Vehicle Pro400 Portable Printers Mobile Thermal Printers

Designed to print in any orientation, Vehicle Pro400 Portable Printers can be easily transported, mounted in a vehicle, or carried on a belt or shoulder. Couple that with the printer's wide range of media options and you'll find the MtP400 to be the perfect mobile printing partner for your needs.

Ideal Applications
  • MtP printers are built to last. They’re built for speed and usability, too. Consider these time-saving, life-extending, and flexibility-enhancing features:
  • Overmolded design for superior drop resistance. IP54 rated for water and dust resistance.
  • Generous media capacity reduces reloading; externally visible gauge indicates media level.
  • Superb power management virtually eliminates battery changes during a shift.
  • Stores up to five formats for quick recall. Stores graphics and templates to speed processing.
  • Printer integration is quick and easy with popular printer emulations.
  • Two-line display and backlit indicators for full menu access and status communication.
  • Operates off battery or power adapter without battery present; charges while operating.
Features

Vehicle Pro400 Portable Printers offer reliable operation and a wide range of valuable features. Our rugged MtP printers will operate flawlessly day after day, putting more “return” in your ROI. These printers can handle harsh environments, demanding applications, and changing needs. MtP portable printers are available in Serial, IrDA, Bluetooth®, and Wi-Fi versions.

MtP400 printers are rugged, four-inch portable thermal printers that are ideal for label printing, as well as receipts, maps, and schematics.

Designed to print in any orientation, the printer can be easily transported, mounted in a vehicle, or carried on a belt or shoulder. Couple that with the printer's wide range of media options and you'll find the MtP400 to be the perfect mobile printing partner for your needs.

MtP series printers feature best-in-breed power management, full onboard menu selections, a useful suite of integration and configuration utilities and tools, advanced security features on Bluetooth® models, and emulations of popular printer brands. MtP400 Series printers also feature flexible communications options, including serial—RS232 (standard), IrDA, Bluetooth, and 802.11. MtP printers are a virtual drop-in solution for many existing mobile printing applications.

MtP400 Detailed Printer Specifications

Printing Specifications

  • Printing Method: Direct thermal, up to 3.3 ips
  • Printing Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dots per mm)
  • Printing Width: Up to 4.1" (10.41 cm)

Fonts/Characters/Bar Codes

  • Fonts: A wide range of font types and sizes, from ~6 cpi to 34 cpi depending on emulation chosen, plus scaling
  • International Characters: Arab-T, Arab-S, Arab-E, Asian fonts, and an expanding catalog available for download
  • Bar Codes: 39, 128, Intlv 2 of 5, CODABAR, EAN08 & 13, PDF-417, and UPC, depending on emulation chosen
  • Downloadable fonts, graphics, logos, and additional bar codes

Connectivity

  • Serial Version: RS232 (RJ11 Type)
  • Wireless Versions: IrDA, Bluetooth®, Wi-Fi (802.11b/g), Custom RF. All wireless printers also include serial port
  • Software Available: Drivers for WIN 98, 2000, XP, WIN 7; Windows CE/Pocket PC, Palm OS print utilities, and SDKs
  • Remote Printer Setup Program provides convenient configuration via a Windows interface from any computer with a serial port
  • Emulations: Emulates many popular printer brands (O-Neil, Zebra CPCL and ZPL, and Printek Mt3). Can be upgraded as new emulations become available

Print Media

  • Paper Type: Direct Thermal Roll, use Printek high-quality, 25-year, archival-rated paper for best results
  • Roll Size: Maximum roll diameter 2.625" (6.7 cm), allows roll widths from 3" to 4.125" (7.6 to 10.5 cm)
  • Roll Capacity: Approximately 171' (52.1 m), or approximately 340 6"-long receipts
  • Core Size: 0.75" (1.9 cm)
  • Cassette: 100 4" x 6" sheets (MtP400SL only)

Power Management

  • Battery: Rechargeable 2-cell Lithium Ion (7.4 V, 2200 mAH)
  • Endurance: 500 pages or more than 2,000 printed inches per charge
  • Recharging: 2 hours, via onboard charger or optional external charger
  • Optional: 100 to 240 VAC wall adapter, 12 to 24 VDC in-vehicle adapter. When plugged in, the printer can be used while recharging the battery or can be run without the battery

Physical Specifications

  • L x W x H: Slimline (cut-sheet cassette only) 7.7" x 6.6" x 2.0" (19.56 x 16.76 x 5.08 cm) plus tray boot; Standard (roll media types) 7.7" x 6.6" x 3.1" (19.56 x 16.76 x 7.87 cm)
  • Weight: 2.1 lbs. (.95 kg) with battery

Environmental Specifications

  • Operating Temp: -4°F to 122°F (-20°C to 50°C)
  • Storage Temp: -4°F to 140°F (-20°C to 60°C)
  • Humidity: 10% to 90% RH (noncondensing)
  • Rated IP54 per IEC 529, without optional environmental case

Operator Controls and Indicators

  • 4 illuminated icons for general fault, wireless connection, MCR ready, and battery status
  • 2-line LCD for system alerts and messages, configuration setup, and battery charge indicator
  • Buttons for Power, Paper Feed, and Setup Menu Navigation
  • Sensors for paper out, black mark detection, label gap detection, and door open

Memory Capacity

  • 2 MB Flash, 1 MB SRAM. Standard memory supports large and graphic-intensive print jobs

Durability and Reliability

  • Survives multiple 4-foot drops to concrete (each face) and conforms to IEC 68-2
  • MTBF: 10,000 hours @ 100% duty cycle in normal use

Regulatory Approvals

  • FCC Class B, CE mark, UL-listed AC adapters, E-mark on in-vehicle adapters

Warranty

  • One-year printer warranty on the entire printer—case, battery, and printhead included

Options and Accessories

  • AC Wall Adapter, 100 to 240 VAC
  • Mounting Systems for In-Vehicle or On-Equipment
  • In-Vehicle Power Adapter, 12 to 24 VDC
  • External Battery Charger
  • 3-Track Simultaneous-Read MCR
  • Shoulder Strap
  • Belt Loop Attachments
  • Coiled Data Cables
  • Environmental Case
  • Spare Batteries in Multipacks
  • Media in Case Quantities

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FieldPro printers are up to 10% smaller and 40% lighter than competitive models. This series is packed with additional features and options, like:

  • Our exclusive Universal Port
  • Emulations for drop-in integration
  • Easy-to-read control face
  • Drop-in paper loading
  • IP54 rating to withstand 4-foot drops
  • Optional 3-track magnetic card reader
  • Direct thermal printing up to 2.8 ips

FieldPro RT43 Series is compatible with the mobile host of your choice—from fully ruggedized handhelds, laptops, and tablet computers to data-enabled phones.

As the first advanced printer designed specifically for mobile sales, field service, and public safety, this series is perfect for all 3" or 4" receipt, work order, and ticket printing needs. FieldPro is engineered to create crisp, professional-looking citations, field service, and field sales documents automatically and reliably.

FieldPro printers are up to 10% smaller and 40% lighter than competitive models. This series is packed with additional features and options, like:

  • Our exclusive Universal Port
  • Emulations for drop-in integration
  • Easy-to-read control face
  • Drop-in paper loading
  • IP54 rating to withstand 4-foot drops
  • Optional 3-track magnetic card reader
  • Direct thermal printing up to 2.8 ips

FieldPro RT43 Series is compatible with the mobile host of your choice—from fully ruggedized handhelds, laptops, and tablet computers to data-enabled phones.