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Beef Stocker USA 2013 Survey of the Animal Identification Industry
 

Responding Company: Y-Tex Corporation
Survey Section: Handheld


 

Company:

Y-Tex Corporation
  

 

Manufacture RFID Reader:

Yes
  

 

Available for Purchase:

Animal health and veterinary distributors, systems integrators, and various associations and alliances.
  

 

ISO 11785 Compliant:

Yes  
 

 

Tag Recommended

Any ISO 11784 compliant EID tags
  

 

Read Location 1:

Remote working Facility (no electricity, little emi)
 

 

Avg. Read Range :

6-10 inches depending on tag and environment
 

 

Read Location 2:

Beef or dairy facility (working chute or dairy stanchions)
 

 

Avg. Read Range :

610  inches depending on tag and environment
 

 

Wired/Wireless:

Ruggedized Wireless. Models available to communicate via RS232, USB or to Bluetooth enabled devices.

 

Additional Hardware Required:

None

 

Hardware Required to Enable:

Y-TEX readers are integrated with a broad selection of data collection devices including PCs, PDAs, scale heads, etc.
 

 

Software Required:

 
 

 

Software Required to Enable:

Y-TEX readers can be used with wedge and numerous herd management programs and other data collection software.
 

 

Power:

Rechargeable battery
 

 

Added Features:

Stores up to 10,000 RFID numbers, wireless communication, automatic limited shutoff to extend battery life, easy to use.
 

 

Scale Head/Load Bar:

Any that use serial, USB or Bluetooth connectivity
 

 

Cost:

Contact local Y-TEX retailer
 

 

If No RFID Readers:

 

 

Comments:

 

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