3M CR100 Document Passport Reader


Opertaing Temperature: 5 ºC to 35 ºC (41 ºF to 95 ºF)
Storage Temperature: -10 º to 60 ºC (14 ºF to 140 ºF)
Humidity: 40 to 90% (R.H. non-condensing)
Storage Humidity: 40 to 95% (R.H. non-condensing)


CR100 with 15cm cable
CR100 with 200cm cable
CR100 with 15cm cable and desk mount
CR100 with 200cm cable and desk mount
CR100 with 14cm cable R/A connector

The 3M™ CR100 Document reader acquires the codeline data from Machine Readable Travel Documents (MRTDs) and other identity documents.

Unit Size:length 9.6cm, width 3.3cm, Height 4.7cm

Key Features:

Small in size
Desk top mount, 3M™ Dual Lock™ fasteners for LCD/laptop attachment or bespoke bracket mount options for shelves and PDAs
Applicable to banking, border control, law enforcement, transportation, hotel, car hire and retail markets.

USB 2.0 output
USB powered (no power supply), single interface cable (2m or 15cm options at time of purchase)
B900 infra red illumination
Bi-directional swiping
Desktop mount for stable, non-slip swiping (optional, user installable)
Can be attached to an LCD or other device/mounting using 3M™ Dual Lock™ fasteners
VCOMM interface for 3M™ RTE6701 compatibility (other interfaces available, contact your local 3M sales office)
Windows® XP SP3 and Windows Vista® compatible, Windows® 7
Cable exit points are user changeable
Customer can design bespoke brackets, using dual screw fixing
The device is fully compatible with Umrah/Hajj Applications
Reading Capability
ICAO compliant documents in near infrared (IR) 875nm per ICAO 9303 specification Parts 1-4
Near ICAO compliant travel documents such as French ID cards
For information on reading other document types (e.g. bankers cheques) contact your local 3M sales office


Status Indicators: The 3M™ CR100 Document Reader provides user feedback via a user LED including power/self test indication. Status indicators can be under host control depending on control program loaded

Model Name/NumberCR100
Type Of OperationHandheld
Connectivity TypeWired
Power400mA peak
Weight110 g or 4 oz
Communication Interface CableUSB Powered
Storage Temperature-10 to 60 Degree C (14 to 140 Degree F)
Dimensions9.6cm x 3.3cm x 4.7cm
Storage Humidity40 to 95% (R.H. non-condensing)
Weight with Desk Mount150 g or 5.3 oz
Dimensions with Desk Mount11.2cm x 4.8cm x 5.2cm
Opertaing Temperature5 to 35 Degree C (41 to 95 Degree F)
Humidity40 to 90% (R.H. non-condensing)