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Citizen CL-S521 - Label printer - monochrome - direct thermal - Roll (4.65 in) - 203 dpi - up to 359.1 inch/min - USB, serial (CL-S521-GRY)

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Citizen CL-S521 - Label printer - monochrome - direct thermal - Roll (4.65 in) - 203 dpi - up to 359.1 inch/min - USB, serial
  • MacMall Part #: 8281646 
  • Manufacturer Part #: CL-S521-GRY 
  • Platform: Universal 

If you're looking for a rugged, precise barcode/label printer that delivers maximum performance, look no further. The CL-S521 direct thermal printer combines robust printing with superior price performance, ease of use and precision engineering. You'll love Citizen's unique metal Hi-Lift print mechanism, allowing for quick media loading while an adjustable sensor easily handles a variety of media and label configurations including standard and pediatric medical wristbands. Also, the powerful on-board 32 bit RISC processor delivers exceptional throughput and fast first label out.

Technical Specs

Printer Type Label printer - direct thermal - monochrome
Enclosure Color Dark gray
Print Speed Up to 359.1 inch/min - B/W
Connectivity Technology Wired
Interface USB, serial
Max Resolution ( B&W ) 203 dpi
Language Simulation ZPL
Barcodes Code 93, UCC/EAN-128, NW-7, QR code, MaxiCode, Telepen, HIBCC, EAN/JAN-8 , EAN/JAN-13 , UPC-A, UPC-E, Codabar, Code 128, Code 3 of 9, Interleaved 2 of 5, PDF417, Data Matrix, FIM, Plessey, ZIP
Printer Features Hi-Lift metal mechanism
RAM Installed ( Max ) 16 MB
Technology / Form Factor SDRAM
Flash Memory
Flash Memory 4 MB
Media Handling
Media Type Labels, continuous forms, fanfold paper, tickets
Max Media Size Roll (4.65 in)
Media Sizes Roll (4.65 in)
Max Printing Width 4.1 in
Max Printing Length 32 in
Media Thickness Range 0.0025 in - 0.01 in
Roll Maximum Outer Diameter 5 in
Roll Core Diameter 1 in
Media Feeder(s) 1 x manual - 1 roll - Roll (4.65 in)
Expansion / Connectivity
Connections 1 x RS-232 - 25 pin D-Sub (DB-25) ¦ 1 x USB - 4 pin USB Type B
Compliant Standards FCC Class A certified, UL, cUL, CCC, RoHS
Power Device Power supply - internal
Software / System Requirements
Software Included Drivers & Utilities
OS Required Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows Vista
Manufacturer Warranty
Service & Support 2 years warranty
Service & Support Details Limited warranty - 2 years
Dimensions & Weight
Width 9.1 in
Depth 11.4 in
Height 7.3 in
Weight 7.94 lbs
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