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Magicard Printers - Rio2



The high-security Magicard Rio 2 prints a fully customizable HoloKote® card watermark. This professional ID card printer is designed to handle all volumes of card throughput.

Key Benefits

-Secure Custom HoloKote™ watermark.
-Evolutionary Has all Rio 1 features and more.
-Flexible Ethernet, USB, parallel.
-Smart New design and LCD display.
-Tough 2 year warranty with free loaner.
-Tango 2 Double-sided version available


Ultra's patented HoloKote® ensures cards cannot be cloned. This special feature automatically prints a high security watermark into the overcoat panel during the print cycle without incurring extra consumables costs. With the Rio 2, the HoloKote® pattern can be customized to your logo and text.

HoloPatch™ works with HoloKote® to produce a highly-visible gold seal on the card, printed using special card stock.

2 Year Warranty
Full two year UltraCoverPlus™ warranty with no hassle printhead and loaner cover in North America and EU.

Full Bleed
High quality 300dpi images, with true colors, right to the edge of the card.

Print Speed

Color 20 seconds a side. Mono 6 seconds.

Card Security

HoloKote® anti-copying watermark across entire face of card.


12 months. (in North America and the EU, the Rio 2 and Tango 2 also come bundled with two years FREE UltraCoverplus® warranty which includes full printhead cover and free loaner service).

Printer Interfaces

Parallel and USB interfaces. Optional Ethernet.

Software Drivers

Windows 98, ME, NT4, 2000, XP drivers all supplied with printer.

Dye Film

LC1 : YMCKO 5 panel dye film 350 images per roll (Part No. M9005-751).
LC3 : Monochrome resin black 1000 images per roll (Part No. M9005-753).
LC6 : KO 2 panel dyefilm (black and overcoat) 600 images per roll (Part No. M9005-746).
LC8 : YMCKOK 6 panel dye film 300 images - Tango 2 only - (Part No. M9005-758).
Range of color ribbons (red, blue, green, gold, silver or white) 1000 images per roll.

Card Types

PVC ISO CR80 sized cards. Magnetic stripe, contactless (proximity), smart, adhesive backed and HoloPatch cards available.

Card Thickness

0.015" to 0.063" (0.38mm to 1.6mm).

Card Capacity

100 cards feed hopper, 50 cards output stacker.

Power Source

Internal power supply 90-265V 47-63Hz autoranging.


Using externally fed T-card plus replaceable cleaning roller.


Rio 2: 15.8lbs (7.2kg) Tango 2: 18.3lbs (8.3kg).


Sheltered Office environment 50ºF to 85ºF (10ºC to 30ºC).

Dimensions - Rio 2

7.6"width x 9.15" height x 14.55" length (193.5 mm width x 232.5 mm height x 369.5 mm length) including hopper and stacker.

Dimensions - Tango 2:

7.6"width x 9.15" height x 18.58" length (193.5 mm width x 232.5 mm height x 471.1 mm length) including hopper and stacker.



Optional Custom Key™ prints a customer specific graphics and text watermark into the card overcoat across the entire card face. Can also be used with HoloPatch™ cards.

Magstripe Encoder

Optional HiCo/LoCo Magstripe encoder ISO Std. 7811 and customer formats - can be combined with chip encoder.

Smart Card Encoder

Optional chip contact programming facility for smart cards.

Contactless Card Encoder

Mifare, HID i-Class, Inside Technologies, Tag-It options available.

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