Originally Posted by Maerin
It really helps if you use proper nomenclature when asking for a part. What you need is likely a single pole, single throw (SPST) switch, rated for DC volts and a higher amperage than your load. Once you determine exactly what the switch needs to do, then you can search for the configuration that will cosmetically match your application.
You have hit the nail on the head... my use of the wrong nomenclature in describing what is really a single pole, single throw switch was confusing, thus the preamble of my confession of electricity.
Thanks for your help, I truly appreciate the expert guidance this forum provides.
All the best,