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Barry Scott


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« on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 01:03:28 »

I'm trying to find out what type of printer can print onto rolls of tokens, does anyone know please?

And by rolls of tokens, I mean like these:



Many thanks!
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« Reply #1 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 08:56:42 »

I'm trying to find out what type of printer can print onto rolls of tokens, does anyone know please?

And by rolls of tokens, I mean like these:



Many thanks!
Look a bit like a traditional Edmondson railway ticket?
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« Reply #2 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 09:30:22 »

I'm trying to find out what type of printer can print onto rolls of tokens, does anyone know please?

And by rolls of tokens, I mean like these:



Many thanks!

I know this little hustle.

You're going to visit various bowing allies with arcades and claim those impossible to win you model Ferraris and other assorted prizes using said tokens.

The jig is up Barry Scott, if that is your real name.........................
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« Reply #3 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 10:04:22 »

I reckon its a colour printer you need.
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« Reply #4 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 10:18:55 »

http://www.ebay.co.uk/sch/i.html?&_from=R40&_trksid=p4712.m570.l1313.TR0.TRC0.H0.Xraffle%20tickets%20roll.TRS0&_nkw=raffle%20tickets%20roll
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« Reply #5 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 11:30:39 »

I have asked a couple of people who I know working on preserved railway lines how they source/print theirs?
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« Reply #6 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 13:45:03 »

Thanks all,
I know this little hustle.

You're going to visit various bowing allies with arcades and claim those impossible to win you model Ferraris and other assorted prizes using said tokens.

The jig is up Barry Scott, if that is your real name.........................



I reckon its a colour printer you need.

Thanks B.O. Your help really is peerless.  Grin

I have asked a couple of people who I know working on preserved railway lines how they source/print theirs?

Thanks, Horlock. I'm presuming they buy them printed, bit any help is welcomed as it's hard to find a search term for this.
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« Reply #7 on: Thursday, March 9, 2017, 14:03:57 »

Something like this mate?

Continous ticket printer.

http://www.thebarcodewarehouse.co.uk/barcode-printers-label-printers/ticket-printers/star-TSP1000/
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« Reply #8 on: Friday, March 10, 2017, 17:51:42 »


Thanks JJ.

My gut says that's not what's required, but I'll give them a call anyway. They might be able to point me in the right direction.
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« Reply #9 on: Friday, March 10, 2017, 18:44:13 »

Thanks JJ.

My gut says that's not what's required, but I'll give them a call anyway. They might be able to point me in the right direction.
It does seem a little overkill if you arent doing huge quantities mate, is it worth using one of the printing companies to tender it with, they can do small runs fairly cheaply.
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