Fastmark M1 – The right small footprint wristband printer

The Fastmark M1 Series are the perfect patient wristband printers. They are compact yet hold a full roll of media. With its 2” print width it can also be used for printing pediatric bands, labels, and infant tags.

Standard Features
• PAL Plus, Zebra, Eltron and Datamax emulations
• Easy to read LCD display for downtime and stand-alone applications
• 203 and 300 dpi printhead resolutions
• Print speeds up to 5 ips
• Real time clock
• Clamshell design for easy media loading
• Adjustable media sensor
• Internal LAN version
• Optional USB host keyboard port
• 4 MB Flash memory
• Wall mountable
• Direct thermal printing on the 203 dpi model
• Both direct thermal and thermal transfer on the 300 dpi model


When no other printer will do, rely on the Fastmark M1 – the perfect patient wristband direct thermal printer

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Printer Model Fastmark M1
Resolution 203 dpi and 300dpi
Command Set PAL Plus™, TPLZ, TPLE, TPLD
Printing Method Direct Thermal – 203 dpi,
Direct thermal/thermal transfer – 300 dpi
Resident Fonts San Serif and OCRB with smooth Scaling
Printing Speed Up to 5 ips – 203 dpi
Up to 3 ips – 300 dpi
Max Print Width 2 inches
Max Print Length 90 inches – 203 dpi
40 inches – 300 dpi
Media width 0.6” – 2.2” – 203 dpi
0.6” – 2.36” – 300 dpi
Media Core diameter 1” or 1.5” – 203 dpi
1” – 300 dpi
Media Types wristbands, continuous, die-cut. Fan-fold, tag, notch, black mark
Sensors Gap transmissive, black mark reflective, head open
Enclosure Clamshell design with wall mount holes – 203 dpi
Physical Dimension 203 dpi – 10.2” (L) x 4.3” (W) x 8.2” (H) 11.2” with clam shell open 300 dpi – 9.5” (L) x 5.5” (W) x 6.98” (H)
Label Roll Capacity 6.5” OD – 203 dpi
5.0” OD – 300 dpi
Processor 32-bit RISC CPU
Memory 4MB Flash
SD card slot for memory expansion
Real time clock Standard
Resolution 203 dpi
Interfaces USB and LAN or
USB and RS-232 Serial
Optional USB host port
Linear Bar Codes Code 39, Code 93, Code 128UCC, Code 128 subsets A, B, C, Codabar, Interleave 2 of 5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN and UPC 2(5) digits add-on, MSI, PLESSEY, POSTNET, China POST, GS1 Data Bar, Code 11
2D Bar Codes PDF-417, Maxicode, Data Matrix, QR Code, Aztec
Power External universal switching power supply
Input: AC 100-240V, 50 – 60Hz
Output: DC 24V, 2A
Environment Operation: 41 – 104 F, 25 – 85% non-condensing
Conditions Storage: -40 – 140 F, 10 – 90% non-condensing
Reliability TPH: 98K feet or 12 months whichever comes first Platen: 164 feet
Warranty 2 years, 2 million inches on the printer excluding printhead or platen Printhead and platen are 1 year or 1 million inches, whichever comes first
Agency Approval FCC Class B, CE Class B, C-Tick Class B, UL, CUL, TUV/GS, CCC


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.