Evolis Primacy 2 Single Sided ID Card Printer – Primacy 2 Simplex Expert

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General features

Single-sided printing
Edge-to-edge printing
Color dye sublimation, monochrome thermal transfer
300 dpi print head (11.8 dots/mm)
16MB memory (RAM)

Printing performances

Single side:
Color (YMCKO): 280 full color cards/hour1
Monochrome: 600 – 850 cards/hour
Dual side:
Color (YMCKO-K): 140 cards/hour

Optional features

Upgrade kit for dual-sided printing
USB encoding over IP through additional USB Net Server module, upon request
Locking system to prevent access to the printer and consumables (cards and ribbons)
Wireless range: wireless connection 802.11b/g

Additional encoding modules

Available modules:
Magnetic stripe encoder ISO 7811 / JIS2
Smart contact station ISO 7816
Smart encoding unit
Contactless encoding unit
Internal USB or IP connections
Encoding options can be combined
Factory ordered or upgraded on-site


USB 1.1 (compatible 3.0)
Ethernet TCP-IP 10BaseT, 100BaseT (Traffic Led)


Support for Kensington® security lock
Data encryption for magnetic encoding


Printer LEDs
Graphical notifications from the printer2: cleaning alerts, empty/low level ribbon alert, etc.

Resident fonts

Arial, Arial bold
Barcode: Code 39, Code 128, EAN 13, 2/5 interleaved

Card management and specifications

Feeder capacity: 100 cards (0.76 mm – 30 mil)
Output hopper capacity: 100 cards (0.76 mm – 30 mil)
Reject tray capacity: 30 cards (0.76 mm – 30 mil)
Card thickness: 0.25 to 1.25 mm (10 to 50 mil), gauge adjustment (0.25mm / 10 mil only for monochrome printing)
Card types:
PVC cards
Composite PVC cards
PET cards
ABS cards1
Special varnished cards1
Card format: ISO CR80 – ISO 7810 (53.98 mm x 85.60 mm)


Additional information

Weight 16.00 lbs
ID Card Systems