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Brother PT-1290
PT-1290
Estimated Street Price: $39.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.1 out of 5)
"Simply Stylish" Home & Office Labeler
Overview
Part of the "Simply Stylish" line of P-touch products, the Brother™ PT-1290 home and office labeler is perfect for all your labeling applications. With its sleek design, the PT-1290 will blend nicely with virtually any home office décor.

This innovative home and office labeler features an easy-view 15-character LCD display, typewriter style keyboard and Auto Tape Detection feature that automatically recognizes the size of the installed tape cassette and adjusts the text to fit the label width. A dedicated "Deco Mode" key gives you easy access to 15, unique pre-designed label formats for creating decorative labels – including professional layouts that accommodate 2 rows of text. Easily switch between 2 fonts - with the touch of a button. Use the built-in memory to store up to 9 of your most frequently used labels.

The PT-1290 home and office labeler prints labels up to 12mm wide on durable, "TZ" laminated tape – perfect for both indoor and outdoor use. Operates on 6 "AAA" batteries or optional AC adapter (neither included).

With its great-looking design and array of features, the PT-1290 is a perfect handheld solution for virtually any home office.

Main Features
  • 15 Deco Mode Patterns to create extra-stylish and decorative labels
  • 2 Professional Fonts
  • Prints labels up to 12mm wide on laminated indoor/outdoor “TZ” series tapes
  • Easy-view, 15-character LCD display
  • Professional Deco Mode layouts accommodate two rows of text
  • Prints 1 or 2 lines of crisp text
  • 6 Auto Formats and 7 Framing Options
  • Built-in memory, saves up to 9 of your favorite labels
  • Automatically adjusts text size based on tape width
  • Uses 6 “AAA” batteries or optional AC adapter (neither included)
Hardware Features
Model Type Handheld
Tape Family TZ / TZe
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 or AD-24ES (both optional)
Interface N/A

Software Features
Number of Fonts 2
Font Styles Helsinki & Bohemia
Point Sizes Small, Medium, Large
Number of Styles 9
Built-in Symbols 80
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
Auto Numbering Yes (1-9)
Horizontal Alignment Left
Vertical Printing Yes
Mirror Printing Yes
Rotate Printing No
Text Insert Yes
Text Framing/Fill Pattern Yes (7 kinds) / No
Multi-copy Print Up to 9 copies
Memory Yes (9 labels)
Built-in Designs/Templates 15 Deco Mode Patterns
Auto Formats Yes (6 kinds)
Barcoding N/A
(PC) Connectivity N/A

Carton Contents
Included Items One 0.47" (12mm) x 13.1' (4m) Black on White laminated "TZ" starter tape, User's Manual

Accessories
Carrying Case CC-1000

Model Details
Housing Dimensions 6.3" x 6.2" x 2.4"
Housing Weight 1.1 lbs.
Housing Color Black & White
Warranty 1 year limited
UPC Code 012502622666