Mid Level, Dual-Sided Printer PVC card printer

nisca C-151

PRC-151 PVC card printer offers a small foot-print, 24-bit color, 256-Grayscale, security lamination, encoding options and prints at the astounding speed of over 144* cards/hour! The PR-C151 has the same Nisca quality, manufactured in their ISO certified production facility. The printer offers brilliant 24-bit images printed on CR80 cards with thicknesses ranging from 20 mil – 50 mil (.25mm-1.27mm) (10 mil Special Order). The PR-C151 is available with options for MagStripe encoding and security lamination with the addition of the PR-L151 laminator.

  • Mid Level Printer
  • Dual Sided Printing
  • 24-bit color
  • Plastic card printing
  • Supports XP, Vista, Win 8 (32/64 bits), Win8.1
  • Optional lamination with the PR-L151 laminator.





Print Print Method Dye Sublimation Direct Print
Resolution 300 dpi
Input RGB 256 level
Output CMY 256 level
Printing Area Edge-to-Edge
Speed Single Side YMCK More than 2.4sec full color (144 cards/hr)
Double-Sided YMCK More than 5.6sec full color (60 cards/hr)
Capacity Feeder Capacity 100 cards (if card thickness is 0.76mm)
Card Exit Capacity 100 cards (if card thickness is 0.76mm)
Card Card thickness 20 mil – 50 mil (.25mm-1.27mm) 10 mil Special Order
Card Size CR80 (85.6cm x 54cm)
Card material PVC, PVC Composite
Display Display LCD Display Panel (with Backlight), LED, Operation Button
Size Dimensions 16.57(H) x 10.66(W) x 13.03(D) inches (421(H) x 271(W) x 331(D) mm)
Weight Less than 26.61 lbs. (13kg)
Power Power Source 90-125VAC 220-240VAC 50/60Hz
Power Consumption Less than 120 W
Temperature Operating Temperature 15 to 35°C – 20 to 80% humidity
Drivers I/F USB, Ethernet
Drivers XP, Vista, Win 8 (32/64 bits), Win8.1
Ribbon Ribbon Capacity 250 images / roll (YMCKO ribbon)
Ink Ribbon YMCKO, K
Agency Listing Agency Listing UL/CSA/CE/FCC
Life MTBF 100,000 prints
Warranty 2 years2
Other Memory Size 32MB
Options Encoder Mag Encoder
Contactless Encoder (Mifare, Legic, HD Prox, iCLASS)
Laminator NiSCA Dedicated Laminator


Summary of PR-C151 options:

  • Mag Encoder
  • Contactless Encoder (Mifare, Legic, HD Prox, iCLASS)
  • Nisca Dedicated Laminator
  • Prints high quality plastic id cards
  • Ultimate PVC printing solution



High speed lamination, quality and reliability, plastic card printing solutions

Nisca plastic card printer

The PR-L151 Heat Roller (laminator) is designed to easily attach. The unit offers high-speed lamination for standard CR-80 cards and offers a state-of-the-art RS-422 high-speed communication port interfaces with the printer and allows the printers firmware and driver to optimally configure the unit for a variety of laminate materials. Additionally, multiple PR-L151’s can be attached together and configured with one printer to apply different types of laminate materials to a card. This solution offers the utmost in security and protection for your applications.





Printing System Heat transfer printing
Print media PVC
Media size CR-80 (54x86mm)
Print area Entire card surface
Printing speed 30sec max
Transfer ribbon Team NiSCA protective/holographic material
Communication RS422, printer to heat roller
Power source ACPower source-AC100/120v 50/60Hz.
Dimensions 400 x 180 x 300mm (h x w x l)
Weight 10kg max


Custom holographic effects available:

  • Optical Variable Links:
  • Invisible UV fluorescent inks (short wave & long wave)
  • Dual UV fluorescent inks (one color short wave & different color long wave
  • Color shifting inks (inks change colors as document is tilted)
  • Energy converting inks
  • Optical Variable Devices:
  • Text effects: Micro, nano, fine line printing
  • Embedded hologram – invisible to the eye
  • Hidden images – required specific wavelength to display
  • Scrambled Indicia – requires custom lens over image to display
  • Image morphing & animation – images flipping, disappearing & reappearing

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