No, Z Tags applicators are exclusively designed to apply tags from Z Tags only.
HDX (Half Duplex)
HDX talks to the reader like a 2 way radio, the reader sends out a signal then the tag replies
Several dairy sheds systems are HDX only which makes this type of technology the most popular choice within dairy farmers.
Some older cattle crushes with a lot of metal noise are better suited to HDXFDX (Full Duplex)
FDX is like a phone conversation; as soon as the tag receives the reader signal both tag and reader talk simultaneously.
FDX is ideally suited to most sheep and beef environments
FDX is also suited to most deer shed environments
RFID stands for Radio Frequency Identification, and it is also referred to as Electronic Identification (EID).
An RFID ear tag carries a unique electronic identification number and allows animals to be electronically recognised and data stored automatically about each animal.
On farm, an RFID system consists of:
RFID tags are available in two technologies, Half Duplex (HDX) and Full Duplex (FXD)
Every tag on this website shows its compatible tagger. Simply click on the 'Tagger Compatibility' tab on the tag product page.
FDX RFID tags are suited for use with RFID wands.
FDX performance varies with different types of panel readers; therefore it is important to get expert advice as to which reader to install.
HDX RFID tags are suited for use with RFID wands
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