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Zebra GK420 Series

GK420 Series Barcode Printers


The Zebra GK420 series of barcode printers offer solid label printing in a small form factor, ideal for locations such as health care and low volume shipping/inventory management. Available as a direct thermal or thermal transfer printer, GK420 prints 4" wide labels at a snappy 5" per second. All units ship with USB standard and with your choice of RS-232 Serial or Ethernet interfaces, making the Zebra GK420 a versatile and easy to use solution for small to medium-scale labeling operations.
    Features
  • ZPL and EPL compatible
  • 203 dpi print resolution
  • 8 MB SDRAM ; 4 MB Flash
  • Tool-less printhead and platen replacement
    Label and Ribbon Guidelines
  • Label Outer Diameter (OD) must be 5" or Less
  • Roll Fed or Fan Fed
  • Die-cut or continuous direct thermal labels with or without black line
  • Tag stock, continuous receipt paper & wristbands
  • Ribbon Standard Length 244'/74m
  • Ribbon Max Width 4.3"/109.2mm
  • Core .5"/12.7mm
Please see accessories below for a small label and ribbon selection and visit POSGuys Label Page for a larger selection.
Product Specifications
Color Options Dark Grey
Interface USB V1.1, Serial RS-232, ZebraNet 10/100 Ethernet (optional)
Maximum OD 5"
Maximum Print Area Width: 4.09 in (104 mm)
Length: 39 in (991 mm)
Paper Dimensions Width: 0.75 to 4.25 in (19 to 108 mm)
Paper Thickness 0.003 to 0.0075 in (0.08 to 0.19 mm)
Print Method GK420d: Direct thermal
GK420t: Thermal transfer
Print Speed 5 in / second (127 mm / second)
Print Resolution 203 dpi / 8 dots per mm
Character Set Native open type font support, Unicode™ compliant for multi-language, on-demand thermal printing
Resident Fonts ZPL: 16 residen expandable ZPLII bitmap fonts, one resident scalable ZPL font
EPL: Five resident expandable EPL2 fonts
Barcodes Supported Barcode Ratios: 2:1 (non-rotated) and 3:1

Linear Barcodes: Codabar, Code 11 (ZPL), Code 128, Code 39, Code 93, Code 93, EAN-13, EAN- 8, EAN-14 (ZPL), German Post Code (EPL), Industrial 2-of-5 (ZPL), Interleaved 2-of-5, Japanese Postnet (EPL), ISBT-128 (ZPL), Logmars (ZPL), MSI, Plessey, Postnet, GS1 DataBar (RSS-14), Standard 2-of-5 (ZPL), UCC/EAN-128 (EPL), UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions (ZPL), UPC-A, UPC-A and UPC-E with EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions, UPC-E, and GS1 Databar (RSS)
Barcodes Continued 2-Dimensional: Codablock (ZPL), Code 49 (ZPL), Data Matrix, MaxiCode, QR Code, PDF417, MicroPDF417, Aztec - Barcode information for EPL and ZPL except where noted.
Graphics Printing Supports user-defined fonts and graphics including custom logos, ZPL II drawing commands—for boxes and lines
Memory 8 MB SDRAM, 4 MB Flash
Printer Languages EPL and ZPL co-resident
Two Color Printing Capabilities No
Auto Cutter No
Peeler / Presenter Optional
Internal Rewind No
LCD Display No
Weight GK420d: 3 lb (1.4 kg)
GK420t: 4.6 lb (2.1 kg)
Dimensions GK420d: 6.75W x 6H x 8.25D in (171 x 152 x 210 mm)
GK420t: 7.6W x 7.5H x 10D in (193 x 191 x 254 mm)
Wall Mountable No
Operating Temperature 41°F - 105°F (5°C - 41°C)
In The Box GK420d: Documentation and software, cleaning pen, printer, USB cable, power cord (may not be included depending on region), power supply
GK420t: Documentation and software, cleaning pen, ribbon core, printer, USB cable, power cord (may not be included depending on region), power supply
Ribbon Length (max) 244'
Ribbon Width (max) 4.3"

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