A Thermal Printer is a kind of printer that uses thermal materials to print information. Thermal printers are commonly used to print a variety of labels, paper, banners and flyers.
The main features of a thermal printer is the use of a thermal printer paper, which contains a thermal sensitive material. As the printer prints, the print head sublimates the heat-sensitive material by heating it to adhere to the printer paper. Thermal printers usually use acid inks or dyes to enhance the print.
The advantages of thermal printer is printing speed, and has good water and heat resistance. In addition, because thermal printers don't require a lot of electricity and chemicals, they are also an environmentally friendly way to print.