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Bar Code Pen Scanner - Model: BS-5300

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Classic Pen Scanner of Lasting Value

This pen scanner is a classic pen-style 1D barcode scanner that has been supplied to the market for over 25 years. The economical price point and ergonomic form factor offer lasting value. Due to the unique way of scanning through sweeping, it is capable of smoothly scanning wide barcodes which are too wide to read by traditional gun-style barcode scanners.

Rugged and Elegant Design

Built with a rugged metal housing with electroplated surface which makes it look elegant and sleek. The sturdy structure enables it to withstand 1.5 meter drops to concrete and is easy to wipe down and clean as well. As a result, it is ideal for messy and hazardous working environments.

Easy and Flexible Operation

This pen scanner has a superior optics with great reliability. The pen tip of this pen scanner is made of sapphire-class crystal which, due to its remarkable hardness and high transparency, can support countless sweeping against rugged surface for prolonged operation and get high first-read rates.

Easy Installation and Configuration

As a plug-and-play USB device, this pen scanner emulates an USB keyboard and requires no drivers for installation. Simply plug it into the USB port of host computer and start scanning. This pen scanner can be also easily configured on the host computer by free user-friendly software utility tool.


Optical & Performance

Light Source : 660nm visible red LED

Sensor : Photo Diode

Resolution : 4Mil/ 0.1mm

Print Contrast Ratio : 60%

D.O.F (@ 800 Lux)


4 Mil: Readable

5 MIl: Readable

UPC/EAN : 13 Mil: Readable

Physical Characteristics


60 x 40 x 18 mm (Decoder) L x W x H

150 x 13.5 mm (Pen) L x Φ (DIA.)


140 ± 10g (USB)

165 ± 10g (RS232)

Color : Silver


Copper (Scanner)

ABS (Decoder)

Cable : 1.5M (USB cable)

Indicator : Buzzer


Operation Voltage 5 VDC ± 5%

Working Current

< 90mA (USB)

< 100mA (RS232)

Standby Current

< 600mA (USB)

< 650mA (RS232)


Interface/ Profile



User Environment

Operating Temperature : 0 ~ 50˚C

Storage Temperature : -20 ~ 60˚C

Humidity : 0% ~ 95%RH (Non-condensing)

Drop Durability : 1.5M

Ambient Light : 5,000 Lux

1D Symbologies : UPC-A/UPC-E, EAN-8/EAN-13, Industrial 2 of 5, Codabar, Matrix 2 of 5, Code 11, Code 93, Code 32, Code 128, Standard Code 39, Full ASCII Code 39, Interleaved 2 of 5, China Postal Code, MSI Plessy Code, UK Plessy Code, EAN/UCC 128, Telepen Code, IATA Code


ESD : Functional after 4KV contact, 8KV air discharge

EMC : FCC Part 15B Class B, CE EN55022/24

Environmental : WEEE, RoHS 2.0

Ordering Information

BS-5305 Barcode pen scanner. USB interface cable
BS-5302 Barcode pen scanner. RS232 interface cable
BS-5300 Barcode pen scanner. Un-decoded TTL