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Brother PT-1500PC
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Computer Label Printer
PT-1500PC computer label printer allows you to turn anything you create on your computer into a P-Touch label. No line limitations, no style limitations, uses any TrueType® fonts. Simply type, insert, drag or drop items into place on your computer screen then print them out onto professional-looking laminated labels. It is easy to include logos, pictures, custom graphics or just plain text. Print up to 13 different bar code protocols.

PT-1500PC uses TZ tapes, available in 5 sizes from 6mm to 24mm, in a wide range of color combinations. Select from a variety of laminated or specialty tapes including our industrial adhesive tape for harsh environments. Perfect for business applications, industrial projects or most cpmmercial labeling needs. It is both Windows® and Mac® compatible, using a USB connection. Comes with a "snap on" picture frame front for keeping it prominently displayed on your desk.

Main Features
  • Includes P-Touch software for Windows® and Mac®
  • Uses laminated "TZ" tapes available from 6mm to 24mm wide and in different color combinations
  • Combines text, symbols, bar codes, photos and graphics to create custom labels
  • Uses any TrueType® fonts
  • Prints 14 bar code symbologies
  • Various underlining, italic, bold printing, and framing options
  • 180 dpi printing
Hardware Features
Model Type PC Connectable
Tape Family TZ
Tape Sizes‡ 6mm, 9mm, 12mm, 18mm, 24mm
Tape Length‡ 26.2'
Tape Technology Thermal Transfer
Tape Types‡ Standard Laminated, Flexible ID, Extra Strength Adhesive, Tamper-Evident, Non-Laminated, Iron-on Fabric, Acid Free
LCD Display N/A
Maximum Print Resolution 180 dpi
Maximum Print Speed 10 mm / sec
Keyboard N/A
Cutter Manual
Batteries N/A
AC Adapter AD-24 (included)
Handle No
Interface USB

Software Features
Number of Fonts Uses All TrueType Fonts
Fonts Uses All TrueType Fonts
Font Sizes Computer dependant
Number of Font Styles 10
Built-in Symbols 67
Font Styles Normal, Outline, Bold, Solid, Shadow, Stripe, Outline Shadow, Italic, Italic Bold, Italic Outline, Italic Solid, Italic Shadow, Italic Outline Shadow, Italic Stripe
Max. Print Height 15.8mm (112 dots)
Maximum Print Lines 7
Multi-Block Yes
Label Length Setting Yes
Auto Incrementation Alpha / numeric
Horizontal Alignment Left, Center, Right, Justified
Vertical Printing Yes
Mirror Printing Yes
Rotate Printing Yes
Text Insert Yes
Text Framing/Fill Pattern Yes
Multi-copy Print Unlimited
Memory N/A
Date/Time Stamp Yes
Snapper function Yes (text & graphics)
Download data to unit No
Auto Formats Yes
Database Printing‡ Yes
Barcoding 14
Barcodes (Stand-alone mode) N/A
Barcodes (connected to computer) Code 39, UPC-A, UPC-E, 1-2/5, EAN-8, EAN-13, EAN-128, Code 128, Codabar, ISBN-2, ISBN-5, Laser Bar-code, Postnet, QR Code
(PC) Connectivity USB
(Mac) Connectivity USB
Operating System Win 98, 98SE, Me, 2000, XP, Vista, 7; Mac OS X 10.6.x
(PC) Available hard disk space 20MB
(Mac) Available hard disk space 30MB
(PC) Minimum RAM memory 32MB
(Mac) Minimum RAM memory 24MB

Carton Contents
Included Items One 0.47" (12mm) x 16.4' (5m) Black on White laminated “TZ” starter tape, USB interface cable, PT-Editor/Printer driver software for PC/Mac, Tape separator, AC adapter, picture frame

Model Details
Housing Dimensions 2.6" x 6.5" x 5.4"
Housing Weight 1.0 lbs
Housing Color Blue / Gray
Warranty 1 year limited
UPC Code 012502600459