more with this link


Cold Switching
Understand cold switching


Relay Ratings
Understand what all those relay ratings really mean with this link


Protecting Relays with Digital IO
In some circumstances reliability can be improved with the aid of a our digital I/O modules



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