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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: Continental
Start Harness: RJ-11 connector
Interface Type: Serial
Install Type: Coin and Card
Actuation: Coin Drop - Factory
Coin Sense: N/A
Mounting: Surface Mount
Chassis: N/A
Readers: 1 Reader
Machine Control: Continental Coin Control/ProfitPlus


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
C-5001
F1 FasCard Reader

This document assumes that the host machine has a serial communication board installed and enabled.  This board is provided by Continental Girbau.

Installation Kit

QTYPart NumberDescriptionImage
1C-0114-MLVMachine Start Harness
2C-5101Spade Taps
1C-5332Coin Sense Harness (SA)
1C-5336Power Adapter Harness
1C-5500Power Extension Harness
1C-5602Power Converter
1C-5800F1 Reader Mounting Kit

Recommended Tools and Supplies (Not Included)

See F1: FasCard Reader Mounting Guide for more information.

Installation

Confirm machine power is disconnected before beginning installation!

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

Step 1 - Install Mounting Bracket

C-5700-TEMPC-5800
Drill Template
F1 Reader Mounting Kit

  1. Place the C-5700-TEMP Drill Template on the desired mounting location.
  2. Verify included harnesses will reach desired location without encountering interference from internal machine components.
  3. Refer to FasCard Mounting Guide for further instructions.

Step 2 - Connect Power

C-5101C-5336C-5500C-5602
Spade Taps
Power Adapter Harness
Power Extension Harness
Power Converter

  1. Tap power as described in the Fascard Reader Install - Universal Concepts document using the C-5101 Spade Taps provided.
  2. Connect the C-5336 Power Adapter Harness to the installed spade taps. Connect the opposite end to the C-5602 Power Converter.
    1. Secure the ground wire beneath a chassis screw.
  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 Coin Sense Harness

C-5332
Coin Sense Harness (SA)

  1. Disconnect the Coin Drop from the Machine Control Assembly.
  2. Connect the C-5332 Coin Sense Harness white connector to the harness connected to the Coin Drop.
  3. Connect the C-5332 Coin Sense Harness red connector to the Machine Control Assembly where the Coin Drop was previously connected.

Step 4 - Connect Machine Start Harness

C-0114-MLV
Machine Start Harness

  1. Connect the C-0114-MLV Machine Start Harness to the Serial Communication Board in the center RJ-11 port.

Step 5 - Connect and Mount FasCard Reader

C-0114-MLVC-5332C-5500
Machine Start Harness
Coin Sense Harness (SA)
Power Extension Harness

  1. Feed remaining harness ends through mounting hole as described in F1: FasCard Reader Mounting Guide.
  2. Connect the free end of the C-0114-MLV Machine Start Harness to port 1 (Serial Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  3. Connect the free end of the C-5332 Coin Sense Harness to port 3 (Coin Sense Harness Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  4. 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.
  5. Connect FasCard reader to base as described in the FasCard Mounting Guide.
  6. Program the card reader address as described here: How to Program Address on a FasCard Reader.

Associated Equipment Models

MakeModelControlNotes
ContinentalE####C*Continental Coin Control Washer
ContinentalE####C*Continental Coin Control Washer
ContinentalE####X*Continental ProfitPlus Washer
ContinentalE####X*Continental ProfitPlus Washer
ContinentalMG###C#########Continental Coin Control Washer
ContinentalMG###X#########Continental ProfitPlus Washer
ContinentalREM025X#########Continental ProfitPlus Washer
ContinentalRMG0##X#########Continental ProfitPlus Washer