Heavy-Duty Label Printers: Chess (64-0x)

A high-performance range of heavy-duty label printers for barcode, text & graphics.  Features fast printing, auto ribbon-save & razor sharp print quality.

If your criteria are speed and flawless print quality, then an ALS Chess barcode label printer is the perfect answer.

The Chess Series pack a punch: They are significantly faster than their competitors and are extremely economical and easy to use. Irrespective of whether you require barcodes, tags or production labels, at 300 dpi, the high print resolution guarantees unbeatable printed results, permanently. This is thanks to their high-performance processor.

With their wide range of built-in fonts, extensive linear barcode and 2-Dimensional code library, they also reproduce graphical images with flair. In addition, they have the ability to rotate scalable fonts virtually without restriction, so there’s very little they can’t do!

And if the high performance processor on the Chess Series isn’t enough, it comes with a whopping 64 MB memory capacity as standard, to give the ultimate performing label and barcode printer in its class.

Labels

ALS manufactures its own plain and printed labels for use in the Chess 64-0X series, XLP 504 & 506 and all other label printers.  A huge selection of plain label sizes are available and if you want your own design, shape or special label material, then we make custom labels too.  To read more about the labels we make, click the link:  https://www.als-uk.com/labels

Thermal Transfer Ribbons

We also supply thermal transfer ribbons in various widths and lengths in black and all other colours too!  We can help you select the grade of ribbon you need to suit your labelling requirement.  We also supply ribbons for all other printer makes too.  To read more about our ribbons, click the link:  https://www.als-uk.com/thermal-transfer-ribbons

GS1 Partner

If you need help producing your EAN-13 product barcode labels, 2D codes or GS1-128 outer-case barcodes for shipping, then since ALS is a GS1 Partner, you know you are getting the best advice.

Technical specifications

Print width (up to)

106mm for Chess-04
127mm for Chess-05
160mm for Chess-06
213mm for Chess-08

Material width (up to)

113mm for Chess-04
154mm for Chess-05
185mm for Chess-06
254mm for Chess-08

Print Technology

Thermal direct and thermal transfer printer

Print Head

Intelligent, high-res near-edge print head with integral temperature control

Resolution

12 dots/mm (300) dpi
quick-change print head module

Print Speed

50-400 mm/s. depending on label and ribbon combination

Print Media

Self-adhesive, card and synthetic materials suitable for direct thermal and thermal transfer printing up to 240 g/m2

Ribbon Capacity

Rolls up to 600m in length

Ribbon-Saving Mechanisms

Yes: Automatic head-lift

Emulation

Avery, Novexx EasyPlug, Zebra ZPL-II, Line printer, Hex dump

Processor

400MHz AMD 32-Bit Multi-Tasking CPU, with 64MB RAM

Machine material

Metal casing

Downloads

ALS Chess Performance Label Printers (PDF, 1.4MB)