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sato cl608

Print Method: Direct Thermal, Thermal Transfer
Print Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dpmm)
Print Speed: 8 ips (150 mm/s)
Max. Print Width: 6″ (152 mm)
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Product Description


Industrial Leading Throughput
The CLe Series printers use a fast, powerful 32-Bit RISC processor and high-speed interface to deliver excellent performance at an outstanding value.

Rugged Industrial Design
The CLe’s heavy-duty metal construction, proven reliability, and excellent media handling deliver optimum performance in the most demanding environments.

Connectivity and Application Flexibility
The CL408e/CL412e and CL608e/CL612e printers simplify connectivity with seven options of user configurable Plug-In Interface Modules. For centralized printer management and administration, the CLe Series offers 10/100 Ethernet (wired) and wireless (802.11g) interface solutions.

Printer Specifications

Printing Method: Direct Thermal, Thermal Transfer
Print Resolution: 203 dpi (8 dpmm)
Print Speed: 6 ips (150 mm/s)
Media Size: Max. 5.1″ (131 mm) W Min 0.87″ (22 mm) W x 0.24″ (6 mm) L
Max. Print Width: 4.1″ (104 mm)
Max. Print Length: 49.2″ (1249 mm)
Max. Print Size: 4.4″ (111 mm) W x 1475′ (450 m) L; Face-In
Dimensions: 10.7″ (271 mm) W x 16.9″ (430 mm) D x 12.6″ (321 mm) H
Weight: 28.7 lbs (13 kg)


16 MB Standard RAM

2 MB Standard Flash
4 MB Flash – OptionalProcessor



Roll-fed or fan-fold, die-cut or continuous
direct thermal (thermal transfer) labels,
synthetics, and tag stock with or without black

mark, gap, or notch.
Max. Caliper: 0.01″ (0.25 mm)
Max. Roll Diameter: 8.6″ (218 mm)
Wind: Face-In


Adjustable transmissive sensor for gap
Reflective sensor for black mark
Automatic, programmable top of form
Label present sensor (opt. w/dispenser)
Ribbon-out sensor

Plug-In Interface Modules

Serial – RS232 (up to 57.6k bps)
Parallel – IEEE1284 (ECP)
Ethernet – 10/100BaseT
Wireless 802.11g

Barcode Symolobies:

UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN-8, EAN-13,
Code 39, Code 93, Code 128, Codabar, MSI,
Bookland, Industrial 2/5, Interleaved 2/5, Matrix
2/5, Postnet™, GS1-128, GS1-DataBar™

  • 2-Dimensional
  • PDF417, Micro PDF417,
    Truncated PDF417, Maxicode™, Data Matrix,
    QR Code, Composite Symbology


    Bitmap – 12 proportional, mono-spaced
    and outline fonts (Code table 858). Scalable
    Internal CG Triumvirate® and CG Times®
    fonts. Optional Downloaded TrueType® fonts,
    scalable from 8 to 72 points

    Barcode and Font Formatting:

    360° rotation of barcodes and text
    Horizontal and vertical character expansion
    Sequential numbering
    Form overlay for high-speed editing of
    complex formats

    Graphic Support:

    Printing and storage of *.PCX, *.BMP format,
    SATO Hex/binary


    32 and 64-bit Windows® Drivers (Windows
    XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista,
    Windows Server 2008 and Windows 7)
    Label Software (Label Gallery Free)
    Printer Utilities

    Electrical Requirements:

    115V/220V (± 10%), 50/60 Hz (± 1%)
    (Jumper switch required for CL4e, auto-switching
    for CL6e)

    Agency Certifications:

    CE, UL, CSA, TÜV

    Environmental Requirements:

    41° to 104°F (5° to 40°C)
    15-85% RH, non-condensing
    23° to 140°F (-5° to 60°C)
    Max. 90% RH, non-condensing

    Optional Features:

    Label Cutter
    Label Dispenser
    Label Rewinder
    Internal Rewinder
    Memory Expansion
    Real Time Clock
    Plug-In Interface
    RFID (CL4xxe)

    Label Gallery

    *Specifications are subject to change without notice


    Product Brochure Download (408KB)

    Part Numbers:
    SATO W00609011, SATO W00609021, SATO W00609031, SATO W00609041, SATO W00609081, SATO W00609121, SATO W00609131, SATO W00609141, SATO W00609181, SATO W00609211, SATO W00609221, SATO W00609231, SATO W00609241.

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