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Amano MTX-15 Terminal


The MTX-15 is a full-featured, scalable, menu-driven terminal that is compatible with the Time Guardian® and Time Guardian® PRO workforce management solution. This terminal is utilized for many applications, from basic time & attendance to job costing.


  • RS-232C, RS-485, Modem, and Ethernet communications options
  • 128 X 64 graphical display
  • Numeric keypad with four function keys
  • Supports standard mag-stripe, barcode, or proximity cards
  • Labor transfers (up to six levels)
  • Break/meal button
  • Download up to 500 employees and 10,000 labor level transfers for validation
  • Stores up to 20,000 swipes
Amano MTX-15 Terminal

MTX-15 Technical Specifications


0°C (32°F) to 45°C (113°F)

ENVIRONMENT Inside, wall mounted
POWER REQUIREMENTS Wall mount-type transformer
Input voltage: 105 – 130VAC, 50 – 60 Hz 200 – 240VAC 50 – 60 Hz (export model)
Output voltage: 16.5V AC, 1A
CARDREADER Magnetic Stripe, Track-2 ACI proprietary
Barcode, Code 3 of 9 ACI standard card
Proximity, 44 bit, ACI format

Maximum of 500 employees (validations)

Total of 24,144 records


4 Job-Transfers

Total of 6 levels (levels can be assigned to any of the four Job Transfer keys)

Each level can have individual validation table. Total number of validation numbers for all 6 levels must be less than 10,000 numbers 24,144 records maximum (shared with employees records)

MEMORY SRAM 512 Kbytes
CLOCK ACCURACY ± 3 seconds per week (room temperature)
POWER FAILURE MEMORY PROTECTION Built-in lithium cell (up to 12 months of accumulate use)

MTX-15 (Minimum Performance):
Magnetic reader 6 hours of full operation
Barcode Reader 5.5 hours of full operation
Proximity Reader 5 hours of full operation


Serial RS-232, RJ-11 connector (cable selectable)
Serial RS485, RJ-11 connector

MTX-15 Modem version:
2400 bps built in modem
RS-485 interface for connecting additional MTX-5 terminals

MTX-15 Network:
10/100 BaseT Serial to Ethernet conversion
RS-485 interface for connecting additional MTX-5 terminals

SIGNAL CAPABILITY Time Guardian version only
Dry contact, 1A, 24V, Class 2 circuit, Normally Open
DIMENSIONS 210 mm (8.25”) L x 108 mm (4.25”) W x 54 (2.12”)mm
WEIGHT 6 lbs.



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