Printronix T4M Thermal Printer


You can count on the cost-effective, rugged T4M to give your company lightning-fast performance and multiple printer language support. Using the PSA3™ advanced electronic architecture found in our high performance SL/T5000r, the SL/T4M incorporates seamlessly into other printer brand environments.

The flexible T4M features:

  • 4-inch thermal transfer or direct thermal, industrial and commercial grade, RFID-ready barcode printer
  • Embedded Printer Language Support including Printronix, Zebra, TEC, Sato, Intermec, and Datamax
  • Large graphic user interface and color-coded user cues
  • Quick Change Memory Cartridge (QCMC) from Printronix saves users time. The QCMC is a memory stick that can bepre-programmed with all of the printer’s configurations, network settings, fonts and any downloaded forms.
  • Adjustable transmissive sensor with auto-calibration
  • XML enabled printing and XML based remote management via PXML

Find out how the robust T4M can help maximize your productivity while helping you meet your growing printing requirements by providing you with verifiable quality output.


Message Display: User friendly interface offering a unique icon menu
driven navigation system with up to 8 lines of displayed messages
Memory: 32MB DRAM, 8MB FLASHPrint Speed:
10 ips @ 203 dpi (254mm/sec @ 8/dpmm),10 ips @ 305 dpi (254mm/sec @ 12/dpmm)
Printing Methods: Thermal transfer or direct thermalResolution:
203 dpi (8/dpmm),optional 305 dpi (12/dpmm)
Printable Width: 4.1” max (104mm)

Media Types: Paper, film or synthetic thermal transfer or direct thermal label, tag and ticket stock in roll or fanfold formMedia Capacity: Roll Supply – 8” diameter on a 3” core (203mm diameter on a 76mm core)Media and Liner Width: 1.0” to 5.15” (22mm to 127mm)Media Thickness: 0.0023” to 0.010” (0.06mm to .254mm)Label Length (min/max): 0.25” to 99” (6mm to 2,514.6mm)Thermal Transfer Ribbon: Ribbon Width (min/max) – 1.55” to 5.0” (39.5mm to 127mm)Maximum Ribbon Length: 450MRibbon Core Diameter: 1.0” (25.4 mm)Ribbon Outer Diameter (max): 3.3” (85mm)
Transmissive (Gap, Notch, Hole), Reflective (Black Mark), Disable (Continuous Media)
Tear-Off Strip, Peel-Off, Cutter, Continuous

Full Media Rewind: Rewinds full roll of labelsPeel w/ Liner Rewind: Peels labels and rewinds used liner from an 8” (203mm) label rollPeel w/o Liner Rewind: Peels labels without rewinding used linerCutter: Cuts labels after printing specified number of labels

Standard:Printronix Graphics Language (PGL)†Zebra Graphics Language (ZGL)†TEC Graphics Language (TGL)Intermec Graphics Language (IGL)SATO Graphics Language (STGL)†Datamax Graphics Language (DGL)IER Siège® Graphic Language (IEGL)Monarch Graphic Language (MGL)XML – XML Enabled Printing

Power: Auto ranging power supply 90-264 VAC (48-62Hz) PFCRegulatory Compliance: FCC-B, ICES-003, EN 55022, EN 55024, EN
61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3, EN 60950, cMETus, CE, BSMI, CCC, C-Tick,
GOST-R, MIC, Argentina “S” mark

Operating Temperature: 5°C to 40°COperating Humidity: 0% to 90% non-condensingStorage Temperature: -5°C to +60°C (-23°F to +104°F)Storage Humidity: 5% to 90% non-condensingDimensions: 11.75” W x 18.75” D x 12.125” H (298mm W x 476mm D x 308mm H)Printer Weight: 33lbs (15Kg)Shipping Weight: 41lbs (18.6Kg)
* Requires PrintNet 10/100 Base-T Ethernet ** USA, Canada, & European Union only † Includes RFID commands