Planning the RF300 system
4.1 Fundamentals of application planning
Meaning of the LED operating display in the "Setup" mode
The operational statuses of the reader are displayed by two LEDs. The LEDs can adopt the
colors white green, red, yellow or blue and the statuses off , on
Table 4- 1
Permissible directions of motion of the transponder
Detection area and direction of motion of the transponder
The transponder and reader have no polarization axis, i.e. the transponder can come in from
any direction, assume any position as parallel as possible to the reader, and cross the
transmission window. The figure below shows the active area for various directions of
The reader is turned off.
The reader is turned on and is searching for transponders.
The reader is in the "Setup" mode, in the "Search for transponders" status and
has not yet received a "RESET" command and is not ready.
There is transponder in the antenna field.
The reader is in the "Setup" mode, in the status "Show quality", has not yet re-
ceived a "RESET" command and is not ready.
Depending on the receive strength, the LED flashes or is lit permanently.
Direction of motion of the transponder
Detection area L x W
Detection areas of the reader for different directions of transponder motion
, flashing :
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