Ellipse Push Button Time Lag Switch with Adjustable Time Delay 10s - 20 min

Model No. ELLIPSEW by: CP Electronics.
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Pressing the large button on this switch will turn on the lights for an adjustable length of time (between 10 seconds and 20 minutes). Very easy to install, this is an ideal replacement for an existing light switch.

This Time lag switch can a direct replacement for an existing light switch, making it a quick and inexpensive unit to install.

The large push button makes it an ideal replacement for mechanical or pneumatic time lag switches.


  • Push button time lag switch
  • The ELLIPSEW time lag switches are a quick and effective way to reduce energy consumption for lighting applications.
  • Pressing the button or touch pad brings the lights on; the lights will then switch off automatically after a preset time period has elapsed.
  • These units do not require a neutral connection, therefore they can be used to replace an existing light switch.
  • The duration of the time delay is set by a thumbwheel on the reverse of the unit.
  • This kind of Time lag switches can be used in two way and intermediate switching arrangements without any extra wiring.


  • Electronic time lag switch push button activated
  • Load rating at 230VAC - both at Incandescent, Fluorescent and Compact flurescent - 10A
  • Time Delay: approx 10sec - 20mins
  • Fluorescent and compact fluorescent fittings with “switch start” ballasts - 10 ballasts maximum.
  • Power factor correction capacitors must be fitted
  • SUPPLY VOLTAGE: 220-240 Volts AC 50 Hz
  • TIME OUT PERIOD: 20 seconds to 20 minutes (approximate)
  • FIXING METHOD: Surface fixing 25mm deep plastic surface mount moulded box.
  • Flush fixing: 25mm steel wall box or 32mm deep cavity wall box.
  • MATERIAL: Flame retardant ABS
  • TYPE: Class 2
  • TEMPERATURE: -10°C to 35°C
  • CONFORMITY: EMC-89/336/EEC, LVD-73/23/EEC
  • Note:
    - Not suitable for switching contactors
    - Not suitable for SON lighting
    - Not suitable for heating or ventilation loads.

Wiring scheme and instructions for this time lag switch - pdf file.

Switches & Sockets Specific
Brand CP Electronics
Finish White
Gang 1
Insert No Insert
Plate Plastic
Style White Moulded
Type Switch


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