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Brother PT-2430PC
Estimated Street Price: $79.99*
*Street pricing may vary
Overall Rating: (4.3 out of 5)
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Brother™ PC-Connectable Label Maker with Auto Cutter
The Compact PT-2430PC Label Maker with Auto Cutter Requires No Software

This full featured, Brother™ PC-connectable label maker with auto cutter requires no software installation. Easy to use and share, the PT-2430PC is great for all your professional labeling needs. Design durable, laminated labels up to 24mm wide. Built-in auto cutter cuts labels to desired length. Perfect for supporting mobile labeling applications.

Main Features
  • No software installation required - Just attach via USB to your PC to start
  • Use your keyboard and PC monitor to create labels - Print exactly what you see on screen!
  • Prints on six different label widths, up to 24mm wide (laminated)
  • Compact, with built-in automatic cutter
  • Prints multiple lines of text and graphics
  • Supports PC USB Connectivity (cable included)
  • Compatible with Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, and Windows Vista®
  • Uses 6 "AA" batteries (not included) or AD-24ES adapter (included)
  • Barcoding and database printing available with installation of full version of P-touch® Editor Software (included)
  • Secure operation – When finished, simply turn it off and unplug. No software is left behind!
  • Great for labeling file folders, reports, CD spines and much more
Hardware Features
Model Type PC Connectable
Tape Family TZ / TZe
Tape Sizes‡ 3.5mm, 6mm, 9mm, 12mm, 18mm, 24mm
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 N/A
Maximum Print Resolution 180 dpi
Maximum Print Speed up to 10 mm / sec
Keyboard N/A
Cutter Auto
Batteries 6 x AA batteries (not included)
ENERGY STAR® Qualified Yes
AC Adapter AD-24ES (included)
Interface USB

Software Features
Number of Fonts Uses All TrueType Fonts
Fonts Uses All TrueType Fonts
Font Sizes Scalable
Built-in Symbols TrueType
Max. Print Height 18 mm
Maximum Print Lines Variable
Label Length Setting Yes
Auto Incrementation Alpha / Numeric
Auto Numbering 1-5,000 / A - Z / a - z ‡
Horizontal Alignment Left, Center, Right, Justified
Vertical Printing Yes
Mirror Printing Yes
Text Insert Yes
Text Framing/Fill Pattern Yes/Yes ‡
Multi-copy Print up to 200
Memory N/A
Date/Time Stamp No
Download data to unit No
Auto Formats Yes ‡
Database Printing‡ Yes ‡
Barcodes (Stand-alone mode) No
Barcodes (connected to computer) Yes ‡
(PC) Connectivity USB
(Mac) Connectivity N/A
Operating System Windows® 2000, Windows® XP, Windows Vista®, Windows® 7; Windows® 8/8.1

Carton Contents
Included Items One 0.47" (12mm) x 13.1' (4m) Black on White laminated "TZ" starter tape, A/C adapter, USB interface cable, P-touch® Editor Lite/Printer driver for PCs (built-in), CD-ROM: P-touch® Editor 5.0/Printer driver (PC)

Model Details
Housing Dimensions 2.6" x 7.4" x 4.4"
Housing Weight 1.3 lbs (without batteries)
Housing Color White / Gray
Warranty 2-year limited
UPC Code 012502621126