Resin Thermal Transfer is used when clear black text or sharp bar codes are needed on an id badge. In this process, the color is transferred to the card from the ribbon by a heated printhead.
This type of printing is read by bar code scanners that are infrared or visible light so it is often used to print bar codes on badges.
In this process, the ribbon’s color is transferred to the card from the ribbon by a heated printhead. This process of id card printing is much faster than that of regular dye sublimation printing. It is used to print single color plastic cards; most often the color of this printing is in black.