The CT10 is an encapsulated molded dry reed switch. It is single-pole, single throw (SPST) type, having normally open ruthenium contacts.
The sensor is a double-ended type and may be actuated with an electromagnet, a permanent magnet or a combination of both.
The device is designed for SMD mounting and is available in three lead configurations.
* NEW CT10-G2 now 260 ºC process temperature hardy.
A complete part number is represented by the digits to the right of the CT10 series prefix followed by a suffix as shown below.
EXAMPLE: CT10-1030-G1 is
• a CT10 sensor (10mm encapsulated switch)
• with a sensitivity range from 10 to 30AT
• lead ends are formed according to the G1 version
Liquid Level Sensing Using Reed Switch Technology (Full-Length App Note)
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