Coin-operated timers are ideal for machines or amenities that provide services. The user must insert coins or tokens to access the provided service. For example, sports field lighting, UV tanning machines, or campground showers.
Equipped with a factory-set fixed timer and mechanical operation by coin or token insertion. It can also be equipped with a pre-warning relay which activates an acoustic or light signal to warn the user of the end of the timer. This allows time for the user to insert more coins and extend the time without cutting off the light, shower water, television, etc.
Electronic timers by coin or token insertion which allow the activation of machines or circuits for a set time between 1 min. and 150 h. They come with additional functions such as special timer settings, end-of-timer warnings, or timer pauses.