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Zebra ZD510HC wristband printer

Wristband Printer | Zebra ZD510-HC

The ZD510-HC Wristband Printing solution combines the reliable ZD510-HC direct thermal printer with easy-to-load cartridges containing the only antimicrobial-coated wristbands on the market – Zebra’s Z-Band® wristbands. You get dependable wristband printing that increases patient safety and staff productivity.

The ZD510-HC is the easiest wristband printer to use on the market. Just insert the wristband cartridge containing Zebra Z-Band wristbands and print. The smartchip in each cartridge allows automatic calibration.

The printer’s disinfectant-ready UV-resistant housing is designed to handle regular sanitising with harsh chemicals and UV light, helping prevent the spread of germs and increase patient safety.

Zebra Z-Bands

These antimicrobial-coated wristbands are proven to withstand water, soap, foams, alcohol and other common solvents found in healthcare.Z-Bands are two to six times more durable than leading competitors after repeated exposure to common hand sanitizers.1


  • Fast loading wristband cartridge
5 in. W x 7 in. H* x 9.5 in. D
127 mm W x 178 mm H* x 242 mm D
* Requires 6 in./153 mm clearance above printer to load cartridge
  • Multiple connectivity options
  • Compatible with leading Admission, Discharge and Transfer Systems.
  • Direct thermal printing of barcodes, text and graphics
  • 512 MB Flash memory
Printer specifications:

Maximum print length: 22 in./558 mm

Minimum Print Length: 3 in./76 mm

Print Widths: 19.05 mm, 25.4 mm, 30.16 mm

Resolution: 300 dpi/12 dots per mm


  • Odometre for print-length tracking
  • Tool-less printhead and platen replacement
  • Illuminated media low/media out indicator

1. For more details on the durability laboratory testing performed, please download our white paper on titled “Laboratory Testing: Zebra’s Z-Band Direct Thermal Antimicrobial Wristbands.”

Downloads and Links:

Product Sheets: ZD510-HC Specification Sheet
Zebra Healthcare Solutions Guide
Sanitising Zebra Devices
Gallery: HPA Installations