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Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer

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Budget friendly, professional dual-sided ID card printing.

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  • Dual-sided, dye sublimation printer
  • Incredibly fast print times - print full color cards in just 24 seconds
  • 100 card input hopper, 30 card output hopper
  • Upgrade options: Magnetic stripe encoding, Ethernet
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MSRP: $3,299
Price: $1,998

You Save: $1,301 (39%)

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  • Dual-sided, dye sublimation printer
  • Incredibly fast print times - print full color cards in just 24 seconds
  • 100 card input hopper, 30 card output hopper
  • Upgrade options: Magnetic stripe encoding, Ethernet
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Fargo DTC1250e Overview

  • Printing Capability: Dual sided
  • Print Technology: Dye Sublimation
  • Print Speed: Fill color dual sided cards in 24 seconds & monochrome in 6
  • Cost per Card: $0.64
  • Input/Output Hopper: 100/30 cards
  • Warranty: 3 year warranty for both printer and printhead

Specially designed for card programs on a budget, the Fargo DTC1250e dual sided ID card printer can produce full color cards in just seconds. For easy maintenance and to reduce printer downtime, the ribbons for the DTC1250e come with an included cleaning roller so you can easily batch print cards.

Affordable, Speedy ID Card Printing

The print speed on the DTC1250e excels in situations where you print ID cards or visitor badges on demand, such as registration offices. With the ability to print dual-sided full color cards in just 24 seconds or monochrome cards in 6 seconds, and the 100 card hopper, you'll never be waiting for cards.

If you need to print multiple types of cards, the DTC1250e is equipped to print on both standard CR-80 cards and CR-79 adhesive backed cards. You can also print on cards of varying thickness, from thin 9 mil business cards to thinker 40 mil technology cards.

Compact Size for Any Office

With its compact size - just 9.8 inches tall and 18.7 inches wide—the DTC1250e can easily fit into any office environment. The printer is also Energy Star Certified, ideal for businesses and organizations looking to become environmentally friendly. The optional eco-friendly ribbons reduce waste by using a refillable ribbon cartridge.

Printer Options & Upgrades

The DTC1250e is available with the following upgrades:

  • 50000 - Fargo DTC1250e Single-Sided ID Card Printer - USB - No Encoding
  • 50110 - Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer - USB - ISO Mag Encoding
  • 50120 - Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer - USB + Ethernet - No Encoding
  • 50130 - Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer - USB + Ethernet - ISO Mag Encoding

DTC1250e Printer Warranty

The Fargo DTC1250e ID card printer comes with a three year manufacturer warranty covering the printer and printhead (one-time replacement).

What’s Included:

  • Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided ID Card Printer
  • Printer power supply
  • USB cable
  • Install disk
  • Printer guides
  • Lifetime AlphaCare support
  • Free Setup Assistance & Training
  • Free Lifetime Support & Troubleshooting
  • Return Protection & System Upgrade Program
  • and much, much more
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Everything You Need in One Box

ID card printer, software, ribbon, cards, camera and a cleaning kit

All of our complete ID card systems come with the printer, software, and supplies you need to successfully start an ID card program right out of the box.

AlphaCard ID Suite Software

With AlphaCard ID Suite you can design, print, and manage ID cards and badges for any professional application. From basic photo IDs to multifunctional ID badges, you can do it all with AlphaCard ID Suite

Software Features:
  • Customizable record layouts for easy navigation
  • Advanced card design tools
  • Built-in database & options to import a database
  • Encode barcodes, magnetic stripe cards & more
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Technical Specs

Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided

Compare the Fargo DTC1250e Dual-Sided to other printers using the Printer Comparison Tool.

Cost
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MSRP
Single-Sided Printer
Dual-Sided Printer
$3299
AlphaCard Price
Single-Sided Printer
Dual-Sided Printer
$1998
Warranty
Printer Coverage
3 Years
Loaner Coverage
Optional
Printhead Coverage
3 Years
Printing
?
Print Technology
Dye Sublimation
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Re-Writable Printing
Yes
Card Capacity
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Input Hopper
100
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Output Hopper
30
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Single Feed Mode
No
Print Speed
Full Color
24 Seconds
Monochrome
6 Seconds
Supplies
?
Avg. Cost Per Card
Single-Sided Color
$0.42
Single-Sided Black
$0.10
Dual-Sided
$0.53
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Max. Ribbon Yield
Single-Sided Color
250
Single-Sided Black
1000
Dual-Sided
200
Accepted Card Sizes
CR79
CR80
Card Thickness
9-40 mil
Features Call if options aren't available online
Available Encoding Options
Contact Card
DesFire
HID Prox
iCLASS
Magnetic Stripe
MiFare
?
Available Factory Options
Ethernet
Wi-Fi
?
Available Field Upgrades
Wi-Fi
?
Visual Security Features
Printer Lock Options
None
Compatibility
?
Connection Type
Optional Ethernet
USB
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OS Compatibility
Mac OSX 10.6 Snow Leopard
Mac OSX 10.7 Lion
Mac OSX 10.8 Mountain Lion
Mac OSX 10.9 Mavericks
Windows XP
Windows Vista - 32 bit
Windows Vista - 64 bit
Windows 7 - 32 bit
Windows 7 - 64 bit
Windows 8 - 32 bit
Windows 8 - 64 bit
Windows 10 - 32 bit
Windows 10 - 64 bit
Windows 2003 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2003 Server - 64 bit
Windows 2008 Server - 32 bit
Windows 2008 Server - 64 bit
Windows Server 2012
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Mac Compatible
Yes
Physical Specs
Size
9.8˝H x 18.7˝W x 9.2˝D / 249 mm H x 475 mm W x 234 mm D
Weight
13 lbs
MPNS
?
Available MPNs
050605,
050000,
050100,
050010,
050020,
050030,
050110,
050120,
050130
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