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Evolis Badgy Photo ID System - Single-Sided - DISCONTINUED

Evolis Badgy Photo ID System - Single-Sided - DISCONTINUED

Item #: BDG101FRU

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The BDG101FRU Badgy System has been discontinued. Please see the new-and-improved Badgy200 System.
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  • Direct-to-card printer for printing single-sided cards when a low volume, low budget printing solution is needed
  • Printer features: easy to use, affordable supplies, includes everything you need to start an ID card program

What's In the Box:

  • Single-sided Evolis Badgy printer
  • YMCKO color ribbon
  • 100 20mil PVC cards
  • Cleaning kit
  • OfficeCard design software
  • Free access to online Badgy templates
  • USB cable & power supply
  • 1 year printer & printhead warranty

Evolis Badgy Printer Details

The Evolis Badgy card printing system is designed for low-volume card printing. It's ideal for entry-level card printing applications, offering an easy-to-use, budget-friendly means for beginners to begin printing their own ID cards.

  • Operate your printer with ease
    The Evolis BDG101FRU Badgy card printer is as easy to set up and run as a desktop office printer. With its four-light LED display guiding you along the way, you'll be printing cards in just minutes. The clamshell design provides easy access to printer functions, making ribbon changes and routing cleanings quick and easy.

  • Save money on supplies
    Your cost per card will be low - even at small quantities - due to Badgy color card printer's competitively priced color ribbons and PVC cards.

  • Design cards with the included ID software
    Access hundreds of free card design templates with the Evolis Badgy OfficeCard design software. Simply download a template from and begin customizing your cards with a logo, text, and photos.

  • ID card system training - Optional
    A training session with our in-house Technical Support team will get your new Evolis Badgy card system up and running in no time. Your training will be tailored around your specific printer and software, as well as the specific topics you would like assistance with. A typical system training session may cover topics such as:
    • ID card printer, software, and ID camera installation assistance
    • Importing or connecting software to ID database
    • Designing an ID card template
    • Printing ID cards

Evolis Badgy Printer Specifications

Evolis Badgy Card Printing System

Card Printing Capability: Single-sided printing
Color/Monochrome Printing Capability: Color printing only
Card Printing Speeds: 40 seconds per single-sided full-color (YMCKO) card
Card Hopper Capacity: 100-card input hopper
10-card output hopper
Accepted Card Size: CR80 - standard PVC or PET (CR80 is the size of a standard credit card)
Accepted Card Thickness: 20-30 mil
Interface: USB
Available Software Drivers: Microsoft® Windows® 2000, XP, Windows Server 2003, Vista 32- & 64-bit, Windows 7 - 32- & 64bit
Mac OS X v10.5 or later
Weight & Dimensions: 5.3 lbs (2.4 kg), 10.67'' x 6.54'' x 7.64'' (271mm x 166mm x 194mm)
Included with Printer:
  • YMCKO color ribbon
  • 100 20mil PVC cards
  • Cleaning kit
  • OfficeCard design software
  • Free access to online Badgy templates
  • USB cable & power supply
  • 1 year printer & printhead warranty

OfficeCard Software Specifications

Card Printing Capability: Full-color one-sided
Database Capability: Connects to Microsoft Excel datasheets
Encoding Options: 1-D (linear) barcodes

Printed Card Approximate Cost

  MSRP Our Price Your Savings Per Card
Single (YMCKO) CR8030 Cards $0.43 $0.39 $0.04
Single (YMCKO) CR8020 Cards $0.41 $0.36 $0.05

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