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Brother PT-1280
PT-1280
Estimated Street Price: $39.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.7 out of 5)
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Affordable Home and Office Labeler
Overview
The PT-1280 is an affordable, feature-packed home & office labeler that can print laminated labels up to 12mm wide. Featuring an easy-view, 15-character display, the PT-1280 can print up to 2 lines. Print labels using one of 9 type styles or 5 framing options.

The PT-1280 also features 3 "Favorite Keys" which allow you to save and print your favorite labels in seconds.

Create labels using the "super narrow" (3.5mm) black on white non-laminated tape for labeling CD spines. Operates on 6 "AAA" batteries.

Main Features
  • 3 Favorite Keys: Save and print your favorite labels
  • Easy-view 15 character display
  • Prints on new "super narrow" tapes perfect for labeling CD spines
  • Prints up to 2 lines
  • 6 Auto Formats and 5 Framing Options
  • 3 Type sizes, automatically adjusts the text size according to the tape width
  • Operates on 6 "AAA" batteries or AC adapter (AD-24) (neither included)
Hardware Features
Model Type Handheld
Tape Family TZ
Tape Sizes‡ 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm
Tape Length‡ 26.2'
Tape Technology Thermal Transfer
Tape Types‡ Standard Laminated, Flexible ID, Extra Strength Adhesive , Non-Laminated Iron-on Fabric, Acid Free
LCD Display 15 char x 1 line
Maximum Print Resolution 180 dpi
Maximum Print Speed 10 mm / sec
Keyboard QWERTY
Cutter Manual
Batteries 6 AAA (not included)
AC Adapter AD-24 (optional)
Interface N/A

Software Features
Number of Fonts 1
Font Styles Helsinki
Point Sizes Small, Medium, Large
Number of Styles 9
Built-in Symbols 63
Types of Styles Normal, Bold, Outline, Shadow, Italic, Italic Bold, Italic Outline, Italic Shadow, Vertical
Max. Print Height 9.0 mm
Maximum Print Lines 2
Multi-Block No
Label Length Setting Auto / 1.2" - 12.0"
Auto Incrementation Alpha / numeric
Horizontal Alignment L only
Vertical Printing Yes
Mirror Printing Yes
Rotate Printing No
Text Insert Yes
Text Framing/Fill Pattern Yes
Multi-copy Print Up to 9 copies
Memory Yes (3 Favorite Keys)
Favorites Function Key Yes (3)
Date/Time Stamp No
Auto Formats Yes
Barcoding N/A
(PC) Connectivity N/A

Carton Contents
Included Items One 0.47" (12mm) x 16.4' (5m) Black on White laminated “TZ” starter tape, User's Manual

Model Details
Housing Dimensions 6.28" x 5.94" x 2.36"
Housing Weight 1.04 lbs
Housing Color Light Blue Metallic / Dark Blue
Warranty 1 year limited
UPC Code 012502613220