Fastmark 4600 PLUS Series



Fastmark 4600

Fastmark 4600


Fastmark 4600 PLUS Series – The Most Economical Industrial Direct Thermal & Thermal Transfer Printers In Their Class

Robust, rugged, and high performance are the hallmarks of the Fastmark 4600 PLUS Series printers. Whether demand or batch applications, these printers offer value-priced versatility. In addition, the Fastmark 4600 PLUS Series uses AMT Datasouth’s exclusive Printer Application Language (PAL)1 to provide all the benefits of a truly smart printer without reprogramming your host system or requiring a dedicated PC.

Industrial-Strength Construction

  • Solid metal casing, frame, and print module construction
  • Auto-label calibration, auto-label counting, anti-jam media path
  • Peel and present with internal rewind model
  • Cutter Option

Economical Integration

  • Resident typographic font set, international character sets
  • Side load-mechanism for easy media and ribbon loading
  • Supports rich fonts, full graphics, all popular linear and 2-D barcode symbologies

FM 4600 PLUS Series – Features

  • Interface: Parallel, RS-232, USB, PS2 & Internal Ethernet
  • 32 bit CPU, up to 6ips print speed
  • Full function front panel with LCD display
  • Real Time Clock (RTC)
  • Variable position Gap, Notch, and Black Bar Sensor
  • 203dpi – 300dpi print resolution
  • Label Design Software allows printing from PC and creating stand alone applications (not available with PAL)


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Specifications FM4602 PLUS FM4603 PLUS
Printing Method Direct Thermal / Thermal Transfer
Printing Resolution 203 dots per inch 300 dots per inch
Printing Speed 6-inhes per inch 5-inhes per inch
Printing Length Max 50″, Min 0.2″
Printing Width Max 4.09″
Memory 8MB DRAM, Ethernet version 16MB 4MB Flash ROM, Ethernet version 8MB 16MB DRAM 8MB Flash ROM
CPU Type 32 bit RISC microprocessor
Media Sensor Media Gap & Black Bar Reflective sensor x1 (adjustable) Transmissive sensor x1 (adjustable) Head Open switch & Ribbon End
Display LCD Display, LED Indicator x3 (Ready/Media/Ribbon)
Operation Interface Buttons x3 (Feed (Config)/Pause (Calibr)/Cancel (Reset))
Interface Centronics Parallel RS-232, USB (2.0), PS/2 Keyboard, Optional Internal Ethernet
Fonts Internal Character sets standard ~ 5 alpha-numeric fonts from 0.049″ to 0.23″H Internal fonts are expandable up to 24×24 ~ 4 direction 0 – 270 degree rotation Soft fonts are downloadable
1D Barcodes PPLA: Code 39, Code 93 interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Postnet, Codabar, Code 128 subset A/B/C, UCC/EAN-128 K-Mart, UCC/EAN-128, Random Weight, Plessey, HBIC, Telepen, FIM, UPC2, UPC5, GS1 Data Bar PPLB: Code 39, Code 93 interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Postnet, Codabar, Code 128 subset A/B/C, UCC/EAN-128 Auto, German, UCC/EAN-128, Postcode, Matrix 2 of 5, UPC Interleaved 2 of 5, GS1 Data Bar PPLZ: Code 39, Code 93, Interleaved 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Posnet, Codabar, Code 128 Auto, Code 128 subset A/B/C, UPC/EAN-Extension, Plessey, Industrial 2 of 5, Standard 2 of 5, Logmars, MSI, Code 11
2D Barcodes PPLA/PPLB: MaxiCode, PDF417, Data Matrix (ECC 200 only), QR code, Composite codes PPLZ: MaxiCode, PDF417, Data Matrix (ECC 200 only), QR code
Graphics PPLA/PPLB: PCX, BMP, IMG, HEX, GDI, Binary raster (PPLB only) PPLZ: GRF, Hex and GDI
Emulations PPLA, PPLB, PPLZ and PAL
Software – Labeling Windows Driver (Win 2000/XP/Vista/Windows 7)
Software Utility Printer Utility ~ Font Utility
Media Type Roll-feed, die-cut, continuous, fan-fold, tags, ticket in thermal paper or plain paper and fabric label
Media Max Width: 4.4″, Min Width: 1″, Thickness 0.0025″~0.01″, Max Roll OD:8″, Core 1.5″~3.0″
Ribbon Max Roll OD: 3″, Core ID: 1″, Width: 1~4″, Type: Wax/Resin, Resin (wound in or out)
Dimension/Color W 9.8″ X H 10.4″ X L 16.5″ / Dark Gray
Weight 24 lbs-
Power Source Internal Universal Switching Power Supply: Input Voltage 100~240VAC 50~60Hz, 5A
Operation Environment Operation Temperature: 40oF~100oF, 10%~90% non-condensing
Real Time Clock (RTC) FM4602 PLUS (with Ethernet), FM4603 PLUS (with or without Ethernet)
Accessory Items Guillotine cutter, Rotary cutter, Dispenser Kit, Rewinder, Media Stacker, Keyboard
Agency Listing CE, FCC, UL
Warranty Two Years Parts and Labor / Twelve Months Printhead

1. PAL® software is licensed by AMT Datasouth Corp. solely in conjunction with and for resident use on Fastmark® series printers. PAL® software is only available from the original, authorized reseller of a Fastmark® series printer and is not separately available.