HR42  (Halibut)

2D High Density Handheld Scanner

The HR42 Series (Halibut) is one of the best performing 2D readers out there and is capable of reading extremely small data matrix codes, making it ideal for gathering medical data or DPM (direct part marking) and is available is corded or Bluetooth versions.

The Halibut’s high definition megapixel scanning camera and a laser aimer to make it easier for operators to target codes.  It is designed to read with ease high resolution codes, typically found in healthcare, on vials and ampules or on machined parts. The Halibut’s tough casing also means it’s well protected against accidental drops up to 1.8m.  The Bluetooth connectivity of the HR42-BT also affords the user complete freedom up to 10 meters away from the device’s docking cradle – perfect for intensive scanning periods where users need to be fast and agile.

2D High Density Handheld Scanner


Key Features

Unrivalled performance

An enhanced megapixel camera means the HR42 Series packs a lot of punch for its size. From screens and paper to plastic and metal, it can read small, dense and even damaged barcodes quickly and accurately. Not only can it read high density codes, it can also read postal codes and some DPM, making it an excellent all-rounder in most retail environments.

User friendly laser aimer

A crisp and accurate laser aimer allows users to target ranged barcodes with ease. Point and shoot scanning has never been easier, allowing for streamlined working and enhanced efficiency for operators.

Bluetooth 5.0 for easy pairing

Bluetooth 5.0 offers super-fast pairing and maintains a strong wireless connection for up to 10 meters. Perfect for scanning multiple items at high volume where agility and fluidity are key.

Rock solid and built to last

The HR42 Series is designed to be used all day, every day in the toughest of environments. A tried and tested drop resistance of 1.8 meters means operators can work with confidence and peace of mind, without worrying about bumps, knocks or scrapes.

Models and Accessories

SKU number/Models

  • HR4280-H5 HR42 Halibut, 2D CMOS Handheld Reader Mega Pixel, High Density & DPM (Black & Yellow) with 3.5 meter coiled USB cable. (KIT Scanner + Cable USB coiled)
  • HR4280-H8 HR42 Halibut, 2D CMOS Handheld Reader Mega Pixel, High Density & DPM (Black & Yellow) with 2 meter RS232 straight cable and multiplug adapter. (KIT Scanner + Cable RS232 + Power Adapter)
  • HR4280-BT-C(U) HR42 Halibut, 2D CMOS Bluetooth Handheld Reader Mega Pixel, High Density & DPM (Black and Yellow) with docking station, USB cable and multiplug adapter

SKU number/Accessories

  • STD20i-42 Foldable smart stand for HR42 Series. Incl. Autosense.
  • CBL030UA RJ45-USB 2m cable, 35cm coiled for HR, FR and FM series
  • CBL036UC RJ45-USB 2m for HR, FR and FM series HR15X & HR32X series.
  • CBL036UA USB 3m cable for HR, FR and Fm series.
  • CBL037R RJ45-RS232, 2m cable for HR, FR and FM series
  • CBL042UA RJ45-USB, 2m cable for HR, FR and FM series
  • ADP100 5V/1.5A, 1.8m multi plug adapter for HR, FR and FM series.

Ideal for...

  • Warehouse applications
  • Electronic assembly
  • Production line
  • Healthcare
  • Postal and financial

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