The H-8308p printer is for wide label/thermal printing customers who are looking for a high quality printer that is easy to integrate, user friendly and will save them money. For years customers have been asking for a 9 inch/228.6mm wide HP compatible thermal printer to replace their laser printers. The H-8308p delivers the power of the PCL print language, LINUX operating system and Managed Print Service (MPS) support to create a truly laser replacement thermal printer.
The H-8308p is a rugged and versatile printer that offers one of the most feature rich solutions for dynamic enterprise applications and is twice as fast as other printers in its class. The H-8308p is ideal for high-volume label printing in pharmaceuticals, manufacturing, warehouse, transportation, and high-resolution labeling. Modular construction increases up-time for the highest level of user productivity. The high quality features, performance, and rugged reliability make the H-8308p the best value of any premium printer on the market.
Benefits of PCL Thermal Printers over Laser PCL Printers
The H-8308p printer can be used in a wide variety of industrial applications with a range of media compatibility, connectivity, emulation support, and options. Key features are listed below:
The H-8308p is offered with a wide variety of options and accessories to meet the needs of many industrial applications. A complete list of options and accessories are available on the partner center. The most commonly used options are listed below:
A printing method that uses ribbon to produce exceptional image clarity, as compared to most direct thermal media types. The 4-section split-hub design allows for lower torque on narrow ribbons. This option can be used with either coated-side-in or coated-side-out ribbons.
|Basic Peel & Present
A simple "plate" style design that automatically separates most printed labels from the backing material and allows subsequent printing to occur only after the removal of a previously printed label. Minimum label length is 1.5 inches (38 mm).
Plug and play: attach the cutter and it is auto detected during power up. The rotary style mechanism is capable of cutting media from 0.0025” to 0.0100” (0.0635mm - 0.254mm) thick, and has a minimum lifespan of 500,000 cuts.
"X" Models: A heavy-duty label rewind option using a dedicated DC motor to tightly rewind a full 8" roll of labels and backing onto a 3" diameter core.
Standard Models: A heavy-duty label rewind option to tightly rewind a partial 5.5" roll of labels and backing onto a 3" diameter core.
Datamax-O'Neil printer solutions offer easy software setup, navigation and customization. Combined with optional remote management and software tools, Datamax-O'Neil printers minimize human intervention and automate many of the tasks usually required by operators and technicians.
Datamax-O'Neil printing supplies for the H-8308p are popular in many industries including manufacturing for asset tracking labels, transportation and logistics for cross-docking, food & beverage for high resolution labeling, and pharmaceuticals for compliance labeling. High volume applications such as film-based labels, serial plates, shipping labels, and chemical drum labeling with wide web format are popular applications for the H-8308p printer. All these supplies and many more can be found in the supplies section.
Datamax-O'Neil offers a wide variety of world-class quality printing supplies for many industries including manufacturing, healthcare, retail, and shipping. Datamax-O'Neil Certified Supplies are engineered and tested to provide optimal performance and maximize output through your Datamax-O'Neil Printer. Visit our Supplies section for more information on our supplies and customization services.
The H-8308p is a perfect solution for industrial manufacturing, transportation & logistics, food & beverage, and pharmaceutical applications. Providing cost effective printing solutions is made easy with the H-8308p. This printer offers a broad range of connectivity to meet diverse application requirements and easily integrate into any network. Modular construction increases up-time for the highest levels of user productivity.
The average automobile is said to have over 2000 labels in it. The AIAG, a global organization for the automobile industry has established standards for part suppliers to the auto industry. With the wide width, the H-8308p can do all the varying sizes of labels. From permanent identification labels, mold labels etc.
|Window and Door Labels
Window and door manufacturers use the NRFC and ECEEE label for energy saving information. These labels not only provide important energy information but serve as a marketing tool as well. The 300dpi printhead and PCL language is a perfect fit for these large information and graphic-filled labels.
|Brick and Metal Fabrication
Building material manufactures use labels for product distribution. These labels tend to be large and made out of synthetic materials to stand up to all weather conditions. Labels have large print to stand out and make them easy to read.
Transportation and Logistics
Drums and containers used to transport petroleum, paint, liquid and powder chemicals must be designed to hold up under extreme conditions. Labels must meet many standards: International Maritime Dangerous Goods (IMGD) and Globally Harmonized System of Classification (GHS) to name only two. The H-8308p with its graphics driven International Icon Display can be used around the world to provide seamless integration.
Strict labeling requirements drive an ever-increasing number of labels used in this industry. The H-8308p printer is perfect for blister packs, carton and pallet labels, medication guides. Using standard PCL printer language makes it a plug and play replacement. Coupled with your standard MPS software, you now have a complete solution to monitor all labels and supplies used.
|Food & Beverage
The food and beverage industry has many different label requirements around the world. Produce country of origin labels, organic food labels, kosher labeling requirements, liquor tax and many more. The US Federal Food, Drug, and Cosmetic Act (FD&C Act) and the Fair Packaging and Labeling Act are a few laws governing food products. Most countries have similar consumer protection agencies that require ingredient and product information labels on raw goods to the finished product.