• Provides Direction Sensing Option
  • Allows Separation of Transmit/Receive Functions
  • Noise Compensation
  • External/Heavy load use
  • CE, DTI & FCC Approved.


The SL5 pod is used with CR1-DS1 to give direction sensing. The SL5 pods are available as optional items to replace the SL4 standard issue pods supplied with the CR1-DS1. This reader only requires one transmit loop. The SL5 pods are placed strategically at either side of a loop to enable direction sensing.


Specification Details
Power requirements 12V (from CR1-DS1)
Dimensions 200 x 35mm tube
Weight 450g
Temperature range -20 to +60°C (non condensing)
Colour Black


The product is suitable for numerous applications, they include but are not limited to:

  • Direction Sensing
  • Personnel Identification
  • Vehicle & Driver Identification
  • Business Article Surveillance
  • Simultaneous Personnel & Product Tracking
  • Process Control.

Ordering Information

Ordered as SL5 (SL5A - USA system).

The SL5 should be ordered at the same time as the CR1-DS1 reader to ensure it is not supplied with SL4 pods.

Technical Details

Download the 1st manual for SL5.