Toggle Switch and Cover - Illuminated (Blue)

This simple on-off switch is rated for 20A at 12V but who cares about all that, it looks way awesome. These toggle switches come with those missile switch covers that make your project look like something out of a spy movie. They're also a great safety feature to ensure that you don't accidentally fire the missiles (or whatever it is your switch does). As if you needed any more convincing, they're also illuminated with a small LED in the end of the switch. These can be panel mounted into a 12mm hole.

Check the related items below for more color options!

Note: The LED can be illuminated with as low as 3.3V.

  • Rated for 12V 20A
  • Includes Missile Switch Cover
  • Illuminated

Toggle Switch and Cover - Illuminated (Blue) Product Help and Resources

Core Skill: DIY

Whether it's for assembling a kit, hacking an enclosure, or creating your own parts; the DIY skill is all about knowing how to use tools and the techniques associated with them.


Skill Level: Noob - Basic assembly is required. You may need to provide your own basic tools like a screwdriver, hammer or scissors. Power tools or custom parts are not required. Instructions will be included and easy to follow. Sewing may be required, but only with included patterns.
See all skill levels

Core Skill: Electrical Prototyping

If it requires power, you need to know how much, what all the pins do, and how to hook it up. You may need to reference datasheets, schematics, and know the ins and outs of electronics.

1 Electrical Prototyping

Skill Level: Noob - You don't need to reference a datasheet, but you will need to know basic power requirements.
See all skill levels


Looking for answers to technical questions?

We welcome your comments and suggestions below. However, if you are looking for solutions to technical questions please see our Technical Assistance page.

  • Ancyker / about 11 years ago / 2

    Is the LED powered independently? I want to use this switch for a data connection, so the LED will not be able to draw power from it.

  • TRYAN3131 / about 12 years ago / 2

    Could we get a picture of them in the dark, lit up (same for the other colors as well)? thanks

    • Member #278912 / about 12 years ago / 1

      I put the picture URL below, but it doesn't do them justice, they look awesome! Also, if you just hook up power and ground, the LED automatically lights up, the video kind of implied that the other tab is needed to power it, but it will turn on automatically. In fact, the "light" tab works great as a signal to a microcontroller input pin.

  • Member #513342 / about 11 years ago / 1

    Hi I want to put these in my 98 jeep cherokee sport, I’m thinking about switching out my rear defrost, rear wipers, and my fog lights for these switches. I need more help trying to figure out if they will fit or if they won’t, so can anyone help me, also I need to know how I to wire them up, if I get them?

  • wsanders / about 11 years ago / 1

    I take it the LED is the same color as the cover for this series of switches?

  • Nicholas2 / about 11 years ago / 1

    Is the LED always on? or just when switch is HIGH

    • Iron man / about 11 years ago / 1

      usually they will only light up in the on, thats my experience buy switches like this, but as for this product i'm unsure. contact sparkfun customer support. i'm sure they can help.

Customer Reviews

No reviews yet.