You are being redirected to ABC Office. Why? has joined their sister company ABC Office to provide our customers with a greater product selection, while offering the same great prices and service you have come to love and expect!If you have questions or concerns during this transition please give us a call at 1-800-658-8788, or email us at

| | FAQ | Help

Keyword Product Code

by Category

by Manufacturer

> >

Fargo DTC550 Double-Sided ID Card Printer

Why buy from ABC Office? Learn More   ABC Office will accept government and education purchase orders

This item has been discontinued.
For alternatives, please check out our entire selection here.

Fargo Printer SuppliesPvc CardsId Card Software

Product Details

  • Duplex (double-sided) printing
  • Heavy-duty construction for high-volume card printing and encoding
  • One of the most versatile ID card printers available
  • Simple to use, with easy set up and intuitive operation
  • Optional Ethernet with internal print server
  • Fully compatible with most ID card software including Asure ID Photo ID software
  • SmartScreen LCD control panel displays helpful status messages and prompts
  • Dual card hopper allows printing on two different card stocks

Technical Details

Fargo DTC550 Double-Sided ID Card Printer
Model:DTC550 Double
Description Full-color double-sided printer, 16 MB Memory, 100/240 VAC, 3.3A
Shipping Weight 32 lbs. (14.5 kg.)
Dimensions 10.75"H x 18.5"W x 11"D (273mm x 470mm x 279 mm)
Print Method Dye-Sublimation/Resin Thermal Transfer
Resolution 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm)
Colors Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
Print Speed 7 seconds per card / 514 cards per hour (K)
36 seconds per card / 109 cards per hour (YMCKOK)
12 seconds per card / 300 cards per hour (KO)
27 seconds per card / 144 cards per hour (YMCKO)
Single or Double Sided Double
Accepted Standard Card Sizes CR-80 (3.375" L x 2.125" W / 85.6 mm L x 54 mm W)
Accepted Card Thickness 20 mil to 50 mil (.020" to .050") / .508mm to 1.27mm
Print Area CR-80, edge to edge (3.36" L x 2.11" W / 85.3 mm L x 53.5 mm W)
Accepted Card Types PVC or Polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for straight polyester cards; Optical Memory Cards with PVC finish.
Card Cartridge Capacity 100 PVC Cards (0.030"/.762mm) Each Hopper (dual hoppers)
Output Hopper Card Capacity 100 PVC cards (0.030"/.762mm)
Memory 16 MB RAM
Software Drivers Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista
Encoding Options N/A
System Requirements Windows 2000/XP/Server 2003/Vista
Interface USB 1.1 (USB 2.0 compatible)
Operating Temperature 65º to 80º F
18º to 27º C
Electrical Safety: UL 60950, CSA C2.2 (No. 60950),
100-240 VAC, 3.3 A
50 / 60Hz
Warranty Printer: 2 years including one year of free printer loaner support (US only); optional extended warranty (US only)
Printhead: 2 years, unlimited pass with UltraCard cards
Product Code IDE91820

800-658-8788 Local Phone: 801.927.3020 Fax Number: 801.927.3037

8:00am - 5:00pm (MST) M-F

Email ABC Office
Company Info ABC Office Blog ABC Office Facebook Page ABC Office Google+ Page
Home   |   Site Map   |   About Us   |   Contact Us   |   Policies 39 ABC Office YEARS Site Secured by All Major Credit Cards Welcome! ShopSite Cart Amazon Star Rating