KP 6840 a               Switch Plate
  • Wiegand Proximity Reader with Keypad
  • 6" to 8" (15 to 20cm) read range
  • 4.6" x 3.1" x 0.88" (11.7 x 7.9 x 2.2cm) in size
  • Power requirement: 5 to 12 VDC
  • Supporting 4-bit burst, 8-bit burst or 26-bit keypad output
  • Programmable Red or Green LED in standby
  • Credentials (Cards/Tags)


AWID’s Sentinel-Prox Proximity Reader KP-6840 is a combination PIN pad and Switchplate-style reader, specially designed for high-security applications that require dual verification. With a read range of 6 to 8 inches, the KP-6840 delivers exceptional value without compromise on quality, durability, and performance for both indoor and outdoor applications. The KP-6840 reader is a fully featured Wiegand and RS-232 compatible reader with an LED and Annunciator for both small and large volume OEM and Dealer installations. It is designed to mount on a standard-single-gang electric wall-box or on the surface of an interior or exterior wall.


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  • Read range of 6 to 8 inches
  • PIN pad for dual verification
  • Specially designed for an attractive appearance
  • Electronics potted with epoxy compound for demanding environmental applications
  • LED for visual feedback, Piezo beeper for audio feedback
  • Compatible with all Wiegand access control systems
  • Industry standard Wiegand output and RS-232 interface
  • Attractive high-tech enclosure in dark gray
  • Tri-state LED


  • Ease of use and entry. Assures long life of cards by eliminating need to physically swipe card against reader
  • For high security applications
  • Elegantly and beautifully mounted
  • Reader electronics protected against application elements to assure long reader life
  • Visual and Audible indicators providing dependable user feedback and guidance for quick and easy installation
  • Wiegand output allows use of multiple control panels allowing stocking of one reader for all applications and credential requirements
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