Triton ATM Machine Teardown
Here we look at the internals of a Triton ATM machine, the machine which we are investigating is the standalone ATM type manufactured by Triton.
To access the base compartment, the base has to be unlocked. The plastic cover can then be hinged outward, displaying the inner safe.
Entering the correct access code into the safe lock, giving access to the cash dispenser mechanism itself:-
Looking at the interior of the door we can see the cabling to the door lock. Along with the heavy duty metalwork, needed to protect the cash dispenser.
Looking at the exposed cash dispensing mechanism itself:-
To access the cash trays, the mechanism is unlocked by pulling a pin and rotating it in a circle:-
Until the cash dispensing tray itself is exposed, with the top tray used for storing rejected notes:-
A close up of the cash tray mechanism is shown below:-
To access the top compartment, it is unlocked and pulled out. Displaying the controller, keyboard module, card reader and the receipt printer:-
Disassembling the above assemblies further, we can better understand their construction like the keyboard module below:-
And the printer board:-
The card reader:-
The power supply:-
Originally housed in a screened metal case is the processor module:-
The processor module runs WinCE OS, and uses the Z84C9010VSC processor. Various peripheral chips drive the printer, keyboard, screen and card reader.
Putting it back together, does it still boot? (yes but it is running low on paper):-