RF ID Systems

Test & Measuring Instruments, Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

RFID Data Loggers ensure cold chain validation.

October 8, 2015

With temperature range of -40 to +70°C, Easy2log© RFID Temperature Data Loggers offer temperature monitoring solution that allows users to track and trace food and beverage products for complete cold chain validation. IP67-rated loggers can each store up to 8,000 samples in internal memory. Using EPC C1G2 RFID interface, semi-passive tags have read range of 10 m in air (2.5 m on metal) at 2W ERP, allowing them to automatically read temperature data without opening product boxes. Read More

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AEI Reader tracks rail cars and cargo inventory.

October 8, 2015

Featuring integrated UHF RFID capability, Trimble® Juno® T41 R-AEI reads both rail-industry specific Automatic Equipment Identification tags and Electronic Product Code tags used worldwide. Mobile workers can stand up to 8 ft away to read AEI tag and more than 12 ft to read EPC tags, allowing safety requirements to be met. Equipped with 4.3 in. sunlight-readable display and 32 GB flash memory, IP68-rated handheld reader includes GSM/CDMA, Wi-Fi, and Bluetooth® technology. Read More

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Flexible RFID System can read 3 different frequencies.

July 28, 2015

Addressing flexible manufacturing challenges, BIS V has 4 dedicated RFID ports and one IO-Link master port. This combination allows RFID to be mixed with sensors, hubs, actuators, and SmartLight tower lights. Rated to IP65, processor can mount directly on production line and connect to major control systems. Network In and Out port enables network to be configured in multiple topologies and make single connection back to PLC via Ethernet/IP, Profinet, Profibus, CC-Link, or Ethercat. Read More

Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Automatic ID

Long Range RFID Reader operates at vehicle entry checkpoints.

May 28, 2015

Designed to control passage of vehicles at entrance points, Model IR10 allows proximity card presentation without leaving car. System provides RS-485 and Wiegand outputs, and supports card reading distances from 60–100 cm, depending on proximity card type. Considering different heights of passenger cars and heavy trucks, it is recommended to install four IR10 readers at vehicle checkpoint: 2 for entrance and 2 for exit. They can be connected to one PERCo controller, which operates boom barrier. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Automatic ID

Mobile RFID System manages medical field inventory.

April 23, 2015

Providing automated inventory management system with no manual tracking, barcodes, or scanners, RFID Mobile Case helps solve issues of managing field inventory. Every piece in kit, whether added or removed, along with each kit's location is recorded in real-time. For field reps this means that sales are instantly recorded, eliminating paperwork lag times. RFID Mobile Case can also trigger automated invoicing for consignment applications and facilitate rep-to-rep transfers. Read More

Automatic ID, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment

RFID Transponders, Handheld Reader suit service applications.

April 8, 2015

Suited for use in distributed configurations, UHF RFID data carriers RF622L and hardened RF622T offer 4 KB capacity that enables data to be stored on tagged objects and facilitates accelerated access to them. Mobile handheld reader, Simatic RF650M, operates from rechargeable battery (up to 9 hr/charge) and enables identification of numerous transponders at ranges up to 3 m in logistics and service applications. It can also be used for writing to transponders. Read More

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Firmware-Optimized RFID Modules support autonomous operation.

December 30, 2014

Micro and Micro-LTE embedded UHF RFID modules of ThingMagic Mercury® 6e Series feature firmware that allows for autonomous operation by enabling hardware read triggers and savable configuration settings. Also, functionality eliminates need for users to write and run MercuryAPI development code and simplifies building of RFID-enabled products. Modules can also be configured to start reading and outputting tag data upon power up or change of state of general purpose input (GPI) line. Read More

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RFID Desktop Readers feature intelligent self-tuning technology.

November 19, 2014

Magellan PJM1 Series models MDR-4330AT and MDR-3021AT leverage intelligent self-tuning technology that lets RFID reader automatically adjust sensitivity to achieve optimal performance regardless of number, size, or type of PJM RFID tags being used. While benchtop MDR-4330AT reads tagged items in any orientation and in densely packed containers and offers 43 x 30 cm 3D reading surface, MDR-3021AT is designed for tag encoding purposes and offers 30 x 21 cm directional reading surface. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Communication Systems & Equipment, Automatic ID

Real-Time Locating Systems track objects or people.

October 1, 2014

Used to automatically identify and track location of objects or people, Real-Time Locating Systems comprise NSAR-820 Activators, 125 KHz/2.45 GHz NSAT-709 Tags, and NSAR-800/850 gain adjustable active RFID reader/writers. NSAR-820 transmitter provides 125 KHz signal which activates tags. Tags then transmit unique ID along with activator's address ID to 2.45 GHz reader/writers to provide tag's exact location. As long as tags are not being activated, they work in sleep mode to extend battery life. Read More

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Rugged 2.45 GHz Active RFID Reader has IP67-rated design.

September 30, 2014

Operating in global and open radio frequency band of 2.45 GHz, NSAR-800 detects and decodes RFID signals from NSAT series active RFID tags. Data can be sent to remote computing systems from built-in Ethernet and RS232 interfaces; Wi-Fi or Wiegand options are available. While built-in directional or Omni antenna allows identification of active tags from up to 600 ft away, reading range for heavy-duty active tags (NSAT-704) increases up to 4,900 ft in outdoor environment. Read More

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UHF RFID Reader transmits data in bundles.

