Electric field communication (BAN:Body Area Network) Touch Tag® starter kit

Starter kit for electric field communication (BAN) Touch Tag® that can authenticate simply by touching

Starter kit to try electric field communication (BAN) Touch Tag®



  • Starter kit to experience electric field communication (BAN) Touch Tag®
  • A simple demonstration system can be created with the standard version because the upper I/F is provided with the standard version.
  • The simple version indicates the authentication status by sound and LED.


This kit lets you experience electric field communication (BAN). The tag you are carrying, the electrode you touch, and the reader/writer communicate using the electric field around you as the medium. Data can be read from or written to the tag you are carrying via a personal computer Aufblasbare Spielzeuge.

Product specifications

Touch Tag® starter kit (standard version)

[Product contents]
  • Tag --- 2
  • Reader/writer -- 1
  • Round electrode -- 1
  • AC adapter -- 1
  • RS-232C cable -- 1
  • User's Manual -- 1


  • Size (W x L x D): CF size (38 x 44 x 4.2 mm) The shape can be customized.
  • Data size: 1,024 bytes (max.)
  • Battery life: 3 years min. (30 communications/day, 245 days/year)*1
  • Battery used: CR2016: 1 pc
  • Weight: Approx. 15 g
Touch Tag reader/writer
  • Data size: 1,024 bytes (max.)
  • Control voltage: DC 5 to 12 V
  • Supply current: 120 mA, max.
  • Weight: 170 g
  • Carrier frequency: 3.2 MHz
  • Data transmission rate: 9,600 bps (max.)
  • Operating temperature: 0ºC to 40°C (Consult Ad-Sol Nissin for a wide temperature range model.)
  • Operating humidity: 20% to 85% RH (without condensation)
  • Collision support (Anti-collision of up to three tags is supported.)*2

*1: Theoretical value with CR2016
*2: Number of tags that simultaneously communicate via one reader panel. The overall number of tags per system is not limited.

Message from the person in charge

The starter kit includes a tag, electrode, and reader. It is recommended for those who wish to experience electric field communication (BAN). It can also be used for demonstrations within your company. A simple version that is not connected to a PC is also available. For details, consult Ad-Sol Nissin.

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