One of the most basic elements of an intrusion system is the alarm contact or switch used to secure doors, windows and other building openings. Although ubiquitous and not overly complex, alarm contacts nonetheless require the utmost attention to ensure proper alarm system operations. It’s been a considerable time since we have discussed the important and exciting subject of magnetic alarm contact sensors.
Magnetic switch and sensor technology provider Magnasphere Corp.’s MSS line of sensors has achieved UL 634 Standard listing for connectors and switches for intrusion alarm systems.
For the first time in decades innovation is rocking the world of intrusion contacts. Discover how new alarm switch technology may make established drawbacks like fragile construction, global activation, fusion susceptibility and magnetic manipulation a thing of the past.
Nonmercury RoHs-compliant switches can be actuated by ferrous metal – Magnasphere Corp., is finding uses for its non mercury, RoHS-compliant tilt switches in a variety of off-highway applications to sense outrigger, boom or hitch positions. READ MORE ...