Mag-Tek Introduces User-Friendly, Two-Headed Insert Card Reader
(Business Wire; 04/29/98)
CARSON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--April 29, 1998--Mag-Tek Inc., an
international leading provider of card technology solutions, introduced an
advanced insert card reader this week designed for use at gas pumps, self-
service kiosks and in the gaming industry.
The MT-215, with its dual heads, reads cards in two card orientations for
optimum ease and user-friendliness. This new MT-215 card reader auto-
discriminates when cards are encoded with both ISO/ANSI and JIS standards.
It features bi-directional read capacity for single, dual or triple-track
cards. This highly reliable reader consumes low power and includes a clock and
data TTL interface. It is available with a flush mount or extended bezel, each
having vandal-resistant features.
Mag-Tek (http://www.magtek.com) manufactures an ever-expanding line of
card readers, MICR check readers, encoders and motorized readers for financial
institutions, OEMs and retailers.
Since 1972 its headquarters have been in Carson, with sales offices
throughout the United States and international distribution in more than 40
countries. Mag-Tek, known worldwide as an industry leader in technology and
innovation, pioneered magnetic stripe readers more than 25 years ago.
Mag-Tek technology is used in millions of point-of-sale (POS) and
financial transactions utilizing debit cards, credit cards, grocery store
checkouts, automated gas pumps, pay phones and airplane seat phones throughout
the world. For more information on Mag-Tek products, call 888/624-8350.