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
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Reed Switches

News and Updates

This page chronologically lists the changes and improvements that we have made in our organization, to our products, and on our website.

 

Social commenting

Social commenting

8 Aug 2014: Added social commenting in the Applications and Help & Support sections so users can comment on reed switch usage notes and application using Google+, Facebook or Twitter. Continue reading

Normally Closed Ultra-miniature SMD Reed Sensor

Normally Closed Ultra-miniature SMD Reed Sensor

1 Aug 2014: Added R5B normally closed ultra miniature SMD reed sensor capable of switching 5W. This sensor has a 6.5mm over all length! Continue reading

 

Standard Ferro-magnetic Metal Detection Sensor

Standard Ferro-magnetic Metal Detection Sensor

14 May 2014: New FM-328  sensor, can switch moderate loads of 10W. This sensor can detect any Ferro-magnetic material. Continue reading

New Responsive Website

New Responsive Website

1 Apr 2014: With great excitement, we unveiled our new responsive website. Aside from an updated look, it is also easier to better understand our wide range of products and applications, and link seamlessly into product usage notes that use pop-up glossary to help new reed switch users. Continue reading

 

Solar Plant

Solar Plant

8 May 2013: We installed a Solar plant as the first stage in reducing our dependency on fossil fuels. Our goal is to source 60-70% of our total power requirements from renewable sources over the next couple of years. Continue reading

Sputtering

Sputtering

30 Sep 2012: To make the factory more environment friendly, we went out of wet plating and went into a high vacuum sputtering process to coat all our reed contacts. Continue reading

 

New Location

New Location

23 Aug 2011: Our factory and office shifted to a new location as there was a need to build a new factory with the latest technology in construction as well as designing energy efficient equipments. The complete updated address can be found here. Continue reading

Product Catalogs

Product Catalogs

5 Feb 2009: Product Catalogs in PDF updated to reflect actuation distance and other changes made below. Continue reading

 

Actuation Distance

Actuation Distance

18 Jan 2009: Changes made to magnet actuation distances for the R5, R3, R2, R2B molded reed sensors and the MS-216-L, MS-228, MS-328 sensors as improvements in production process made these products more sensitive. Older AT band ordering codes will hold good. Continue reading

Ordering Code

Ordering Code

25 Dec 2007: AT bands and ordering codes for the R5, R3, R2 and R2B molded reed sensors were altered to help customers select the AT band before or after modification of leads. Continue reading

 

R3 SMD Reed Sensor

R3 SMD Reed Sensor

1 Jul 2007: R3 Reed Sensor dimensions increased slightly for better AT band holding during the moulding and SMD formation processes. Continue reading

Contact

Contact

15 Feb 2007: Our address pin code has been changed from 600 096 to 600 097. The complete updated address can be found here. Continue reading

 

New Telephone Numbers

New Telephone Numbers

15 Jul 2006: Our telephone numbers have changed and the new numbers are listed here. We have also enabled Google Apps for our domain and all email addresses have changed too. Continue reading

Re-closure Zones

Re-closure Zones

1 Feb 2006: Added new normally closed reed sensor sensitivity band 5-10 for very sensitive applications. Also added re-closure zones with respect to standard magnets. Continue reading

 

RoHS

RoHS

15 Oct 2005: Reed Switches and Reed Sensors are SGS certified for the RoHS compliant levels of Lead, Mercury, Cadmium and Hexalent Chromium. The SGS certificates are available in the corresponding product pages. Continue reading

Level Sensing Circuits

Level Sensing Circuits

28 July 2005: Different types of level sensing circuits for use in the domestic, construction and automotive industries. Continue reading

 

R5 Ultra-miniature SMD Reed Sensor

R5 Ultra-miniature SMD Reed Sensor

15 July 2005: New R5 Ultra-miniature SMD reed sensor capable of switching 5W. This sensor has a 6.5mm over all length! Continue reading

1 Apr 2005

1 Apr 2005

All product orders received from today will be supplied Lead (Pb) free, and will conform to the “Restriction of Hazardous Substances” RoHS directive. Continue reading

 

30 Dec 2004

30 Dec 2004

Added activation distances of reed sensors and magnet sensors for various magnets and AT bands. Customers can now select products and magnets based on their actuation distance requirements. Continue reading

20 Jul 2004

20 Jul 2004

Modified overall length of the HW-5052 high wattage reed switch form 83.4 mm to 79.0 mm to be more compatible with customer specific applications. Continue reading