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Beef Stocker USA 2013 Survey of the Animal Identification Industry

Responding Company: Y-Tex Corporation
Survey Section: Handheld



Y-Tex Corporation


Manufacture RFID Reader:



Available for Purchase:

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


ISO 11785 Compliant:



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



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


Additional Hardware Required:



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.



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



Contact local Y-TEX retailer


If No RFID Readers:





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