Custom VKP80II Kiosk Printer

The VKP range are Custom's best selling kiosk printers. They are suitable for the most demanding situations with ultra high printing speeds, automatic ticket ejection/retraction and an external shutter for outdoor protection.

The standard, multi-position roll holder handles paper rolls with a diameter of up to 180mm, but the powerful printer motor is capable of handling paper rolls up to 300mm in diameter (giving a paper length of over 1km)!

The Custom range of kiosk printers can be operated at an industry leading temperature range of -20 to +70°C. This makes them ideal for demanding industrial and field use in extreme environments.


Custom VKP80II Kiosk printer

Features & Benefits

  • 60 to 82.5mm Direct Thermal Kiosk Printer
  • 88, 123 & 160 characters per line - for most ticket formats
  • Printing speed up to 220mm/second - for ultra high speed ticket issuing
  • Illuminated bezel option - for intuitive operation
  • Patented anti jamming system - for improved reliability
  • Bezel shutter option - for outdoor protection
  • Motorised presenter with retraction - for ultra reliability
  • Up to 300mm diameter roll capacity - ideal for unattended kiosks
  • USB, RS-232 Interface, Ethernet option - compatible with most equipment
  • Powered from 24V DC - for higher printing speeds & better quality
  • -20 to +70°C operating range - for use in demanding environments

VKP80II Specifications

Printing System Direct Thermal auto load
Bezel Colour(s) Illuminated
Cutting System Autocutter
Presenter Automatic motorised ejector with retraction
Media Thermal Rolls: Paper, Die cut continuous Label
Paper width 60~82.5mm adjustable
Roll Diameter 180mm (integral paper holder) 300mm max (seperate holder)
Roll Length Over 1km (Note *1)
Paper thickness 55 to 110 micron
Characters per line 88, 123 & 160
Resolution 203 dpi, 8 dots/mm
Printing speed 200mm/sec
Dimensions (WxHxD)
(Note *2)
123.5 x 121.2 x 154mm
Weight (without paper) 1.6kg
Interfaces Serial: USB & RS-232C, Ethernet option
Sensors paper end, black mark, ticket presence, printing unit opening and near paper end on the roll holder
Power Requirement 24VDC
Print head life 100km
Operating temperature -20~+70°C


  • CuPowerTool - Windows software to enable layout creation (Windows 7 & above). Also managing/printing API for created layouts (Windows, Android, iOS & Linux).
  • CeEthernetLocator - Utility to search for Custom printers on a LAN
  • Embedded Web Server - allows remote monitoring of printer status with automatic email sending for service purposes and remote update of logos and fonts.
  • Ce Driver remove tool - allows removal of any printer drivers from Windows system
  • CePrnStatusMonitor - Remote Status Monitor
  • PrinterSet - Windows utility to update logos, edit characters, set operating parameters and update the printer firmware. It allows you to create a file including the different SW customizations and send them to the printer via the interface provided, for easy and fast setting.
  • UpgCePrn - Windows Utility to update printer firmware
  • CeLinuxUpg - Linux package to update printer firmware
  • DriverManager - Windows utility to manage/remove Custom printer drivers

Remote Status Monitor...

Status Monitor App

Additional printing driver component that gives remote visibility of paper and printer status, jams, near-end of paper and end of paper status and information on the number of tickets or prints. The software can even be set to send email alerts, making easier remote maintenance operations

Print Service Plugin...

Print Service Plugin

Allows the direct printing on different Custom printers with no need for development libraries or additional print drivers. Works with Android version 4.4 and higher. Easily print from Android applications (Gallery, Browser, etc) when your smartphone or tablet is connected to a compatible Custom printer through Bluetooth, WiFi, USB, Ethernet interface. Control print settings including color, number of copies, paper orientation, Cut mode and presentation.