Superior performance and reliability in a variety of industries .

The B-SX5, 5 inch industrial printer, provides superb reliability and performance at an incredibly low cost of ownership. Constructed from heavy-duty steel, this powerful RFID Ready machine is suited to any high output application. Ideal for use in all heavy-duty industries including chemical, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, textile, logistics, electronics & telecom.

- High speed throughput

- Field-proven rugged and reliable with highest duty cycle

- Emulation capabilities for easy replacement of legacy competitor estates

- Near edge head for improved printhead life and print performance

- Network printer management tool - remote network management

Printing Technology Thermal transfer, Direct thermal
Thermal Print Head Type Near Edge
Interface Serial, Parallel, Expansion I/O board
Memory 4 MB (Flash ROM), 16 MB (SD-RAM)
Alignment Base Central
Media loading Side opening
Sensor Reflective, Transmissive
User Interface LCD screen (16 characters x 2 lines), Status indicator
Operator keys Feed, Restart, Pause
Dimensions (WxDxH) 291 x 460 x 308 mm
Weight 20 kg
Duty Cycle** 30,000 labels / day
Print Width 5.04 inches (128 mm)
Print Speed Up to 8 ips (203.2 mm/sec)
Resolution 305 dpi
Fonts Bitmap, Outline, Writable characters, Optional True Type
Print length Max. 1,498 mm
Barcodes EAN8, EAN13, JAN8, JAN13, UPC-A, UPC-E, NW-7, CODE 39, CODE 93, ITF, MSI, CODE128, EAN128, Industrial 2 of 5, Customer Barcode, POSTNET, RM4SCC, KIX CODE, RSS14
2D Codes Data Matrix, PDF417, QR Code, Maxi Code, Micro PDF417, CP Code
Media Width 27 - 140 mm
Media Thickness 0.13 - 0.29 mm
Max Outer Roller Diameter 200 mm
Core Diameter 76.2 mm
Media Type Vellum paper and labels, Matt coated paper, Glossy coated paper, Synthetic film, PET film, Polyimide
Max Ribbon Roll Diameter 90 mm
Standard Ribbon Length 300 m
Ribbon width 41 - 134 mm
Print Functions Ribbon Saving*, Z Mode ready
Programming Language TPCL, BCI
Issue Mode Batch, Auto cut*, Peel-off*
System Features Double Engine Ribbon Tension Control, SNMP tool for network management, BarTender UltraLite, Cover damper

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Brochure e-B-SX5T (PDF)