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RFID Placement: HeadlightSticker Rule of Thumb

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We’ve covered how important it is that the angle between your RFID credential and the antenna is, by far, the most important factor to successful reads. Where sticker placement is concerned, here are the guidelines: Stickers must be placed horizontally. Don’t mount HeadlightStickers™ diagonally or vertically. It looks bad, and it won’t work. The two inch rule is easy enough, and …

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Automatic Vehicle Identification Methods

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Speed, security, efficiency, and ease of access are all fundamental components of a gated system. If you reflect on how long it takes to get into your average gated community or access-controlled parking garage, you spend a lot of time waiting to trigger the gate. For locations that see a lot of traffic, automatic vehicle identification (AVI) can prevent traffic …

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Antenna & Sticker Placement

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The angle between sticker and antenna makes all the difference when installing vehicular RFID. Here is how you can achieve great RFID connectivity through optimal placement. Before understanding the role of positioning in an RFID system, it helps to know exactly how the system works. The antenna emits passive energy in a particular direction. When a passive tag (e.g. HeadlightSticker™) …