Glossary

Electro-magnetic EAS

11.11.08

Electro-Magnetic EAS systems create a low frequency electromagnetic field from the pedestal devices. The hard tag material reacts to this magnetic field and causes a signal to be generated back from the tag. The EM system picks up this signal and an alarm is generated.
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