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ML2 OCR/MSR Reader

The Stand-Alone Module is a compact device with OCR-Reader and a 3-track Magnetic Stripe Reader. The position of the readers allows the user to swipe machine readable documents and magnetic cards in both directions. 

The ergonomic design gives the operator an easy handle of the device. This Stand-Alone module is ideal for use at post offices, Customs Control Areas at border crossings and at airline ticket counters.

Use of this device assures perfect read of all personal information stored in machine readable documents.

Stand-Alone Module

  • Power through USB port 5V ± 5%
  • Power consumption < 500 mA
  • USB interface


  • Virtual COM interface or PC keyboard wedge
  • Hardware keyboard wedge (coming soon)
  • Bi-directional swipe
  • Reads machine readable documents, according to ICAO9303
  • Reads OCR-B data with two lines of max. 44 characters
  • Reads machine readable Visa with two lines of 44 characters or two lines of 36 characters
  • Reads machine readable travel documents with two lines of 36 characters or three lines of 30 characters
  • Reads banking checks, MICR E13B coded to ISO 1004
  • Other machine readable data on request
  • Software update through USB interface
  • Buzzer

Magstripe reader

  • Bi-directional swipe
  • Reads track 1,2 and 3 according to ISO 7810, ISO 7811
  • AAMVA, CADL configurable
  • Header and terminator are programmable with WinProgrammer
  • Life cycles of magnetic-head > 500 000
  • OPOS- and JAVAPOS drivers
  • Indicator of good-/bad reads
  • Buzzer
  • Hardware keyboard wedge possible




 ML2 Datasheet