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W-8306
 
W CLASS™  
The Wide Format Printer

Century Systems, Inc.

Call:   937-237-2001


W-8306 Datamax Barcode Printer

W-Class Barcode Printer Options
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W-8306 Features
 

 

FEATURE

FUNCTION

BENEFIT

Field tested construction, durable metal covers
 
Metal frame designed for reliability. Metal covers protect printer and media from damage.

Durable construction for tough environments.

Simple loading of media and ribbon No operators manual required. Easy to follow loading diagram in the inside cover.
 

No paper path diagram to lose.

Color coded component cues Components that can be touched, moved or adjusted are green and easily recognizable.

Reduces training time. More intuitive. Novice users are less fearful of printer operations.
 

Front 5 button 2 line, 20 character LCD display Configure the printer and change how the printer operates.

All configurations take place via the intuitive front menu. No complicated dipswitches.
 

Wide access to the printhead Printhead mechanism is hinged to provide wide-open access.

Easier to load ribbon and media, easier to clean printhead for longer life.
 

Flash memory Datamax Printer Language and additional font capability can be upgraded or enhanced without the need for modifications to the printer or electronics.

Easier to remain current. Updates can be made to the printer without the need for replacing EPROMS.
 

Windows printer driver Windows applications have the ability to use the W-CLASS as a Windows printer.

End-users can choose which application software to use with the W-CLASS.
 

Datamax Printer Language Utilizes the Datamax Printer Language.

Many existing applications support Datamax Printer Language.
 

Field installable options Cutter and sensor simply plug into the front of the printer. Memory and connectivity options slide into the card cage located in the back.
 

Not necessary to disassemble the printer just to add options.

Serial and parallel communications Industry standard RS-232C and Centronics Parallel ports included for host communication.

Off-the-shelf communications cables can be used to provide printer/host connection.
 

Dual locking printhead Printhead latch locks with stainless steel pins on either side of the printhead.

Allows for even printhead pressure across the width of the head.
 

Clean electronics side Designed for quality, no belts to wear out, no springs and cables crossing each other.

Printer is designed for reliability and serviceability throughout.
 

Auto-resetting board fuses Fuses protect the printer from surges then reset themselves.

No fuses to replace while maintaining the integrity of the electronics.
 

Split ribbon supply hub Ribbon supply hub is split, allowing the proper back tension for all sizes of ribbons.

Provides even tension to give smooth, wrinkle free, ribbon operation and prevent ribbon breakage.
 

Improved fanfold capability Printhead mechanism is designed to easily accept fanfold media.

Fanfold media feeds through back of printer, works right every time.
 

1.5" and 3" media cores Revolving media hubs available in 1.5" and 3" sizes.

Worldwide focus works with all major sizes of media rolls.

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