Label Printer
TDP-225

Built with TSC durability, reliability and commitment to innovation, the 2-inch-format TDP-225 series direct thermal printer features a compact design and high performance engine that make it ideal for many healthcare, retail and asset tagging labeling applications. 

 

Label Printer TDP-225 prints at 5 ips and is the first low-cost affordable compact 2-inch desktop printer to offer an optional LCD display for easy tracking of print job status. Other outstanding features include an inexpensive internal Ethernet adapter for easy integration into networks and an optional keyboard for printing labels in stand-alone or down-time situations. The TDP-324 is also available, featuring high resolution 300 dpi printing resolution and 4 ips print speed.

KEY FEATURES & APPLICATIONS

Key Features

  • High quality double-walled clamshell design
  • 127 mm 5” OD media capacity
  • Up to 127 mm (5″) per second print speed
  • Available in 203 dpi and 300 dpi resolutions
  • Easy media loading
  • Head open sensor
  • microSD Flash memory expansion up to 4 GB
  • Serial and USB 2.0 connectivity
  • Optional front LCD display, internal Ethernet, peel-off module, cutter module, Bluetooth module, stand-alone keyboard

Applications

  • Healthcare Patient Tracking
  • Lab Sample Tracking
  • Information Labels
  • Medical Record Labeling
  • Jewelry identification and pricing
  • Work-in-Process Tracking
  • Dietary Labeling
  • Price Labeling
  • Inventory & Asset Management
  • Small Office or Home Office Mailing
  • Shipping
  • File-Folder Labeling
  • Shipping
  • File-Folder Labeling

SPECIFICATION

Resolution8 dots/mm (203 DPI)
Printing methodDirect Thermal
Max. print speed127 mm (5”)/second
Max. print width54 mm (2.13“)
Max. print length2,286 mm (90“)
EnclosureClamshell design with wall mount hole at the bottom cover
Physical dimension109 mm (W) x 171 mm (H) x 209 mm (D), 4.29” (W) x 6.73” (H) x 8.23” (D)
Weight1.2 kg (2.65 lbs)
Label roll capacity127 mm (5“) OD
Processor32-bit RISC CPU
Memory
  • 4 MB Flash memory
  • 8 MB SDRAM
  • microSD card reader for Flash memory expansion, up to 4 GB
Interface
  • RS-232
  • USB 2.0
  • Internal Ethernet, 10/100 Mbps (dealer option)
  • Bluetooth (user option)
Power

External universal switching power supply

  • Input: AC 100-240V, 1A, 47-63Hz
  • Output: DC 24V, 2.08A, 50W
Operation switch, button,
LED
1 power switch, 1 feed button & 1 LED (3 colors: green, amber & red)
Sensors
  • Transmissive gap sensor
  • Black mark reflective sensor (position adjustable)
  • Head open sensor
Real time clockStandard
Internal fonts
  • 8 alpha-numeric bitmap fonts
  • Monotype Image® true type font engine with one CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed scalable font
Bar code
  • 1D bar code
    Code 39, Code 93, Code 128UCC, Code 128 subsets A, B, C, Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8,EAN-13, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and UPC 2 (5) digits add-on, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET,China POST, GS1 DataBar, Code 11
  • 2D bar
    codePDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR code, Aztec
Font and barcode rotation0, 90, 180, 270 degree
Printer languageTSPL-EZ
Media typeContinuous, die-cut, black mark, fan-fold, notched, wristband (outside wound)
Media width15 ~ 60 mm (0.59“ ~ 2.36“)
Media thickness0.06 ~ 0.19 mm (2.36 ~ 7.48 mil)
Media core diameter25.4 ~ 38 mm (1” ~ 1.5”)
Label length10 ~ 2,286 mm (0.39“ ~ 90“)
Environment conditionOperation: 5 ~ 40°C, 25 ~ 85% non-condensing
Storage: -40 ~ 60°C, 10~ 90% non-condensing
Safety regulationFCC Class B, CE Class B, C-Tick Class B, UL, CUL, TÜV/Safety, CCC, ENERGY STAR®
Environmental concernComply with RoHS, WEEE
Accessories
  • Windows labeling software CD disk
  • Quick start guide
  • USB cable
  • Power cord
  • External universal switching power supply
Limited warranty
  • Printer: 2 years
  • Print head: 25 km (1 million inches) or 12 months which comes first
  • Platen: 50 km (2 million inches) or 12 months which comes first
Factory options128 x 64 pixels graphic type LCD display with back light
Dealer options
  • Internal Ethernet interface (10/100 Mbps)
  • Peel-off module
  • Guillotine cutter (full cut and partial cut)
User options
  • Bluetooth module (serial interface)
  • KP-200 Plus keyboard display unit
  • KU-007 Plus programmable smart keyboard