Live Chat

Eltron LP2642 (Features/Pricing/Photo)
No Longer Available








This product is no longer available. We will continue to carry options, accessories and supplies for this product for as long as we can. Please contact RACO for availability and pricing or for a comparable replacement product.



Eltron LP2642 Direct Thermal Label Printers
(features, pricing, and photo)

The LP2642 Series printers represent the newest generation of small-footprint, desktop thermal transfer printers. All 2642 printers feature 2" print width, and Eltron's EPL2 programming language.

The 2642 printers come with 128KB of memory resident inside the printer, upgradeable to 256KB, firmware capable of 2D bar code (PDF 417 & MaxiCode) and the label design/download software Create-A-Label Tools.

Print speeds of 2ips, with 203 dpi resolution, a serial or parallel interface, 5 inch roll capacity, and 128KB memory standard, upgradeable to 256KB.

Eltron LP 2642 Printer Features:

  • Shipping Labels
  • Price Marking Labels
  • Inventory Control Labels
  • Specification Labels

General Specifications:

  • Print method: direct thermal
  • Max. print speed: 2 inches per second (50mm/s)
  • Dot density: 203 dpi (8 dots/mm)
  • Memory (std./max.): 128Kb/ 512Kb
  • Media width (min/max): 1.12" (28mm) / 4.65" (118mm)
  • Print width (max.): 4.09" (104mm)
  • Print length: (min.) 0.38" (9.7mm), (max.std.) 6" (152mm), (max. opt.) 22.1" (561mm)
  • Roll capacity: 1.39" (35.3mm) max. O.D. on a 0.5" (12.5mm) I.D. core
  • Graphic features: lines, boxes and graphics
  • Communications interface: Centronics parallel or RS232C serial
  • Dimensions (W x D x H): 7.90" x 8.90" x 6.75" (200mm x 226mm x 171mm)
  • Printer weight: 4 lbs (1.81 Kg)
  • Shipping weight: 6 lbs (2.72 Kg)


  • Resident bar codes: Code 39; Extended Code 39; Code 93; Code 128 UCC; Code 128 Subsets, A, B, and C; Codabar; Interleaved 2 of 5; UPC-A; UPC-E, 2 and 5 digit add-on; UPC shipping container code; EAN-8, EAN-13, 2 and 5 digit add-on; EAN-128; POSTNET; German Postal Code; MaxiCode; PDF-417; Bar codes printed with or without human readable text; bar codes can be printed in four directions: 0, 90, 180, and 270
  • Fonts: International character set standard; Five alpha-numeric fonts from .049" (1.25mm) to 0.23" (6.0mm) high; all fonts are expandable vertically and horizontally; fonts can be printed in four directions: 0, 90, 180, 270; smooth soft fonts can be down-loaded from Create-A-Label Tools or Create-A-Label 3
  • Programming language: Eltron's Programming Language 2 (EPL2)
  • Software (included): Create-A-Label Tools and Windows Drivers
  • Operating temperature: 40F to 105F (5C to 40C), 10-90%
  • Storage temperature: -40F to 140F (-40C to 60C), 10-90%
  • Humidity: 10%-90% non-condensing
  • Electrical: Nominal Voltage: (Switcher) 100V/240V, 60/50 Hz; complies with FCC class A and CE (International models only) standards; Meets UL, CUL, TUV requirements
  • Options and Accessories: RAM memory expansion; Real time clock (time and date), Label present sensor (peel mode); Reflective sensor for use with black stripe marks; Twinax converter; cutter; rewinder; keyboard display unit (KDU) for stand-alone printing applications; battery pack for stand-alone or remote applications; Create-A-Label 3 for DOS software; Create-A-Label 3 for Windows software; Asian character sets (Chinese, Japanese, Korean) available for 2622 and 2642 only

Additional Information

Features N/A
Spec Sheet N/A
Manufacturer Part Number N/A
RACO Part Number N/A
Manufacturer Zebra
Standard Memory N/A
Flash Memory N/A
Screen Resolution N/A
Display Color N/A
Scanner Type N/A
Data Collection Type N/A
Product Color N/A
Resolution N/A
Max Print Width N/A
Max Roll Diameter N/A
Max Label Width N/A
Interface N/A
Product Type N/A
Connectivity N/A
Scanner Capability N/A
Image Sensor N/A
Operating System N/A
Print Color N/A
Obsolete 1