Magnetic Swipe Reader

Magnetic Swipe Reader

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Superior keyboard wedge technology allows you to configure the card reader using your keyboard - no DIP switches, barcode reader, or software required.
  • Single, dual, or triple track versions

  • Unique cable design works with both 5 pin DIN and 6 pin Mini-DIN keyboard

  • Card data is sent as keystrokes - no software changes are required

  • Optional serial converter converts from keyboard wedge to RS-232
    interfaces (single and dual RS-232)

  • Good Read/No Read indicators (buzzer and bright tri-color LED)

  • Superior reading performance utilizing advanced bit recovery techniques

  • Wide range of card swipe speeds - fast or slow, even with triple track

  • Comprehensive user manual, complete with troubleshooting section, table of
    contents, and index

  • Miniature size saves valuable space
Head Life 300,000 passes minimum
Electrical 5V @ 70 milliamps MAX (setup mode), 60 milliamps MAX (active), and 25 milliamps MAX (standby); Receives power from the computerís keyboard port
Mechanical 1 5/8" W x 11/16"H x 4"L
6í Y-cable assembly with unique adapter for 5 pin DIN and 6 pin Mini-DIN connections
Two Velcro strips included for easy mounting

0 - 60 C operating temperature
10 - 90% relative humidity (non-condensing)
FCC class A tested and verified

Warranty 3 year parts and labor warranty (head wear is not warranted)