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Article | September 30, 1995
Bar code alternatives
Balluff's (Florence, KY) new color brochure describes the BIS System for product identification. An alternative to bar code labels and RF emitters, BIS uses non-volatile "memory" tags to store up to 2ꯠ alphanumeric characters, with data read and written by non-contact, unobstructable, passive inductive heads.
Suited for applications re-quiring pallet tracking part histories SPC and in-process test records.
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