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Network Reader Interface For VBB And VLB Access Control Platforms


Example of Network Reader Interface For VBB And VLB Access Control Platforms

Availability: NA Only

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The ComNet VBB-NRI is a cost-effective solution that can extend the reach of your bright blue system. This IP-based reader interface is perfect for remote locations where wiring can be a challenge. The VBB-NRI connects to the VBB or VLB controller board via your network, allowing you to bring remotely located readers online with your bright blue access control system.
The VBB-NRI is compatible with most card readers (any device with a Wiegand output) and supports facility lockdown and degraded mode.

Features for VBB-NRI

  • 10/100 BASE-T compatible
  • Connects one reader via Ethernet network to the VBB or VLB controller
  • Compatible with proximity, smart card, biometrics, magnetic stripe, barcode and Wiegand read head technologies
  • Two form C, single pole/double throw, mechanically latching 1A relays (pre-programmed for dedicated functionality)
  • Four contact inputs for Door exit request, Door position switch, Push button override, and Auxiliary input
  • Facility lockdown via credential or external pushbuttton
  • Degraded mode
  • Metal enclosure with hinged and dual screw door
  • On board connection for tamper switch
  • Tamper switch, lock & key option available
  • Supports DHCP or Static IP addressing
  • Compatible with proximity, magnetic stripe and smart card technologies
  • Reduces wiring and labor costs
  • VBB-NRIs and VBB-RIs can be combined on a bright blue or lite blue system


  • Suitable for small to mid-sized organizations with remote locations and an available IP network

VBB-NRI Application Diagram(s) (1)

Application Diagram(s) for VBB-NRI

VBB-NRI Ordering Information

Part NumberDescription
VBB-NRINetwork Reader Interface