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Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch


  • Proven design in stationary and mobile hydraulic applications
  • Wide setpoint pressure range
  • Available in wide range of configurations
  • Precise setpoint adjustment
  • Factory preset or field adjustable
  • UL Type 4, IP65, IP68
  • Modular concept


  • Hydraulic power packs
  • Machine tools
  • Overload controls
  • Railways
  • Factory automation
  • Balers and compactors
  • Marine applications
Repeatability:±1% typical, piston models
±2% typical, diaphragm models


SPDT contact

Silver contacts:
3A @ 250 VAC
5A @ 120 VAC
0.4A @ 120 VDC

Gold contacts:
0.1A @ 125 VAC
0.1A @ 30 VDC
Switching Frequency:max. 60 /min piston switch
max. 30/ min diaphragm switch
Wetted Parts:
Process Fitting:


Seals & Diaphragms:

Adjustment Screw:

304 stainless steel

Aluminum die-cast 230

Buna-N, Viton®, EPDM, Neoprene

300 stainless steel (HEX 5) 
Electrical Connection: See options below
Enclosure Ratings: UL Listed, Type 4 for indoor and
outdoor use.
Pressure Connection: Standard CETOP (multiple pressure
connections available)

UL / cULus (CSA)
IP65 (DIN-plug), IP68 (cable)

Intrinsically safe II 1GD
EXia IIB T6 (DIN plug) - EXI
EXia IIC T6 (cable) - EXI
GL approval, Type D 
Ambient Temperature
Piston Switch:
Diaphragm Switch:

-40°F to +176°F (-40°C to +80°C)
-4°F to +176°F (-20°C to +80°C)
Adjustment Instructions:
Setpoint Adjustment:

Turn adjustment screw clockwise
to increase pressure;
counterclockwise to decrease
Shipping Weights:

CETOP Flange Model:

Adaptor Version Straight:

Adaptor Version 90° Angle:
0.88 lbs. (400 g)

0.77 lbs. (350 g)

1.36 lbs. (620 g)

1.48 lbs. (675 g)

 *See product configurator for additional options.

Wiring Code Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch Spencer Fluid Power


Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch Technical Drawings Spencer Fluid Power
Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch Product Configurator Spencer Fluid power
Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch

To order the Barksdale 8000 Compact Pressure Switch, contact your Spencer Fluid Power representative today 800-367-5646.  

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