Argox CP Series Compact Label Printers

The compact CP-2140 desktop printer not only saves space, it lets you install a large 300M long ribbon for bigger printing demands. Ribbons and media are easy to load, and you can select for ribbon ink-side in or ink-side out. A media sensor system delivers greater flexibility for diverse media and applications. A head-open switch initiates auto-calibration for more precise printing. Multiple communication interfaces include parallel(CP-2140), RS-232, USB, and optional Ethernet(CP-2140E).
The CP-2140 prints at 203dpi resolution and a speed of 5ips. Standard memory includes 4MB Flash and 8MB SDRAM. The printer has a modular design for easy maintenance, and printing noise is minimal. It supports the Windows 7 OS, 1D/GS1 Data bar, 2D/Composite codes, QR barcodes, and Windows TrueType fonts.

With the CP-2140 you get the convenience of a small size printer with the functions of a large printer and at a more competitive cost. It's the perfect printer for applications such as clothing tags, self-labeling, mailing, retail, shipping & receiving, inventory and patient tracking.


CP2140 compact label printer

Features & Benefits

  • Compact label printers
  • Direct Thermal / Thermal Transfer - prints on most materials
  • Modular design - for easy maintenance
  • 300M ribbon wound ink-side out or ink-side
  • 25.4 ~ 108mm media width - to suit many label or fabric ribbon widths
  • Choice of media type - works with standard labels, polyester, vinyl etc.
  • Ideal for up to 5000 labels /day - suits most batch printing applications
  • RS232C, USB serial, Parallel or Ethernet interface - compatible with most computers
  • Complete with Application Software & Drivers - ready to install & use
  • Supports 1D/GS1 Data bar, 2D/Composite codes and QR barcodes, and windows true type font download available

CP Series Specifications

SPECIFICATION CP-2140 CP-2140E CP-3140 CP-3140E
Printing System Direct Thermal, Thermal Transfer, Clamshell Straight through path
Case Colour(s) Light Grey or Black
Cutting System Tear bar, autocutter option (rotary or guillotine type)
Media Direct thermal, or plain media; die cut, continuous roll or fanfold
Media width 25.4 ~ 110mm
Print Length 2540mm 1270mm
Roll Diameter 127mm
Media thickness 0.0635~0.254mm
TT Ribbon Ribbon Width 1" to 4", Max OD 2.6"(67mm), length max 300m, Core ID 1"(25.4mm) with notch
Wax, Wax/Resin or Resin, Inside or Outside wound
Resolution 203 dpi, 8 dots/mm 300 dpi, 12 dots/mm
Print width Max 4 inch (104mm)
Printing speed 50.8~127mm/sec 25.4~101.6mm/sec
Dimensions (WxDxH) 225 x 273 x 186mm
Weight 2.1kg
Interfaces RS232C, Parallel & USB RS232C, USB, Ethernet RS232C, Parallel & USB RS232C, USB, Ethernet
Memory 8MB DRAM
4MB Flash ROM
8MB Flash ROM
Software Emulation PPLA, PPLB or PPLZ(option)
Barcodes Supported Virtually all 1D & 2D codes supported
Sensors Media reflective (movable)
Media transmisive (centre fixed)
Head open
Ribbon end
Power Supply Universal Switching Power Supply Input: 100V~240V, 1.8A, 50~60Hz, Output: 24VDC, 2.4A Universal Switching Power Supply Input: 100V~240V, 1.5A, 50~60Hz, Output: 24VDC, 2.91A
Operating temp. 4 to 38°C
Humidity 0 to 90%
Warranty 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