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Zebra Industrial & Commercial Bar Code Printers

Part Number: 2746e
Price: $0


Quick Specs

203 dpi
(8 dots/mm)
4.09" (104 mm)
6"/sec (153 mm/sec)
construction: Metal enclosure

Design Principle

* Durable metal enclosure
* Reliable basic bar code print solution
* Affordable metal value

The steel-enclosed 2746e represents an affordable, basic bar code print solution for entry-level applications that specify a durable metal printer. New feature enhancements on the 2746e include expanded connectivity capability (e.g. standard serial, parallel, new USB, and internal Ethernet option), upgraded electronics, improved ribbon spindle design, additional memory, and intelligent built-in media tracking capabilities that provide additional value and reliability.

The 2746's moderate duty cycle output capability is ideal for individual or batch labeling applications within warehousing/distribution, air freight/parcel tracking, manufacturing, and office printing. Its sturdy metal frame and intuitive design make the 2746e a natural choice for users who need a dependable, full-size, easy-to-use, 4 inch (101.6 mm) printer.

* Ideal for entry-level bar code applications that require metal.
* Intuitive to operate, enabling semi-experienced or novice users to excel in a broad range of general-purpose labeling applications.
* The Zebra Advantage
* Innovative, high-quality leading technology products
* Broadest product line in the industry
* Global Service & Support: Worldwide technical support, 24/7 online support
* Fast, friendly customer service with multilingual abilities
* Global network of authorized resellers
* Competitive product warranty: 12-month labor & parts and 6-month printhead warranty

Standard Features

* Dual 16-bit processors
* NEW increased standard memory
* NEW clear media window
* RS232, centronics parallel
* NEW USB interface
* NEW external and internal Ethernet (option)
* NEW printer life odometer and printhead replacement control feature
* NEW windows plug and play operability
* Rewind and peel
* Label present sensor for Peel Mode
* Media sensor for black marks, see through, die-cut labels, and label out
* Rear feed slot for fanfold or oversized roll label stock
* Auto-calibration and color-coded operator cues

203 dpi/8 dots per mm

Maximum Print Speeds
6"/152 mm per second

Standard: 1 MB Flash; 512 K SRAM

Programming Language
ASCII EPL2 programming language (Page Mode)

Physical Characteristics
Width: 9.5"/241 mm
Depth: 16.75"/425 mm
Height: 12.38"/314 mm
Weight (without packaging): 28.6 lbs (12.8 kg)
Shipping Weight (with box): 36 lbs (16.3 kg)

Operating Characteristics

Operating Environment: 41°F/5°C to 104°F/40°C (Thermal Transfer)
Operating Environment: 32°F/0°C to 104°F/40°C (Direct Thermal)
Storage/Transport Environment: -40°F/-40°C to 140°F/60°C
Operating Humidity: 10-80% RH non-condensing
Storage Humidity: 10-90% RH non-condensing ventilation-free air

Input: 120 VAC; 60 Hz or 230 VAC; 50 Hz

Communication Interface Capabilities
Serial RS232 (DB9)
Flow control: Xon/Xoff, hardware handshaking 4.8 to 57.6 K bits/second
36-Pin Parallel (Centronics)
External or Internal ZebraNet® Ethernet PrintServer II option (10BASE2 or 10BASE-T)
Standard USB Version 1.1

Agency Approvals
FCC, UL, CE, VCCI, CB, C-Tic, EN55022, CISPR22B, EN50082-1, EN60950, IEC 950

Media Characteristics
Media Specifications
Label and liner width: 1.12" (29 mm) to 4.50" (114 mm)
Ribbon width: 1.33" (33.8 mm) to 4.33" (110 mm)

Maximum Print Area
Width: 4.09" (104 mm)
Length with 203 dpi: 22" (558 mm)

Maximum Media Roll Size:
8.0" (203 mm) O.D. on a 3" (76 mm) or 1" (25.4 mm) I.D. core (Thermal Transfer)
5.5" (140 mm) O.D. on a 3" (76 mm) or 1" (25.4 mm) I.D. core (Direct Thermal)

Media Thickness (label and liner):
0.003" (0.076 mm) to 0.010" (0.25 mm)

Media Types
Roll-feed, die-cut, continuous, fanfold; tags; tickets

Max. Roll Size
3.3" (84 mm) O.D. on a 1.0" (25.4 mm) I.D. core

Standard Lengths
14,200" (360 m)

Ribbon Setup
Ribbon wound ink side out
Ribbon is recommended to be at least as wide as media.


Fonts and Character Sets
* Standard Fonts: 5 resident bitmapped, alphanumeric, expandable (non-proportioned, mono spaced)
* Five alphanumeric fonts from 0.06" (1.5 mm) to 0.23" (6 mm) high. All fonts are expandable vertically and horizontally.
* Sets: International character sets supporting the
following code pages:
Fonts can be printed in four directions: 0°, 90°, 180° 270°
* IBM® Code Page 850 International Characters
* Soft font storage in Flash memory
* Asian language support (optional)

Bar Codes/Symbologies
Code 39 Extended Code 39 Code 128 with subsets B and C UCC/EAN-128
Code 93 UPC-A, UPC-E German Postal Code
UPC Container code EAN-8, EAN-13 Standard 2 of 5
Codabar Interleaved 2 of 5 UPC and EAN 2 or 5 digit extensions

2-Dimensional Codes
Maxi Code PDF417 QR Code (Asian Only)

Options and Accessories

* Keyboard display unit (KDU)
* NEW Internal or External ZebraNet® PrintServer II
* Cutter
* Real-time clock (for time and date coding applications)
* Asian language support
* ZebraNet® PrintServer II (provides ethernet connectivity)
* Create-a-Label® Windows™-based label design software

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