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Brand New Fargo DTC4250e Direct To Card ID Printer

£1,314.00 £1,095.00
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The FARGO® DTC4250e printer is HID Global's professional grade printer. It can print a variety of different cards which ranges from standard loyalty cards to photo ID cards. Ideal for mid-size businesses, schools, and local government.
As the DTC4250e is a modular and scalable design, it has the capabilities of being able to adapt to different applications as your organisation grows. A highly versatile and powerful printer that simplifies equipment upgrades and migration to higher levels of security.

Our starter pack for this machine comes with the following:

  • New 45100 (YMCKO) Colour Ribbon good for 500 prints with Cleaning Kit
  • 100 Standard Blank HQ CR80 30mil White Cards
  • Power adapter and USB cables
  • Card printing design and database software
  • 3 years Manufacturer Warranty

Brand New Fargo DTC4250e Direct To Card ID Printer | Single Or Dual Sided With Print Options

The DTC4250e also features new security enhancements, such as the embedded iCLASS SE smart card encoder for encoding organizational or personnel data directly onto the card and AES-256 data decryption for protection of financial information. The DTC4250e can also be password protected so only approved operators can print and encode security cards and visitor badges. Fluorescent panel printing provides a cost-effective and dynamic means of increasing card security.

As well as relability and great performance this machine is also backed by a 3-year manufacturer warranty.


  • Employee, contractor, and visitor ID cards
  • Government photo IDs for agency inspectors and public safety officers
  • Photo IDs for assistance program participants
  • Parking lots
  • Library cards
  • Casino frequent player cards
  • Payment
  • Health care staff and patient IDs including health card
  • Leisure parks, recreation resort passes, ski resort passes, and club membership cards
  • Identification Card
  • Transit and transport pass card
  • Customer loyalty / event card


Efficient set-up, loading, and printing with all-in-one print ribbon and card cleaning cartridge (EZ), and SmartScreen™ graphical display.


GreenCircle certified for efficient energy consumption and ecofriendly (ECO) refill ribbons.

End-to-End Control, Flexibility, and Security

The optional iCLASS SE® encoder (part of the iCLASS SE open encoder platform) can be completely integrated into your printer, allowing you to create, encode (read/write), and manage your secure credentials from start to finish. Design personalized ID badges locally and then program them to work with your current physical access control system (PACS), streamlining your ordering, inventory management, and issuance processes.

The level of comprehensive technical support we provide our customers is what really makes us stand out from the crowd. Even the most technically-minded user may need a little hand-holding. We can remotely connect to your computer to help with driver installations, printer settings, and even show you how to use the card printing software provided in the starter pack, so you’re never left struggling or wasting time trawling through user manuals.

Printer Specification

Technical Data Details
Printing •Print resolution: 300 dpi (11.8 dots/mm) continuous tone
•Print Area: CR-80 edge-to-edge (3.36˝ L x 2.11˝ W / 85.3 mm L x 53.7 mm W); CR-79 (3.3˝ L x 2.04˝ W / 83.8 mm L x 51.8 mm W)
•Dye-sublimation / resin thermal transfer
•Up to 16.7 million / 256 shades per pixel
Print speed •Full-colour printing: up to 16 seconds per card (YMCKO); 24 seconds per card (YMCKOK)
•Monochrome printing: up to 6 seconds per card (K); 8 seconds per card (KO)
System •Communications: USB, Ethernet
•Resident memory: 32 MB RAM
•User friendly, SmartScreen™ graphical display
•iCLASS® Standard/SE/SR/Seos, MIFARE Classic™, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, HID Prox
•Safety: UL 60950-2, CSA C22.2 (60950-07), and CE; EMC: FCC Class A, CE (EN 55022 Class A, EN 55024), CCC, BSMI, KC
•Windows® XP / Vista™ (32 bit & 64 bit) / Server 2003, 2008, 2012 / Windows® 7, 8 & 10 (32 & 64 bit), MAC OS X 10.5/10.6/10.7/10.8/10.9/10.10 Linux
•Card cleaning roller integrated into ribbon cartridge; cleaning roller is automatically replaced with each ribbon change
Feeder / Hopper •Card input feeder capacity: Up to 100 cards (.030" / .762 mm)
•Card output hopper capacity: Up to 100 cards (.030" / .762 mm)
Optional available extras •Smart card encoding modules (contact/contactless)
•Magnetic stripe encoding module
Plastic cards accepted •Size: CR-80 (3.375˝ L x 2.125˝ W / 85.6 mm L x 54 mm W); CR-79 adhesive back (3.313˝ L x 2.063˝ W / 84.1 mm L x 52.4 mm W)
•Type: PVC or polyester cards with polished PVC finish; monochrome resin required for 100% polyester cards; optical memory cards with PVC finish; rewrite
•Thickness: Print only: .009˝ - .040˝ / 9 mil - 40 mil / .229 mm - 1.016 mm; print: .030˝ - .040˝ / 30 mil - 40 mil / .762 mm - 1.02 mm
Physical Characteristics •Electrical requirements: Free Voltage (AC110 / 240V, 50/60 Hz)
•Operating environment: 65° to 80° F / 18° to 27° C 20–80% non-condensing
•Physical dimensions: 9.8˝ H x 18.1˝ W x 9.2˝ D / 249 mm H x 460 mm W x 234 mm D
•Weight: 9lbs / 4.1 Kg
More Information
Product Name Brand New Fargo DTC4250e Direct To Card ID Printer
SKU IDPr-Far-DTC4250e-New
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