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UIC MSR280-33UMDTUBR Credit Card Swiper

UIC MSR280 - MSR Reader, Full insert, USB interface, Triple Tracks, Dual-Heads, Waterproof and Moisture Resistance, Serial and USB Interface, Read High Coercivity and Low Coercivity Magnetic Stripes.
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Bi-directional sends data when insert or withdraw card

The MSR280 is a special designed waterproof reader. It can be installed in retail system, time keeping systems, security systems and other card reader related systems, which require moisture resistance in a harsh outdoor location. The model is designed to offer user a card reader solution that will complement many applications.

Technical Information

  • Magnetic Stripe Track Configuration: Triple Track
  • Magnetic Stripe Coercivity:
    • Low Coercivity (LoCo)
    • High Coercivity (HiCo)
  • Minimum Swipe Speed: 4 in/s
  • Maximum Swipe Speed: 40 in/s
  • Magnetic Stripe Track Number:
    • Track 1
    • Track 2
    • Track 3
  • Number of Read Heads: 2
  • Magnetic Head Life: 500000 Swipe

General Information

  • Product Type: Magnetic Stripe Reader
  • Brand Name: Uniform Industrial
  • Manufacturer: Uniform Industrial Corporation
  • Product Model: MSR280
  • Product Name: MSR280 Magnetic Stripe Reader

Physical Characteristics

  • Height: 2"
  • Width: 3.7"
  • Length: 4.8"
  • Weight (Approximate): 4.23 oz


  • Interfaces/Ports: USB


  • Green Compliant: Yes
  • Green Compliance Certificate/Authority: RoHS
  • Certifications & Standards:
    • FCC Class B
    • CE Class B
  • Additional Information:
    • Read magnetic stripe cards comply with ISO 7811
    • Read high and low coercivity magnetic stripes (300-4000Oe)
    • Manual full insert
    • Bi-directiional sends data when insert or withdraw card
    • Dual heads design provides user friendly operation

Environmental Conditions

  • Humidity:
    • 5% to 95% Operating
    • 5% to 95% Storage
  • Temperature:
    • -4°F (-20°C) to 140°F (60°C) Operating
    • -40°F (-40°C) to 176°F (80°C) Storage


  • MTBF: 100000 Hour

Power Description

  • Input Voltage: 5 V DC

Full specifications (PDF)


The UIC MSR280-33UMDTUBR is also known as MSR280-33UMDTUBR or MSR28033UMDTUBR .