LTPV Series

The LTPV Series 3“ and 4“ direct thermal printer mechanisms are ideal for portable label and ticket printing applications. For maximum design flexibility, these mechanisms are available with either the IFV101 interface board or PTV10P01 processor, both supporting Serial and Parallel interface connectivity.

Product Highlights

  • Low operating voltage for longer battery life
  • EZ-OP clamshell paper replacement
  • Platen latch function
(platen released)
Technical Specifications
Model LTPV345 LTPV445
Printing Method Thermal line dot printing
Number of dots/line 576 832
Resolution 203 dpi (8 dpm)
Paper width 3.15 inch (80mm) 4.41 inch (112mm)
Printing width 2.83 inch (72mm) 4.09 inch (104mm)
Max speed 3.35 inch (85mm) /sec
Paper path Straight
Detection Head temperature By thermistor
Platen position detection By mechanical switch
Out of paper detection By photo interrupter
Power supply (V) Operating voltage (Vdd) 4.5 to 5.5
Operating voltage (Vp) 4.2 to 8.5
Peak current (A) Head 3.33 (8V / 64dots)
Motor 1.0
Service life Pulse activation 100 million
Abrasion resistance 31.1 miles (50km)*
Operating temperature (°C) 32 to 122 °F (0 to 50 °C)
Dimensions (WxDxH mm) 3.66 x 1.36 x 1.56 inch (93 x 34.5 x 39.5 mm)** 4.92 x 1.36 x 1.56 inch (125 x 34.5 x 39.5 mm)**
Mass Approx. 0.21 lbs (95g) Approx. 0.25 lbs (115g)
Interface Board Specifications
Model IFV101-01B IFV101-01BK
CPU PTV10P01
Operating voltage (V) Vp: 4.2 to 8.5, Vcc: 4.5 to 5.5
Character matrix (HxW dots) 16 dot characters: 16 x 8, 16 x 16
24 dot characters: 24 x 12, 24 x 24
Character type Optional font Yes Yes
Downloaded character Yes Yes
User-defined character Yes Yes
Extended graphics character set Yes Yes
Katakana character set No Yes
JIS 1&2 level Kanji No Yes
Interface Parallel, Serial (C-MOS)
Dimensions (WxDxH) 2.76 x 2.36 x 0.42 inch (70.0 x 60.0 x 10.6 mm)
CPU Specifications
Model PTV10P01
Package form 80 pin QFP
Operating voltage (V) Vp: 4.2 to 8.5, Vcc: 4.5 to 5.5
Operating frequency (MHz) 18.3 + .5%
Configuration C-MOS LSI
Interface Parallel, Serial
Character type Extended graphics character set, other characters available with CGs or external ROM
Character matrix (HxW dots) 16 dot characters : 16 x 8, 16 x 16
24 dot characters: 24 x 12, 24 x 24
Dimensions (WxDxH) 0.87 x 0.63 x 0.12 inch (22.0 x 16.0 x 3.1 mm)
* Use recommended thermal paper ** Excluding protrusion