An upgrade over basic prox cards, HID iCLASS clamshell cards use 13.56MHz high frequency technology and advanced card encoding to give you more flexibility and control over your data. iCLASS cards are designed for use in existing systems with iCLASS readers.
How are iCLASS cards used? With so many options for memory size and SIO programming, you have many options. The most common uses include cashless payment system for parking garages, vending machines, or cafeterias.
Important Information to Know When Ordering iCLASS Clamshell Cards
Keep these things in mind when ordering HID iCLASS cards:
- Minimum order quantity: 100 cards
- Lead time for orders: 2-3 weeks
- Any customization you do to the cards may impact order processing time
- These cards are custom items & not eligible for returns
If you have a Corporate 1000, HID Elite ICE/MOB, or other registered card program, please contact AlphaCard sales for help placing your order.Slot Punching Cards
Displaying your ID cards with accessories including lanyards or badge reels improves building security and keeps them easily at hand for frequent use during the day. To use the cards with a lanyard or reel, you will need slot punched cards.
These iCLASS clamshell cards are only available pre-punched with a vertical slot punch. Because of the thick material, it is not recommended that you slot punch clamshell cards in-housePrinting on Your Cards
Because of their thick size, you cannot print on clamshell cards using an ID card printer. To customize your clamshell cards in-house, print your design on thin CR79 10mil adhesive cards and apply the printed card to the surface of your clamshell card.
If you do not want to print your cards in-house, contact us today to discuss your options for ordering pre-printed cards from the manufacturer. Pre-printed cards have an additional lead time, minimum order quantity, and additional fees.
HID iCLASS Card Warranty
These HID iCLASS smart cards comes with a lifetime warranty against manufacturer defects. iCLASS cards are not eligible for returns – please contact AlphaCard sales with any questions.