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M511 Portable Bluetooth Label Printer

M511 Portable Bluetooth Label Printer

M511 Portable Bluetooth Label Printer
A label printer on a table indoors in a production facility. A person sitting at the table holds a labeled wire.
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A label printer on a table besides small machinery parts. A pipe marker is partially printed.
M511 Portable Bluetooth Label Printer 1
M511 Portable Bluetooth Label Printer

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Work smarter. Label larger with the M511. Print bigger, clearer messages. Go edge to edge. Design and print on the fly, or a PC. Plus, share files, import data and connect up to 5 users simultaneously.

  • Ideal for larger applications – print up to 1.5" labels
  • Less waste – go edge to edge with text, graphics and barcodes
  • Longer battery life with an internal Li-ION battery – 8+ hours of work; 1,000 labels on a single charge
  • More durable – resists 6’ drops, shocks, 250-pound crushes and blowing sand and dust (MIL-STD-810G)
  • Prints anywhere – Bluetooth 5.0 (65’ range); connects up to 5 users simultaneously
  • Uses label creation software – Express Labels app via Bluetooth on a phone/tablet; Brady Workstation on a PC
  • Saves time; saves space – features an auto label cutter and prints upright or on its side


Key Characteristics

Key Characteristics Product Number 170969
UPC 888434620557
UOM Each
Trade Name M511
Brand Name Brady®
Country of Origin Malaysia
HTS Code (Harmonized Tariff Schedule) 8443.32.1050
ECCN (Export Commodity Control Number) EAR99


Dimensions Dimensions 3.6 in H x 6 in W x 6.4 in D
Height 3.6 in
Width 6 in
Depth 6.4 in
Weight 2.646 lb

Material Characteristics

Material Characteristics Color Yellow, Black

Product Features

Product Features Application Asset Tracking, Circuit Board Labeling, Component and Equipment Labeling, Data and Telecommunications Labeling, Electrical Labeling, Facility Identification, General Identification, Inventory and Inspection Labeling, Laboratory Labeling, Lean and 5S Labeling, Safety Identification, Warehouse Marking, Wire and Cable Labeling
Shipped With Battery Yes
How Is Battery Shipped Shipped installed in equipment
Battery mAh Rating 2450 mAh
Built-In Label Wizards Breaker Box, Flags, General, Patch Panel, Pipe Marker, Safety, Sleeves, Slide, Terminal Block, Tube, Vial, Wire Wrap
Connectivity Options Bluetooth® 5 Low Energy (class II)
Cutter Type Auto Cutter
Display Type None
Keyboard Type None
Memory Memory via connected mobile device
Device Connectivity Mobile device connected, PC connected
Stand Alone Printing Mobile device connected, PC connected
Number of Symbols Dependant on software
Plug Type US
Power Supply Voltage 110 - 240 V
Auto Shut-Off / Power Conserve User Configurable, Yes
Recharge Time 2.5 hours
Special Characters Quantity Determined by software
User Interface Type Mobile device, PC
Battery Type Internal, not removable, Lithium-ion Battery

Printing Specifications

Printing Specifications Barcode Symbologies - 2D Data Matrix, More through Brady Workstation, More through software, PDF417, QR code
Barcode Symbologies - Linear Code 128, Code 128A, Code 128B, Code 128C, Code 39, Code 39 Full ASCII, Code 93, Code 93 Full ASCII, EAN-13, EAN-13 Extension 2, EAN-13 Extension 5, EAN-8, EAN-8 Extension 2, EAN-8 Extension 5, GS1-128, HIBC, Interleaved 2 of 5, JAN-13, JAN-8, UPC-A, UPC-E
Calibration Required? Automated through Smart Cell
Color Printing Capability Single Color
Font Sizes 4 - 150 pt
Font Styles Determined by software
Label Retention Feature Yes
Maximum Labels per Day 1000
Maximum Print Speed 1.33 in/s
Minimum Label Length 0.240 in
Print Resolution 300 dpi
Minimum Liner Width 0.813 in
Print Technology Thermal Transfer
On Screen Indicators Error Messaging
Device Indicators Bluetooth indicating lights: pulsing blue = broadcasting signal; solid blue = device connected or paired, LEDs indicating battery life
Device Drop Test & Durability Resistant to 250-lb crushes, Resistant to 6-foot drops, Resistant to military-grade shocks (MIL-STD-810G), Sand & Dust


Compatibility Compatible Media M4-, M4C-, M5-, M5C-
Label Material Types BradyGrip® Polyester, FreezerBondz™ Polyester, Heat-shrink Polyolefin, Metallized Polyester, Nylon Cloth, Polyester, Polypropylene, Reflective Tape, Self-laminating Polyester, Self-laminating Vinyl, StainerBondz™ Polyester, Tamper-resistant Vinyl, Vinyl, Vinyl Cloth, Water Dissolvable Paper
Continuous & Die-Cut Materials Supported Continuous and Die-cut
Custom Labels Available No
Maximum Label/Tape Width 1.5 in
Maximum Print Width 1.44 in
Maximum Printed Label Length 39 in
Maximum Liner Width 1.8 in
Phones & Tablets Supported Android devices with Android OS 6+, iPhone 5S or newer with iOS 10+
Software Compatibility Brady Workstation, Express Labels Mobile App, Windows based driver for 3rd party software use
Languages Available Arabic (Egypt), Bahasa (Indonesian), Bahasa Malay, Bulgarian, Chinese (Traditional and Simplified), Croatian, Czech, Danish, Dutch, English (US), Estonian, Finnish, French (France), German, Hebrew, Hungarian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Norwegian, Polish, Portuguese (Portugal), Romanian, Russian, Slovak, Slovenian, Spanish (universal), Swedish, Thai, Turkish, Vietnamese

What's Included

What's Included Includes (1) Brady Workstaion Basic Desgin Suite, (1) Indoor/Outdoor Vinyl Label Cartridge (M5C-1500-595-WT-BK), (1) M211 M511 AC Adapter (M211-M511-AC), (1) M511 Printer, (1) Quick Start Guide
Warranty (North America) 2 Years


Compliance UNSPSC 45101520
RoHS Compliance Status Compliant with Directive 2011/65/EU and 2015/863