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Old 12-04-2012, 11:37 AM   #75
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Originally Posted by markino View Post

As to how the magnetic sensor works - no idea! Could be something like a tiny reed switch, or perhaps an electronic sensor. If anyone knows, I'd be interested to hear...
Just found THIS site showing a teardown of the Kobo Glo (originally Italian), theres no reed in it but there is pictured a small black component. Possibly an SMD version of the rather old fashioned reed switch? Maybe THIS one?
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