This section provides an overview for id card printers as well as their applications and principles. Also, please take a look at the list of 10 id card printer manufacturers and their company rankings.
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An ID card printer is a device that prints employee identification cards and ID cards. The ink is vaporized by heat and transferred to the plastic card in which the stripe is embedded. Printing methods can be classified into direct printing and re-transfer printing.
ID card printers are used for printing employee ID cards and ID cards for use within a company or facility. They are used for traffic passes to enhance company security, to manage attendance, and to authenticate electrical equipment such as copy machines and personal computers. Some products are equipped with an IC encoder that inputs information to an IC chip or a magnetic encoder that inputs information to a magnetic stripe card. When selecting a printer, it is necessary to consider the printing method, the type of cards supported for printing, the printing speed, and the print finish.
The following explains the principle of how ID card printers print on plastic cards. There are two types of printing principles: direct printing and re-transfer printing.
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