Dactek International is a
company uniquely committed to the "science of identification." Since our
beginning, we have built our reputation for innovation on a proud tradition of
technological "firsts"...the first permanent inkless fingerprinting system to be
introduced and marketed throughout the world... the first permanent inkless
fingerprinting system to be approved by the F.B.I. classification, search and
retention... The portable workstation
is the first inkless fingerprinting
system. To be truly inkless using the two chemical compound to create a
permanent non-smudging clear fingerprint. Our
Fingerprinting System is widely used and adopted by the U.S. Armed Forces
and the U.S. State Department (American Embassies) and fully qualified for the
National Crime Information Center as well as identification of schoolchildren
and their families. Dactek has been in the identification industry for
over 30+ years and is a G.S.A provider for over 15 years.
Fingerprints are a widely accepted form of Identification. No two
fingerprints are alike, thus fingerprint is a unique form of identification.
Fingerprinting can be dated back 1,500 years, where the Chinese used them for a
form of identification.
Fingerprints are used in numerous applications and industries. Predominate
use is in Government and Law Enforcement, prominent use in law enforcement also
in Banking, Real Estate, Check Cashing, Casinos, Notary Publics,
Supermarkets and even in our schools.
There are few companies manufacturing and distributing fingerprinting
products. To insure the fingerprint product you select is a quality product and
applicable for your use. You should seek
for pads that use ink that is black and permanent. "Which is the qualification
for F.B.I. approval"
- Human Resources
- Already or need to use applicant card for new hire procedures.
- Pawn Shops & Brokers
- Notary Publics
- Casinos (Cash Cage)
- Bank (Tellers)
NO. The U.S. mandated toxicology rates our patented inkless formula as being
well below the level of toxicity rated by our U.S. government as well as the
F.B.I. for meeting the requirements of being black, permanent and classifiable.
Ink systems are used in Pawn Shops, Pawn Brokers, Notary Publics, Casinos, Banks
and Supermarkets. Inkless is usually used in high end human resources
departments such as: banks, all government organizations. If you are using an
applicant card for new employee hiring then our
system is for you.
No, both Ink & Inkless systems does not require special chemicals to clean-up.
Typically can be wiped away with Dactek's cleaning towellete or being washed
away easily with water and soap.
fingerprint pad lid is closed after use it should last for a long time. The ink
maintains a reasonable shelf life. Actually usage depends how it be stored after
each use. Please refer to product specification for each item . These numbers of
prints are estimates based
on applying gentle pressure from the finger to the pad when in use.
For government use or any official reason the fingerprint must be permanent.
The FBI suggests the fingerprint should last the life time of a person, usually
If you are using an ink system no special paper is required. For applications
using an inkless system a special coated with Dactek's inkless solution on the surface is required. Typically coated paper is
available in any configuration at inexpensive prices.
Unfortunately, we know of no training facilities on fingerprinting. You could
contact your local law enforcement agency as a learning source. Our suggestion
is to practice and it is always good to have clean hands before beginning to