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Unitech MS146 Barcode Card Reader
Part #: MS146I-2 | SKU: UNI19944

The MS146 family of bar code slot readers is a flexible, cost effective solution when you demand a reliable and rugged slot reader. With a resolution of up to 6 mils (0.15 mm), the MS146 is capable of reading any bar coded identification badge. It's sealed optical system is available in both visible light or infrared. The infrared units ensure accurate reading of either visible and laminated badges. Its water resistant base, rugged housing, and IP54 rated sealing make the MS146 a popular choice in any environment. An optional mounting bracket is available to safely secure the unit in any direction. Currently, the MS146 is available in USB interface. Decoded versions are easy to use and configure. All decoded MS146s can be configured with Scanner Configuration Manager software. And configurations can be duplicated in other units by generating custom setup labels.

Unitech MS146 Barcode Card Reader

Part Details: Slot Scanner (Barcode Slot Reader, RS-232 Interface - Requires AC)

Additional Information

Manufacturer Unitech
Model Name MS146

Technical Information

  • Form Factor: Barcode Slot Scanner
  • Resolution: 6 mil(s) - Minimum
  • Symbologies Supported:
    • China Post
    • Codabar
    • Code 11
    • Code 32
    • Code 39 Full ASCII
    • Code 39 (Standard)
    • Code 93
    • Code 128
    • Delta Code
    • EAN-8 with Add-on Code
    • EAN-13 with Add-on Code
    • EAN-128
    • Interleaved 2 of 5
    • ISBN / Bookland EAN
    • ISBT 128
    • Italian Pharmacy
    • Label Code IV
    • Label Code V
    • Standard 2 of 5
    • Toshiba Code
    • UPC-A with Add-on Code
    • UPC-E with Add-on Code
    • China Postal Code
  • Scanner Type: Infrared
  • Scan Rate: 30 ips
  • Interface Options: RS-232
  • Interface Connectivity: Corded
  • Input Voltage: 5 V DC
  • Depth of Field: 2mm

General Information

  • Manufacturer: Unitech
  • Product Name: MS146I Barcode Scanner, RS232

Physical Characteristics

  • Dimensions: 1.875" (47.62mm) x 1.375" (34.92mm) x 3.75" (95.25mm)
  • Weight: 6.7 oz - With Cable

Environmental Conditions

  • Temperature:
    • 0°C (32°F) to 50°C (122°F) Operating
    • -20°C (-4°F) to 60°C (140°F) Storage
  • Humidity: 0 to 95% Non-condensing


  • Manufacturer Warranty: 2 Year(s)
Extended Details

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