Thermal Plotters

We specialize in printing and imaging equipment for Engineering and Manufacturing in Southern Alberta

Technical specs below are subject to change by manufacturers.

12" Rack Mount Thermal Plotter

  • Plotter Width: 12" carriage
  • Effective Plot Width: Up to 12 inches, Variable fanfold widths
  • Resolution: 203 dots per inch
  • Bytes per Scan: Up to 296 bytes
  • Command Mode: Plot mode, Print mode
  • Media Formats: Roll, Fanfold
  • Consumables: Thermal, sensitive paper and films
  • Paper: Roll and fanfold
  • Film: Roll
  • Stepper Motor: Micro step technology
  • Front Panel User Functionality:
      - Vertical scaling
      - Contrast control (bimodal)
      - Manual plot speed select (4-speed)
      - Plot width (byte count 296, 264, 216) (preset/12"11.65"8/8.75
      - Test plot, Test print
      - Form feed length adjust
      - 200 dpi vertical emulation
      - Online/Offline
      - Form feed
      - Form feed adjust
      - Manual advance
  • Front Panel Detection: Paper out, Top of form, Auto head temperature feedback
  • Plot Speeds: Manual select 1, 2, 3, 3.7 IPS
  • Interface: Versatec™ Greensheet Centronics Parallel
  • Options: Paper tray, SCSI I/O and driver, Data cable

Power Requirements

  • Auto Range Input: 110V / 60Hz-220V / 50Hz
  • Current: 6 Amps Maximum @ 110V, 3 Amps Nominal @ 220V


  • Desktop: 17.0"W x 12.5"D x 6.0"H
  • Rackmount: 19.0"W x 17.25D x 5.75H


  • Desktop: Net 25 lbs.
  • Rackmount: Net 32 lbs.

Environment Characteristics

  • Operating Temperature: 32° - 95° F, 0° - 35° C
  • Operating Humidity: 5% - 95% Non-condensing
  • FCC: Class A Certified /CE

24" Rack Mount Thermal Plotter

36" CAD Thermal Plotter

Designed for high-volume, semi-automatic and highly productive thermal printer that provides solutions for wide format printing. Features advanced direct thermal imaging technology.

  • At 2" per second, over 3 times faster than competitive A3, color lasers
  • Variable resolution up to 400 dpi, so that you can select the optimal resolution for each job; delivering clear, crisp images and uncompromising quality-print after print
  • 10/100 Base-T (auto sense) and IEEE1284 compatible Centronics™ Interfaces, Integrated RIP (Raster Image Processor) and advanced print features ensure that all jobs print fast and perfectly every time
  • Multiple paper widths; ARCH A-D, long print and media handling; report and presentation grade media

36" Seismic Thermal Plotter

Designed for reliability, combines sophisticated design, superior imaging and easy operation. Meets a broad range of production requirements. Can be configured as either semi or fully automatic. Continuous Load semi-automation offers full production speed at low cost.

  • Plotting speeds up to 2" per second sets the highest standard for speed
  • Micro step technology for ultra smooth, high-resolution motion delivers clear, crisp images and uncompromising image quality-print after print
  • Industry-standard Versatec Greensheet and Centronics interface and advanced print features ensure that all jobs print fast and perfectly every time
  • Multiple paper widths and media handling; heavy weight, field grade, film and poly media