transponder


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transponder

implantable microchips used in animal identification; enclosed in inert glass; generate an alphanumeric code when stimulated by an external scanner's low-frequency radio signal.
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For every $1 collected on tolls, it costs about 8 cents in expenses when a transponder is used; it costs 23 cents when a transponder is not used.
The Ha-VIS RFID ETB 86vl transponder is equipped with up to four digital inputs that can be securely read and evaluated with the help of an EPC Class 1 Gen 2 compatible RFID reader.
Damaged by the collision were the Bluefin's propeller, trail section and rear electronics bay, while the Ocean Shield transponder suffered internal damage.
ISRO plans to hire transponders to tide over the current shortage
Helicopters that had or still have the old transponder computer kit-1C/TSEC (NSN 7021-01253-5641) had a battery that was marked with a 180-day changeout.
Finally, Williams found a USDA lab in Texas with the equipment for making a transponder with a diode just 1 millimeter square-substantial, but not too heavy for beetle flight.
Other companies are also releasing products priced at under [yen] 20,000, less than half the earlier price of the transponder models.
The transponder is a 10 gigabit-per-second (gbps) optical transmitter/receiver that can be used in dense wavelength division multiplexing (DWDM) systems, inter- and intra-office metropolitan rings, optical add/drop multiplexers, and Internet Protocol (IP) switches and routers.