The Fargo DTC 1250e Single-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 1250e 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 1250e 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 DTC1250e 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.
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 DTC1250e 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 refill cartridge (ECO).
Both EZ and ECO
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: .009˝ - .040˝ / 9 mil - 40 mil / .229 mm - 1.016 mm
Accepted Card Types: PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for100% polyester cards; optical memory cards with PVC finish; rewrite
Input Hopper Card Capacity: 100 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm)
Output Hopper Card Capacity: Up to 30 cards (.030˝ / .762 mm)
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 / 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, optional Ethernet with internal print server
Operating Temperature: 65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C
Humidity: 20—80% non-condensing
Dimensions: 9.8˝H x 18.7˝W x 9.2˝D / 249 mm H x 475 mm W x 234 mm D
Weight: 10 lbs. / 4.54 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
Supply Voltage: 100-240Vac, 50-60Hz, 1.6 Amps max
Supply Frequency: 50 Hz / 60 Hz
Warranty: Printer: 3 years; printhead: 3 years, unlimited pass with UltraCard®
Software: Swift ID™ embedded badging application, FARGO Workbench™ diagnostic utility with Color Assist™ spot-color matching
Display: Color changing status buttons
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.