Saturday, April 02, 2011

Fargo DTC1000 card printer

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

  • High quality output – Simple, reliable and affordable photo ID card personalization, delivering a new level of durable, great- looking credentials.
  • Simply plug-and-play – The intuitive user- focused design allows for easy setup, loading and operation for increased efficiency.
  • Convenient and affordable – Create ID cards right out of the box with its plug-and-play Swift ID™ embedded badging application.


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 (YMCKOK*)

Accepted Standard Card Sizes 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 52.4mmW)

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 51.8mmW)

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 change

Memory 32 MB RAM

Software Drivers Windows XP / Vista (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003 & 2008 / Windows 7 (coming soon) / 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

* Indicates the ribbon type and the number of ribbon panels printed where This data sheet is for informational purposes only. HID Global makes no warranties,
Y=Yellow, M=Magenta, C=Cyan, K=Resin Black, O=Overlay, B=Dye expressed or implied, in this summary. Company and product names and data used in Sublimation Black. sample output are fictitious. Specifications are subject to change without notice. Fargo and
Asure ID are registered trademarks of HID Global in the U.S. and/or other countries.
** Print speed indicates an approximate print speed and is measured from All other trademarks, service marks, and product or service names are trademarks or the time a card drops into the output hopper to the time the next card drops registered trademarks of their respective owners. This is not an offer of sale. into the output hopper. Print speeds do not include encoding time or the time needed for the PC to process the image. Process time is dependent on the size