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Overview and Equipment Information

This document is intended to guide the user through installation utilizing the kit numbered according to the document title. A list of associated equipment models including control information and additional installation notes can be found below.

Kit Installation Notes

Status: Active

Product: FasCard F1
Manufacturer: N/A
Start Harness: 2-wire w/tap connections
Interface Type: Pulse
Install Type: Card Only
Actuation: N/A
Coin Sense: N/A
Mounting: Surface Mount
Chassis: N/A
Readers: 1 Reader
Machine Control: N/A

This document assumes the installer has working knowledge of hand tools and of the target machine in question. Physical modification of machine may be required, including modification of machine panels and internal modification to accommodate cables or harnesses. It is recommended that the instructions contained herein be performed by individuals who are qualified to perform these tasks. Card Concepts Inc. takes no responsibility for the accuracy of this document or for any damage that may occur to target machine.

Required Hardware

Card Reader

Part IDDescriptionImage
F1 FasCard Reader

Installation Kit

QTYPart NumberDescriptionImage
1C-0113Machine Start Harness
1C-5200-7272" Power Adapter Harness
1C-5500Power Extension Harness
1C-5602Power Converter
1C-5700Mounting Bracket

Recommended Tools and Supplies (Not Included)

See F1 Reader Mounting Guide for more information.


Confirm machine power is disconnected before beginning installation!

Use caution and appropriate protection to prevent hand and eye injury during installation!

Step 1 - Install 3rd Party Transformer and Door Strike

  1. Install Transformer (not provided).
  2. Install electric Door Strike (not provided).

Step 2 - Connect Machine Start Harness

72" Power Adapter Harness
Power Extension Harness
Power Converter

  1. Plug into 120v outlet or tap power as described in the Fascard Reader Install - Universal Concepts document by connecting the C-5200-72 Power Adapter Harness.
  2. Connect the opposite end of the C-5200-72 Power Adapter Harness to the C-5602 Power Converter.
  3. Connect the C-5500 Power Extension Harness to the appropriate connector on the C-5602 Power Converter. The remaining cable end connects to the FasCard reader.

Step 3 - Connect Machine Start Harness

Machine Start Harness

  1. Connect the C-0113 Machine Start Harness to the Transformer.
    1. Connect one of the spade connectors to the positive lead from the Transformer.
  2. Connect the C-0113 Machine Start Harness to the Door Strike.
    1. Connect the remaining spade connector to the positive terminal on the Door Strike.
  3. The negative lead from the Transformer should be connected to the negative terminal on the Door Strike.

Step 4 - Install Mounting Bracket

Mounting Bracket

  1. Insert the C-0800 Mounting Bracket into the wall.

Step 5 - Final Connections

Machine Start Harness
Power Extension Harness

  1. Feed remaining harness ends through mounting bracket.
  2. Connect the free end of the C-0113 Machine Start Harness to port 2 (Pulse Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  3. Connect the free end of the C-5500 Power Extension Harness to port 4 (C-5500 Power Harness Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  4. Connect FasCard reader to base as described in the FasCard Mounting Guide.
  5. Program the card reader address as described here: How to Program Address on a FasCard Reader.