238AC THERMAL PRINTER

Microcom 238AC Thermal Printer

Fast and compact. Powerful printer, tiny footprint.

Key Features include:

  • Compact footprint
  • Top or bottom black line sensor
  • 100% duty cycle printing
  • Standard reliable rotary cutter
  • Long life print head
  • 6” per second print speed
  • Automatic paper loading
  • Field replaceable wear parts

Applications include:

  • Event Ticketing
  • Promotion
  • Gaming/Casino (TITO)
  • Transportation
  • Admissions Processing

Microcom’s Model 238AC may be small in size, but there is nothing small about its performance. Built in power supply, 100% duty cycle printing, and long life print head combine to offer powerful and reliable printing. It features an internal ticket tray for a 2” stack of two-fold credit card sized tickets (approx. 350) or 2” stack of single fold standard entertainment tickets (approx. 175). The 238AC comes standard with 300 dpi print resolution, a heavy duty rotary cutter that can slice through ticket stock up to 13 mils thick, and high-speed USB connectivity. Use with the Microcom Windows driver or standard ticket language for compatibility with most software programs.

Performance Summary

  • 300 dpi print resolution
  • Up to 6” (152mm) per second
  • Automatic paper loading capability
  • Windows® driver
  • Standard ticket language
  • Black line sensor configurable to sense bottom or top of media
  • USB Interface
  • Heavy duty rotary cutter
  • Software controlled print contrast adjustments
  • Adjustable or locking media guides

Bar Codes

  • Code 39
  • Modified Plessy
  • Code 128
  • Code 93
  • Interleaved 2 of 5
  • UPC-A
  • UPC-E
  • EAN-8
  • EAN-13
  • GS1-128 (UCC/EAN 128)
  • Postnet
  • Codabar
  • Intelligent Mail (4-State)
  • Planet Code
  • 2D Symbologies
  • PDF-417
  • Maxicode
  • QR
  • GS1 Databar
  • Aztec
  • GS1 DataMatrix (ECC 200)

Fonts

  • Downloadable font support
  • All fonts expandable in height and width up to 255X and 255Y
  • 0, 90, 180 and 270 degrees font and bar code printing

Memory

  • Up to 20MB Flash
  • Up to 8MB RAM

Printing

  • Direct thermal, on demand ticket/tag printing
  • Fanfold media with black sense mark
  • Print thickness: up to .013" (.33mm)
  • Print width: 1”-2.25” (25.4mm-57mm)
  • Fixed paper guide widths of 25.4mm, 44mm, and 57.15mm, or adjustable guides

Physical Dimensions

  • Height-6” (152mm)
  • Width-5” (127mm)
  • Depth-12” (305mm)
  • Weight-7.1 lbs. (3.2 kg)

Environmental Conditions

  • Relative humidity: 10-85% non-condensing
  • Operation temperature: 40°F to 104°F (5°C to 40° C)
  • Power requirements: 110-240V @ 1.5A, 50-60 Hz

Compliance

  • cTUVus
  • FCC Class-A
  • RoHS

Warranty

  • One year limited warranty
View 238AC thermal printer spec sheet