Linx TT 500

Flexible packaging and other flexible material printing at widths up to 32mm

The Linx TT 500 is a simple printer designed for printing onto flexible materials including bags, pouches, labels and flow wrap, ideal when coding areas up to 32mm x 100mm.

Low cost of ownership, increased uptime, easy to use.

Key benefits

  • Operates without compressed air reducing installation and operating costs while maintaining consistent print quality
  • Large range of ribbons to better meet your application and production line printing needs
  • Optimised ribbon usage with bi-directional stepper motors delivering more prints per ribbon
  • Lightweight, simple, push button ribbon cassette system for quick and easy ribbon changes
  • Optimal number of user maintainable parts that are easy to replace
  • Easy to set and maintain print quality with electronic pressure control
  • Simple cassette system minimises errors during ribbon replacements
  • Easy to use colour touch screen – fewer errors and hassle-free operation

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TT 500 Datasheet

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Technical Specifications

Printing capability

  • Ribbon widths:20mm to 33mm
  • Print area – intermittent motion mode: up to 32mm (W) x 47mm (L)
  • Print area – continuous motion mode: up to 32mm (W) x 100mm (L)
  • Maximum throughput: 150 prints per minute
  • Maximum ribbon length – 700m
  • Print speed – intermittent motion mode: 50mm/sec to 300mm/sec
  • Print speed – continuous motion mode: 40mm/sec to 500mm/sec
  • Ribbons: Range of types, colours, lengths and widths


  • Linx CLARiSOFT message design software
  • Barcodes
  • Fixed/variable text and numeric fields
  • Auto incrementing/ decrementing text, counters and barcodes
  • Basic shape drawing
  • Flexible date/time formats
  • Auto best before date calculation
  • Formats for shift coding
  • Multiple graphic formats
  • …and more

Physical characteristics

  • Operates without compressed air
  • Class leading lightened push button open/push to close, simplest ribbon threading cassette system
  • Clutchless bi-directional ribbon drive
  • 5.0” WVGA (800×480) touch screen graphic user interface
  • Universal bracket systems for integrating printer into intermittent and continuous motion packaging machinery

Linx TT 750

32mm or 53mm wide printhead. Print rates of up to 250 prints per minute

Linx TT 1000

53mm or 107mm wide printhead. Print rates of up to 700 prints per minute