We all have at least one of them: plastic cards in the form of an employee ID badge, student ID card, membership card, credit card, gift card, and more. But how are they made? By a specialized piece of technology: an ID card printer. ID card printers are about the same size as a regular desktop office or inkjet printer. However, the technology inside the printers is much different. While an inkjet printer has a paper tray and ink cartridges, an ID card printer has a card input and output card hopper, as well as ink that is carried on ribbon. This video compares the two types of printers and provides a brief introduction to the functions of an ID card printer: To learn more about the ID card printers, visit our ID card printer page or call a knowledgeable ID Professional today at (800) 321-4405. We're always happy to help!
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