This product is now at the “end of life” and we are no longer accepting orders for this printer. If you are looking for a similar model, we would suggest the new Evolis Primacy 2 Card Printer
The Primacy printer is ultra fast, powerful, and efficient. Using advanced encoding technologies, this office printer is the ideal solution for printing personalised cards, from the simplest to the most secure.
Using advanced encoding technologies, the primacy personalizes colour cards in a record time of up to 225 cards per hour for single-sided printing and 140 cards per hour for dual-sided. You save time and increase productivity.
Evolis prioritizes the use of recycled materials in their products where possible to reduce CO2 emissions and power consumption of its printers with an ultra- efficient prolonged standby mode.
Sit back and let the printer do the work for you with more batch printing functionality, designed to hold up to 100 cards at a time with up to 100 card output capacity, saving you time and labor from restocking your hopper. Includes a 30 card reject tray for defective cards.
The Evolis Primacy printer does more than print ID cards. Maximise the full potential of your card printer and issue all kinds of ID cards with superior printing quality.
Q: What are the warranty conditions for Primacy?
A: Primacy is covered by a three-year-warranty, including printer and printing head.
Q: How can I launch a cleaning cycle?
A: Please refer to the user's guide or to the "How to" delivered on the cd with the printer.
Q: Cards are not fed or loaded properly. What can I do?
A: Check one by one: card thickness adjustment, printer cleaning, and finally, the card dimension and compatibility.
Primacy is perfect for printing large amounts of cards as it can personalise a full colour ID card in seconds: the primacy can print up to 225 cards per hour for single-sided printing and 140 cards per hour for dual-sided. It can print such high volume in a short space of time, you will save both time and money and increase productivity
Primacy printers feature 300 dpi photographic resolution and edge to edge printing for optimum print quality.
Your personalised ID cards will help convey a professional image for your company or business; and because of the high quality of print, the print will be vivid and will stand out.
The card feeder and output tray are directly in front of the printer, so you can check the quality of the cards as they come out. With the Evolis Premium software, you can receive notifications and easily control the printer from your computer.
There is a variety of Evolis ribbons to suit your needs, and are easy to install and will be automatically recognized by the printer.
The large capacity card feeder and output tray hold 100 cards - so you don’t have to refill the printer as often and can let them print as you carry on with other work. The Primacy offers high capacity in a compact footprint.
You can upgrade your printer according to your needs by adding a magnetic stripe, contact or contactless chip encoders. These are ideal for companies that wish to have high security features on their cards but at a low cost.
If you are interested in Duel sided print? Then don't worry the Evolis Primacy can be factory configured for dual sided printing, or this option can be activated on the site.
For more information, please don't hesitate to contact us.
|Printing||Single Sided (Dual-Side upgrade available)|
|Print Type||Dye-Sublimation/Resin Thermal Transfer|
|Resolution||Customizable 300 x 600dpi resolution|
|Card Size||ISO CR80 - ISO7810 (53.98mm x 85.60)|
|Card Thickness||0.25 – 1.25 mm (10 to 50 mil)|
|Card Type||PVC, PET, Composite PVC, ABS cards, special varnished cards|
|Input Hopper||100 cards|
|Output Hopper||100 cards|
|Reject tray||30 cards|
|YMCKO||190-225 cards per hour|
|Monochrome||600-850 cards per hour|
|YMCKO-K||140 cards per hour (dual-sided)|
|Supported Platforms||See specification sheet|
|Control Panel||See specification sheet|
|Communications||USB, Ethernet (Option)|
|Supply Voltage||See specification sheet|
|Interface||USB 2.0 (high speed) and Ethernet with internal print server|
|Dimension (H × W × D)||247 x 205 x 381 mm (9.72’’ x 8.07’’ x 14.99’’)|
The Evolis Primacy plastic ID card printer is one of the easiest printers to set up and install, within minutes the Primacy is ready to print and issue staff Staff ID Cards.
To clean the Evolis Primacy card printer, you will need to purchase our basic printer cleaning kits. Once purchased, follow the instructions set-out in this video.
To maintain the quality printing with the Primacy, occasionally the print head will need a quick clean. To clean the print, you will need to purchase our print head cleaning pens. Please follow the instructions in this video.