The Cradle / Reed Switch Assy. utilizes a reed switch to signal the on/off hook status of the telephone when a Magnetic Handset is used in conjunction with it. This simple design uses no moving parts and is easier to maintain than most traditional hookswitches that rely on a moving lever and micro switch. - Reed Switch can be configured as “Normally Closed” or “Normally Open” - High Quality Chrome finish - No Moving Parts results in low maintenance. - Reed Switch is easily replaceable via 2 screws. - Includes 6" wire with two spade connectors.