Citizen CT-S281 recipt printers

The CT-S281 is a lightweight and easy to use printer.  Ideal for printing receipts, 2D and QR bar co

  • The CT-S281 is the industry's most advanced two-inch thermal printer. Featuring a powerful one million cut rated auto-cutter that supports both full and partial cuts, hi-speed text and graphics, and two-dimensional barcode printing the CT-S281 packs a lot into small footprint package. Additional features include drop-in paper loading, expanded paper thickness range (0.06 to 0.1mm), and a paper out/near-end sensor. The CT-S281 can be desktop or wall-mounted and comes with either a serial or USB interface, plus a complete drivers CD and downloadable customization utility to customize print speed, darkness, and default font.



    • Auto-Cutter
    • 80 mm/sec print speed
    • Built-in input buffer
    • Built-in rotating gear to recover from paper jams
    • 2D/PDF417 bar code support allows wider applications
    • Horizontal or wall-mount installation
    • FCC Class B complied (Compliant if the Citizen Systems AC adapter (28AD series) is used)
    • Compact design
    • Two-color printing
    • Low-noise printing

  • General Information
    Manufacturer: Citizen Micro HumanTech
    Manufacturer Part Number: CT-S281RSU-BK-P
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    Brand Name: Citizen
    Product Model: CT-S281
    Product Name: CT-S281 Receipt Printer
    Product Type: Direct Thermal Printer
    Technical Information
    Recommended Use: Receipt Print
    Print Color: Monochrome
    Maximum Mono Print Speed: 80 mm/s
    Maximum Print Resolution: 203 dpi
    Number of Columns: 48
    Maximum Print Width: 1.89"
    Bar Code Symbology Supported: Codabar, Code 93, PDF-417, QR Code, UPC-A, UPC-E, JAN, ITF, Code 39, Code 128
    Features: Cutter
    Standard Memory: 4 KB
    Serial Port: Yes
    Cutting Method: Automatic
    Media Types & Handling
    Media Type: Thermal Paper
    Media Sensor: Out Of Paper Sensor
    Media Thickness: 3.9 mil
    Label Core Size: 3.3" (83 mm)
    Power Description
    Input Voltage: 110 V AC, 220 V AC
    Physical Characteristics
    Form Factor: Desktop
    Color: Black
    Height: 4.1" (105 mm)
    Width: 4.2" (106 mm)
    Depth: 7.1" (180 mm)
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