Printek MtP 400Series Mobile Printer

MtP 400 Series Mobile Printer
Rugged, Durable, Easy to Use
Four-Inch Portable Thermal Printer
MtP 400 • MtP 400SL • MtP 400LP
The Printek MtP 400 Mobile
Thermal Printer is a rugged,
four-inch portable thermal
printer that’s ideal for printing
labels, receipts, maps, and
schematics. Designed to print
in any orientation, the printer
can be easily transported,
mounted in a vehicle or
carried on a belt or shoulder.
MtP 400SL
Couple that with the printer’s
wide range of media options
and you’ll find the MtP 400 to
be the perfect mobile printing
partner for your needs. The
MtP 400SL (slimline version)
is a space-saving configuration
which uses a convenient cut
sheet paper cassette with
simple drop-in loading.
The pre-cut sheets present
perfectly every time (i.e.,
minimum curling) and no tear
off is required. The standard
MtP 400 model accepts a
large continuous roll for a
maximum number of print
jobs between reloads. The
MtP 400LP (label printer)
includes enhancements such
as positioning sensors to
optimize printing of labels.
Quick and Efficient Printing
A print speed of up to 3.3 ips
allows quick and efficient printing
of receipts, invoices or labels.
Ruggedized Printer Case
The printer is overmolded with
shock absorbing elastomer, capable
of withstanding repeated 4! drops
to concrete.
Long Battery Life
A Li-ION battery pack provides
enough power to print over 500
times on one charge. The battery
can be recharged in about 2 hours,
using the built-in charger or the
easy to use external battery
charger (option).
it a drop-in replacement in many
applications and preserving your
prior integration investment.
Printer Drivers and Fonts
Printer drivers and a full array of
domestic and international fonts
are available for FREE download
Easy to Store
Setup Parameters
Users can store up to 5 unique
setup configurations in memory
for ease of use or recall. Setup
utilities run from your desktop
computer or PDA, or you can
perform setup functions from
the printer control panel.
Plug and Play Compatibility
Quick Update of
The printer can be easily
configured to emulate other
popular printer brands, making
Flash memory allows quick addition
of fonts and functions by simply
attaching the printer to a computer.
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Small, Ultralight, Durable,
Bluetooth Capable
MtP 400 Series Printer
Detailed Printer Specifications
Printing Specifications
Printing Method: Direct thermal, up to 3.3 ips.
Printing Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots per mm)
Printing Width: Up to 4.1" (10.41 cm)
Fonts/Characters/Bar Codes
Rechargeable battery (Li-ION,
2200mAH) is easy to remove.
Fonts: A wide range of font types and sizes, from ~ 6 cpi
to 34 cpi depending on emulation chosen, plus scaling.
International Characters: Arab-T, Arab-S, Arab-E, Asian
fonts and an expanding catalog available for download.
Bar Codes: 39, 128, Intlv 2 of 5, CODABAR,
EAN08 & 13, PDF-417 and UPC, depending on
emulation chosen.
Downloadable fonts, graphics, logos and
additional bar codes.
Battery charger with 120 minute
charge time.
Serial Version: RS232 (RJ11 Type)
Wireless Versions: IrDA, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi (802.11b),
Custom RF. All wireless printers also include serial port.
Software Available: Drivers for WIN 98, 2000, XP;
Windows CE/Pocket PC and Palm OS print utilities
and SDK’s.
Remote Printer Setup Program provides convenient
configuration via a Windows interface from any
computer with a serial port.
Emulations: Emulates many popular printer brands
(O-Neil, Zebra CPCL and ZPL, and Printek Mt3).
Can be upgraded as new emulations become available.
Print Media
Environmental case protects
printer from hazardous conditions.
Paper Type: Direct Thermal Roll, use Printek high
quality 25 year archival rated paper for best results.
Roll Size: Maximum roll diameter 2.625" (6.7 cm),
allows roll widths from 3" to 4.125" (7.6 to 10.5 cm).
Roll Capacity: Approx. 171! (52.1 m), Approx. 340
6" long receipts.
Core Size: 0.75" (1.9 cm).
Cassette: (MtP 400SL only) 100 – 4" x 6" sheets.
Power Management
Media options include receipt paper
and labels. Available in cassettes or rolls.
Battery: Rechargeable 2 cell Lithium Ion,
(7.4 V, 2200mAH).
Endurance: 500 pages or more than 2000 printed
inches per charge.
Recharging: 2 hours, via on-board charger
or optional external charger.
Optional: 100 to 240 VAC wall adapter, 12 to 24 VDC
in-vehicle adapter. When plugged in, the printer can
be used while recharging the battery or can be run
without the battery.
Physical Specifications
L x W x H: Slimline (cut sheet cassette only)
7.7" x 6.6" x 2.0" (19.56 x 16.76 x 5.08 cm)
plus tray boot; Standard (roll media types)
7.7" x 6.6" x 3.1" (19.56 x 16.76 x 7.87 cm)
Weight: 2.2 lbs. (1.0 kg) with battery
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temp: 10° to 122°F (-12° to 50°C)
Storage Temp: -4° to 140°F (-20° to 60°C)
Humidity: 10% to 90% RH (non-condensing)
Rated IP54 per IEC 529, without optional
environmental case
Operator Controls and Indicators
4 illuminated icons for general fault, wireless connection,
MCR ready and battery status
2 line LCD for system alerts and messages, configuration
setup and battery charge indicator
Buttons for Power, Paper Feed and setup menu navigation
Sensors for paper out, black mark detection, label gap
detection and door open
Memory Capacity
2 MB Flash, 1MB SRAM. Standard memory supports
large and graphic intensive print jobs.
Durability and Reliability
Survives multiple 4 foot drops to concrete (each face)
and conforms to IEC 68-2
MTBF: 10,000 hours @100% duty cycle in normal use
Regulatory Approvals
FCC Class B, CE mark, UL listed AC adapters, E-mark
on In-Vehicle adapters
One-year printer warranty on the entire printer —
case, battery, and print head included.
Options and Accessories
AC Wall Adapter, 100 to 240 VAC.
Mounting Systems for In-Vehicle or On-Equipment
In-Vehicle Power Adapter, 12 to 24 VDC
External Battery Charger
3-track Simultaneous Read MCR
Shoulder Strap
Belt Loop Attachments
Coiled Data Cables
Environmental Case
Spare Batteries in Multi-Packs
Media in Case Quantities
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Specifications subject to change without notification.
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