Electrical Contact Materials

Electrical Relay and Connection Technology

Electrical Contact Materials

We offer cadmium-free silver oxide contact materials for a wide range of applications.

Fine oxide particles are evenly dispersed in contact materials for relays and switches to improve durability and contact reliability. Upon your request, we offer these silver oxide contacts in various shapes such as rivet contacts and crossbar contacts.


  • Stable contact resistance with evenly distributed oxides
  • Improved durability with excellent welding resistance
  • Excellent wear resistance and even erosion patterns have enabled lighter, thinner, and smaller contacts and contributed to a reduction in costs.


No. Composition Typical applications Vickers
hardness (HV)
Ag (wt%) Oxide types
BZE-08 91.0 ZnO AC switches,magnet switches,smart meters and breakers 90 78
FE-160 88.3 SnO2 AC relays and switches / Relays and switches for automotive use 120 70
TS-195M 87.0 Smart meters and breakers, AC relays 95 71
TS-285M 80.0 Breakers 130 53
SIE-14B 89.9 SnO2,
AC relays and switches 100 75
SIE-29B 88.0 AC relays 100 73
SIE-21DK 85.5 Relays and switches for automotive use 95 72
TSE-173 88.0 AC relays and switches / Relays and switches for automotive use 85 77
TSE-212F 85.5 Relays for automotive use 100 70
TSE-253F 84.0 Relays for automotive use 90 70
TSE-242F 84.5 Relays for automotive use 95 69
SBE-20 86.0 SnO2,
AC relays and switches,smart meters
Relays and switches for automotive use
90 75

Compositions other than those listed above are available.


Relays and switches for automotive, consumer, and industrial use, and magnet switches, breakers, etc.

Metal texture of TSE-212F

Metal texture of TSE-212F

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