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VG-SWITCH Wifi Mailbox Sensor

Detect if any door or gate is open in your house, yard or your farm.

When used with our WiFi Sensor Hub you can get email or text notifications of when doors are opened or closed, warned if livestock gates are left open, or even tell you when your mail has arrived when used as a mailbox sensor.

The VG-SWITCH is a conveniently packaged contact closure limit switch, which can be easily mounted with it's adhesive tape, or with screws. It can be configured as normally open or normally closed, by swapping the position on an internal jumper. Likewise the direction of the trigger bar can be rotated 180 degrees, so that it can be mounted to any side of a door or gate. It is enclosed in a 3D printed enclosure, and includes a 24 inch (61cm) cable.

VG-SWITCH limit switch for gates and doors

VG-SWITCH: Limit switch for gates and doors.

Door and Gate Sensor Applications

  • Mailbox detector.
  • Detect when your lifestock gates have been left open.
  • Detect open windows and doors.

Door and Gate Sensor Features

  • Easily mounts to any door or gate with included tape.
  • Easily integrates with our VegeHub Garden Sensor WiFi Hub.
  • Low cost.
  • The small size make's it unnoticeable.
  • Can be configured as normally open, or normally closed.
  • The internal limit switch can be rotated 180 degrees to match any door configuration.

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VG-SWITCH - Door and Gate Sensor Ordering Info

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ORDER INFO
Part Number Description Price Purchase
VG-SWITCH Door and gate detector sensor $9.95 Buy Now

VG-SWITCH - Specifications

Dimensions See drawing below.
Operational temperature -40°C to 85°C
Cable Length 24" (61cm)
Enclosure Material 3D Printed PLA.

Door and Gate Sensor Dimensions

VG-SWITCH dimensions

Door and Gate Sensor Instructions

VG-SWITCH limit switch for gates and doors

The contacts of the switch can be changed between normally open and normally closed, by removing the 4 screws and opening the enclosure, and sliding the jumper to the appropriate terminals. Likewise the limit switch can be rotated 180 degrees when the enclosure is opened. The actuator should be configured such that it is parallel to the movement of the door.

VG-SWITCH - Setup with VegeHub

Use the following wiring table to connect the sensor to a hub.

Terminal Block PinWire ColorDescription
1NO CONNECTIONVOUT
2BlackOUT
3BareGND

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