Technical Blog Archive

Pendant Switches

Pendant Switch Uses Our pendant switches are used throughout many industries, although one of our most popular industries for this product is the medical industry. Pendant switches are operated by either a medical professional or the patient themselves to...

Metal Foot Pedal

Metal foot pedals form part of our footswitch range. They are used for various applications and we have different options available.  Why use a Metal Foot Pedal Metal foot pedals are a popular choice for industrial applications as they are robust and hard wearing making them suitable for...

Single Pole Switch

Single pole switches are well used within the home; the most well-known application for a single pole switch is a light switch. Single pole switches can be easily recognised; they are the typical on/off switch and often have the markings to indicate “on” or “off”, they...

Industrial Machine Switches

We have both footswitches and hand controls which are well suited to industrial machinery. Footswitches are a more popular choice as an industrial machine switch because it gives the user full use of both hands within a hazardous environment.  Applications for an Industrial Machine...

Why We are Open During The COVID-19 Pandemic

At Variohm Holdings, we are staying open. Our production and warehouse facilities remain operational to supply the part(s) required for our customers with a focus on particular industries which are crucial at this time. As a group, Variohm Holdings Ltd manufacture and supply products used to...

Variable Speed Foot Pedals

See all of our Variable Speed Foot Pedals here.  What is a Variable Speed Foot Pedal? A variable speed foot pedal can control the speed of the device it is connected to based on the amount of pressure applied by the operator. This is different from a standard footswitch which has a...