Brother Standalone Label Printers

The Brother TD series is a modular system offering a complete, standalone and battery powered portable label or ticketing system.

The basic printer module can be specified with either 200 or 300dpi printer resolution for printing onto direct thermal media from 19 to 63mm in width. It can accept a roll diameter of up to 127mm or fanfold tickets can be stacked behind the unit and fed in via a slot at the back.

An optional touch pad display unit can be fitted in place of the top cover. This gives fully autonomous operation to print up to 99 pre-formatted labels or tickets by pressing the 'Print' key. An optional battery pack can be fastened to the base of the unit giving fully portable operation. Other accessories include a label peeler, Bluetooth and Wireless LAN modules. A barcode scanner can even be plugged directly into the unit for Auto ID applications.

Brother TD Series Standalone Label Printer

Brother TD Series Standalone label printers

Features & Benefits

  • Direct Thermal Portable Label Printer
  • Compact design - uses minimal desk space
  • High speed (152mm/sec) printing - for fast throughput
  • Simple to operate - keypad and informative display unit for user interaction
  • Completely standalone - not reliant on connection to any data source
  • Automatic time & date - for sample labelling & product pricing applications
  • Programmable for any application - easily configure the printer with supplied software
  • Built in storage - up to 99 label formats can be saved
  • Prints all barcodes - suitable for every coding situation
  • Scanner option - to create a complete Auto ID system
  • Battery option - for complete mobility
  • USB & RS232 interface as standard (LAN version available) - for easy connectivity

TD Series Specifications

Printing System Direct Thermal
Case Colour(s) Cream
Cutting System Metal Tear Bar Metal Tear Bar / Peeler (option)
Media Direct thermal roll or fan-fold die cut labels & linerless labels
Media width 19-63mm
Media thickness 0.058 ~ 0.279mm
Print Length 6mm ~ 1m
Roll Diameter 127mm maximum
Resolution 203 dpi 300 dpi
Print width 16mm ~ 56mm
Printing speed up to 152.4mm/sec
Dimensions (WxDxH) 110 x 215 x 172mm
Weight 1.32kg 1.34kg
Interfaces USB, RS232 USB (barcode support), RS232 & LAN (option; Bluetooth or Wireless LAN)
Barcodes Supported Most common 1D & 2D codes supported
Power Supply Universal Switching Power Supply Input: 100V~240V, 50~60Hz, Output: 25VDC, 3.6A
Operating temp. 5 to 40°C
Humidity 20 to 80%


The TD series are fully portable devices which can be used independently of a computer system. It is easily programmable using software supplied. It is particularly suited to; Retail, Food and Industrial situations.

  • Retail - Markdown, VAT, Barcode, Sale, Shelf edge, Fashion, etc.
  • Food - Regulation compliance, Ingredient labelling, Perishables markdown, Best Before, Use By, etc.
  • Industry - Serial numbering, Batch numbering, Barcode tracking, W.I.P. traceability, Inventory control, etc.