ribbon cartridge

ribbon cartridge

[′rib·ən ‚kär·trij]
(graphic arts)
An inked ribbon for a typewriter or computer printer enclosed in a housing that can be snapped into place.
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Its easy-loading, all-in-one ribbon cartridge is available in seven colors (black, green, blue, red, white, silver, and gold).
Fargo's SmartLoad Ribbon Cartridge is a preloaded, disposable cartridge with a one-way installation that eliminates improperly loaded ribbons.
A new patented ribbon cartridge technology was developed for the two new models that provide the user with superior print quality and extended life.
According to Citizen, each ribbon cartridge will print up to 30 text pages, depending on the density of the text.
The actual printing process uses Citizen's thermal fusion technology along with a ribbon cartridge and is capable of printing one to two pages per minute.
When ease of use is paramount, HID Global also offers a full range of disposable ribbon cartridge options.
It features an easy-to-load, all-in-one ribbon cartridge to save time and eliminate the mess of complex ribbon installations.
User convenience features include the Load-N-Go(TM) drop-in ribbon cartridge with integrated cleaning roller, an LCD message display and an integrated card output hopper that can be folded into the enclosure to avoid being lost or damaged when not in use.
The '117 patent covers the identification of Fargo's pre-loaded ribbon cartridge to the DTC400 and C30 card printer/encoders.
The printer uses a drop-in ribbon cartridge for easy loading, while the clamshell design allows for easy ribbon replacement and cleaning.