MHTA / MGTA Series 80mm Thermal Printer Mechanisms

A compact and easy-to-integrate design for a fast and extremely reliable mechanism. Available in both 12 and 24V, MHTA features an ultra compact design, three paper path management (80/82.5/2x38 mm) and a mechanical life reaching up to 100 km of paper. MHTA comes with an optional tear bar to offer a more economical solution compared to the cutter version.

Equipped with the latest door open and paper out sensor technologies combined with ultra high printing speed of 180 mm/sec, the MHTA series definitely ranks among the fastest and most performing mechanisms in its category.


MHTA /MGTA thermal printer mechanisms

Features & Benefits

  • Direct thermal, 80, 82.5 or 2x38mm printer mechanisms
  • Available with or without autocutter
  • High print speed up to 180mm/sec - for fast throughput
  • Available 12V or 24V DC - to suit other components
  • 2 paper paths, straight (autoload) or Clamshell - for flexibility of design
  • RS232 & USB interface board available - to make integration easy
  • Chipset available for oem interfacing - for lowest cost, smallest size option

CM / RM Specifications

Printing System Direct Thermal
Cutting System Optional tear bar Autocutter
Media Thermal paper roll
Max Thickness 0.12mm
Paper width 80, 82.5, 2x38mm 80, 82.5mm
Resolution 203 dpi, 8 dots/mm
Print width 3 inch (72/80mm), 576/640 dots
Printing speed (mm/s) 100 180 100 180
Dimensions (WxDxH) 108.6 x 20.8 x 49.5mm 112.75 x 66.4 x 41.7mm
Weight 120g 370g
Sensors Head temperature, door open, paper out,
2 sensors for 2x38mm versions
Head temperature, door open, paper out
Power - Head (VDC) 10.8-13.2 20-26.4 10.8-13.2 20-26.4
Power - Logic (VDC) 4.75-5.25
MCBF Printer 100 km
MCBF Cutter N/A 1.5 million cuts
Operating temp. -20 to 60°C