TSC

TSC MH240 Barcode Printer

  • “Thermal Smart Control”™ print technology produces cleanest, high quality barcodes
  • Up to 356 mm (14”) per sec. print speed
  • Easy to operate with the brand new GUI design on display
  • 3.5” color LCD with 6-button control for standard model or 4.3” color touch LCD panel with 6-button control for advanced model
  • USB host interface for stand-alone applications
  • Available in 203 dpi, 300 dpi and 600 dpi resolutions, firmware automatically detects printhead resolution and switches accordingly
  • 600 meter ribbon supply
  • microSD Flash memory expansion up to 32 GB
  •  Ribbon capacity and label near end monitor widget
  • TSPL-EZ™ firmware for plug-n-play ease
  • Options include: peel-off kit & internal rewinding kit, General purpose IO connectivity, internal Bluetooth module, slot-in 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless module kit, regular and heavy duty cutter
  • ENERGY STAR® certified
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Specification
Printer Specification
Memory

128 MB Flash memory
128 MB SDRAM
microSD Flash memory card reader for Flash memory expansion, up to 32 GB

Sensors
  • Gap transmissive sensor (offset 4 mm from center)
  • Black mark reflective sensor (position adjustable)
  • Ribbon end sensor
  • Ribbon encoder sensor
  • Head open sensor
Resolution 8 dots/mm (203 DPI)
Processor 32-bit RISC high performance processor
Interface

RS-232 (max. 115,200 bps)
USB 2.0 (full speed mode)
Internal Ethernet, 10/100 Mbps (dealer option)
USB host *2, for scanner or PC keyboard 
GPIO + Centronics (factory option)
Bluetooth (factory option)
Slot-in 802.11 a/b/g/n wireless (dealer option)

Power Source Internal universal switching power supply:
Input: AC 100-240V, 4-2A, 50-60Hz
Output: DC 5V, 5A; DC 24V, 7A; DC 36V, 1.4A; Total 243W
Operation switch, button, LED 1 power switch, 6 operation buttons (2 function keys and navigation buttons) & 1 LED with 3 colors
Printer language TSPL-EZ™ (Compatible to EPL, ZPL, ZPL II)
Environment condition
  • Operation: 5 ~ 40°C, 25 ~ 85% non-condensing
  • Storage: -40 ~ 60C, 10 ~ 90% non-condensing
Real time clock Standard
Printing Specification
Printing Method Direct Thermal / Thermal Transfer
Printing Resolution 203 dpi(8 dots/mm)
Printing Speed Max 356 mm (14”)/second
Printing Length Max 25,400 mm (1,000”)
Printing Width Max 104 mm (4.09“)
Enclosure Die-cast print mechanism and base with bi-fold metal cover with large clear media view window
Physical dimension 276 mm (W) x 326 mm (H) x 502 mm (D)
10.87” (W) x 12.83” (H) x 19.76” (D)
Fonts / Graphics / Symbologies
Fonts 8 alpha-numeric bitmap fonts
Monotype Imaging® true type font engine with one CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed scalable font
1D Barcodes Code 39, Code 93, Code128UCC, Code128 subsets A.B.C, Codabar, Interleaved 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, ITF14, EAN14, Code 11, TELEPEN, TELEPENN, PLANET, Code 49, Deutsche Post Identcode, Deutsche Post Leitcode, LOGMARS
2D Barcodes TLC39, CODABLOCK F mode, Maxicode, QR code, Aztec, PDF-417, Micro PDF 417, GS1 DataMatrix, GS1 DataBar
(RSS barcode)
Font & bar code rotation 0, 90, 180, 270 degrees
Media and Ribbon Characteristics
Media Type Continuous, die-cut, black mark, fan-fold, notch (outside wound)
Media width 20 ~ 114 mm (0.79″ ~ 4.5″)
Media thickness 0.06 ~ 0.28 mm (2.36 ~ 28 mil)
Media core diameter 38.1 ~ 76.2 mm (1.5” ~ 3”)
Label length 5 ~ 25,400 mm (0.20” ~ 1,000”)
Ribbon capacity 600 m long, max. OD 90 mm, 1” core (ink coated outside or inside)
Ribbon core width 25.4 mm ~ 114.3 mm (1” ~ 4.5”)
Label roll capacity 203.2 mm (8”) OD