HID Skylam prelaminated inlay for e-ID Cards

Technical Specification

Features:
  • Make: HID
  • Model code: Skylam
  • Card/ Tag/ Fob: Card
  • Material: Polycarbonate
Additional info:

HID Global's card inlays provide card manufacturers with the highest level of reliability, durability and card structure design versatility. Prelaminates are available with HID SOMA chip operating systems and third-party chip operating systems. HID Skylam™ prelaminated inlays with built-in windows provide card manufacturers with the easiest and most effective way to create a window, or several windows, in polycarbonate ID cards. Skylam is a ready-to-go polycarbonate inlay with built-in custom windows that can be easily assembled with the structural layers of the card prior to hot press lamination. Key Benefits Production of window-enabled cards almost overnight with regular assembly lines Lower yield losses than other solutions, no CAPEX, no development costs Unsurpassed card design freedom with windows of almost any shape and size Optional embedded security features available, such as Mirage™ One-stop-shop benefits with SOMA™ Chip Operating Systems A Simple Process to Make Windows in ID Cards Assembly of Skylam inlays and other card layers Hot press lamination Card punching IC Module embedding, if applicable Card type Compatibility & DurabilitySkylam is perfectly suitable for contactless, dual-interface and contact cards as well as non-chip cards. Several material sources are also available to accommodate card makers engineering choices. Skylam inlays have been tested against the most advanced durability standard, ISO24789 (Card Service Life).

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Make HID
Manufacturer HID Global
Model code Skylam
Card/ Tag/ Fob Card
Material Polycarbonate
Additional info

HID Global's card inlays provide card manufacturers with the highest level of reliability, durability and card structure design versatility. Prelaminates are available with HID SOMA chip operating systems and third-party chip operating systems.

HID Skylam™ prelaminated inlays with built-in windows provide card manufacturers with the easiest and most effective way to create a window, or several windows, in polycarbonate ID cards.

Skylam is a ready-to-go polycarbonate inlay with built-in custom windows that can be easily assembled with the structural layers of the card prior to hot press lamination.

Key Benefits

  • Production of window-enabled cards almost overnight with regular assembly lines
  • Lower yield losses than other solutions, no CAPEX, no development costs
  • Unsurpassed card design freedom with windows of almost any shape and size
  • Optional embedded security features available, such as Mirage™
  • One-stop-shop benefits with SOMA™ Chip Operating Systems

A Simple Process to Make Windows in ID Cards

  • Assembly of Skylam inlays and other card layers
  • Hot press lamination
  • Card punching
  • IC Module embedding, if applicable

Card type Compatibility & Durability
Skylam is perfectly suitable for contactless, dual-interface and contact cards as well as non-chip cards. Several material sources are also available to accommodate card makers engineering choices.

Skylam inlays have been tested against the most advanced durability standard, ISO24789 (Card Service Life).

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