Mount-on-Metal

Sentry Ultra Slim

Dimensions: 1.43” x 0.43” x 0.07”

Tag overview

Proven effective in high tag-density environments, the Sentry Ultra Slim is the most reliable thin RFID tag solution for weapons, medical equipment and work-in-process tracking.

About the thickness of a quarter, the Sentry Ultra Slim is the thinnest mount-on-metal offering in Vizinex’s Sentry line of application-specific RFID tags. The Sentry Ultra Slim is an extremely efficient, cost-effective thin RFID tag solution for metal-mounted use cases requiring read ranges of 3-5 feet. Durability and reliability are the hallmarks of Sentry RFID tags, and the Ultra Slim is no exception.

The thin RFID tag’s high-performance adhesive allows for sturdy mounting on any metal surface, and rugged construction of fiber-reinforced composites allow for years of consistent performance.

Industries & Applications

Industries Using the Sentry Ultra Slim
  • Manufacturing
  • Healthcare
  • Defense
Sample Ultra Slim Applications
  • Metal containers
  • IT Assets
  • Medical equipment management
  • Work in process
  • Biological and medical sample tracking
  • Weapons management

Features & Benefits

  • A cost-effective thin RFID tag for shorter read range environments
  • 3-5 foot accurate read range on metal surfaces
  • High-performance acrylic adhesive
  • Low profile; less than 2mm tall
  • 96-bit EPC memory, plus 512-bit user memory

Sentry Ultra Slim Specifications

Physical
  • Dimensions: 36.3mm X 10.9mm X 1.8mm (1.43” x 0.43” x 0.07”)
  • Use Case: On metal
  • Attachment: High-performance acrylic adhesive
  • Weight: 1.5 grams
Electrical/RF
  • Typical Read Range: 3-5 feet at 36 dBm ERP
  • Frequency: 902-928 MHz
  • IC Platform: Alien Technology Higgs3
  • IC Memory: 96 bit EPC/512-bit user memory
Environmental
  • Classification: IP67
  • Operating Temperature: -50°C to +85°C (-58°F to +185°F)
  • Temperature Tolerance: -50° C to +185° C (-58°F to +365°F)*
  • Steel Ball Drop Test: 18” drop with 1” diameter steel ball

*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
  • AST1-044-0005

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.