HID INK1000 Card Printer

HID Fargo INK1000 Printer

About HID FARGO INK1000
Bringing the simplicity and affordability of inkjet printing to personalized cards and IDs, the HID FARGO INK1000 is unmatched in its ease-of-use and quality while offering a lower total cost of ownership than most card printers in the industry.

Featuring HID’s exclusive inkjet printing technology, this ultra-reliable, low maintenance and affordable solution brings your card designs to life at a fraction of the cost—making it ideal for cost-conscious organizations that need to print high quality corporate and visitor badges, student and faculty IDs or gift and loyalty cards.

The HID FARGO INK1000 features:

  • High-quality, affordable inkjet card printing with no special card media required
  • 600 dpi x 1200 dpi resolution
  • Easy-to-install, snap-in ink cartridges
  • A small footprint with convenient same-side input and output hopper
  • Optional contactless encoding

Ideal for small-to-medium sized businesses and schools on a budget, the HID FARGO INK1000 delivers high quality, high definition, true edge-to-edge ID card printing while eliminating the hassles of print ribbons or the need for specialized cards. Unlike traditional, complicated Direct-to-Card offerings, the HID FARGO INK1000 is as simple to use as your home office printer! Easy-to-use, affordable and dependable, the FARGO INK1000 featuring exclusive inkjet technology is the next revolution in card printing.

Call 800-729-3722 for pricing or email sales@integratedid.com

HDP INK1000 Printer Supplies:

Description / Part Number

Fargo INK1000 Single-Sided Printer – 62000

Fargo INK1000 Contactless Smart Chip Encoder Upgrade Kit – 62050

What comes with the INK1000 Printer?
INK1000 Printer, USB Cable, US/International Power Cord, CD with Printer Drivers and User Guide, 3 Year Warranty

How much does the INK1000 Printer weigh?
7.8 lbs / 3.5 Kg

What are the dimensions of the INK1000 Printer?
7.1” H x 10.5” W x 12.6” D / 180 mm H x 267 mm W x 320 mm D

What is the Warranty on the INK1000 Printer?
3 Years Manufacturer Warranty

Is there a double-sided INK1000 Printer?
The INK1000 printer is currently a single-sided printer. However, you can flip the card and reprint, but we would advise some caution if you are doing batches you may see some ink migration. Although ink is dry to the touch when they come out of the hopper, if the design is ink-heavy it’s possible the card could bleed a bit sitting in a stack.

What is the print resolution on the INK1000 Printer?
Up to 600 dpi x 1200 dpi resolution

Is there special card stock for INK1000 Printer?

No special card Media is required. Standard PVC or Composite Card Stock: PVC, press polished PVC, composite (PET/PVC with PVC as an outer layer), laminated PVC (credit card construction)

What size card does the INK1000 Printer use?
CR-80 (3.375˝L x 2.125˝W / 85.6 mm L x 54 mm W), 30 mil thickness

Is there a shelf life for the INK1000 Printer Cartridges?
Unopened: Maximum 12* months from cartridge fill date (Date of manufacture)

Opened: Maximum 6* months from cartridge installation date (Date of cartridge installation in printer)

How many cards will the INK1000 Printer hold?
100 card input hopper, 30 card output hopper

How many cards can I print with the INK1000 Printer Cartridge?
Depending on your card design, a single ink cartridge may yield significantly more cards at a fraction of the cost of ribbon-based printing (250-1300 cards per cartridge). The HID FARGO INK1000 is equipped with a convenient ink estimator tool that will calculate approximate card yield per cartridge based on specific card design/image.

How many cards per hour does the INK1000 Printer print?
100 Cards per Hour, 36 seconds per card

What is the yield for INK1000 cartridge?
Depending on your card design, a single ink cartridge may yield significantly more cards at a fraction of the cost of ribbon-based printing (250-1300 cards per cartridge). The HID FARGO INK1000 is equipped with a convenient ink estimator tool that will calculate approximate card yield per cartridge based on specific card design/image.

Will the INK1000 print to edge of the card?
Yes, the INK1000 Printer offers true edge-to-edge printing to accommodate full card print coverage

Can I print on Technology Cards with the INK1000 Printer?
Yes, you can print on Technology Cards with the INK1000 printer. Since the ink lays on top, you get full coverage and don’t have the ghosting you sometimes get with Direct to Card Printers.

Can I print on Proximity Cards with the INK1000 Printer?
Yes, you can print on Proximity Cards with the INK1000 printer. Since the ink lays on top, you get full coverage and don’t have the ghosting you sometimes get with Direct to Card Printers.

Does the INK1000 printer encode cards?
Contactless card encoding is optional: Contactless (OMNIKEY® 5127CK-Mini), Supported smart card technologies: 125 kHz (HID Prox) reader; 13.56 MHz (iCLASS® Standard / SE / SR / Seos®, MIFARE Classic®, MIFARE Plus®, MIFARE DESFire®, MIFARE DESFire® EV1, ISO 14443 A/B, ISO 15693) read/write encoder

Can the INK1000 Printer print barcodes?
Yes, the INK1000 Printer can print barcodes.

Can you flip the card over and print on the other side of the card with the INK1000 Printer?
You can flip the card and reprint, but I would advise some caution if you are doing batches you may see some ink migration.  Although ink is dry to the touch when they come out of the hopper, if the design is ink-heavy it’s possible the card could bleed a bit sitting in a stack.

Will the INK1000 Printer cards fade?
The INK1000 Printer uses Solvent ink (alcohol-based ink) adheres to your PVC cards and dries almost instantaneously. This specially formulated ink supports enhanced UV-stability, reducing the potential for fading cards.

Where can I purchase supplies for my INK1000 Printer?
Purchase supplies on IntegratedID.com.
Or:
Purchase supplies on IDBadgeCenter.com.

Where can I buy cleaning supplies for my INK1000 Printer?
Purchase supplies on IntegratedID.com.
Or:
Purchase supplies on IDBadgeCenter.com

How do I setup my INK1000 Printer?

How do I clean my INK1000 Printer?

How do I install the Contactless 5127CK mini Encoder?

How do you remove a card jam in the INK1000 Printer?

Call 800-729-3722 for pricing or email sales@integratedid.com

HDP INK1000 Printer Supplies:

Description / Part Number

Fargo INK1000 YMC Ink Cartridge, 1000 Prints – 62100

Setting up the INK1000 Printer

Loading Ink and Cartridges

Removing a Card Jam

Printer Cleaning

Cleaning the Print Head/Cartridge

Installing a Contactless Encoder

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