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Protex Smart Technologies Co.,Ltd | Updated: Mar 09, 2016

Designed for small to medium businesses, the DTC1000 provides maximum efficiency in a sleek user-friendly design. This printer is virtually maintenance-free and prints full-color plastic ID and technology cards on a budget.

Take advantage of the built-in and optional features that suit your business:

•Dual-sided printing option provides more space for company or cardholder information and security features.
•Network your printer in seconds with optional Ethernet connectivity to access remotely and in networked card printing environments.
•The DTC1000 enables migration to contact and contactless smart cards (including HID iCLASS® technology) or simple magstripe and prox cards with optional technology card encoders.
•Erase and rewrite eco-friendly feature makes the DTC1000 ideal for temporary ID cards, such as visitor badges.
•Prints on a variety of card thicknesses for simple loyalty cards to more sophisticated access control badges right out of the box, as thin as 9 mil up to 40 mil.

The DTC1000 adds a level of convenience to easily print what you need, including:

•Easy, all-in-one print ribbon and card cleaning cartridge simplifies the ribbon loading process.
•Built-in Swift ID™ badging application software enables you to create ID badges in seconds without having to install any additional software.
•wEdge-to-edge printing in full-color or simple black and white.
•Economical half-panel ribbons to personalize pre-printed cards with a photo and bar code.
•Its intuitive design providing instant system status through color changing buttons.
•wIndustry's first inline card printing and technology card encoding with one connection using USB or optional Ethernet connectivity.

Print Method Dye-Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfer
Resolution 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone
Colors Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
Print Ribbon Options Full-color with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO*, 250 prints
Full-color half-panel with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO*, 350 prints
Full-color with two resin black panels and overlay panel, YMCKOK*, 200 prints
Resin black and overlay panel, KO*, 500 prints
Dye-sublimation black and overlay panel, BO*, 500 prints
Resin black (standard and premium), 1000 prints
Resin green, blue, red, white, silver and gold, 1000 prints
Rewrite technology - No ribbon is required
Print Speed** 7 seconds per card (K*); 12 seconds per card (KO*); 24 seconds per card (YMCKO*); 31 seconds per card
Accepted Standard Card Size CR-80 (3.375˝L x 2.125˝W / 85.6mmL x 54mmW); CR-79 Adhesive Back (3.313˝L x 2.063˝W / 84.1mmL x
Print Area CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36˝L x 2.11˝W / 85.3mmL x 53.7mmW); CR-79 (3.3˝L x 2.04˝W / 83.8mmL x
Accepted Card Thickness 009˝ - .040˝ / 9 mil - 40 mil / .229mm - 1.016mm
Accepted Card Types PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for100% polyester cards;
optical memory cards with PVC finish; rewrite
Input Hopper Card Capacity 100 cards (.030˝ / .762mm)
Output Hopper Card Capacity Up to 30 cards (.030˝ / .762mm)
Card Cleaning Card cleaning roller integrated into ribbon cartridge; cleaning roller is automatically replaced with each ribbon
Input Hopper Card Capacity 100 cards (.030˝ / .762mm)
Memory 32 MB RAM
Software Drivers &Windows® XP / Vista™ (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003 & 2008 / Windows® 7 / Linux®
Interface USB 2.0, optional Ethernet with internal print server
Operating Temperature 65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C
Humidity 20–80% non-condensing
Dimensions Single-Sided Printer: 8.8˝H x 13.7˝W x 7.9˝D / 224mmH x 348mmW x 201mmD
Dual-Sided Printer: 9.8˝H x 18.7˝W x 9.2˝D / 249mmH x 475mmW x 234mmD
Weight Single-Sided: 7.5 lbs / 3.4 Kg; Dual-Sided: 10 lbs / 4.54 Kg
Agency Listings Safety: UL 60950-1, CSA C22.2 (60950-1), and CE; EMC: FCC Class A, CRC c1374, CE (EN 55022 Class
A, EN 55024), CCC, BSMI, KCC
Supply Voltage 100-240 VAC, 3.3 A
Supply Frequency 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Warranty Printer – Two years; Printhead – Two years, unlimited pass with UltraCard™
Encoding Options 125 kHz (HID Prox) reader; 13.56 MHz (iCLASS, MIFARE, ISO 14443 A/B, ISO 15693) read/write
encoder; Contact Smart Card Encoder reads
from and writes to all ISO7816 1/2/3/4 memory and microprocessor smart cards (T=0, T=1) as well as
synchronous cards; ISO Magnetic Stripe
Encoding, dual high- and low-coercivity, Tracks 1, 2 and 3
Options Single Wire Ethernet and USB 2.0 interface for inline printing and encoding (note: single wire Ethernet encoding is
only available for iCLASS® and
contact smart card encoding); Dual-Sided Printing Module; Smart Card Encoding Modules(contact/contactless);
Magnetic Stripe Encoding Module;
Printer Cleaning Kit; Ethernet with Internal Print Server
Software Swift ID™ Embedded Badging Application, FARGO Workbench Diagnosis Utility
Display Color changing status buttons
Printer Security Kensington® lock compatibility


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