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Allflex RS420 Livestock Ear Tag Reader

  • Reads HDX or FDX-B RFID tags
  • Includes EID TAG Manager Windows® based PC software
  • Memory holds 10,000 animal tag numbers
  • Rugged fiberglass tube construction
  • Internal rechargeable Li-Ion battery
  • Audible beeper and vibrating handle confirm read tags

(L x W)
24.00 × 1.25 in

29.3 oz (830 g)

Operating: -4 °F to 131 °F
(-20 °C to 55 °C)
Storage: -22 °F to 158 °F
(-30 °C to 70 °C)

0% to 85%

IP67 dust tight/water immersible

Form Factor:
Portable handheld fiberglass tube enclosure, ABS plastic with rubber handle grip

Bluetooth® Interface:
Internal class 1 (up to 328 ft) serial port profile (SPP) and iPod accessory protocol (iAP)

Communication Ports:
RS-232 Serial Port and USB
1200 bps to 57.6 kbps (9600N81 default setting)

User Interface:
Single “press to read” green activation button
Red LED “exciter active” visual indicator
Vibrating handle, audible beeper and green “good read” visual indicator
High contrast LCD readout for tag number, tag type and tag counters
RS-232 serial date port, USB
Software upgradable via RS-232 serial port or USB

Serial Data ID Code Format:
Decimal or hexadecimal mfr/country code plus national ID code

Stores 100,000 (10,000 per session) transponder codes in non-volatile memory for download

User Menu:
Accessed by holding the “black” button down for 3 seconds

Power/Data Interface:
Detachable 3 ft coiled cable (extends to 10 ft) or 10 ft straight cable with DB9 female connector and 0.1 in x 0.2 in coaxial power jack

Battery Power:
7.4 VDC-2600 mAh rechargeable Li-Ion battery

Battery Charge Duration:
3 hours

Agency Certifications:
Electromagnetic Compatibility - FCC Part 15 Class B (FCC NQY-30002), Industry Canada RSS-210 (IC 4246A-3002), and CISPR 22 (EN55022), and EN50082-1
Product Safety - UL1950, IEC950 (CE Marked)
ISPRA Certification
ISO 11784 & 11785
ISO 24631-2 (approval code 2013001)
CCIA approval

Resources / Downloads

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Allflex RS420 Livestock Ear Tag Reader Catalog Page Download Email


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