Zebra GK420 (DT) Direct Thermal Barcode Label Printer

These sleek and compact desktop label printers fit just about any space, budget, or application. Streamline your processes today with these thermal label printers.

Category: BARCODE LABEL PRINTERS
Type: DESKTOP PRINTERS
Brand: ZEBRA


Featured

  • Direct Thermal Label Printer Only
  • Centronics Parallel, RS-232, USB interfaces (Optional external ZebraNet 10/100 Ethernet PrintServer)
  • OpenACCESS™ design
  • Construction: ABS double-walled casing
  • Easy media loading
  • Windows® drivers (95, 98, Me, NT4.0, NT2000, XP, Win 7 & Win 8)
  • Core programming languages: EPL2, ZPL I/ZPL II
  • Operation Temperature: 5°C~41°C
  • Full range of options : Cutter, Real time clock, Dispenser with label taken sensor, Asian Font Set
  • 32 bit RISC processor
  • Printing Width : Max 4.09”(102mm) / Printing Length : Max 11”(279mm
  • 203 DPI (300 DPI option available)
  • Small Foot Print

 

EASY TO SETUP & EASY TO USE

Built with Zebra durability and reliability, the GK420 Direct Thermal model provides the best value of all basic desktop thermal printers. Choose the spacesaving direct-thermal version to save users time with no ribbon loading required.

With both EPL™ and ZPL® native on all models and a variety of connectivity options for personal, local and networked systems, the GK420 Direct Thermal printer integrate easily and seamlessly with other Zebra printing solutions.


COMPACT WITH MULTIPLE INTERFACES

The GK420 DT has a sturdy construction with a double-walled ABS casing. The GK420 DT integrates easily into a variety of printing applications, including shipping and receiving, warehouse shelf labeling and inventory control, hospitals, healthcare, and medical laboratories, transportation and logistics, and e-commerce postage. 

Serial, parallel, and USB interfaces make this flexible, reliable, and affordable printer a smart investment.
Serial RS-232 (DB9)
- Parallel (Centronics)
- USB
- Optional external ZebraNet 10/100 Ethernet PrintServe
.


PRINTS BOTH 1D BARCODES & 2D BARCODES

1D
Code 39, Code 128 with Subset A/B/C, Code 93, Codabar, Interleaved 2-of-5, UPC-E, UPC-A, UPC-A & UPC-E with 2 or 5 digit extensions, EAN-13, EAN-8 (with or without 2 or 5digit extensions, Postnet, German Post Code, RSS-14, MSI-3          

2D
MaxiCode
MacroPDF417
QR Code (requires Asian version printer)
Data Matrix

 

SUITABLE APPLICATIONS

  • Retail Tag 
  • Shelf labeling
  • Price marking
  • Banking
  • Quotation printout
  • File/Folder labeling
  • Stationeries labeling
  • Logistic labeling
  • Packing
  • Inventory labeling
  • Utilities
  • Shipping & Receiving
  • Postal & mailing
  • Luggage labeling
  • Work in process
  • Compliance labeling
  • Pallet labeling
  • Electronics parts labeling
  • Materials Management
  • Patient tracking
  • Invoicing
  • Document Printing
  • Check-in
  • Education and Libraries
DECODING CAPABILITY                     
  1D / Linear Codes:
Linear Codabar, Code 11, Code 128, Code 128 with subsets A/B/C, Code 39, Code 93, EAN-13, EAN-14, EAN-8, EAN-8 and EAN-13 with 2 or 5 digit extensions, German Post CodE, Industrial 2-of-5, Interleaved 2-of-5, Japanese Postnet, Logmars, MSI, MSI-3, Plessey, Postnet, RSS (reduced space symbology), Standard 2-of-5, UCC/EAN-128, UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions, UPC-A, UPC-A and UPC-E with 2 or 5 digit extensions, UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions, UPC-E
 
2D Codes:
2-dimensional Aztec, Codablock, Code 49, Data Matrix, MacroPDF417, MaxiCode, MicroPDF417, PDF417, QR Code, RSS / GS1 DataBar family (12 barcodes)
   
 
PRINTER SPECIFICATIONS                   

 

Print Method:
Direct thermal

Resolution
203 dpi (8 dots/mm)

Memory Standard:
8 MB SDRAM (3 MB available to end user); 4 MB Flash (1.5 MB available to end user)

 

Print Width:
4.09" (104 mm)

 

Print Length:
39" (991 mm)

 

Print Speed:
5" (127 mm)/sec

 

Media Sensors:
Reflective, Transmissive


MEDIA CHARACTERISTICS


 

Maximum Label & Liner Width:
4.25" (108 mm)

 

Minimum Label & Liner Width:
0.75" (19 mm)

 

Maximum Label & Liner Length: 
0.38" (9.7 mm) to 39" (991 mm)

Maximum Roll Diameter: 
5" (127 mm)

Core Diameter:
0.5" (12.7 mm), 1.0" (25.4 mm), 1.5" (37.1 mm)

Media Thickness:
0.003" (0.08 mm) to 0.0075" (0.20 mm)

Media Types:
Black bar, black mark, continuous, continuous receipt, die-cut, fanfold, gap, notched, perforated, receipt, roll-fed, tag, tag stock


RIBBON CHARACTERISTICS
 

Outside Diameter:
N/A


Standard Length:
N/A


Ratio:
N/A


Ribbon Width:
N/A


ID Core:
N/A

 

OPERATING CHARACTERISTICS
  Operating Temperature DT Model: 
40° F (5° C) to 105° F (41° C)

Operating Humidity: 
10-90% non-condensing

Storage Humidity: 
5-95% non-condensing

Electrical
Auto-detecable (PFC Compliant) 100-240 VAC, 50-60 Hz

 

PHYSICAL CHARACTERISTICS
  Width
7.6" (194 mm)

Height: 
7.5" (191 mm)

Depth: 
10" (254 mm)

Weight: 
4.6 lbs (2.1 kg)

Shipping Weight: 
9.1 lbs (4.1 kg)

Orientation: 
Center

Core Programming Languages: 
EPL2, ZPL I/ZPL II