The Symbol LS3008 rugged handheld scanner offers affordable performance and durability in smaller manufacturing and light industrial environments. The LS3008 features single board construction, eliminating the common points of failure associated with ribbon cables that connect multiple boards. The patented Liquid Polymer Scan Technology is frictionless and will not wear out. The LS3008 scanner is built to withstand everyday drops, offers a scratch-resistant, tempered glass exit window for high-quality scanning day in and day out, and can be safely used in dusty environments. In addition, the Symbol LS3008 offers the sealing required to endure wipe downs, and can even be sanitized in clean manufacturing and hospital environments.