TSC TDP247 Desktop Direct Thermal Barcode Printer 203dpi

  • Easy media loading
  • High quality double-walled clamshell design
  • 203 dpi resolution model
  • Direct thermal print technology
  • Head-up sensor
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The TDP-247 series direct thermal label printer offers best-in-class speed and high-resolution capabilities, along with a rugged, reliable design that has become the hallmark of the TSC printer family. With its compact design, the TDP-247 is ideally suited for a variety of applications, fitting easily into cramped work spaces that are often too small for larger printers.

Multiple Applications

The TDP-247 is ideally suited for product marking, shipping, retail and other labelling applications. The TDP-247 can print four-inch-wide 203 dpi labels at speeds up to 7 inches per second. The model comes standard with USB, parallel and serial connections. Other options include an internal Ethernet interface for easy network integration, label cutters, and a keyboard for printing labels in stand-alone or down-time situations.

Perfect Fit

Because of their compact design, the TDP-247 printer is ideally suited for a variety of applications, fitting easily into cramped work spaces that are often too small for larger printers. It features a user-friendly clamshell design that allows users to simply open the cover and drop labels into a centre-biased storage bay. Top-of-form sensing by gap, black mark, or notch is standard and completely adjustable from side to side.

Processor and Storage

The TDP-247 is equipped with a powerful 200 MHz processor, 4 MB of Flash memory, 8 MB SDRAM and an SD memory – expansion slot that increases Flash storage up to 4 GB. The model supports standard industry emulations right out of the box, including Eltron® and Zebra® printer languages.


Resolution8 dots/mm (203 DPI)
Printing methodDirect Thermal
Max. print speed178 mm (7”)/second
Max. print width108 mm (4.25“)
Max. print length2,286 mm (90“)
EnclosureDouble-walled plastic
Physical dimension200 mm (W) x 164 mm (H) x 240 mm (D)
7.87“ (W) x 6.46“ (H) x 9.45“ (D)
Weight1.9 kg (4.19 lbs)
Label roll capacity127 mm (5“) OD
Processor32-bit RISC CPU
Memory4 MB Flash memory, 8 MB SDRAM,
SD card reader for Flash memory expansion, up to 4 GB
InterfaceUSB 2.0, RS-232, Centronics • Internal Ethernet, 10/100 Mbps (factory option)
Bluetooth (user option) • External 802.11 b/g/n wireless (user option)
PowerExternal universal switching power supply,
Input: AC 100-240V, 2.5A, 50-60Hz • Output: DC 24V, 3.75A, 90W
Operation switch, button,LED1 power switch, 1 feed button & 1 LED (3 colors: green, amber & red)
SensorsTransmissive gap sensor • Black mark reflective sensor (position adjustable)
Head open sensor
Internal fonts8 alpha-numeric bitmap fonts • Monotype Image®, true type font engine with one
CG Triumvirate Bold Condensed scalable font
Bar code1D bar code, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128UCC, Code 128 subset A, B, C,
Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and
UPC 2 (5) digits add-on, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET,
RSS-Stacked, GS1 DataBar, Code 11 China Post
2D bar code, PDF-417, Maxicode, DataMatrix, QR Code, Aztec
Font and barcode rotation0, 90, 180, 270 degree
Printer languageTSPL-EZTM


Media typeContinuous, die-cut, black mark, fan-fold, notched (outside wound)
Media width20 ~ 112 mm (0.78“ ~ 4.4“)
Media thickness0.06 ~ 0.19 mm (2.36 ~ 7.48 mil)
Media core diameter25.4 ~ 76.2 mm (1” ~ 3”)
Label length10 ~ 2,286 mm (0.4” ~ 90“)


Environment conditionOperation: 5 ~ 40°C, 25 ~ 85% non-condensing
Storage: -40 ~ 60°C, 10 ~ 90% non-condensing
Safety regulationFCC Class B, CE Class B, C-Tick Class B, UL, CUL, TÜV/Safety, CCC, ENERGY
Environmental concernComply with RoHS, WEEE
AccessoriesWindows labeling software CD disk • Quick start guide, USB cable,
Power cord, External universal switching power supply,
Label spindle, fixing tab x 2, 1.5“ core adapter x 2
Limited warrantyPrinter: 2 years • Print head: 25 km (1 million inches) or 12 months which comes
first • Platen: 50 km (2 million inches) or 12 months which comes first
Factory optionsInternal Ethernet interface (10/100 Mbps) • Real time clock
Dealer optionsPeel-off module • Guillotine cutter (full cut or partial cut)
User optionsBluetooth module (serial interface) • 802.11 b/g/n wireless module (serial
interface) • External roll mount, media OD. 214 mm (8.4”) on a 1” or 3” core
• 3” core label spindle • KP-200 Plus keyboard display unit,
KU-007 Plus programmable smart keyboard

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