The VAL364 USB Dongle has been designed primarily to allow communication through a USB port from Microcoin coin validators and GBA banknote readers to their respective PC-based software support and programming packages.
Coin Mechanisms' part# 0829-000382.
Currently supported by Windows XP and Windows 7/8/8.1 (as of March 2016, not yet released for Windows 10).
The VAL364 USB Dongle Kit includes:
VAL364 Dongle (shown)
Driver file - USBDongleInstall.exe
Various cables to suit your coin validators and/or note readers (to see the types of cables available, download the VAL364 USB Dongle Product Bulletin - page 3)
Additional items required:
USB 2.0 Type A-B cable
Optional - DC power supply, 2.5mm DC plug, center positive, voltage and current suitable for your validators (The USB Dongle is powered from the USB port on your computer. The optional power supply is used to power the connected coin validator through the comms cable, eliminating the need for a separate power cable to the validator)