Fargo C50 ID Card Printer

Fargo C50 ID Card Printer

Fargo C50 ID Card Printer

B&H # FA51700C50P MFR # 51700
Fargo C50 ID Card Printer


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Product Highlights

  • Dye Sublimation/Resin Thermal Transfer
  • Resolution: 300 dpi
  • Card Sizes: CR-80 & CR-79 Adhesive Back
  • Color Print Speed: 24 Seconds per Card
  • Capacity: 50 Card Input / 30 Card Output
  • Edge-to-Edge, Single-Sided Printing
  • Embedded Swift ID Badging Application
  • FARGO Workbench Maintenance Software
  • ENERGY STAR Certified
  • USB 2.0 Connectivity
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Price:  $1,799.00

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The Fargo C50 ID Card Printer is capable of single-sided card printing using a dye sublimation/resin thermal transfer print method. This allows you to produce 300 dpi resolution images in full color in 24 seconds, resulting in about 150 cards every hour. The C50 also features the ability to print on CR-80 and CR-79 adhesive back cards and can print edge-to-edge with CR-80. Additionally, the printer has an input capacity of 50 cards and an output capacity of 30 cards.

Built-in to the C50 is Swift ID badge application will automatically create ID cards without needing additional software. Also, FARGO Workbench printer maintenance and diagnostic software lets you monitor the status of your machine and make sure it is performing properly. Additionally, it is ENERGY STAR certified and features USB 2.0 connectivity. It comes with a full-color EZ ribbon good for 100 prints, a USB 2.0 cable, and 100 UltraCard Premium PVC cards.

Both EZ (disposable) and ECO (refillable) ribbon cartridges are available
All-in-one ribbon and card cleaning cartridges simplify loading process
Edge-to-edge printing in full color or monochrome
System status updates provided through color changing buttons
UPC: 754563517009
In the Box
Fargo C50 ID Card Printer
  • USB 2.0 Cable
  • EZ Full-Color Ribbon Cartridge (~100 Cards)
  • 100 x UltraCard PVC Cards
  • Limited 2-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents
    • 1Description
    Printing Method
    Printing Technology Dye sublimation / resin thermal transfer
    Printing Resolution 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone
    Colors Supported Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
    Print Speed Black: 7 sec per card
    Black with Overlay: 12 sec per card
    Color with Overlay: 24 sec per card
    Ribbon Options EZ (Disposable) & ECO (Refillable)
    Full-color with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO: 100 prints
    Full-color with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO: 250 prints
    Resin black (standard and premium): 1000 prints

    ECO Only
    Full-color half-panel with resin black and overlay panel, YMCKO: 350 prints

    EZ Only
    Resin green, blue, red, and white: 1000 prints
    Silver and gold metallic: 500 prints
    Card Type PVC of polyester with polished PVC finish (monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards), optical memory card with PVC finish, rewrite
    Card Sizes CR-80: 3.375 x 2.125" (85.6 x 54.0 mm)
    CR-79 Adhesive Back: 3.313 x 2.063" (84.1 x 52.4 mm)
    Media Thickness 9-40 mil (0.23-1.02 mm)
    Maximum Printable Area CR-80 Edge-to-Edge: 3.36 x 2.11" (85.3 x 53.7 mm)
    CR-79: 3.3 x 2.04" (83.8 x 51.8 mm)
    Paper Capacity Input: 50 cards
    Output: 30 cards
    Interface USB 2.0
    Memory 32 MB RAM
    Drivers Compatibility Windows XP, Vista (32/64-bit), Sever 2003 & 2008, 7 (32/64-bit), 8 (32/64-bit)
    Mac OS X 10.5-10.8
    General Attributes
    Certifications Safety: UL 60950-2, CSA C22.2 (60950-1-07), and CE
    EMC: FCC Class A, CE (EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024), CCC, BSMI, KC
    Environmental: ENERGY STAR certified
    Operating Temperature 65 to 80°F (18 to 27°C)
    Humidity 28-80%, non-condensing
    Power Requirements 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz, 1.6 A
    Dimensions (WxHxD) 8.8 x 13.7 x 7.9" (224 x 348 x 201 mm)
    Weight 7.5 lb (3.4 kg)
    Packaging Info
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 16.6 x 14.2 x 12.0"

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