Installation Instructions

Installation Instructions

BON-TAG security devices are very simple to use, however please read the instructions before you start

Tree Tag Installation

To tag a Bonsai tree you will require the dedicated kit, detailed instruction set, and a suitable portable drill. You can refer to the ‘tagging procedure images’ for visual aid and reference. Please read the more detailed instructions carefully before carrying out the installation procedure. The transponder tag is preloaded in a sterilised canula needle as the delivery method for tag injection. The tag is very small about the size of a grain of rice 11.5mm x 2.12mm and ideal for tree application.

  1. Remove contents from kit packaging and inspect.
  2. Choose donor tree
  3. Drill cavity to required depth to accept tag
  4. Inject tag in to tree trunk
  5. Safely dispose canula injection needle.
  6. Attach ‘Warning Decal label’ to bonsai pot.
  7. Post ‘Warning notice label’
  8. Register details to database.

Tree Installation Images

1
Kit contents and tools required.

2
Gauge drilling depth.

3
Creating cavity in Bonsai.

4
Drilled cavity.

5
Canula and injection tool.

6
Injecting the tag into the cavity.

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7
White indicator shows tag has been injected.

Pot Decal
Tamper proof pot decal.

Pot Tag Installation

To Tag a Bonsai Pot you will require the dedicated kit, detailed instruction set. Please read the instructions carefully before carrying out the installation procedure. The Pot tag is a tablet size disc 12mm x 1.8mm in a hard resin format , it is ideal for pot applications and can be attached inside the pot with a suitable adhesive.

  1. Remove contents from kit packaging and inspect.
  2. Prepare location surface to attach transponder tag.
  3. Apply adhesive supplied to pot surface.
  4. Attach tag with adhesive & leave to cure fully.
  5. Attach ‘Warning Decal label’ to Bonsai Pot.
  6. Post ‘Warning notice label’.
  7. Register details to database.

Pot Installation Images

1
Indication of tag size.

2
Sanding the pot in preparation for adhesive.

3
Adhesive applied.

4
Tag placed in adhesive.

Pot Decal
Tamper proof pot decal.

Reading tagged tree ID

Warning sign & pot decal

For more detailed instructions on either of the installation methods refer to the documentation supplied with each BON-TAG Bonsai Security Kit.

Disclaimer
This product is solely intended for use in connection with the identification of Bonsai trees & pots, ‘BON-TAG’ does not accept responsibility for any damage, injury or demise of any item, livestock, animal or person, with the use of this or any other related products.