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  BHT-6000 1D

  • BHT-6000

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IrDA Communication

With the integrated IrDA-compliant communication device, the BHT-6000 directly transfers data and programs to/from other IrDA-compliant equipment such as personal computers at speeds of up to 115.2 Kbps. Choice between Touch Reading Scanner and Enhanced Distance

Reading Scanner

There are two models to choose from; the touch reading scanner (BHT-6000) and enhanced distance reading scanner (BHT-6000D). Both allow you to read bar code in touch and distance modes. The enhanced BHT-6000D scanner though can read the bar code at a distance of 300 mm (11.8") from the reading window.

Magic Keys

You can assign various functions such as trigger switch and ENT key to two magic keys.

Two Display Modes

The high-resolution display allows you to select either 16-dot display which can display large letters or 12-dot display which can display numerous characters.

Ultra compact and Lightweight

The ideal design of the most advanced portable device has been achieved here with the BHT-6000. The BHT-6000 is 135 × 59 × 20 mm (5.3 × 2.3 × 0.79") and weighs only approx. 130g (4.6oz) including batteries. Pocket this anytime, anywhere.

Battery Option

The BHT-6000 can be powered either by two AAA alkaline batteries or by a rechargeable Ni-MH battery cartridge. The AAA batteries can operate the BHT-6000 for approx. 100 hours and the Ni-MH battery cartridge for approx. 20 hours. (When reading bar codes twice every 10 seconds)

Model BHT-6000 BHT-6000D
Controller CPU 16bit C-MOS
Flash ROM(1) Size 512 Kbytes or 1 Mbyte 512 Kbytes
System area 160 KByte
Kanji code table area 256 Kbytes (Kanji font files)
User area 64 Kbytes or 576 Kbytes 64 Kbytes
RAM 512 Kbytes
Display Resolution 96 × 48 dots
Display device Liquid crystal dot matrix display
Character type Alphanumeric and katakana 16 chars by 6 lines(16-dot mode), 16 chars by 8 lines(12-dot mode)
Full-width characters 6 chars by 3 lines(16-dot mode), 8 chars by 4 lines(12-dot mode)
Half-width characters 12 chars by 3 lines(16-dot mode), 16 chars by 4 lines(12-dot mode)
Backlight Yes (LED)
Scanner Scanning system CCD
Scanning area 215mm (8.5") max.(2) 300mm (11.8") max.(3)
Readable bar code types JAN-13/-8, EAN-13/-8, UPC-A/-E, UPC/EAN with supplemental codes, ITF(Interleaved 2 of 5), Standard 2 of 5, CODABAR(NW-7), CODE39, CODE93, CODE128
Resolution 0.1mm(4) 0.15mm(5)
Reading confirmation LED 2-color LED (red and green)
Keypad Number of keys 24 keys plus 2 magic keys
Communication Optical interface Communication system Infrared interface (IrDA-SIR 1.0 compliant)
Transmission speed 115,200bps max.
Transmission distance Approx. 0.8m (2.6ft)
Cable interface Synchronization Start-stop (asynchronous)
Transmission speed 38,400bps max.
PC interface RS-232C (ISA COM port compatible)
Auxiliary Functions Calendar clock Year, month, day, hour, minute and second (with automatic correction for leap years)
Beeper Volume & tone control
Low battery indication Yes (bar indicator on the LCD)
Power Supply Main power (optional) Two AAA alkaline batteries or Ni-MH battery cartridge or Ni-MH battery cartridge
Backup power Lithium secondary battery (maintenance-free)
Weight Approx. 130g (4.6oz) (including alkaline batteries)
Environmental Requirements Operating temperature -5 to 50 °C (23 to 122 °F)
Drip-proof JIS Drip-proof II
Color Blue Grey
  1. Deleting Kanji font files from the Kanji code table area enables you to extend the user area by 256 Kbytes. After they have been deleted, certain Kanji codes may be selected by using the optional Kanji Utility.
  2. Scanning at a distance of 200mm (7.9") from the reading window under these conditions - narrow bar : 1.0mm (39.4mils) min., ambient illuminance : 500 lux min.
  3. When reading it from a position 300mm away. (1.0mm or more in width of narrow bar and 500lux or more in surrounding illuminance)
  4. When PCS comes in contact and reads the label of the bar code of 0.9 or more with NW-7, CODE39, ITF, and STF.
  5. When PCS reads the label of the bar code of 0.9 or more with NW-7, CODE39, ITF, and STF about 68mm apart.