Mount-on-Metal

Allied VX-Mid

Dimensions: 1.1” x 2.3” x 0.24”

Tag overview

Part Number: AST1-057-0001 | AST1-077-0001 (HT Version)

Engineered to withstand demanding industrial environments, the Allied VX-Mid is a mount-on-metal UHF RFID tag that ensures accurate readings for yard management, manufacturing and more.

Created in response to customer demand for rugged tags suitable for harsh environments, the Allied VX-Mid combines Vizinex RFID’s exclusive ViziCore technology with Xtreme RFID’s proprietary plastic injection molding process. The result is a compact, rugged tag with a 25-plus foot read range and a 10-year life expectancy.

The Allied VX-Mid was designed with the industrial user in mind. It is ideal for a broad range of applications, from warehousing to transportation.

Industries & Applications

Industries Using the Allied VX-Mid
  • Oil & Gas
  • Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Agricultural
Sample VX-Mid Applications
  • Yard management
  • Returnable transport items
  • Equipment rental

Features & Benefits

  • Small footprint (1.1” x 2.3” x 0.24”), providing excellent performance-to-size ratio
  • Customizable with clear resin and labels with human readable numbers
  • Ruggedized encapsulation ensures tag durability and longevity, with industry’s highest Ingress Protection Rating (68)
  • Read distances over 25 feet when mounted on metal
  • Multiple attachment methods: manufactured with two holes to screw securely into place, or supplied with high strength adhesive or an optional weld plate

Allied VX-Mid Specifications

Physical
  • Dimensions: 27.9 x 58.4 x 6.1 mm (1.1” x 2.3” x 0.24”)
  • Use Case: On metal
  • Attachment: 2 screws or rivets; 3M high strength VNH adhesive
  • Encasement: Polyproplene
Electrical/RF
  • Typical Read Range: 25 feet
  • RF Protocol: UHF, EPC Class 1 Gen 2, ISO 18000-6C
  • Frequency: 902-928 MHz (U.S. Band)
  • IC Platform: Alien Technology Higgs3
  • IC Memory: 96 bit EPC
Environmental
  • Classification: IP68
  • Operating Temperature: -50°C to +85°C (-58°F to +185°F)
  • Temperature Tolerance: -50° C to +185° C (-58°F to +365°F)* / HT version: -40°C to 190°C (-40°F to 375°F)
  • Pressure Test: 241 Bar Water Pressure Washer
  • Steel Ball Drop Test: 1.8 kg ball drop from 1.52 meters 5 times
  • Maximum (Calculated) Water Submersion Depth: 4.0 km (2.5 miles)

*Vizinex tags survive hundreds of cycles of exposure to temperatures in the tolerance range. Vizinex tags can survive limited exposure to higher or lower temperatures. Call for more information.

Part Number
  • AST1-057-0001
  • HT Version: AST1-077-0001

About the Sentry Platform

Vizinex RFID’s Sentry™ line of high performance, cost-effective, and application-specific RFID tags are based on a printed circuit board platform. This well-established manufacturing process offers unsurpassed reliability and consistency in read range performance. At the core of the tag is a fiber-reinforced composite material that gives the Sentry its innate ruggedness. The innovative, patented tag design enables fast prototyping and affordable customization – essential to the expanding requirements of the RFID industry.