Intermec - PB42 4"
Portable Printer

The Intermec PB42 is a four inch portable receipt printer designed use with applications that require a mobiile printing solution. The design of the PB42 ensures simple operation, including the use of the same battery as the CK60 mobile computer, simple paper installation and high visibility buttons and indicators. Frontloading batteries can be removed easily with one hand and a standard belt clip and hand strap add to the convenience of operation.


  • Lightweight, rugged, compact design
  • Integrated Bluetooth wireless printing
  • Dual Li-Ion Battery
  • Serial, USB, Bluetooth interfaces
  • High Visibility buttons and indicators
  • Ability to perform wireless printer status and configuration requests
  • Rated to withstand cold temperatures to -20 C
  • Fanfold paper load option
  • 12 Month Return to Base Warranty


Physical Characteristics
Width187.2 mm
Height180 mm
Depth79 mm
Weight1.36kg(with paper & batteries)
Environmental Specifications
Operating Temperature-20C to 50C
Storage Temperature-30C to 70C
Charging Temperature0C to 50C
Relative Humidity10% to 90%
Battery Type7.2V Ii-Ion x2
Battery Capacity2400 mAh each
Recharge Time3-4 hours
Printer Mechanism
Resolution203dpi (8 dots/mm)
Print Speedupto 50 mm/sec
Resident40 column, normal, bold, 80 column, normal, bold, 132 column, normal, bold
Media Specifications
Media TypeThermal Paper, one ply
Paper Width111.8 mm
Roll Diameter67 mm
Core Diameter19 mm
TetheredRS232C, USB
UntetheredBluetooth Class 1
Ordering Information and Pricing
Part Number Model Number Description RRP
[A] Intermec PB42 Portable Printer (Requires Power Supply)
PB42B0B110100P PB42-P Portable Printer Version (includes Hand Strap and Battery)
PB42B0B110101V PB42-V Vehicle Mount Version (does not include Battery)
[B] Accessories
318-015-002 PB42-BAT Battery Pack
Holders and Straps
074788 Strap, Shoulder
074789 Strap, Hand
074964 Belt Clip Assembly
825-170-001 Case
Power Supplies
851-082-003 Universal Power Supply, 12Vdc 50W output (requires CA199 power cable) For use on either the PB42 or Battery Charger
Power Cables
074866 Cigarette Lighte Power Adaptor
236-065-001 Cable, Vehicle Power
852-909-001 Cable, DC Power to Peripheral
2-5199-020-2 CA199 UMD AC (IEC) Power Cable 2m
Interface Cables
075497 Cable, Serial Data
321-611-102 UMD2-6270-020-5 UMD USB-A to USB-B Cable 2m
[C] Installation Kits
225-708-001 Vehicle Dock, with RAM mounting (secure cradle to vehicle)
225-721-001 Vehicle Dock, without RAM mounting
[D] Peripheral - Battery Chargers
270-049-001 AC10 Quad Battery Charger (requires CA199 power cable)
[E] Consumables
9-9110-560-9 PR11060T/24 Thermal Paper Roll 110mm(w) x 60mm(d) (pk 24) 19mm core $116.60 C
9-7080-050-1 CA005 Clean-Penn (each) $11.00 U1