History

No other switch developer has been so integral to the growth and innovation of the aerospace industry.

For more than 60 years, Hydra-Electric Company’s dedication and commitment has been to provide its global customers with the most advanced electro-mechanical solutions for monitoring and control of pressurized operating systems.

Since its beginning, Hydra-Electric has designed, developed and manufactured high performance pressure, temperature, liquid flow, air speed and altitude sensing switches for commercial, military and aerospace applications. Hydra-Electric pressure switches can be used in gage, differential, vacuum, altitude and airspeed applications and on hydraulic, anti-ice, pneumatic, lube oil, fuel, potable water or cryogenic systems. Other products include thermally operated (temperature) switches, liquid flow switches and aneroid operated altitude valves for aircraft turbine engine gearbox and sump pressurization.

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