Argox A Series Label Printers

The A Series are the smallest of the 'Desktop' range of printers suitable for up to 5000 labels per day. These labellers can be used as thermal transfer or direct thermal printers making them suitable for use with a wide range of media from adhesive paper to fabric, plastic and metalised surfaces. Media width is variable from 1 inch to 4 inches and has a centralised printing alignment and the supply can be monitored through a clear window.


A2240 label printer

Features & Benefits

  • Desktop label printers
  • Direct Thermal / Thermal Transfer - prints on most materials
  • Centralized printing - for consistent printing and reduced ribbon creasing
  • 25.4 ~ 108mm media width - to suit many label or fabric ribbon widths
  • Reflective or transmissive sensing - works with standard labels, polyester, vinyl and also apparel tags.
  • Ideal for up to 5000 labels /day - suits most batch printing applications
  • RS232C, USB serial & Centronics Parallel interface - compatible with most computers
  • Ethernet interface option - for network connectivity
  • Complete with Application Software & Drivers - ready to install & use


  1. These printers are fully serviceable and we carry a wide range of spares in stock for rapid and low cost repairs.

A Series Specifications

Printing System Centralised, Direct Thermal, Thermal Transfer, Clamshell Straight through path
Case Colour(s) Light Grey
Cutting System Tear bar, autocutter (option)
Media Direct thermal, or plain media; die cut, continuous roll or fanfold
Media width 25.4 ~ 112mm
Print Length 2540mm 1270mm
Roll Diameter 127mm
Media thickness 0.0635 ~ 0.254mm
TT Ribbon Ribbon Width 1" to 4", Max OD 1.45"(37mm), length max 100m, Core ID 0.5"(13mm) with notch
Wax, Wax/Resin or Resin, Outside wound
Resolution 203 dpi, 8 dots/mm 300 dpi, 12 dots/mm
Print width Max 4 inch (104mm)
Printing speed 127mm/sec 25~102mm/sec
Dimensions (WxDxH) 200 x 245 x 170mm 201 x 245 x 179mm
Weight 2.2kg
Controls Power switch, Push button, 2x LED indicators(Power/Ready)
Interfaces RS232C & USB, Ethernet (option)
Memory 8MB DRAM, 4MB Flash ROM 8MB DRAM, 8MB Flash ROM
Flow Control Hardware or Software (XON/XOFF)
Software Emulation PPLA & PPLB or PPLZ
Barcodes Supported Virtually all 1D & 2D codes supported
Sensors Media gap & black line Reflective sensor x 1 (Movable) & Transmissive semsor x 1(Movable)
Center Fixed transmissive / Head open switch / Ribbon end sensor
Power Supply Universal Switching Power Supply Input: 100V~240V, 1.5A, 50~60Hz, Output: 24VDC, 2.4A
Operating temp. 4 to 38°C
Humidity 0 to 90%
Warranty (Note *1) Printer: 2 years, Printhead: 6 months, Accessories: 3 months
Expendable/consumable items eg. roller, belt, ribbon, label, battery, fuses, covers, trigger, cables and power supplies are not covered under this warranty