Electro-Fashion Sewable Magnetic Switch

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About this product


Product overview

• A simple, normally open (NO) magnetic switch
• Great for all wearable projects
• Connected purely by conductive thread
• Magnet is supplied

What can you do with the magnetic switch?
You can easily sew this electro fashion magnetic switch into your wearables project. This will give you a magnetic reactive sensor on your clothing or fabric, which will trigger when a magnet is placed near the reed switch.


Switch Type Reed
Switch State Normally open
Max Voltage 200 V DC
Max Current 1 A
Connection Sewable
Width 6 mm
Depth 25 mm
Height 3 mm
Package Contents Magnetic reed switch

Does the switch only stays on if a magnet is present or will the switch remain permanently switched on after the magnet is removed and only switches off once the magnet is tapped on the switch again?

Asked by: Beee
• Circuit is completed when the magnet is placed close to the PCB
Answered by: Dominic
Date published: 2016-02-01
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