ATX2 - UHF ATEX & IECEx certified readers - 1 external antenna

ATX2 - UHF ATEX & IECEx certified readers - 1 external antenna

The ATX2 UHF is a powerful ATEX & IECEx certified reader with one external antenna, especially suited for tracking critical items in hazardous environments, which require explosion protected equipment such as the chemical, petrochemical, gas filling stations, refinery, onshore/offshore plants and nuclear industries. STid has developed the ATEX & IECEx products range to fit the two essential industry requirements security and reliability.

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ATEX & IECEx certifications

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STid has developed a certified RFID reader range to meet the two key industry requirements - security and reliability.

Our solutions are compliant with all the international standards of the market: ATEX (EN60079) & IECEx certifications; European Directives (99/92/EC and 94/9/EC). They are well suited for all your people identification applications in explosive and isolated environments.

The EX II 2 GD IP66 explosion-proof casing is well-suited to the chemical, petrochemical and nuclear industries, among others.


EC type Examination certificate: BKI 08 ATEX 0048
Approved type: GUB Ex II 2 GD
(G: gas / D: Dust)
II 2G Ex d IIB T6 Gb
II 2D Ex tb IIIC T85°C Db IP66

Applications in harsh environments

Our solutions are especially well suited for all your identification and asset tracking applications requiring explosion proof equipment: chemical and petrochemical industries, in refineries or in nuclear power plants, mining…


  • People identification

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  • Asset tracking

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  • Vehicle and truck identification

    ID Vehicule
  • Automate plant processes

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  • Track pallets, rolls, containers, returnable items, etc.

    Suivi palette

Multi technos

Communication interfaces and protocols

The ATEX & IECEx range of UHF readers is designed for seamless and flexible integration to existing management systems. A lot of communication interfaces to the system are available: TTL, RS232, RS485 or TCP-IP. On request, customer specific protocols can also be implemented.



Easy integration and installation

ATX readers are easy to adapt to an existing configuration. They do not require any electronic tuning for a quick and simple setup. The ATEX & IECEx range features two versions: read only (ATXR-E) or read write (ATXW-E).


User-friendly tools for easy configuration

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ULTRYS UHF programming kit

  • UHF programming kit to set up reader configurations and user cards.

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DEVKIT SSCP UHF development kit

  • Kit for integrating the SSCP protocol and UHF read / write functions. This tool includes software tools (DLL for Windows)

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SWEDGE UHF enrollment kit

  • Kit for reporting identification tag numbers in all types of client applications (keypad emulation). This kit includes the UHF enroller reader and the SWEDGE software

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Data sheet

  • Frequency
    Frequency: UHF
  • Standards
    Standards: ISO18000-63 / EPC1 Gen 2 - Versions ETSI 302-208: 866 MHz (Europe), FCC Part 15: 915 MHz (USA), Australia and New Zealand / Certifications: CE, FCC
  • Chip
    Chip: EPC1 Gen2
  • Functions
    Functions: Read only and read/write
  • Interfaces
    Interfaces: TTL - ISO2 (Data Clock) or Wiegand / RS232 / RS485 / TCP-IP
  • Reading distances
    Reading distances: 0 - 6 m / 0 - 236.22’’
  • Power supply
    Power supply: 9 - 36 VDC / Typical consumption 2.5 mA / 12 VDC
  • Material
    Material: Aluminum alloy & stainless steel, epoxy grey RAL 9006
  • Color
    Color: Grey
  • Dimensions (h x w x d)
    Dimensions (h x w x d): 310 x 270 x 175 mm / 12.2’’ x 10.63’’ x 6.89’’
  • Operating temperatures
    Operating temperatures: -20°C to +50°C / -4°F to +122°F
  • Protection
    Protection: Reinforced vandal proof structure
  • Resistance
    Resistance: IP66 level - Weather, water and dust resistant (CEI NF EN 61086 certification) / Humidity: 0 - 95%

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Part numbers

Picto R Read only








  X : versions : 4 - ETSI, 5 - FCC, 7 - Australia, 8 - New Zealand


picto RW Read write








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