HID Global
HF NFC On-Metal Labels

HID Global on-metal Labels are small, thin self-adhesive NFC tags for on-metal use. These white PET labels are only 0.8 mm thin and may be encoded and printed in certified label printers to apply logos, bar-codes, QR codes or text. Their flexible special shielding allows application on flat or curved metallic objects like liquid containers, laptops, pipes or machinery.

HID Global on-metal Labels come in five different form factors to suit various applications in an optimal size to performance ratio. NFC labels are NFC Tag Type 2 compliant and my be used with any NFC compatible phone or device. All labels are delivered on reels of 500 for easy processing in a label printer.

For industrial applications, HF on-metal labels enhance the speed and accuracy of inventory and process management systems. Each labeled asset can be identified in the supply chain or connectedvia Internet of Things (IoT), enabling businesses and consumers to identify, locate, authenticate and engage each item.


  • NTAG 213
  • Effortless integration, simply apply tags to metallic assets
  • Interoperable with NFC Forum compliant devices
  • Enhanced effectiveness as these are faster and more accurate than QR-codes or text transactions


HF NFC On-Metal Labels
Base Model Number6E3M306E3M45
Physical Characteristics
Dimensions30 x 0.8mm Circular Tag45 x 45 x 0.8mm
Housing MaterialWhite PET (front), printable with resin ribbon
Environmental Characteristics
Temperature-20C to +70C
Water ResistanceIP68, 20 C, 1 m 24h
Vibration10 g, 10 to 2000 Hz, 3 axis, 2.5 h (IEC 68.2.6)
Shock40 g, 18 ms, 6 axis, 2000 times (IEC 68.2.29)
RFID Characteristics
Operating Frequency13.56 MHz
Chip TypeNTAG213
Memory144 byte EEPROM
ProtocolISO/IEC 14443A, NFC Forum Tag Type 2
Warranty12 Months
Ordering Information and Pricing
Part Number Model Number Description RRP
[A] HID HF NFC On-Metal Labels
6E3M30 NFC On-Metal Tag, NTAG213, White PET, 30 mm Round $2.75 A
6E3M45 NFC On-Metal Tag, NTAG213, White PET, 45x45 mm $2.75 A