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.

With over 70 years of experience, we’ve accumulated massive amounts of education information to help customers better understand the importance of implementing an asset tracking system that works specifically for their application. Sharing knowledge to help advance the industry – that’s ID Made Better®.

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In Metalcraft Asset Tracking Blogs, you will find:
  • Helpful tips on different project Implementations
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  • Insight into different tracking technologies i.e, barcode and RFID
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April 8, 2021

RFID Inlays Have Many Components

Learn more about each stage of development as the experts at Metalcraft tackle those building blocks in this article on inlay components. 
April 8, 2021

RFID NFC Tag Basics

Near Field Communication allows highly secure, two-way communication between devices.
April 8, 2021

RFID In Retail Can Boost Sales

From manufacturing to inventory and in-store purchase, RFID tags are allowing retailers to have complete visibility of the goods they sell.
April 8, 2021

Finding the Right RFID Converter

Metalcraft's experts will help you determine your needs, providing a strong partnership for a successful installation.
April 8, 2021

RFID Converting

Metalcraft uses the experience of its past, modern technical know-how and creative vision to manufacture the best value in RFID and other label marketing to you-after listening to your needs.
April 8, 2021

RFID Vehicle Tracking Applications

Car washes, gated communities and tolls are just a few ways RFID tags can be used to track vehicles.
April 8, 2021

Do RFID Systems Read In Real Time?

While a time delay always exists, passive tags can give continuous information.
April 8, 2021

RFID Tags or Barcode Labels - Which is the Better Asset Tag Solution?

The technology you choose depends on a variety of factors, including the material the tag will be attached to and if you need line-of-sight to read the tag.
April 8, 2021

Mother Nature's No Match For RFID Weather-Proof Tags

Metalcraft's RFID tags are durable enough to stand up to the weather elements.
April 7, 2021

Avoid these 6 common pitfalls and gotchas of RFID implementation

Before jumping straight into RFID it’s important to think through the application and come up with a detailed objective and implementation plan.
April 7, 2021

3 Ways To Use RFID For Vehicle Tracking

The benefits go beyond simple access control, including vehicle identification, adding additional levels of security and streamlining tollways.
April 7, 2021

How Are RFID Tags Made?

RFID tags consist of a chip (where the data is stored), tag antenna (recieves signals from the interrogator) and substrate (material used to hold everything together).