IGT Card Reader

TCI Card reader in an IGT Slant Top:

Original IGT card reader with Panasonic reader body:

IGT card reader - full unit upgrade - Drop in replacement with added features.

TCI Reader Advanced Features:
1) Metal body
(Robust, good ESD prevention)
2) Flag activated mechanical switches
(Hard to cheat - allows any card material - opaque to transparent)
3) Card slot through entire reader with reinforced card stops
(Allows compressed air cleaning and small coin ejection - prevents card push-through)
4) Transparent body
(Easy removal of foreign objects)
5) "Floating" head
(Head tracks not just up and down, but also side to side on warped cards)
6) Wide read speed
(Read speed window from slow to very fast)
7) High brightness LEDs use less current - less heat - longer life
8) True  green LEDs when combined with Red LEDs give Yellow

Replacement Parts: All form, fit and function equivalent (with added features)

TCI uses the Neuron Advanced Card Reader Body:

Controller PCB:

Light Ring:

Spare parts: