Technical characteristics

  • Magnetic head for reading and writing data
  • 3 tracks - ISO standard
  • Beschichtet
  • For credit cards


  • Robust technology
  • Long usage
  • High Accuracy


Shape Kompakt
Function Reading and writing
Type Credit card
Number of tracks 3 tracks
Coercivity class  
Recording medium  
Core material  
Coating Hard coated
ISO norms ISO1, ISO2, ISO3
MICR standard  


Track width writing 3.1 mm
Track width reading  
Track distance  
Length 14.4 mm
Height 15.8 mm
Drill hole  
Pin length  
Pin diameter  
Gap width  

Electrical an mechanical parameters

Reference current (writing)  
Reading voltage 18 mV Spitze-Spitze
Reding voltage difference  
Reading resolution  
Dynamic crosstalk  
Inductance writing 6.5 mH
Electrical resistance writing 11 O
Inductance reading 300 mH
Electrical resistance reading 250 O
Relative velocity  
Recording density  
Equivalent writing frequency  
Read band width  
Write current  

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BOGEN Magnetics GmbH

Potsdamer Straße 12 - 13
14163 Berlin / Germany
Tel. +49 30 81 00 02-0



896 Scott Street
Columbus, Ohio, 43222 - USA
Phone +1 775 851 2173


BOGEN Magnetics Trading CO., Ltd

2302, Block B, Tian Xia Taurus Plaza,
Nan Shan, Shenzhen, - P.R.China
Fon +86 755 8654 9642


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