Citizen - LT-286 Thermal
Printer Mechanism

The Citizen LT-286 printer mechanism is a small, quiet and inexpensive thermal printer, appropriate for label, receipt, coupon, or ticket printing for use in delivery, kitchen and retail environments.


  • Line thermal print mechanism
  • Compact design
  • High-speed printing
  • High-resolution
  • High-reliability
  • Bar code printing
  • 48mm print width
  • Optional paper cutter
  • 12 Months Warranty


Physical CharacteristicsDimensions75 mm (w) x56 mm (d) x21 mm (h)
Weight 85g
EnvironmentalOperating Temperature5 - 45C
Operating Humidity35 - 85% (Non Condensing)
Storage Temperature-20 - 60C
Storage Humidity10 - 90%
ElectricalRequired Power Input5V DC
Current: Head3.3A Max.
Current: Motor1.25A Max.
InterfaceControl BoardBD2-2860
Printing SpecificationsPrint MethodLine Thermal Dot Printing
Print Width 48mm, 384 dots
Print SpeedMax. 40mm/sec
Dot Pitch 8 dots/mm
Paper SpecificationsRoll Width58 mm
Cutter Option ACS-224
Ordering Information and Pricing
Part Number Model Number Description RRP
[A] LT-286 Printer Mechanism
[B] LT-286 Controller
1-9010-050-4 BD2-3800 Control Board, RS232 and Parallel for LT-380 $297.00 U3
[C] LT-286 Cutter
1-8069-010-7 ACS224P Auto Cutter, Sliding for LT286 Partial Cut $90.20 U1
[D] Consumables
9-9057-540-3 PR5740T/50 Thermal Paper Roll 57mm(w) x 40mm(d) (pk 50) $70.40 A4
9-9057-541-0 PR5740T/10 Thermal Paper Roll 57mm(w) x 40mm(d) (Pk 10) $11.00 A4