A family of inkjet and laser printers are manufactured by NIS. They are available in support of highly rugged and MIL-grade applications, and are used in a wide variety of industrial applications to include ground mobile vehicles, portable shelters and on flight vehicles. These applications require high availability and must overcome challenging environmental conditions.

Inkjet Printers
Laser Printers
Industrial Enclosure
Mounting Options

Table top

  • Available on all printer models
  • Mounting points on bottom of printer utilize threaded captive nuts for ease of installation
  • Rubber feet supplied optionally
  • Mounting hardware sized appropriately for crash hazard and high shock

Tabletop mounted rugged printer


  • Available on all printer models except 1150 and 1250
  • EIA-310-D compliant
  • Readily available rack slide models used available in varying lengths

Rackmounted rugged printer

Shock Tray

  • Available on all printer models except 1100
  • ARINC style spring loaded dagger pins, j hooks, and self-locking front retainers used
  • NIS exclusive light weight carbon fiber shock trays also available with up 50% weight savings

Shock tray mounted rugged printer

Customized mounting including customer specific mounting trays and devices are available for all models. Contact NIS for more information.

Power Input Options
110-220VAC @ 50/60 Hz Standard power input for all Inkjet printer models
1100    1150    1250
110VAC @ 60Hz Standard power input for all Laser printer models
1300    1401    1500
220VAC @ 50Hz Standard option for all Laser printer models
1300     1401    1500
10-36VDC Standard option for all inkjet printer models
1100    1150    1250
18-32VDC Standard option for laser printer models. Requires external inverter.
1300    1401
Aircraft 47-440Hz Limited availability, contact NIS for more information
1150    1250

NIS can develop custom power solutions in collaboration with parent company Technology Dynamics, Inc and are available for all models. Contact NIS for more information.

Heater Options
100W Heater
  • Available as an option on all printer models excluding the 1100.
  • Capable of operating printers at -20°C to -40°C
Common Specifications (abbreviated)

The specifications listed are the minimum met by all printers. Please visit individual product pages to see which models exceed these specifications. All “rugged” printers are designed to meet specs while “MIL-SPEC” printers have been tested to the following standards.

The Model 1500 Industrial enclosure is a unique product developed for the Industrial marketplace and therefore does not meet Military standards.

  • MIL-STD-810F
  • Temperature ranges vary by model and if heater option is selected
  • MIL-STD-810F / RTCA/DO-160F
  • MIL-STD-810F, -1,500 to 15,000ft (operating)
  • MIL-STD-810F, -1,500 to 40,000ft. (non-operating)
  • MIL-STD-810F
  • MIL-STD-810F14
Bench Handling
  • MIL-STD-810F
  • MIL-STD-810F
  • 0° to 30° in any axis
  • MIL-STD-461E
  • MIL-STD-1686A
Sand / Dust
  • MIL-STD-810F
  • MIL-STD-810F
  • MIL-STD-464
Standard Connectors
Power Input (J1): MS3472W12-3PY
USB 2.0 (J2): USBFTV2PE1G w/ dust cap
Ethernet (J3): RJFTV21G w/ dust cap

Standard Connectors

Custom connectors including commercial grade panel mount available upon request