September 19, 2014

Featuring sealed metal housing for operation in adverse conditions, F190 UHF Read/Write Head can detect several products in container simultaneously using multi-tag reading. Up to 40 tags can be transmitted to read head in single step. Offering typical read range of 0.2–1.5 m, device accommodates linear vertical, linear horizontal, or circular polarization. Reader integrates into existing IDENTControl systems, enabling users to connect to Ethernet/IP, PROFINET, TCP/IP, and EtherCAT protocols. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Automatic ID

Portable UHF RFID Readers track product temperature.

August 13, 2014

Available in wearable and keyfob versions, both with Bluetooth interface, CAEN UHF RFID Readers collect data from Easy2log© temperature sensor RFID tags. Units can configure devices and download data through packaging and boxes with wireless link. Designed for indoor and outdoor use, readers are compliant with ISO 18000-6C/EPC C1G2 standards, and can integrate with traceability web portal for complete cold chain validation in food and pharmaceutical industries. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Automatic ID

e-Paper Replacement transforms materials flow management.

May 30, 2014

Featuring 10 in. paper-size display designed as build book replacement for large capital goods manufacturing, View 10 combines RFID, infrared, and WiFi communications technologies to drive real-time intelligence to operators at point of assembly while returning advanced analytics to plant management. Each e-tag can be automatically or manually triggered to display custom instructions at different locations on factory floor, and remotely updated as priorities and build schedules fluctuate. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Software, Automatic ID

RFID Edgeware Platform provides location recognition.

April 21, 2014

Complementing iMotion RFID and Sensor Edgeware Platform, Cognitive Location Processing provides algorithms that establish asset location based on collection of data points and process contexts. Solution is suitable when tags are in motion or physical environment is less than ideal. By combining sensor input from multiple sources, awareness or context, memory of past events, and intelligent smoothing, solution determines what is happening in physical world when faced with uncertain sensory input. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Electronic Components & Devices, Automatic ID

UHF RFID Device features wired I2C interface.

April 8, 2014

Operating in 900 MHz frequency band, Model LXMS2HACNF-165 conforms to ISO/IEC 18000-6C and EPC global C1G2 standards. Addition of I2C interface means that data of IC mounted on customer’s equipment and connected to it can be read using UHF RFID-Reader/Writer. Likewise, data in RFID device can be read by IC. Potential applications include management of memory settings of consumer appliances prior to shipping, holding appliance error log data, and recording environmental data. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Automatic ID

RFID Technology simplifies inventory, inspection processes.

March 28, 2014

CM Smart ID™ RFID is available as standard on CM Bandit HMI-certified ratchet lever hoists or as option on CM shackles as small as ½ in. When integrated with inventory and inspection management system, this scalable RFID technology enables accelerated inventory tracking and serialization, efficient safety inspections, and accurate inventory and inspection data. Each chip is associated with detailed product information, which is uploaded and stored in cloud for anywhere, any time access. Read More

Labels, Tags, Signage & Equipment, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Automatic ID, Non-Industrial Products

Silicone RFID Wristband increases event/medical efficiency.

January 3, 2014

Suited for sporting events, festivals, conferences, and exhibitions as well as hospitals and medical emergencies, smart and waterproof RFID Silicone Wristbands-46 series promotes access management efficiency. Reading distance is up to 20 cm depending on reader and IC type, and tag complies with ISO15693 protocols and ISO14443 standards. Working on frequency of 125 KHz or 13.56 MHz, product features replaceable electronic chip and can be customized with colors and logo. Read More

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RFID Data Carriers provide up to 128 KB memory.

December 19, 2013

Working up to 8x as fast as standard ISO 15693, RFID Data Carriers are suited for track-and-trace applications in automotive assembly lines. IP68-rated units require no external energy supply and have virtually unlimited read/write cycles. Equipped with USB as service interface to PCs, BIS-V controller is available with Profibus, EtherCAT, Ethernet/IP, or CC-Link interface. Up to 4 HF read/write heads (13.56 MHz) or LF read/write heads (125 kHz) can be connected and are automatically recognized. Read More

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Long Range RFID Reader captures multiple transponder tags.

December 3, 2013

Able to capture multiple transponder tags in production control and internal logistics applications, SIMATIC RF290R 13.56 MHz reader complies with ISO 15693 air interface protocol and integrates into automation or IT levels. Supported connections include Profinet, Profibus, Ethernet, and RS232. Up to 6 antennas can be connected to reader, delivering coverage range up to 60 cm with one antenna and 1 m in gate design with antenna duplexer or multiplexer. Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software, Automatic ID

Development System facilitates integration of embedded RFID.

November 26, 2013

Delivered as extensible development environment, ThingMagic® Mercury® xPRESS Platform combines microcontroller-based motherboard with ThingMagic Mercury6e Series of RFID modules and integrated software development environment built on ThingMagic Mercury C API. Reference design files include schematics, layout files, Gerber files, bill of material, and component data sheets. With platform, developers can bring up fully functional RFID reader in minutes. Read More