ID Cards

How to Print Oversized ID Cards

If you’ve been on the search for an ID card printer that produces vivid, professional-grade oversized credentials at lightningExamples of Oversized Event Badges speed, look no further than the Swiftcolor SCC400D Inkjet Printer. With an unprecedented two-second print speed, you can create a wide array of ID cards, including event passes, VIP credentials, tradeshow ID badges, and a host of other popular options with this impressive badge machine.

The SCC4000D sets itself apart from other color printers in many unique ways. A stand-out differentiator is its one-pass technology which employs inkjet cartridges. Most standard ID badge printers use color and monochrome ribbons, which can take up to 30 seconds to produce one print. It produces remarkable 1200 dpi print quality in a just a fraction of that time with a single quick pass beneath the inkjet module. This is particularly essential – and many times critical – in an event setting where guest passes are printed as they are needed. More often than not, when those guests are waiting anxiously to get their credentials in order to enter into a venue.

This printer was specifically engineered for high-volume printing (in fact, a customer of mine printed nearly 6,000 oversized credentials in 10 days with no issues whatsoever!). High-volume printing can occasionally be an issue with regular ID card printers, because of the lower print speeds coupled with the normal wear and tear on the internal mechanisms.

Swiftcolor SCC4000D Oversized ID Card PrinterThe Swiftcolor Oversized Inkjet Printer comes with a 1-year manufacturer’s warranty and printer loaner coverage. This is ideal when, in the rare event that an issue does arise with the printer, you’ll receive a temporary replacement for your card issuance program. That way, you’re able to confidently send the printer you own to the manufacturer so it can be repaired while your printing program is not impacted.

Printer users have the ability to connect this state-of-the-art ID machine to any network, via USB or Ethernet connectivity options that come standard. You can then use ID badging software to design your templates, so your customized credentials look exactly like you want them to, with vibrant colors and crisp text that will definitely grab attention and get noticed at any event! And when it comes to maintenance, the Swiftcolor printer needs to be cleaned on a regular basis. It uses a maintenance cartridge that absorbs excess ink during the printing process to ensure quality printing for any sized job.

In addition to being easy to use, the SCC4000D is also very versatile. In addition to being easy to use, the SCC4000D is also versatile. It prints a variety of differently sized credentials including:


  • business cards (2.2” x 3.6”)
  • postcards (3.9” x 5.8”)
  • envelopes (9.3” x 4.7”)


  • CR100 cards (3.88″ x 2.63″)
  • 3.5” x 4” cards
  • 4” x 6” cards

This printer is truly a game-changer. It allows any organization to efficiently produce large volumes of impressive oversized passes or credentials without any time-consuming hassle. If you’re looking to get your next event the visual recognition it deserves while you “wow” your guests, call an ID Professional today at (800) 321-4405!

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