Direct to Card Printers better known as “dye sublimation printers” are the most popular of plastic card printers. The printing process consists of a thermal transfer which deposits coloured dye pigments from the ribbon onto the surface of the PVC card. Your result a perfectly printed CYMK colour card with a slight white border around the edge of the card. Direct-to-card printers will give you faster print speeds including lower costs per card.


Key Features:

  • Single to dual sided Field Upgradable
  • Encoding options Field Upgradable
  • Dual hopper option – Additional 100 cards
  • WiFi option
  • YMCKO 17 seconds

The Javelin DNA series is our new generation of streamlined desktop card printers. These compact and powerful models are user friendly and delivers outstanding performance with built-in input hoppers, output stackers and all the added options for your personalization needs. The Javelin DNA series offers an all in one solution with high quality colour or monochrome printing for single sided to dual sided field upgrade option.


Key Features:

  • 30-month standard depot warranty
  • USB and Ethernet connectivity are standard features
  • Advanced printer driver; support for third-party application development

Datacard SD260 one-sided and SD360 two-sided card printers are packed with Industry-leading innovations that make desktop ID card printing simple and economical. SD Series printers are ideal for small- to medium sized businesses.


Key Features:

  • 30-month standard depot warranty
  • Tactile impressor for tamper-evident security
  • Inline card debower flattens cards after lamination

As counterfeiting and alteration attempts have grown more sophisticated, so have the card security features that let you easily verify identity and authenticity. The Datacard SD460 card printer delivers everything you need to increase the security and durability of your ID cards.


Key Features:

  • Built-in dual-side printing can be activated with the simple use of an RFID tag making after-purchase upgrades virtually effortless.
  • Earth friendly – GreenCircle® Certified for efficient energy consumption and eco-friendly (ECO) refill ribbons.
  • Card lamination module for applying overlaminates to produce highly secure and durable cards.
  • Custom watermark overlay and resin scramble data protection
    • Built-in Ethernet and USB connection for centralized or remote ID card issuance

The DTC1500 offers the convenience and lower cost of high-capacity consumables along with a comprehensive feature set and innovative, easy-to-implement security elements – enabling organizations to routinely issue highly secure cards and IDs at a fraction of the cost without sacrificing quality.


Key Feutures:

  • Offers field-upgradeable options for migration to higher levels of security in the future
  • High-capacity ribbon supplies and dual-input card hoppers Standard dual-input card hopper increases  apacity or management of multiple card types.
  • Unique, dual-sided simultaneous lamination saves time with increased throughput.


The versatility of the DTC4500e is unsurpassed. Driven by an extremely robust and reliable print engine, this high-volume printer delivers speed, power and versatility rolled into one. High-capacity ribbons enable the DTC4500e to print twice as many full-color cards as most printers before the ribbon has to be changed, providing continuous high-quality card printing and encoding.