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Portable magstripe reader with timestamp
The SST TA90 is a portable magnetic card reader capable of reading both tracks 1 and 2 of standard magnetic stripe cards. After a card is swiped, the SST TA90 gives a visual indication that the swipe was good (green) or bad (red). For good swipes, the data from tracks 1 and 2 is stored in non-volatile memory for later retrieval. Each card entry is also time stamped with the date and time of the swipe. The stored data can be downloaded to a PC compatible computer using the cable and software provided with the unit. The TA90 to track time and attendance, service calls, home visits, outdoor events, VIP and customer loyalty cards, subcontractors and more.
Self contained, handheld package
Battery operated - up to 20,000 swipes
Reads tracks 1 and 2 - no data restrictions
Stores 200 card scans
Visual indication of good/bad swipe
Only valid swipes are stored
All swipes are timestamped
Data retained even if power removed
Includes PC software & download cable
Ready to use with battery and carry case
Battery 1x3V "CR2032" type standard lithium cell (user replaceable)
Memory 32k bytes EEPROM
Indicators Red LED, Green LED
Timestamp Yes - date and time
Card type ISO 7811 compliant magnetic media
Tracks 1 and 2
Card thickness 0.010" to 0.050"
Bit density 60 to 265 bits per inch
Swipe direction Unidirectional
Swipe speed 2 to 50 inches per second
Operating temperature 0 to 60C
Computer interface 3 wire RS232, 9600 bps via DB9 download cable
Housing ABS plastic with steel insert for card support
Size 3.5" L x 1.5" W x 1.2" H
Cable DB9 female to 3.5mm phono plug, 5 ft long
Operating system Windows 95, 98, XP, 2000
Specifications subject to change without notice.
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