A bantam-weight thermal printer for heavy usage. With a price tag that’s lighter than a feather.

Key Features include:

  • Rugged Metal Design
  • Economical Price
  • Fast Throughput
  • 203 & 300 dpi Printing
  • Auto Load Feature
  • Small Footprint

Industries include:

  • Healthcare
  • Asset Management
  • Bag Tag
  • Document & Records Management

The Model 224 is an economical high speed direct thermal printer designed for narrow tags, tickets, jewelry labels, and wristbands. Like the Model 424 thermal bar code printer, the 224 thermal printer features serial, USB, and optional Ethernet connectivity. Hiding inside this small thermal printer is an internal power supply, 8MB flash, and 512KB SDRAM.
View 224 thermal printer spec sheet
Performance Summary ◊◊◊ —Direct thermal —203 dpi standard with optional 300 dpi —2.1” maximum print width —Up to 8” per second print speed —50” (@ 203dpi) print length —Adjustable sensor detects die-cut, black line, blow hole on continuous and preprinted labels or tag stock —USB interface —Microsoft Windows® OS compatible —Software-controlled print contrast adjustments —Self-centering media guides —Lift up print head for easy cleaning and replacement —Rated for 100% duty cycle usage —Rigid steel construction Bar Codes ◊◊◊ —Code 39 —Modified Plessy —Code 128 —Code 93 —Interleaved 2 of 5 —UPC-A —UPC-E —EAN-8 —EAN-13 —EAN-UCC 128 —Postnet —Codabar 2D Symbologies —PDF-417 —Maxicode —RSS-14 Fonts ◊◊◊ —7 Resident fonts including OCR-A and OCR-B —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 8MB Flash for non-volatile font, graphic and label data storage —Up to 512K SRAM for volatile font, graphic and label data storage Communication Interfaces ◊◊◊ —Serial RS-232D with baud rates up to 115,200 BPS —USB —Ethernet (Optional) Physical Dimensions ◊◊◊ Height Width Depth Weight 6.9” (175 mm) 6.5” (165 mm) 4.8” (122 mm) 7.1 lbs. (3.2 Kg) Environmental Conditions ◊◊◊ —Relative humidity: 10-85% non-condensing —Operation Temperature: 40° to 104° F (5° to 40° C) —Power supply: Internal Supply with Auto-Sensing; 90-264 VAC, 3.5/1.5 Amps, 47-63 Hz Compliance ◊◊◊ —RoHS —CUL —CE —FCC Class A Warranty ◊◊◊ —One year limited warranty