Ribbons

Get quality, durable results with genuine Zebra ribbons.  Choose from three formulations of thermal ribbons to match your application’s needs:

  • Wax ribbons for standard printing on paper materials
  • Wax/resin ribbons for excellent resistance to chemicals on paper and synthetic materials
  • Resin ribbons provide ultimate durability against chemicals and heat on synthetic materials
 



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Wax Ribbons

2300 STANDARD

A pure wax ribbon featuring excellent print quality on a wide range of coated and uncoated papers. Print speeds of up to 250mm/sec (10ips) can be achieved on Zebra label material. The 2300 ribbon is a perfect low-cost choice for general-purpose label printing. 

 

2100 HIGH PERFORMANCE

A resin-enhanced wax ribbon featuring excellent print quality on a wide range of coated and uncoated papers. Print speeds of up to 300mm/sec (12ips) can be achieved. Superb small-font printability and also offers superior abrasion resistance. 

 

 



Wax/Resin Ribbons

3400 HIGH-PERFORMANCE

A high-performance wax/resin ribbon featuring excellent print quality on Zebra coated and uncoated papers as well as many matte synthetics. Print speeds of up to 200mm/sec (8ips) can be achieved even with rotated barcodes. 

 

3200 PREMIUM

A premium wax/resin ribbon which provides excellent print quality on a wide range of Zebra paper and synthetic materials. 3200 offers very good resistance to scratches, smears, everyday chemicals and higher temperatures, along with the ability to print at up to 250mm per second. UL and CSA recognised with various Zebra materials.

 

 



Resin Ribbons

4800 STANDARD

A high-quality resin ribbon featuring excellent print quality, particularly suitable for printing dense barcodes and high-resolution graphis. Print speeds of up to 150mm/sec (6ips) can be achieved using Zebra labels. 4800 resin ribbons also offers excellent resistance to abrasion and chemicals. 

 

 

5095 HIGH PERFORMANCE

A high performance resin ribbon with superior resistance to scratches, smears, extreme temperatures and chemicals. Low energy requirements allow this ribbon to provide excellent print quality and high print speeds. UL & CSA recognized with various Zebra materials.

 

 

5100 PREMIUM

A premium resin ribbon featuring excellent print quality and durability in the harshest applications. Print speeds of up to 150mm/sec (6ips) can be achieved using Zebra synthetics. Zebra 5100 resin ribbons offers excellent resistance to extreme temperatures, chemicals and solvents, and is UL and CSA-recognised with select Zebra materials. 

IMAGE LOCK

When printed with Zebra’s Z-Xtreme 5000T label materials, this resin ribbon offers excellent image durability and resistance to the harshest chemicals such as acetone and xylene. This solution can remove the need to use an overlaminate.

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