The Fargo DTC4250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer with Ethernet (item#52000) is a modular and durable solution to print secure ID cards and badges on demand.
The Fargo DTC 4250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer is a direct-to-card printer that offers stunning edge-to-edge credentials. Whether you need vivid colors or sharp monochrome printing, your Fargo printer delivers.
The Fargo DTC 4250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer is very easy to set up so get ready to start printing professional badges within minutes! The printer comes with Built-in Swift ID™ badging application to help you create ID badges in seconds without having to install any additional software. Choose from easy (EZ), all-in-one print ribbon and card cleaner or economical and eco-friendly (ECO) refill ribbons. A card cleaning roller is integrated into the ribbon cartridge for easy maintenance.
Maximize productivity and minimize wait time for cards and IDs with this fast card printer. The DTC 4250e prints full color cards at a rate of 16 seconds per card (YMCKO), 24 seconds per card (YMCKOK) and monochrome badges at a rate of 6 seconds per card (K).
The Fargo DTC4250e comes with drivers for all operating systems, including Windows® 7, Windows® 8 (32 bit & 64 bit), MAC OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8 and Linux.
Standard printer password protection and fluorescent panel printing provide a cost-effective and dynamic means of increasing card security. The optional iCLASS SE® encoder can be fully integrated into your printer, allowing you to create, encode (read/write) and manage your secure credentials from start-to-finish. Design personalized ID badges locally and then program them to work with your current physical access control system (PACS), streamlining your ordering, inventory management, and issuance processes.
The Fargo DTC4250e ID card printer features a 3-year warranty on printer and printhead.
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:
Options include easy-to-use ribbon with disposable ribbon cartridge (EZ) and more economical and eco-friendly refill ribbon for cartridge (ECO).
Both EZ and ECO:
Rewrite technology - no ribbon is required
Print Speed: 6 seconds per card (K); 8 seconds per card (KO); 16 seconds per card (YMCKO); 24 seconds per card (YMCKOK)
Accepted Standard Card Sizes: CR-80 (3.375˝ L x 2.125˝ W / 85.6 mm L x 54 mm W); CR-79 adhesive back (3.313˝ L x 2.063˝ W / 84.1 mm L x 52.4 mm W)
Print Area: CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36˝ L x 2.11˝ W / 85.3 mm L x 53.7 mm W); CR-79 (3.3˝ L x 2.04˝ W / 83.8 mm L x 51.8 mm W)
Accepted Card Thickness: Print only: .009˝ - .040˝ / 9 mil - 40 mil / .229 mm - 1.016 mm; print / lamination: .030˝ - .040˝ / 30 mil - 40 mil / .762 mm - 1.02 mm
Accepted Card Types: PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards; optical memory cards with PVC finish; rewrite
Input Hopper Card Capacity: Dual-input card hopper (200 cards)
Output Hopper Card Capacity: Up to 100 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm)
Reject Hopper Card Capacity: Up to 100 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm) - same-side input / output card hopper or lamination module required
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 / Windows Vista® (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003 & 2008 / Windows® 7 / Windows® 8 (32 bit & 64 bit)/MAC OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8 / Linux
Interface: USB 2.0 and Ethernet with internal print server
Operating Temperature: 65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C
Humidity: 20–80% non-condensing
Dimensions: Dual-sided printer: 9.8˝ H x 18.7˝ W x 9.2˝ D / 249 mm H x 475 mm W x 234 mm D
Weight:11lbs / 5 Kg;
Agency Listings: Safety: UL 60950-2, CSA C22.2 (60950-07), and CE; EMC: FCC Class A, CE (EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024), CCC, BSMI, KC
Environmental Features: All configurations without a lamination module are ENERGY STAR® qualified printers
Supply Voltage: 100-240Vac, 50-60Hz, 1.6 Amps max
Supply Frequency: 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Warranty: Printer – three years; printhead – three years, unlimited pass with UltraCard®
Software: Swift ID™ embedded badging application, FARGO Workbench™ diagnostic utility with Color Assist™ spot-color matching
Display: User friendly, SmartScreen™ graphical display
Printer Security: Printer access password protected
That is why we have designed unique warranty plans of one, two or three years to give you peace of mind and help you protect your investment.
Our team of certified technicians is always available to assist you and service your ID printer in a timely manner.
All our extended warranty plans include:
Call 800-897-7024 Monday thru Friday from 8:30 am to 5pm or chat with us.
All parts and labor are included. Printheads are not covered after the first year.
We will send you a loaner while we service your printer so you can keep printing your badges.