TSC MB240 Series Industrial Barcode Printer

TSC MB240 series of industrial thermal label printers is the new value leader for 4″ wide light industrial label printing. The MB240 series is designed to fit in alongside TSC’s bigger industrial printer models including the MH240 and MX240P Series. The MB240 features a small footprint, easily understood operator interface and a full set of options to meet nearly every printing application.

Its compact design, quiet operation and fast label throughput is equally at home in the office or shop floor. The printer’s all-metal construction and die-cast aluminum print mechanism engine is durable enough to withstand the toughest production environments and is designed for years of trouble free use.

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Resolution 8 dots/mm (203 DPI)
Printing method Thermal Transfer & Direct Thermal
Max. print speed 254 mm (10″)/second
Max. print width 108 mm (4.25”)
Max. print length 25,400 mm (1000″)
Enclosure Die-cast based print mechanism/Metal cover with large clear media view window
Physical dimension 248 mm (W) x 274 mm (H) x 436 mm (D)
9.76” (W) x 10.79” (H) x 17.17” (D)
Weight 9 kg (19.84 lbs)
Label roll capacity 203.2 mm (8“) O.D.
Ribbon 450 m long, max. O.D. 81.3 mm, 1“ core (ink coated outside or inside)
Ribbon width 40 ~ 110 mm (1.6” ~ 4.3”)
Processor 32-bit RISC CPU
Memory 128 MB Flash memory
Interface RS-232
USB 2.0
Internal Ethernet, 10/100 Mbps
USB host, for scanner or PC keyboard
GPIO (dealer option)
Internal Bluetooth 4.2 MFi (factory option)
Slot-in 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless (dealer option)
Power Internal universal switching power supply
Input: AC 100~240V, 3.0A, 50~60Hz
Output: DC 24V, 8.33A, 200W
Operation switch, button 2 buttons (Pause, Feed)
Sensors Gap transmissive sensor (position adjustable)
Black mark reflective sensor (position adjustable)
Ribbon end sensor
Ribbon encoder sensor
Head open sensor
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 subset 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,RSS-Stacked, GS1 DataBar, Code 11
2D bar code : PDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR Code, Aztec
Font and barcode rotation 0, 90, 180, 270 degree
Printer language TSPL-EZD (Compatible to EPL, ZPL, ZPL II, DPL)
Media type Continuous, die-cut, black mark, fan-fold, notched (outside wound)
Media width 20 ~ 120 mm (0.8” ~ 4.7”)
Media thickness 0.06 ~ 0.28 mm (2.36 ~ 11 mil)
Media core diameter 25.4 ~ 76.2 mm (1” ~ 3”)
Label length 5 ~ 25,400 mm(0.2″ ~ 1000″)
Environment condition Operation: 5 ~ 40°C, 25 ~ 85% non-condensing
Storage: -40 ~ 60°C, 10 ~ 90% non-condensing
Safety regulation FCC Class A, CE Class A, RCM Class A, cTUVus, TÜV/safety, CCC, BIS, KC, BSMI, EAC, ENERGY STAR
Environmental concern Comply with RoHS, WEEE
Accessories Windows labeling software CD disk
Quick start guide
USB cable
Power cord
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 options Internal Bluetooth 4.2 MFi
  • Manufacturing
    • Work In Process
    • Product Marking
    • Compliance Labeling
    • Industrial-Duty Printing
  • Warehouse & Logistics
    • Packing
    • Order Fulfillment
    • Shipping/Receiving
    • Inventory Management
  • Retail
    • Product Label
    • Event Ticketing