Cardnology supplies plastic cards, cards printers and printing service. Main plastic cards are:
- Blank cards. They do not have any tecnology, so they cannot store data.
- Magnetic stripe cards. They are the most common type, they are cheap but they can store data.
- Smartcards (or chip cards). They have an external chip.
- Contactless RFID cards. They have an internal chip that can be read only by radio signal. They are the most secure.
Standard plastic cards dimension are 86×54 mm, while the thickness can change in a 0,4 – 0,76 mm range. We supply even not standard and multiple tecnology cards.
The most common material is PVC, that can be shiny or opaque. PVC is a very flexible and resistant material. Other materials are PET, PET-G, polystyrene and wood.