FastSRT8 wrote:Wait! Are you telling me a batch code reader can read the info off the magnetic strip from 3' away?
The ones that the secret service have shown off in our office have a range between 3-5' and require a system the size of an blackberry tour, with an extended life battery attached. They are fairly common for these thieves to use in larger cities.
They typically work for eastern European groups which specialize in such things.