Stand-alone and Modular OCR Readers

Standalone OCR and MSR reader

Access manufacture a range of stand alone optical character readers (OCRs) for many applications and MICR cheque readers for the finance sector.

Optional mounting brackets are available to enable the readers to be mounted at almost any angle and integrated into the smallest check-in, boarding gate or immigration desk.


Readers are intuitive to operate with a simple hand swipe operation.

Host connection can be made via industry standard RS232 or USB interfaces and are compatible with leading common use system software.


Product Overview


OCR320 OCR ReaderOCR32x Range

OCR reader with dual illumination with USB or RS232 serial interface. Can read machine readable passports, visas, travel cards and cheques.

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OCR and MSR combined readerOCR34x Range

Combined OCR and MSR reader with USB or RS232 serial interface. In addition to the reading capability of the OCR32x family, the OCR34x can read ATB2 coupons, 1, 2 and 3 track credit cards.

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MICR cheque reader8300 & 8310 MICR Cheque Readers

8300 series cheque readers offer various interface and decoding capabilities. Suitable for use in banks and building societies for cheque validation where speed, reliability and accuracy are essential.

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OCR reader module for OEM equipmentOCR310 OCR Reader Module

For integration by equipment manufacturers, an ultra compact module for mobile devices including those for checking identity (ID) cards, passports and US Resident Alien Cards.

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