Honeywell PC42T

Based on more than 40 years of bar code printing innovations, the PC42t desktop printer sets new standards for userfriendliness and affordability. Exceptionally compact and easy to use, this printer is simple to install and is ready to print quickly. Quiet, reliable operation and intuitive design make the PC42t the right fit for light-duty labeling applications in a variety of industries.

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Physical Characteristics



297 mm x 226 mm x 177 mm
(11.7 in x 8.9 in x 7.0 in)
Weight: 2.5 kg (5.5 lbs)
Media Compatibility
Max. Media Diameter: 127.0 mm (5.0 in)
Media Core Sizes: 25.4 mm (1.0 in), 38.1 mm (1.5 in)
Media Width: 25.4 mm (1.0 in) to 110 mm (4.3 in)
Min. Label Length: 9.6 mm (0.3 in)
Ribbon Compatibility
Ribbon Support Coated Side Out
Max. Ribbon Diameter 68.0 mm (2.7 in)
Ribbon Core Sizes es: 12.7 mm (0.5 in), 25.4 mm (1.0 in)
Ribbon Width 25.4 mm (1.0 in) to 109.2 mm (4.3 in)
Max. Ribbon Length 25.4 mm (1.0 in) core: 300.0 m (984.0 ft), 12.7 mm (0.5 in) core: 75.0 m (246.0 ft)
Printing Characteristics
Print Resolution 8.0 dpmm (203 dpi)
Max. Print Speed 101.6 mm/s (4.0 ips)
Max. Print Width: 104 mm (4.1 in)
Standard Interfaces USB Device, USB Host
Options – Factory Installed Internal Ethernet, serial port
Options – User Installable Parallel adapter cable
Protocols – Network TCP/IP-suite (TCP, UDP, ICMP,
web page and Telnet 9100, IPv4
Protocols – Serial Flow Control XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS
User Interface
Display 1 Feed Button and LED Display
Web Page Languages English and Simplified Chinese
(Default), Spanish, Portuguese,
Russian, Korean, Japanese, Thai
Printer Command Languages Direct Protocol (DP), ZSim (ZPL-II), ESim (EPL)
Drivers BarTender®, InterDriver Windows® Printer Driver
Character Sets English & Extended Latin, Arabic, Baltic & Baltic Rim,
Cyrillic, Greek, Hebrew, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese, & more
with Monotype™ Universal Font Scaling Technology (UFST) &
WorldType Layout Engine (WTLE)
Operating Temperature +5°C to +40°C (+41°F to +104°F) 10 to 80% RH non-condensing
Storage Temperature -40°C to +60°C (-40°F to +140°F) @ 10 to 90% RH
Input 100-240V AC @ 50-60 Hz, 1.5 A
Output 24V DC, 2.5 A
Standard 64 MB Flash, 64 MB SDRAM
Optional Up to 32 GB (via user-supplied USB thumb drive) formatted as FAT16 or FAT32
Factory Installable Ethernet, serial port
Regulatory UL, cUL, cULus, CE, FCC Class A, D Mark CCC, KCC, RCM
Safety North America: UL & cUL Listed, UL 60950-1; Europe: D
Mark, EN 60950-1; CE; Mexico: NYCE Certified, NOM 19; Other
Countries: IEC 60950-1
EMC USA FCC Title 47, Part 15, Subpart A, Class A; Europe EMC
Directive (EN55022 Class A + EN55024); CISPR22