Brother PT-1290 Battery/AC Adapter
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Identification and Background ¶
Brother PT-1290 label maker has multiple labeling applications. Model Number can be found on back of device and was released in Sept. 2009. The P-Touch Model label maker features a 15-character LCD display, typewriter style keyboard and Auto Tape Detection feature that automatically recognizes the size of the installed tape cassette and adjusts the text to fit the label width. The "Deco Mode" key gives you access to 15, different pre-designed labels formats for creating decorative labels with different color fonts. Including professional layouts that accommodate 2 rows of text. Easily switch between 2 fonts - with the touch of a button. Also has built-in memory to store up to 9 of your most frequently used labels. The PT-1290 label maker prints labels up to 12mm wide on durable, "TZ" laminated tape. Operates on 6 "AAA" batteries or optional AC adapter (neither included).
P-Touch Model Features:
15 Deco Mode Patterns to create colorful and decorative labels
2 Professional Fonts
Prints labels up to 12mm wide on laminated “TZ” series tapes
Easy-view, 15-character LCD display
Professional Deco Mode layouts accommodate two rows of text
Prints 1 or 2 lines of text
6 Auto Formats and 7 Framing Options
Built-in memory, saves up to 9 of your favorite labels
Automatically adjusts text size based on tape width
Uses 6 “AAA” batteries or optional AC adapter (neither included)