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Unitech MS180 Barcode Scanners

Unitech MS250 A newer version of this item is available.
It is replaced by the Unitech MS250.

Ergonomic design makes the scanning process easier and more comfortable. Multiple interface options make this scanner a sure-fit.

The MS180s flexible, multiple interface design supports Keyboard wedge, RS-232, USB, wand emulation and sixteen popular terminals by simply replacing the cable. This feature also prevents downtime caused by damaged cables. In addition, the IBM PC XT/AT Keyboard wedge interface supports 8 different character sets. The powerful built-in decoder reads and discriminates all major symbologies, reducing processing time and labor costs, while increasing accuracy. The decoder also allows editing and modifying scanned data before sending it to the host device.
  • Advanced Data Editing features
  • Low power consumption
  • Reads most commonly used barcode symbologies
  • Replaceable interface cable
  • CCD scanner
  • Solid-state technology
  • Easy to use and configure
  • Superior contact scanning
  • 1-year warranty
  • Reads damaged labels
  • Supports multiple interfaces
MS180 Options
Unitech MS180 (MS180-L)
MS180, PS/2 kit. Includes straight PS/2 laptop cable (1550-201434)
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1UG)
MS180, USB kit. Includes USB cable.
Specs: Wired - CCD
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1UBG)
MS180, USB Kit. Kit Includes: CCD Contact Scanner, 3" Scan Width, USB Cable. Color: Black.
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1R)
MS180, Contact CCD Scanner, RS-232 Interface, Includes Cable, Requires Power supply
Specs: CCD - Handheld scanner, Hands Free Scanner - RS-232
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1KG)
MS180, Scanner (Decoded Contact CCD Scanner plus Universal AT and PS/2 Interface Cable)
Specs: Wired - CCD
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1K)
MS180, 3"CCD, Keyboard wedge, AT & PS/2 CABLE, 1 YR.WARRANTY
Specs: CCD - Handheld scanner, Hands Free Scanner - AT/PS/2
Unitech MS180 (MS180-R25)
MS180, RS-232 kit. Includes 25-pin RS-232 cable (1550-201408)
Unitech MS180 (MS180-M)
MS180, Keyboard wedge kit. Includes Mac/ADB Keyboard wedge cable (155000-0570)
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1RG)
MS180, RS-232 kit. Includes 9-pin RS-232 cable (1550-201409). Requires AC power adapter
Unitech MS180 (MS180-1)
MS180, Includes 3 inch decoded CCD scanner without cable
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Unitech MS180 Details

The Unitech MS180 is a reliable and affordable bar code scanner for retail, healthcare and light industry applications. Its flexible, multiple interface design supports keyboard wedge, RS232, USB, wand emulation and 16 popular terminals by simply replacing a cable. In addition, the IBM PC XT/AT keyboard wedge interface supports eight different character sets.

The MS180's powerful built-in decoder reads and discriminates all major symbologies, reducing processing time and labor costs, while increasing accuracy. The decoder also allows editing and modifying scanned data before sending it to the host device. The ergonomic design makes the scanning process easier and more comfortable. It is also rugged enough to withstand multiple 5-feet drops to concrete.
Standard Features
- Superior contact scanning
- Reads damaged / faded labels
- 5-foot drop threshold
- Available in black or slate blue
- Replaceable interface cable
- Advanced data editing features
- 1 Warranty

Operation & Performance

Scan Rate 45 scans / sec
Print Contrast Ratio 45% minimum
Resolution 4 mils minimum
Scan angle 30 Aø- 150 Aø

Depth of Field

Performance 0 - 0.6 inch on 4-13 mils
0 - 1 inch on 40 mils

Width of Field

Performance 0-2 inch distance

Operation Modes

Types Trigger, flash or continuous

Interfaces

Types Keyboard wedge
USB
RS232
Wand emulation
TTL

Symbologies

Types Code 39 Standard and Full ASCII, Codabar, UPC/EAN with supplement codes, UCC/EAN128, Interleaved 2 of 5, MSI/Plessy code, Standard 2 of 5, China Postal, Code(Toshiba Code), Label Code IV and V, Delta Distance code, Code93, Code128, Code32(Italian Pharmacy

Optical

Receiving Device 2160 Element linear imager
Light source 660 nm visible red LED

Power Source

Power Supply 5 VDC 5 %
Operating Current 100.5 mA @5V (Keyboard Wedge)
Standby Current 21.3 mA @ 5V (Keyboard Wedge)
Switch Life Time Over 1million times micro switch
Beep Sound Volume > 70dB

Enclosure

Dimension 7.4"H x 3.46"W x 3.15"D
Weight 4.4 ounces
Housing Material 30%PC + 70% ABS, UL94U0
Outline Shape Streamline handy type with Unitech logo
Connector Type RJ-45 phone jack

Environmental

Operating Temperature 32F to 122F
Storage Temperature -4F to 140F
Humidity 20% RH ~ 85% RH
ESD Protection 8KV contact, 12KV Air discharge
Drop Test 5-foot drop threshold

Regulatory

Regulatory CE, FCC Class A, BSMI

Warranty

Main Unit 1 year
Cables, Adapters 90 days

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