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Magnetic Sensing Technologies: Reed switches vs. Hall effect switches

Magnetic Sensing Reed vs. Hall Effect
Hall SensorsReed SensorsReed Switches
“Two Diverse Magnetic Sensing Solutions Have Key Features for Specific Applications” If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: Introduction Two Diverse Magnetic Sensing Solutions; One Key Difference Power Efficiency Shifts Magnetic Sensing Technologies Both Sensing Technologies Address Specific...
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Reed Switches and Dynamic Contact Resistance

DCR Test successive operations
Dynamic Contact ResistanceReed Switch PerformanceReed Switches
“Dynamic contact resistance is a “true” test and a way of measuring the contact resistance of reed switches to ensure fault free operation, and maximum switching efficiency.” If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: Introduction What is a...
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Magnet Interaction Effects on Reed Switch Operations

Effect of magnet interaction on reed switch operation
How a Reed Switch Operates Using a MagnetMagnet InteractionMagnetic Lines of FluxThe Way the Magnet Works
“Magnet interaction effects on reed switch operations can be understood by looking at the magnetic lines of flux and the way the magnet works.”   If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: Introduction Magnet Interaction Magnetic Lines of...
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What are the Basic Principles of Magnet Interactions?

Multiple Reed Switch Actuation with rotating 2-pole magnet interaction
How Does a Reed Switch Work?Magnet InteractionPrinciples of Magnet Interactions
“Principles of magnet interactions play an important role in the activation of the reed switches opening and closing.” If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: The Basic Principles of Magnet Interactions The Details of Magnet Interactions How Interaction...
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What is a Reed Switch and How Does it Work?

How a reed switch works with a permanent magnet positioned parallel to the switch and moving perpendicular over the center of the switch.
History of Reed Switch TechnologyHow Does a Reed Switch Work?What is a Reed Switch?
“What is a Reed Switch and How Does it Work – A reed switch is an electromechanical switching device that contains two ferromagnetic blades in a hermetically sealed glass envelope, so these components can exist or be used in almost any environment.” If there are particular areas you need help...
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Standex Electronics Unveils New Vacuum Impregnation Machine that Improves Sealing Capabilities to Eliminate the Negative Effects of Porosities for Customers

Standex Electronics Mexico
MagneticsManufacturingPower MagneticsTransformers
The Standex Electronics facility in Agua Prieta, Mexico, has added a LOCTITE® vacuum impregnation machine to its operation to further improve the quality and regulatory compliance of its components. When designing and manufacturing high-quality electronic components, sealing through vacuum impregnation is vital to ensuring that they exceed all industry requirements and...
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Northlake Engineering Custom Transformer Output Increases by 40%

Northlake Engineering facility for custom transformer manufacturing
MagneticsManufacturingNorthlake EngineeringPower MagneticsTransformers
“New Coil Winding Machine Increases Northlake Engineering Custom Transformer Output by 40%- the Industry’s Highest Quality & Most Reliable Transformers”   If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: Introduction Benefits of the New Coil Winding Machine Northlake Engineering...
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SMD Reed Sensor Lineup Expands – New 6.4mm Package

MK31 SMD reed sensor
MK31 SeriesSMD Reed SensorSurface Mount Reed Sensor
Standex Electronics has added the MK31 series to its SMD Reed Sensor lineup! As portable electronic devices, handhelds, and even wearables continue to get smaller, so does the demand for electronic components! Thus, both smarter and more power efficient designs are also on the rise. The new MK31 series is...
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3M Respirator Devices Use Reed Sensors to Fight COVID-19

ICU artificial lung ventilator
Reed SensorsReed Switch Applications
Respirator Devices Use Standex MK20 Series Reed Sensors Standex Electronics is proud to help in the fight against the spread of COVID-19 by providing 3M with custom MK20/1-BV51201 reed switches for use in their respiratory devices. These respiratory devices have fulfilled an urgent need as many healthcare professionals search for...
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Standex Reed Switches: The Ultimate Utility Player

Standex Electronics Japan reed switches
Reed Switch ApplicationsReed Switch PerformanceReed Switches
“Standex reed switches feature unique durability and longevity. Reed relays and sensors both utilize these components at the heart of their switching mechanism.” If there are particular areas you need help with, feel free to skip to any of the following sections: How do Reed Switches Uniquely Perform? Reed Switches...
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