The FARGO® DTC1000M Monochrome Card Printer/Encoder is easy to use, virtually maintenance-free and affordable. Its single-color, resin thermal transfer card printing process renders clear photo images, bar codes and alphanumeric data on one side of a standard CR-80 or CR-79 identification card. The DTC1000M is a cost-effective ID card issuance solution for organizations such as casinos, financial services firms, small businesses and retailers, as well as for temporary ID badge applications. For low-, medium- or high-volume issuance, it delivers the ultimate simplicity in card printing personalization.

  • Eco-friendly refillable ribbon cartridge reduces cost and waste
  • Optional resin-erase and rewrite capability for visitor badges and temporary IDs
  • Simple one-color, single-side, edge-to-edge card printing
  • Prints standard CR-80 and CR-79 cards, 9 mil to 40 mil thick
  • Optional magnetic stripe encoding
  • Bank and financial services payment cards
  • Casino employee and member ID cards
  • Small- to medium-sized business employee and temporary badges
  • Retail loyalty program member ID and payment cards
  • Sided Printing: Single
  • Print Method: Resin thermal transfer
  • Resolution: 300 dpi
  • Colors: Monochrome: black, green, blue, red, white, silver or gold
  • Print Speed: 7 seconds per card (K*); 12 seconds per card (KO*)
  • Accepted Card Sizes: CR-80 and CR-79 adhesive back
  • Eco-friendly Features: ENERGY STAR qualified; refillable ribbon cartridges; erase-and-rewrite cards option

Printer Options:

  • Single wire Ethernet and USB 2.0 interface
  • Magnetic stripe encoder
  • Printer cleaning kit
  • Ethernet with internal print server)

Eco-friendly refillable ribbon cartridge

Minimize waste and reduce costs in resin printing applications.

Economical erase-and-rewrite printing

This cost-effective option is ideal for short-lived visitor badges and temporary worker