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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