ID Badge Printers to Simplify Access Control and Employee Management

ID Badge Printers to Simplify Access Control and Employee Management

If you run a small to moderate size business and need to print name badges or photo ID cards, ID Security Online is the source of a selection of printers to do the job. They include the:

  • ScreenCheck SC4500 Double Sided ID Card Printer that has Smart Card Encoding
  • Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer
  • Evolis Primacy Single-Sided ID Card Printer that has Magnetic Coding

You can produce high-quality photo ID badges. The most popular ways of wearing ID badges are strap clips and lanyards. ID Security Online can supply the cards, clips, lanyards, and other badge accessories also.

Providing employees with ID cards creates an effective and efficient system that saves money and time. A company's staff represents the business's public image. You want to do all you can to create a professional demeanor.

Employee ID cards help increase security. Clocking is made more accessible, scheduling is simplified, and new employee transitions are better because people can put a name to a face

ScreenCheck SC4500

The ScreenCheck SC4500 ID card printer is reliable. Health clubs and casinos that use the ScreenCheck need reliable ID cards to protect business security. Every card printed on the SC4500 has HoloKote visual security. HoloPatch cards allow a highlighted watermark as a visible security seal.

There is a hand-feed slot at the front to print single or rewriteable cards. An interchangeable 100-card feeder allows batch printing. The plug and play driver is easy to install and use. It has

  • A USB interface
  • Microsoft and Ethernet certification
  • Mac OS X compatibility

Other encoding options that include smart card in-line and magnetic strip are available for additional electronic security. The printer can produce single or double-sided cards. An upgrade is available that allows duplex printing that has a drop-in field enhancement.

Fargo DTC1250e

The Fargo DTC1250e is an affordable card printer, great for local governments, schools, and small to moderate size businesses. It is Energy-Star Rated and has EZ ribbon cartridges, cleaned with a built-in roller. The intuitive interface has lots of customizable printer and encoding options.

The product available from ID Security Online is a dual-sided version. It can be customized to meet your card printing needs. The compact, smart footprint makes use in a variety of environments easy. An optional Wi-Fi accessory is available that eliminates a tangle of cords.

The graphical display is a user-focused, intuitive SmartScreen that enables efficient set-up, operation, and maintenance. It is backed by a three-year warranty on the printer and printhead. The fast print speed minimizes wait time as it prints great-looking, durable ID cards and badges.

Evolis Primacy

The Evolis Primacy is ideal for printing large runs. They are used for employee ID cards, access control badges, and event passes. Color cards are personalized in record time. As many as 225 single-sided or 140 dual-sided cards can be printed per hour. Time is saved, and productivity increased.

Optimal print quality is produced by the edge-to-edge printing and 300-dpi graphics resolution and features. The cards present a professional organization image. Checking cards as they are printed is possible with the card feeder and output tray that are accessible on the front side of the printer.

Ethernet connectivity and magnetic encoding are standard features. The magnetic coding allows photo ID cards to be used as gift cards, access control cards, and much more. The printer is available in blue or red.

Comparison Table

Printer ScreenCdeck SC4500 Fargo dTC1250e Evolis Primacy
Single/Double Sided Single
Double Upgrade Available
Dual Single
Double-sided Upgrade Available
Resolution 300-dpi 300-dpi Standard 300-dpi
Customizable 300 x 600 and 300 x 1200
Print Mode Color
Monochrome Thermal
Rewriteable Technology
Encoding Magnetic Stripe
Smart Card
Magnetic Stripe
Smart Card
Magnetic Stripe
Smart Card
Contactless Smart Card
Warranty Three-Year Three-Year Three-Year
Interface USB, Ethernet USB, Optional Ethernet and WiFi Accessory USB, Ethernet,
Security HoloKote Security Watermark Encoder Provides Additional Security Layer Kensington Security, Data Encryption for Magnetic Coding
Driver Compatibility Windows XP, Vista, Windows, GNU/Linux Windows XP, Vista, Windows, Mac OS X, Linus Windows, cardPress XXS, Mac OS X, Linus
Card Capacity 100 card input/30 card output 100 card input/ 30 card output 100 card input/100 card output
Print Speed 125 cards/hr color
7 seconds/card monochrome
6 seconds/cared K
8 seconds/card KO
16 seconds/card YMCKO
Up to 225 cards/hr color
Up to 1000 cards/hrmonochrome