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Refurbished IDP Smart 50 Direct To Card ID Printer

£474.00 £395.00
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The IDP SMART 50 printer is ideal for printing photo quality plastic 'credit card sized' cards for ID or promotional services. This is a solid printer suited to those wanting to print medium to high volumes of cards a month.
Starting in 2005 IDP ( is a relatively new player in the market. From a card printer specialists point of view, we think these machines are simply amazing for this price. The print quality is better than most mid-range printers and you won't get better without spending several thousand pounds. Furthermore, the printer is upgradable to encode cards by simply buying the add-on modules at any time in the future. The Smart 50 provides reliability, performance, ease of use, and a real value for money that no other printer can match.

The Starter Pack provides you with the following:

  • New 650634 (YMCKO) Colour Ribbon good for 250 prints with Cleaning Kit and New Cleaning Roller
  • 100 Standard Blank HQ CR80 30mil White Cards
  • Power adapter and USB cables
  • Card printing design, database software & Supported Card Printing Software

Refurbished IDP Smart 50 Direct To Card ID Printer 

For heavier duty or cheaper machines, please see our other card machines. We have a massive selection of refurbished machines at great prices. We can also supply most new models. Brand new with three year (return to base) 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

FULLY TESTED, CLEANED & SERVICED - By trained industry experts.

This machine has been professionally refurbished by our experienced and industry-trained engineers. 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.

Card printers are not standard consumer equipment and buying a used card printer online can be daunting. With our unparalleled service, you can rest assured that the machine will be in perfect working order, expertly cleaned, and fully supported. We back this up with a 90-day RTB guarantee, lifetime technical support, and discounted repair & service costs thereafter.

Printer Specification

Technical Data Details
Printing •Print resolution: 300 dpi
•Print Area: Edge to Edge
•Dye-Sublimation / Resin Thermal Transfers
Print speed •Full-colour printing: up to 22 sec. (164 cards/hour) (YMCKO) / 30 sec. (120 cards/hour) (YMCKOK)
•Monochrome printing: up to 5 sec. (720 cards/hour)
Plastic cards accepted •Card Feeding: Automatic
•Type: PVC, Composit PVC, PET
•Size: ISO CR-80 (54mm x 86mm / 2.12" x 3.38")
•Thickness: 0.38mm (15mil) ~ 1.0mm (40mil)
Feeder / Hopper •Card input feeder capacity: Up to 100 cards
•Card output hopper capacity: Up to 40 cards
System •Communications: USB
•Resident memory: 64 MB RAM
•Control Pane: LCD Display / 2 LED Buttons
•Supported Platform: Microsoft Windows (32/64bit)
Physical Characteristics •Electrical requirements: Free Voltage (AC 100/220V, 50~60Hz) 45W
•Operating environment: 15~35℃ / 20~80%
•Safety: CE, UL, FCC, KC
•Physical dimensions: (W x L x H) 170mm x 510mm x 195mm
•Weight: 5.5Kg / 10lbs
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Product Name Refurbished IDP Smart 50 Direct To Card ID Printer
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