Food Engineering

Thermal printer

January 1, 2011


The Open Date Thermocode iQ thermal printer has a 7-in. touch screen that allows users to edit print images and adjust print settings, including during use; print images and program updates can be downloaded through the printer’s TCP/IP network connection or its USB port. The unit is electronically driven by 3 stepper motors that provide up to 800 print cycles/min. The printer can run on all intermittent labellers and packaging machines, at a speed of 24 in. per second.

Open Date Systems Inc; 603-763-3444; www.opendate.com