25 January 2013
With product tracking a major issue, ifm electronic has introduced the new UHF RFID system. Using the 865-870 MHz band (there is also a 902-928 MHz variant for the North American market), the new system offers flexibili
Flexibility is enhanced by the selection of antennae available. For the European range there are five.
The more compact ultra-low and low range will read tags in close proximity without seeing adjacent tags, making them the most selective.
A mid-range antenna will pick up data from a tag up to 2m away, while the long range options can even read a tag at 7m.