Smart 51L Printer

Maximize security and increase card life.

The SMART-51L is a single or dual-sided laminating ID Card Printer that produces high-quality printed and laminated cards for government credentials, student photo identification, and secured access control badges, ideal for a high-security environment. Incredibly fast and quiet, with the patented 8-second heat-up time, it has a user-friendly LCD that produces superior prints with its patented FINE™ imaging capabilities. Ideally suited for today’s increased security on identification cards, the SMART-51L with patented Direct Lamination™ technology provides an ultra-fast laminating solution with state-of-the-art security features. When it comes to security and reliability, the SMART-51L provides premium protection.

Features:

  • Single or Dual Sided Printing & Laminating
  • 8 Second Heat Up Time with Patented Direct Lamination™
  • Printing & Laminating Speed: Max. 22 sec/card (YMCK & Single Lamination)
  • 300dpi (color), 600, 1200dpi (mono only)
  • Edge to Edge Printing
  • 51S & 51D Field Upgradable to 51L
  • 2 Lines LCD with 2 LED Buttons for Front Operation
  • Holographic Lamination for Visual Security & Card Durability
  • Installable Encoders: MS, Contact & Contactless
  • Upgradable Ethernet

Printing Applications:

  • National ID Cards
  • Government & Military ID Cards
  • High-Security Access Control ID
  • Law Enforcement & Correctional Facility ID Cards
  • Driver Licenses
  • Airport ID Cards

Downloadable Software: 

Smart IDesigner is designed for the SMART brand of printers and will not operate with other printers. For optimal performance, we recommend the following minimum PC configuration: Windows 7/8/10, a Pentium 1GHz processor with 1GB of RAM. SMART-51 Laminator provides fast laminating speeds for premium quality protection for your ID cards. Now small businesses can afford to produce their own ID Cards.


SKUs

The following SKUs can be chosen based on your selection:

022174, 022175

ID card printer comparison

  Smart-31 Single-sided Smart-31 Dual-sided Smart-51 Single-sided Smart-51 Dual-sided Smart-51 Lamination
Direct-to-Card Printing x x x x x
Dual-sided Printing   x   x  
Single-sided Printing x x x x x
Monochrome Printing          
Warranty x x x x x
Card Print Speed sec./card 23 29 17 22 22
Edge-to edge Printing x x x x x
Ethernet Upgrade Option x x x x x
WiFi Upgrade Option     x x x
Standard Lamination         x
Lamination Upgrade Option     x x  
Installable Encoders x x x x x
UV Printing     x x x
CR79 Card Support     x x x
Volume Pricing Sheet
Special Price $4,604.27

Maximize security and increase card life.

The SMART-51L is a single or dual-sided laminating ID Card Printer that produces high-quality printed and laminated cards for government credentials, student photo identification, and secured access control badges, ideal for a high-security environment. Incredibly fast and quiet, with the patented 8-second heat-up time, it has a user-friendly LCD that produces superior prints with its patented FINE™ imaging capabilities. Ideally suited for today’s increased security on identification cards, the SMART-51L with patented Direct Lamination™ technology provides an ultra-fast laminating solution with state-of-the-art security features. When it comes to security and reliability, the SMART-51L provides premium protection.

Features:

  • Single or Dual Sided Printing & Laminating
  • 8 Second Heat Up Time with Patented Direct Lamination™
  • Printing & Laminating Speed: Max. 22 sec/card (YMCK & Single Lamination)
  • 300dpi (color), 600, 1200dpi (mono only)
  • Edge to Edge Printing
  • 51S & 51D Field Upgradable to 51L
  • 2 Lines LCD with 2 LED Buttons for Front Operation
  • Holographic Lamination for Visual Security & Card Durability
  • Installable Encoders: MS, Contact & Contactless
  • Upgradable Ethernet

Printing Applications:

  • National ID Cards
  • Government & Military ID Cards
  • High-Security Access Control ID
  • Law Enforcement & Correctional Facility ID Cards
  • Driver Licenses
  • Airport ID Cards

Downloadable Software: 

Smart IDesigner is designed for the SMART brand of printers and will not operate with other printers. For optimal performance, we recommend the following minimum PC configuration: Windows 7/8/10, a Pentium 1GHz processor with 1GB of RAM. SMART-51 Laminator provides fast laminating speeds for premium quality protection for your ID cards. Now small businesses can afford to produce their own ID Cards.


SKUs

The following SKUs can be chosen based on your selection:

022174, 022175

ID card printer comparison

  Smart-31 Single-sided Smart-31 Dual-sided Smart-51 Single-sided Smart-51 Dual-sided Smart-51 Lamination
Direct-to-Card Printing x x x x x
Dual-sided Printing   x   x  
Single-sided Printing x x x x x
Monochrome Printing          
Warranty x x x x x
Card Print Speed sec./card 23 29 17 22 22
Edge-to edge Printing x x x x x
Ethernet Upgrade Option x x x x x
WiFi Upgrade Option     x x x
Standard Lamination         x
Lamination Upgrade Option     x x  
Installable Encoders x x x x x
UV Printing     x x x
CR79 Card Support     x x x