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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 F2
Manufacturer: Alliance
Start Harness: 7-pin single row flat connector
Interface Type: Serial
Install Type: Card Only
Actuation: Coin Drop - Factory
Coin Sense: N/A
Mounting: Coin Vault
Chassis: N/A
Readers: 1 Reader
Machine Control: Alliance MDC/Centurion

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

One of the following readers.

Part IDDescriptionImage
LC WiFi Reader
Front/Vertical Mount
LC WiFi Reader
Top/Horizontal Mount
F2 FasCard Reader
Front Mount
F2 FasCard Reader
High Front/Top Mount
FLEX Reader
Front/Vertical Mount
FLEX Reader
Top/Horizontal Mount

Installation Kit

QTYPart NumberDescriptionImage
1C-5240Machine Start Harness
1C-5365Bypass Harness
1C-6204-40Power Adapter Harness
1C-6602F2, Large Vault Mount
1C-6801F2 Reader Mounting Kit

Recommended Tools and Supplies (Not Included)

See F2 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 Mounting Bracket

F2, Large Vault Mount
F2 Reader Mounting Kit

  1. Run the C-6204-40 Power Harness and the C-5240 Machine Start Harness through the circular opening on the C-6602 Vault Mount Bracket.
  2. Spread the bracket wings to lock it into place once installed.
  3. Insert the C-6602 Vault Mount Bracket into the Coin Vault
  4. Run the C-6204 Power Adapter Harness and the C-5240 Machine Start Harness through the circular opening on the C-5414 F2 Mounting Bracket.
  5. Use the C-0144 screws, attach the C-5414 F2 Mounting Bracket to the C-6602 Vault Mount Bracket.

Step 2 - Connect Power

Power Adapter Harness

  1. Connect the C-6204 12VDC Power Harness to the H10 Connection on the Machine Control Assembly.
    1. Connect the green wire to a chassis ground.
  2. The remaining end (3-pin molex) connects directly to the rear of the F2 FasCard Reader.

Step 3 - Connect Machine Start Harness

Machine Start Harness
Bypass Harness

  1. Connect the C-5240 Machine Start Harness to the Machine Control Assembly at H3.
    1. The opposite end of this harness connects directly to the FasCard reader.
  2. Connect the C-5365 Bypass Harness to the appropriate connections to bypass the Coin Vault Switch.

Step 4 - Connect and Mount FasCard Reader

Machine Start Harness
Power Adapter Harness

Item No.ComponentNotes
1Power Connection PortUtilizes the same power harnesses as the first generation FasCard reader.
2Pulse Connection PortConnection point for pulse machine start harnesses.
3Coin 1 Connection PortThis is the connection point for the harness input associated with Coin 1.
4Coin 2 Connection PortThis is the connection point for the harness input associated with Coin 2.
5Serial Connection PortThis is the connection point for serial machine start harnesses.

  1. Feed remaining harness ends through mounting hole as described in F2 Reader Mounting Guide.
  2. Connect the free end of the C-5240 Machine Start Harness to port 5 (Serial Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  3. Connect the free end of the C-6204-40 Power Adapter Harness to port 1 (Power Connection Port) as shown in the image above.
  4. Connect FasCard reader to base as described in the F2 Reader Mounting Guide.
  5. Program the card reader address as described here: How to Program Address on a FasCard Reader.

Associated Equipment Models

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