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Beef Stocker USA 2013 Survey of the Animal Identification Industry

Responding Company: Fort Supply Technologies
Survey Section: Stationary


 

Company:

Fort Supply Technologies
    

 

Manufacture Stationary Reader:

FaST TAGS - Yes
ISO compliant tags - No

 

Available for Purchase:

ISO compliant tag readers: Direct.

FaST TAG reader: Direct and through certain retailer listed on our web page.  Stationary configurations are highly customized for each location. Please contact the factory for consultation.
     

 

ISO 11785 Compliant:

ISO compliant tags - YES
FaST TAGs - NO         
    

 

Tag Recommended:

ISO Tags: GAM, Destron, Y-Tex, Allflex
Active Long Range Tags: FaST TAG
    

 

Location (1):

Feedlot working facility (Moderate emi)
    

 

Antenna Type:

ISO Type: Destron Panel
FaST TAG type: High gain Yagi antenna
    

 

Average Read Range :

ISO type : 4-6 feet
FaST TAG: 2600 feet             
     

 

Location (2):

Packing plant  (High emi)
    

 

Antenna Type:

ISO Type: Destron Panel
FaST TAG type: Low gain Yagi
    

 

Average Read Range :

ISO type:  4-6 feet
FaST TAG: 300-600 feet
     

 

Reader Speed:

ISO Type: up to 4 at a time, alley, 5 MPH.

FaST TAG type: less than 100 animals, less than 5 seconds. Speed of animal and width of alley are not relevant with active tags.
    

 

Wired/Wireless:

May be either
    

 

Hardware Required to Enable:

ISO type: Hand held or regular PC with FaST EID, FaST Age-Source, FaST BRAND-AUCTION or COUNTRY

FaST TAG Type: Hand held PC with FaST TRACK
    

 

Software Required to Enable:

ISO type: FaST EID, FaST Age-Source, FaST BRAND-AUCTION or COUNTRY

FaST TAG type:  FaST TRACK
     

 

Power:

Solar or 120 V, 10 A, AC
    

 

Added Features:

ISO tag Type: Data logging, adding of additional descriptive information, reference data base, local rugged printing of reports or barcode labels.

FaST TAG Type: Data logging of animal position in an open environment out to mile line of sight.
    

 

Scale Head/Load Bar:

DigiStar, True-Test
    

 

Cost:

Please contact Fort Supply Technologies for pricing related to the options that best support your operation.
    

 

Readers in Packing Plants:

Yes    

 

If NO, RFID Readers:

 

 

Comment:

 

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