A-908 IR Receiver

A-908 IR Receiver


The A-908 IR Receiver is the standard wireless data receiver used with all Hamar wireless targets. It uses a robust, infrared, frequency-modulated technology that does not interfere with radio-based communication systems. The receiver has a range of up to 100 feet (30.5 M), depending on the target used, and an acceptance range of +/- 85º. Power is provided by a replaceable, 9V battery.


Compatible with the following wireless targets/interfaces: S-650, A-1519,A-1519HR, A-1520 and R-359.


  • Robust, frequency modulated infrared communication receiver.
  • Will not interfere with radio-based devices.
  • Works with all Hamar wireless targets.
  • Range of up to 100 feet (30.5 M)depending on target.
  • Has an acceptance range of +/- 85º.



Frequency: 3.5 MHz
Range: Depending on target, up to 100 ft. (30.5 m) with direct line of sight
Baud Rate: 19.2 kb
Transmission Rate: Up to 15 readings per second
Power Supply: 9V battery
Battery Life: 9 hours, continuous use
Size: 2.75" W x 4.60" H x 1.18" D (69.6 mm x 116.8 mm x 30.0 mm)
Weight: 0.5 lb. (0.2 kg)
Cable: 1 ft. (0.3 m) serial-port cord with DB9 connector