Evolis R3013 1/2 YMCKO Ribbon


Capacity: Up to 400 PRINTS/ ROLL
Compatibility: SECURION, QUANTUM2

Evolis High Trust® half panel color ribbons are suitable for identification cards featuring a
color ID photograph and some black resin printings (for text, logo or barcode).
These ribbons have the same specifications as the standard full panel YMCKO color ribbon
but the Yellow, Magenta and Cyan panels are half the length.
An advantageous cost per card regarding to the standard YMCKO color ribbon (40% less) when you personalize in
color just a part of a card.
Higher printing autonomy than the standard YMCKO color ribbon for less operator intervention.
All ribbons are formulated to produce sharp, bright images and clear text. The protective varnish allows a better
lifespan of your prints.
Tested and validated by Evolis R&D and Quality departments, these consumables bring you printing quality and

• For dye-sublimation and thermal transfer technologies
• For single side color printing
• Ribbon in PET with thin layer of specialized coatings. Very low concentration of colorant insoluble in water
• 5 panels
– Y, M, C – Yellow, Magenta, Cyan : 49 mm (1.93’’) length
– K, O – Black, Overlay : 98 mm (3.86’’) length
• The color-printed area length must not exceed 35 mm (1.37’’) and 54 mm (2.12’’) for the height, but can be placed
anywhere on the card
• Overlay thickness: 1.1 microns
• Printing lifespan: up to 3 years
• Compatible with PVC or composite cards
• Printing process: diffusion temperature above 50°C / 122°F

• Color Ribbon
• 5 panels (1/2 Yellow, 1/2 Magenta,
1/2 Cyan, Black, and Overlay)

The color picture length must not exceed 35mm (width) and 54mm (height) but can be placed anywhere on the
The black elements (texts, barcode, logo etc.) to be printed with the black panel have to be realized in real black
(RGB: 0,0,0). Otherwise, they will be printed with the YMC panels. These real black elements can be placed
anywhere on the card.

The RFID system allows the automatic ribbon recognition by the printer (improved user friendliness).
The EASY4PRO line consists of the removal of ribbon cassette. The Evolis Easy4pro ribbons are designed for card
printing professionals with high ribbon consumption who require compact consumables with a small footprint
These ribbons benefit from the same high level of quality as the standard Primacy consumable range and produce
sharp, bright images and clear text.

These ribbons shall be capable of functioning for up to 1 year after purchase if stored in a cool, dry environment
and having remained unopened from the original packaging. Temperature of storage must be between 5-25°C
(41 – 77°F) and at RH between 50-70%. Once opened these ribbons shall have a lifetime of 3 months if stored under
cool, dry conditions. For all these ribbons, avoid dust, direct sunlight, high humidity and high temperatures. Do not
place near solvent or other chemicals.