Boarding pass and baggage tag printer with strong autocutter

TK302III Metal is the heavy-duty ATB and BTP AEA CUTE and CUPPS version combined autocutter printer with excellent reliability and highest flexibility through unique options like RFID, ATB vertical metal Tray with motorized ejector. Specially designed for sites with high volume of passengers per year and legacy ATB tickets. TK302III Metal is a dual printer, and using the same firmware can work as both ATB or as a BTP device. AEA NATIVE proven firmware allows smooth integration in any software architecture without needing unnecessary driver or additional software layer. The TK302III Metal printer is built with a powerful processor inside and shares the same firmware with the TK202 BTP model. Ethernet, RS232 and USB interfaces ensure the easiest and most flexible integration in any airport. LCD full display always providing full readability also under strong ambients light. The strong auto cutter is built for lasting 7 years. Other than the most common sensors it's equipped with the new VeriNotch mobile sensors able to detect the black mark or the transparent gap of any paper media. The optional Multi Feeder allows to handle different ATB media like “economy class”, “first class” and “business class”.


  • Heavy duty autocutter
  • BPP and BTP all-in-one
  • CUPPS compliant native AEA support
  • High speeds up to 200mm/sec
  • Interface: USB, RS232 and Ethernet
  • Automatic ticket length detection
  • Multibin option for handling 3 boarding passes
  • High quality printing head for clear prints
  • Dot-saving function
  • Highly reliable and sturdy
  • Flat paper roll holder
  • Full paper auto-loading without paper wasting
  • Ejector
  • PrinterSet




  • 1D and 2D IATA barcode printing: UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN13, EAN8, CODE39, ITF, CODABAR, CODE93, CODE128, CODE32, PDF417, DATAMATRIX, AZTEC, QR CODE
  • Serial/USB/Ethernet interface
  • Sensors: Adjustable top and bottom VeriNotch, ticket presence, ticket out, near paper end (optional), printing head temperature, open cover
  • The external power supply adapter can be removed to improve installation flexibility


  • Version with UHF RFID available
  • Roll holder
  • Stacker


Technical sheet

Printing Method Thermal with fixed head
Number of dots 8 dots / mm
Resolution 203dpi
Printing speed (mm/sec) 200mm/s
Character set Latin, Cyrillic, Chinese
Paper width from 20mm to 82.5mm (2mm step)
Paper weight from 80 to 255 g/m²
Emulation upps compliant native AEA support
Interfaces RS232 / USB / ETHERNET
Data Buffer 64 KB
Flash Memory 16 MB
Drivers Windows® (32/64 bit) – only on request WHQL and silent installation;
Linux (32/64 bit); 
Virtual COM (Linux or Windows 32/64 bit);
Power supply 24 Vcc ± 10%; Auto Range, 90-132 Vca & 190-264 Vca
Medium consumption 0.8A  (12,5% dots turned on)
Head Life 100Km /100M pulses
MCBF over 2,000,000 cuts
Dimensions ATB with vertical metal tray: W 170 mm x L 355,1 mm x H 214,1;
Box: W 300 mm x L 510 mm x 250 H
Weight 9,5 Kg





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