Looking for the latest information on Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)? Or maybe you have questions on a specific application. Either way, the Metalcraft Asset Tracking Blog has got you covered. This valuable resource contains helpful articles and answers to questions posed by customers just like you trying to solve their toughest identifying and tracking problems.

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May 4, 2021

How Passive RFID Temperature Sensors Work

Adding to our series of posts around Passive Sensors and Passive Moisture Sensors, in this article we take a look at another popular type of passive…
April 9, 2021

Understanding the Different Types of RFID Tags

There are primarily three basic types of RFID tags that are familiar to most consumers who use the technology: active, passive, and semi-passive.  …
April 9, 2021

RFID Numbering Options

Customers for RFID tag technology will find numerous options when purchasing tags. Choices usually depend upon the cost, the application and the…
April 9, 2021

The Viper - RFID Converting For Quick Lead Times

Vipers can strike in, somewhere, between 50 and 90 milliseconds. Commonly thought, humans blink in approximately 100 milliseconds. According to Kyle…
April 9, 2021

3 Real Threats RFID Technology Is Helping Solve

One of the earliest and most prolific use of RFID technology has been in agriculture. Tracking and inventorying livestock, mostly in the cattle…
April 9, 2021

Universal Micro RFID Asset Tag - Small RFID Tag, Big Read Range

The Universal Micro Asset Tag measuring at 1 7/8" x 5/8" is a great solution to your identification projects that require a small RFID tag with great…
April 9, 2021

Best Asset Tags For Plastic Containers & Pallets [RFID & Non-RFID]

Returnable asset tracking including containers, pallets, totes and other mobile assets are vital to a company's supply chain and delivery fulfillment…
April 9, 2021

Construction of Passive RFID Tags

There are lots of different types of RFID tags (See Understanding the Different Types of RFID Tags) but a question we often answer is what makes up a…
April 9, 2021

LF, HF, UHF Frequency: What’s the Difference?

When choosing an RFID tag, one important but not-often-thought-of decision to make is the frequency of the tag. Which do you choose?  low…
April 9, 2021

RFID Tracking Technology Is Keeping Your Kids Safe

Already college campuses throughout North America are experimenting with RFID technology as a means of keeping track of the whereabouts of their…
April 9, 2021

3 Reasons RFID Tags Maintain Business Health

Intimate association with identification tags came for some at reception during military boot camp.  On issue, the identification tag, or dog tag,…
April 9, 2021

RFID Wristbands For Event Management

Whether an individual is hosting a music festival, purveying tickets at a water park, managing a multi-day, multi-session conference or orchestrating…