Choosing RFID tags.

Choosing RFID tags.
types of RFID tags
The many faces of RFID tags

How do you choose RFID tags? With so many types of RFID tags on the market, it’s very important to choose the right tag for the asset you’ll be applying it to. There are four main considerations:

#1 – What type of material are you placing the tag on?

Metal?

Wood?

Paper?

Plastic?

Uniforms?

Each of these examples requires a different type of tag to ensure optimal performance.

 

 

#2 – How will the tag be applied?

Adhesive foam backing?

Hanging the tag to asset?

Screwing the tag to the asset?

Some form of glue or epoxy?

Size of area to place tag on?

How thick can the label be?

Read range needed?

Obviously, you don’t want to place a tag on your asset only to discover it has fallen off in a matter of days.  At EDP, our experts will guide you through this critical step and put you on the path to successful asset tracking.

#3- What elements will the assets will be exposed to?

Heat?

Cold?

Pressure?

Outdoor/Indoor?

Chemical exposure?

Gamma?

#4 – Encoding

Pre-encoded?

Will you be encoding?

Labels?

Regardless of your needs and types of assets, Enasys will provide an optimal RFID solution that will save you time and money for years to come.