SATO XL400/410

Tag & Label Printer

Reliable - Heavy Duty Industrial Construction
Easy To Use - Simple Set Up and Operation
High-Speed Production - Cuts and Stacks
Up To 360 Tags Per Minute
Fast Throughput - 32-Bit RISC
Processor Prints Up To 8" Per Second


The XL400/410 includes heavy duty print mechanism and cutter assembly to ensure SATO's tradition of rugged durability. Its industrial chassis and 32-bit RISC high performance processor tackles even the most demanding print jobs with ease and reliable consistency.

SATO's exclusive print head control feature constantly monitors and automatically adjusts the print head for optimum and consistent print quality.

Maintenance is performed easily and quickly by the user, whether it involves adjusting or replacing the print head, or removing the complete cutter assembly.

Tags and labels automatically load with just the touch of a single button. Sensors for holes and reflective marks automatically calibrate themselves, ensuring proper print registration.

The ergonomic panel has two adjustable positions for optimum ease in operation. The panel's LCD
readout also displays a running total of the day's work as well as the remaining quantity of the current job.

The XL400/410 automatically detects and switches between RS-232 serial and Centronics parallel ports, allowing flexible connectivity to host systems.


Printing Method :
Thermal Transfer/Direct Thermal

Printing Speed:
XL400: Up to 8" (200 mm) per second
XL410: Up to 6" (150 mm) per second

XL400: 203 dpi (8 dpmm)
XL410: 305 dpi (12 dpmm)

Print Area:
Max: 4.0" (102 mm) W x 9.4" (240 mm) L

Bar Code Symbologies:
UPC-A/E, EAN 13/8, Code 39, Interleaved 2 of 5, Codabar, UCC/EAN 128, PDF417, Maxicode, Data Matrix

Bar Code Ratio:
2:1, 3:1, 5:2 or individually adjustable bar widths

Bar Code Height:
Programmable Human Readable Fonts:
2 Proportional and mono spaced fonts including OCR-A, OCR-B representations , an outline vector font and a Care Symbol font. American and European characters, upper and lower case with descenders (code table 850).

Rotation of text and bar codes in four 90° steps, character expansion horizontally and vertically in 12 steps, RAM storage for special characters, dot-addressable graphics and sequential numbering.

Graphics Support:
SATO Hex/Binary and PCX formats

Roll or fan-fold, die cut labels, plain pater face stock, SATO standard or equivalent. Tag stock, SATO standard or equivalent with punched feed slot or tag-hole for see-through sensing or sense mark for reflective sensing.
Maximum caliper: 0.012" (0.3 mm)
Maximum roll diameter: 9.8" (249 mm)
Roll core diameter: 4" (102mm) or 3" (76 mm) with optional adapter

Maximum capacity: 533 10-point tags
Minimum Stack Size: 3.9" (100 mm) W x 5.9" (240 mm) L

Media Size:
Minimum: 1.0" (25.4 mm) W x 0.75" L (label), 1.0"W (25 mm) x 1.0" (25 mm) L (tag)
Maximum: 4.125" (105mm) x 9.4" (240 mm) L

Up to 4" (102 mm) W x 1475' (450 m) L, wound Face-in

Media Sensing:
Center Hole Tag, Side Hole Tag, Side Notch Tag, Eye-Mark Tag, Label Gap, Label Eye-Mark

Centronics Parallel and RS232C Serial (2400 to 19.2 bps, Ready/Busy or X-On/X-Off)

External Connectors:
Parallel: 36-pin Amp
Serial: DB-25F
EXT (Accessory): 14-Pin Amp

Switches and Displays:
Display: 2 line x 16 character LCD
LED Indicators: On-Line, Cutter, Error
Switches: Start/Stop, Feed, Cutter, Eject, Media, Power
Configuration: 3x8 DIP Switch

Batch Separator:
Mark or Cut

Dimensions (overall):
19.6" (302 mm) W x 11.8" (552 mm) D x 11.5" (294 mm) H

30.8 Lbs. (14 Kg)

Operating: 41° to 104°F (5° to 40°C, 90% RH, non-condensing
Storage: 0° to 104°F (-20° to 40°C), 90% RH, non-condensing
ESD Immunity: 8Kv

AC Power:
110VAC +/- 10%, 50/60 Hz; 220VAC +/- 10%, 50/60 Hz +/-1%
Indling: 50 Watts
Operating: 300 Watts

Integrated Stacker
PCMCIA Memory Expansion