Reed Relays and
Electronics India Limited
Manufacturer of Reed Switches, Reed Sensors and Reed-based products
Reed Relays and Electronics India Limited Incorporated in 1971

Rowing Electronics Data Tracking Using Reed Sensors

Reed switches in rowing electronics
Rowing

Rowing electronics have revolutionized the way rowing data is tracked and utilized, not only in competitive rowing but also in the realm of rowing machines and fitness equipment. Central to this innovation is the utilization of reed sensors, engineered with precision and durability to withstand the rigors of aquatic environments. These sensors, hermetically sealed to ensure water resistance, are strategically installed beneath each seat of the canoe, alongside a magnet affixed to the underside of the seat. As rowers propel through each stroke, the magnet’s oscillation over the reed sensor generates precise measurements, capturing both the frequency of strokes and the intervals between them with unparalleled accuracy.

The data collected by these sensors serves as the foundation for a wealth of insights and analytics, transcending mere stroke count to offer a comprehensive understanding of rowing performance. Through advanced algorithms and real-time processing, this raw data is translated into actionable information, providing invaluable feedback to rowers and coaches alike.

Moreover, the seamless integration of rowing electronics with handheld devices further enhances their utility, enabling instant access to performance metrics. Whether fine-tuning technique, optimizing training regimens, or analyzing race strategies, the versatility and precision of rowing electronics have cemented their status as indispensable tools in the pursuit of rowing excellence.

Application Classification

Applications are classified as Position Sensing, Pulse Counting, Electromagnetic or Relay, Temperature Sensing or Magnet Biasing types. This application is classified as follows and the link gives more information on best practices to help select the most suitable AT band and matching magnet.

Position sensing Type

Position sensing Position Sensing type application When an application requires the end position of a movement sensed, or the sensing of a part when it Continue reading ->

Jun 20, 2024

The Reed Switches and Sensors used in rowing electronics need to be robust, durable and efficient in meeting a high life expectancy. Our engineers work hard in life testing our products under various conditions, and our intention is to ensure end product durability and life. Although we wouldn’t want to restrict any of our products for use in only certain applications, the recommended products for use in this application are listed below.

MS-324 Miniature Flat Pack Reed Sensor with Actuator

Miniature flat pack sensor Drawing of MS-324 Magnet Sensor starFeatures10W Contact Rating. Normally Open contact. Three sensitivity bands. Sputtered Ruthenium Continue reading ->

Oct 30, 2020

MS-106 Reduced Miniature PCB Mountable Reed Sensor

Reduced miniature pcb reed sensor Drawing of MS-106 Reed SensorDrawing of MS-106 Reed Sensor Pad Layout starFeatures10W Contact Rating. 15.2 mm PCB Pitch. Normally Continue reading ->

May 22, 2024

MS-328 Flat Pack Reed Sensors with Actuator

MS-328 flat pack sensor starFeatures10W Contact Rating. Normally 30W Contact Rating. Normally Open contact. Three sensitivity bands. Sputtered Ruthenium Continue reading ->

Oct 30, 2020

MC-1425 Miniature Close-differential Reed Switch

Close Differential Miniature Reed Switch Size This Form A type MC-1425 Close Differential Reed Switch is built with specially pressed blades with slightly higher rigidity for close Continue reading ->

May 22, 2024