Reed switches are mechanical switches that react to the presence of magnetic fields (magnets). They are often used as a low-cost alternative to electronic magnetic switches.
Advantages – Your benefits
For cost-effective applications
- Installation into the sensor groove
for space-saving, easy, and fast assembly on the product
- Version with standard plug connector
for fast and easy exchangeability of the extension cable
- Very flexible cable in PUR version
for a long service life
Options and special information
- Sources of interference
Sensors can be influenced by other magnetic fields in the immediate vicinity. Disturbing magnetic fields can be generated by motors, electric welders, permanent magnets or magnetized material (so-called soft magnets) such as hexagon socket wrenches, chips, etc.