Universal MC RFID Tag


  • Preprinted or blank for thermal transfer printing and encoding on site
  • IP68 rated
  • Preprinted tags include a handy tag dispenser
  • Next-day shipping for blank tags
  • Compatible with RFID Tracking Software

A versatile and affordable RFID tag made in the USA to fit a wide array of on-metal and standard applications, the Universal MC RFID Tag is available both preprinted and onsite printable to handle whatever asset tagging application you have.

Specifications Data
Material Polyester
Serialization All alphanumeric bar codes are photo imaged with a human-readable equivalent. Guaranteed no skips in sequence. Code 39 with 2.7 to 9.4 characters per inch (CPI) is standard. Other bar code symbologies including Code 128, I 2 of 5, 2D DataMatrix and QR Code.
Label Copy The label copy may include block type, stylized type, logos or other designs
Colors Standard colors include black, red, yellow, green or blue. Custom spot colors are also available at no additional charge. Due to contrast needed for the bar code scanner, all bar codes are black.
Standard Adhesive High performance adhesive
Frequency Range 860-960 MHz (UHF, Class I Gen 2)
Sizes 2.05" x 1"
Packaging Produced and shipped in roll form.
Destructive Test Summary
Tag materials withstand 2000 hrs. of exposure to UV-340a fluorescent lamps with a continual exposure cycle consisting of 8 hours UV-340a lamp exposure followed by 8 hours of condensation with no UV lamp exposure. Certain printed copy colors such as red and yellow did exhibit fade.
Destructive Test Data
Chemical Test Summary
Al tags still read post exposure. Isopropyl alcohol sample had 1/4" of edge erosion of adhesive on PET face sheet after 48 hours.
Chemical Test Data
Length of immersion DI water Salt water 5% Bathroom cleaner Glass cleaner Diesel fuel Brake fluid Acetone Isopropyl alcohol Nitric acid Hydrochloric acid Sodium hydroxide
2 hours no effect no effect no effect no effect no effect no effect adhesive ooze no effect no effect no effect no effect
24 hours no effect no effect no effect no effect adhesive ooze no effect adhesive ooze adhesive ooze no effect no effect no effect no effect
48 hours no effect no effect loss of adhesion to glass panel no effect adhesive ooze no effect tag delaminated adhesive ooze no effect no effect no effect
Temperature Test Data
Read Range Test Data
Sample Metal Plastic Cardboard Wood Glass Free air
Average 15.05 feet 4.68 feet 5.22 feet 5.39 feet 4.81 feet 5.47 feet
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