REV1 Mullion Reader


  • Proximity reader (Max 150mm range)
  • High fidelity reading (1:100 million error rate)
  • Secure digital data exchanges
  • Range selection
  • Battery low indicator
  • Back to back mounting (for “in” and “out” control)
  • Fast multiple (anti-clash) reading
  • Screw terminal connectors
  • ETSI EN300-330


The REV1 mullion reader is a complete Cyphertag® reader. It has been designed to provide a short range, low cost complement to Identec's "Hands Free" readers. It is simple and quick to install. Supplied as standard in a silver ABS housing with the fixing screws covered with a silver ABS cover. Alternative housing and labels can be supplied contact Identec for further information.

The REV1 operates with any Cyphertag® tag providing a typical reading range with the TV1 tags of 150mm (can be reduced to 20mm by link selection). LED indication is provided to indicate the reader is powered and that a tag is being read. A separate Green LED can be controlled externally to indicate acceptance by the management systems.




Specification Details
Output Format: Wiegand or Clock and Data & RS232
Physical Size: 86 x 39 x 17mm          3 7/16 x 1 9/16 x 5/8 in.
Weight: 73gm                               2.56oz
Material: Body:
Silver ABS moulding epoxy filled
Silver ABS moulding with label recess
Light grey & orange polycarbonate (opt)
Temperature Specification: -20°C to +60°C               -4°F to 140°F
Humidity: 0 to 80% non condensing
LED Indication: RED internally controlled
GREEN externally controlled
Terminations: 7 pin screw terminal
Power Requirements: 5 – 26 volts DC @ 50mA max.
Buzzer Operation: Firmware enabled
Buzz on Tag Read or Buzz for Battery Low
Read Range: Std. 150mm, reduced by link selection to 75mm or 20mm
Customised range options available
Speed of Reading: Multiple tag reading standard
Typically 3 tags per second
Back to Back Operation: Ensures uncompromised operation






The product is suitable for numerous applications, they include but are not limited to:

  • Replace Card Swipe Readers
  • Cashless Vending Application
  • Hazardous areas
  • Areas with high levels of interference
  • Short range / localised requirements
  • Simple Tag Battery Tester

Ordering Information

Ordered as REV1 for open 26 bit Wiegand Reader. Unit can be supplied with the buzzer enabled indicating either tag read or tag battery low. Mode must be specified at the time of ordering.

Technical Details

Download the 1st manual for REV1 Mullion Reader.

Download the datasheet for REV1 Mullion Reader.