Datamax W-8306 Description
The DMX-W-8306 features an all-metal construction designed to withstand adverse work environments. With a 8.5" (216mm) print width, 300 dpi (12 dots/mm) and speeds up to 6" (152mm) per second makes it ideal for heavy-duty applications in the automotive, chemical, transportation and paper-processing industries.
It is equipped with a 32-bit 90-MHz true multi-tasking Motorola ColdFire processor and 16MB of standard memory, which provides accelerated first-label output and variable-data printing. It is an ideal printer for mission critical compliance labeling applications including ODETTE, EAN-128 and AIAG labels.
The Datamex W-8306 is equipped with an adjustable-contrast LCD front-panel display that allows operators to select media, speed and temperature settings as well as network connectivity options.
Datamax W-8306 Specifications
Print Speed 6 IPS
Resolution 300 DPI
Print Width 8.53"
Media Width 3.0" - 9.0"
Printer Type Direct Thermal or Thermal Transfer
Bar Code Modulus 5 mil to 150 mil (203 dpi) / 3.3 mil to 150 mil (300 dpi) "X" dimension in picket fence or ladder orientations
Print Length* 0.5" - 99.99" (12.7mm - 2539.7mm) * Print length values vary with printer configuration
Media Type Roll-fed or fan-fold materials, die-cut or continuous labels; perforated or continuous tag/ticket stock
Media Thickness .0025" - .0100" (.0635mm - .254mm)
Media Sensing Adjustable sensor detects "see through" for liner-backed die-cut labels and tags or reflective sensing for media with black stripe sensing
Supply Roll 8" (203mm) maximum diameter on 1.5" - 3" (38mm - 76mm) core. Fan-fold stock accepted from rear of printer
Revolving Media Hubs Standard 3" and 1.5" hubs
Label Backfeed For use with optional cutter
Ribbons Industry standard ribbon widths; 1" (25mm) ribbon core, 1509’ (460M) in length
Cabinet Metal construction, clear side window to easily monitor media supply levels
Bar Codes Code 3 of 9, UPC-A, UPC-E, Interleaved 2 of 5, Code 128, EAN-8, EAN-13, HIBC, Codabar, Plessey, UPC 2 and 5 digit addendums, Code 93, Postnet, UCC/EAN Code 128, Telepen, UPS MaxiCode, FIM, PDF417, USD-8, Datamatrix, QR Code, Aztec, TLC 39, Micro PDF417
Resident Fonts Ten alphanumeric fonts from .035" (.89mm) to .64" (16.26mm) including OCR-A, OCR-B, CG Triumvirate™, CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed™ scalable font from AGFA®.
Downloadable Font Types True-Type, AGFA® Intellifont, Bitmap
Character Set Modified IBM® Code Page 850; includes characters for English and most European, Scandinavian and Spanish speaking countries
Font Expansion/Rotation All fonts expandable vertically and horizontally up to 24x; fonts and graphics can be printed in four directions: 0°, 90°, 180° and 270°
Graphics Supported .PCX, .BMP and .IMG files
Reverse Fields/Mirror Image Any font or graphic field can be printed as a normal or reverse image
Memory 2MB Flash; 16MB SDRAM
Interfaces Centronics® Parallel port, IEEE 1284 compliant and RS232 at 2,400 to 38,400 BPS; optional Ethernet, USB, and Twinax/Coax
Windows® Driver Used for creating label formats using virtually any Windows®-based program. Included on Datamax Accessories CD, or via our web site at www.datamaxcorp.com
Power Source 90 - 132 or 180 - 264 VAC @ 47 - 63 Hz; auto switching: specify appropriate power cord when ordering
Operating Temperature 32°F to 100°F (0°C to 38°C)
Dimensions 14.8" H x 13.8" W x 18.50" D (376mm H x 351mm W x 470mm D); W-6208 & W-6308
14.8" H x 16.1" W x 18.50" D (376mm H x 409mm W x 470mm D); W-8306
Weight 55 lbs., (24.8Kg); W-6208 & W-6308
65 lbs., (29.3Kg); W-8306
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