685-53 Proximity Switchbox Reader

The 685-53 OEM proximity switchbox Reader is a fully potted unit containing all the electronics required to read an RFID Transponder and output the code in a number of formats. An 8-way connector on the back of the unit is provided to connect the unit to a controller.The Reader allows simple installation into a 55mm switchbox.Compact dimensions and extraordinary reading distance make the 685-53 switchbox Reader module ideal for numerous OEM applications. It is particularly suitable for the integration into access control systems.The 11 different data output formats allow easy integration. The 685-53 reads the factory-set ID-Code from the Transponder and transmits it via the chosen interface (RS232, Wiegand 26bit, ABA Track II, etc.) to the PC.


  • Dimensions according to DIN 49075
  • Fully potted for increased weather resistance
  • Continous or single output mode
  • Reading distance upto 10 cm
  • 3 LEDs and 1 Buzzer can be steered externally
  • Compact Dimensions

Application ranges

  • Security Systems, i.e. access control
  • Industrial data collection / Job Costing
  • Time & Attendance Systems
  • Membership Cards
Buzzer Yes
Buzzer kontrolle Cable
Dimensions (LxBxH) mm 48X48X37 (excluding mounting plate)
Frequency 125kHz
Humidity 10 – 90%
Interface Wiegand , Magnetstreifen Emulation, Clock/Data, RS232(9600,n,8,1) EIA und TTL Level
LED Control Cable
Operating Temperature Range -20 °C to +60 °C
Operating Voltage 8-13.6V DC. 90mA
Protection Class IP65
RFID Transponders Supported Compatible with EM4102,EM4200 or Atmel Temic 5577 Series
Type of Transponder Passive Transponder
Weight (in g) 90