Thermal Printing for CD-R Production Solutions

Rimage Prism Plus Disc Printer

Prism Plus!™ Thermal Printer

Thermal Technology Is Your Solution

Rimage's exclusive thermal transfer technology is designed specifically for your CD printing.  Whatever your application, there is a Rimage printer solution that will print your CDs faster, sharper, and more reliably than any other technology.

  • On-demand printing at unprecedented speed
  • Production quality on all standard media
  • Indelible process requires no drying time
  • Rugged durability for 24-hour, 7-day use
  • Full custom design capabilities
  • Economical production costs
Prism Plus!
Technical Specifications
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Printing Method Direct thermal transfer line printing
Printing Rate .65 inches/second @ 300 x 300 dpi, Typical
.45 inches/second @ 300 x 600 dpi, Typical
Print Resolution 300 x 300 dpi
300 x 600 dpi (supported by Windows NT4.0, 2000, and XP only)
Ribbon Color 3-color (CMY) panel ribbon-500 images per ribbon

Monochrome (red or black) ribbon-2,100 full CD images, or greater than 40,000 with ribbon saver. 

New! Blue monocolor 2,100-40,000 CD images

Throughput 100% coverage @ 300 x 300 dpi
Including Drawer Cycle Time
< 10 seconds for single color
< 18 seconds for two color
< 27 seconds for three color
Media Types 120mm CD, CD-R, and DVD-R media

80mm round/business card media*

63mm cropped business card media*

* with optional tray inserts
Special Features Ribbon Saver - Reduces ribbon waste by
using only the amount needed for printing,
lowering printing cost and maximizing throughput.

Printhead Integrity Check* - Automatically tests
the printhead printing elements ensuring high
quality images.

Ribbon Validation* - Monitors ribbon usage and
indicates when ribbon capacity is running low.

Prism Plus! - New printing algorithm allows for a
lower printstrobe setting, extending printhead life.

Cleaning Mode - Allows you to quickly clean the
entire printhead surface using the Prism cleaning pad.

*Patent Pending

Effective Print Area 115 mm (4.5 inches) when printing to 120mm media
Physical Dimensions:
6.0"H x 8.5"W x 14.0"D
(152.4 mm x 215.9 mm x 355.6 mm)
18 lbs. (8.2 kg)
Interface USB 1.0, Centronics Parallel, Serial (USB supported with Windows 2000 & XP)
Relative Humidity 30%-80% non-condensing
Power 100-240 VAC
50/60 Hz
1.10-0.55 Amps auto ranging
Operating Temperature 60° F to 90° F (15.5° C to 32° C)
Label Editor Software CD Designer for Windows included
Operating Systems Windows: XP / 2000 / NT 4.0
Single color supported by Windows 98
System Requirements Pentium or Greater with minimum 64MB RAM
Windows XP requires 128 MB
Certifications Emissions:
FCC Class B, EN 55022 Class B
EN 60950, UL1950, c-UL1950
Conformance Marks:
Warranty Six months from invoice.
Service Options Various Rimage Service Programs are available. Contact your local Rimage Service Representative for details
  Specifications subject to change without notice.

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