Reed sensors for detecting key in ignition

Reed sensors for detecting key in ignition As long as the ignition key sensor is not actuated means that the driver has removed it, thereby cutting power...Continue reading ->

Reed Sensors to Prevent Thievery of Cargo Containers

Reed Sensors to Prevent Thievery of Cargo Containers Reed Sensors added to the GPS units serve as a theft proof device by installing a magnet inside the container....Continue reading ->
 

Reed sensors in Automobile Sun Visors

Reed sensors in Automobile Sun Visors A reed sensor and a magnet is used in the sliding mirror assembly to turn off the lamp when the...Continue reading ->

Reed Sensors in Electric Car Chargers

Reed Sensors in Electric Car Chargers Electrical cars are designed to have a range of 250-300 kilometers on a full charge and to ensure that the...Continue reading ->
 

Reed Sensors for Early Brake Sensing

Reed Sensors for Early Brake Sensing When the brake pedal is pressed, the magnet is the first to move away from the reed sensor, even before...Continue reading ->

Reed Switches in Exhaust Emissions Sensing

Reed Switches in Exhaust Emissions Sensing A simple vane with a magnet fitted inside the tailpipe of automobiles is used to trigger a reed switch which...Continue reading ->
 

Reed Sensors in Automobile Power windows

Reed Sensors in Automobile Power windows The motor which drives the glass up or down has a multi-pole ring magnet fitted to it that actuates the...Continue reading ->

Reed sensors to control Automobile Sun-roofs

Reed sensors to control Automobile Sun-roofs An automotive sun-roof, usually made of tinted glass, is a movable panel that can be opened or closed, fully or...Continue reading ->
 

Reed sensors used in Fuel cap position sensing

Reed sensors used in Fuel cap position sensing Driver information. Instrument panel dashboards need to show more and more information for the safety of the driver and passengers....Continue reading ->

Magnet sensors in Anti-lock braking system (ABS)

Magnet sensors in Anti-lock braking system (ABS) In ABS control, the onboard electronics needs to apply differential hydraulic pressure to each brake to prevent the car from...Continue reading ->
 

Reed switches in Coolant flow sensing

Reed switches in Coolant flow sensing A simple, cost effective reed switch based flow sensor can be connected in the coolant line of automobiles. As long...Continue reading ->

Reed switches in Defective lamp detection

Reed switches in Defective lamp detection Tail lamps and parking lamps are very vital elements of an automobile and any failure could cause accidents. Reed relays,...Continue reading ->
 

Reed sensors and Magnet sensors in Two wheeler applications

Reed sensors and Magnet sensors in Two wheeler applications Motor bikes and other two wheelers use plunger type switches for detecting depression of the front and rear brake levers...Continue reading ->

Magnet sensors in Low fluid level monitoring

Magnet sensors in Low fluid level monitoring Wind screen viper fluid, brake oil, power steering oil, and radiator coolant tanks can be fitted with a foamed magnet...Continue reading ->
 

Magnet sensors in Hydraulic arm position sensing

Magnet sensors in Hydraulic arm position sensing Bulldozers, earth movers, tractors, fork lifts and garbage compactor trucks use hydraulics to move cylinders and pistons to carry out...Continue reading ->

Reed switches in Seatbelt lock sensing

Reed switches in Seatbelt lock sensing In some cars, the seat belts need to be "clicked" in, or the display flashes a message. Vane sensors are...Continue reading ->
 

Accidental airbag deployment prevention

Accidental airbag deployment prevention When a collision occurs, accidental deployment of the airbags is prevented, by sensing whether passengers are sitting on the seats...Continue reading ->

Reed sensors in Central Locking of Cars with Remote Keys

Reed sensors in Central Locking of Cars with Remote Keys In newer cars with electronic keys, the key code is compared with onboard computer which then sends a signal to...Continue reading ->
 

Reed switches for Inclination sensing

Reed switches for Inclination sensing Recent statistics on automobile accidents reveal that the majority of fatalities arise due to side-wise roll over. Reed Switch based...Continue reading ->

Magnet sensors for Automobile Cruise Control

Magnet sensors for Automobile Cruise Control A multi pole ring magnet can be attached to the speedometer actuating shaft, and a reed sensor can sense the...Continue reading ->
 

Reed Switches in Automobile Relays

Reed Switches in Automobile Relays Miniature reed relays, capable of switching high loads are used in automobile climate control circuits to switch on or switch...Continue reading ->

Reed sensors in Accurate fuel level sensing

Reed sensors in Accurate fuel level sensing Special reed sensors with an integrated resistor can be mounted on PCBs to give out a potentiometric feed back across...Continue reading ->
 

Thermal sensors in Radiator, engine, and 4WD transmission temperature sensing

Thermal sensors in Radiator, engine, and 4WD transmission temperature sensing Thermal reed sensors can be mounted on the engine block to sense high temperatures and give an indication on the...Continue reading ->

Reed switches as Impact sensors for triggering airbags

Reed switches as Impact sensors for triggering airbags Statistics say almost 80% of automobiles use reed switch based crash sensors for triggering airbags. A ring magnet is mounted...Continue reading ->