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Citizen CL-S521

Citizen CL-S521

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The Citizen CL-S521 direct thermal label printer offers fast printing at up to 6 inches persecond on labels, tickets and wristbands. The printer features built in USB and serial interfaces. Supplied as standard with Zebra® and Datamax® emulation withCross-Emulation™ automatic language detection.
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  • Hi-Lift™ mechanism: Makes loading of media easier
  • Hi-Open™ case: Case opens vertically for ease of access
  • Fast printing: Prints at up to 6 inches (150mm) per second. First label prints almost instantly
  • Printer emulation: Cross-Emulation™ technology automatically detects the language. Both Zebra® and Datamax® emulations installed as standard

The Citizen CL-S521 desktop printer offers fast direct thermal printing on a range of different media including labels, tickets and wristbands.

The printer has a self contained metal mechanism and internal power supply for increased durability and reliability housed inside it's compact plastic case. The printer can hold rolls up to 125mm in diameter (203mm using theotional external media holder) and can print on rolls from 12.5mm up to 118mm wide.

The printer features both Zebra® ZPL-II® and Datamax® I-Class™ & DMX400™ emulations with Cross-Emulation™ automatic language detection technology. There is also a BASIC interpreter for datastream processing and a driver for Windows XP, Vista, 7 and 8 for compatibility with a wide range of applications.

The CL-S521 features built in USB and Serial interfaces. Optional Parallel, Ethernet and Wireless LAN interfaces are also available.

Box includes: printer, media holder guide, media holder bar, head cleaner, test label media, power cord, CD-ROM (users manual), quick start guide

Printer specification
  • Print technology: Direct thermal
  • Resolution: 203dpi
  • Print speed (max): 6 ips (150mm / sec)
  • Print width (max): 104.1mm (4.1 inches)
  • Memory: 4MB Flash (1MB available for user), 16MB RAM (1MB available for user)
Media specification
  • Media width: 12.5mm - 118mm (0.5 inch - 4.65 inches)
  • Media thickness: 0.0635mm - 0.254mm (0.0025 - 0.01 inches)
  • Media sensor: Label gap, card notch or black registration mark, Fully adjustable
  • Media length: 6.35mm - 1625.6mm (0.25 - 64 inches)
  • Roll size (max): 125mm (5 inches) diameter. 200mm (8 inches) using optional external holder
  • Core size: 25.4mm (1 inch)
  • Standard: USB (v1.1), Serial (RS232C)
  • Optional: Parallel (IEEE-1284), Ethernet LAN (10/100 BaseT), Wireless LAN (802.11b/g/n)
Emulation, software and drivers
  • Emulation: Cross-Emulation™ - automatic switching between Zebra® ZPL-II® and Datamax® I-Class® & DMX400®, BASIC interpreter for data stream processing
  • Drivers: Windows XP, 2003, 2008, Vista, 7
  • Software: Design software included on CD
  • Dimensions: 231mm x 289mm x 183mm
  • Weight: 3.6kg (approx)
  • Case: Hi-Open™ plastic case with safe close feature
  • Mechanism: Hi-Lift™ mechanism for easy media loading
  • Printer: 2 years
  • Head: 30km or 6 months

Global Auto ID Ltd aim to despatch all in-stock orders for next working day delivery, however due to varying demand you should allow 4 days for orders to be despatched.

Orders placed after 2pm might not be despatched until the following day. Orders for delivery to the UK are sent by Parcel Force and will normally arrive next working day.

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We will make every effort to despatch goods within two working days, and hope to achieve delivery to UK addresses within seven days of receipt of your order, provided the goods are in stock. Please contact us for next-day and special dispatches.

Global Barcode aim to despatch orders within 2 business days, however due to varying demand you should allow 4 working days for orders to be despatched. Orders for free standard delivery to the UK are sent Royal Mail and will normally arrive 2-3 days working days after dispatch.

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