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OEC 9800 Handswitch & Footswitch Troubleshooting Basics

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The X-ray handswitch and footswitch on your OEC 9800 are subject to a lot of wear and tear: being dropped, getting stomped on, having their cables run over. There's a pretty good chance that, over the lifetime of your C-arm, you'll have a malfunction from one or the other at least once.

Some of these problems can be diagnosed and repaired. Others, might simply require a total replacement. The video below will give you a brief overview of what proper functionality looks like, what some common problems with hand/footswitches are, and where you should look to find the causes of these problems.

Need an OEC 9800 hand or footswitch now? Grab your part number below and click here to order!


OEC 9800 Handswitch & Footswitch Troubleshooting Basics

OEC 9800 Handswitch and Footswitch Troubleshooting Basics

Need a Replacement?

If your handswitch or footswitch troubleshooting has revealed the need for a replacement. We can help with that. Contact our parts team here and use the part numbers below to place an order. Our parts ship the same day and next-day delivery is available.

OEC 9800 Handswitch: 00-901627-02 (or -03)

OEC 9800 Footswitch: 00-881060-02 (or -03)

For more information on handling X-ray switch problems, check out this blog:

How to Diagnose X-Ray Switch Errors for OEC C-Arms