Datacard® PB1000L Passport Issuance System

Ideal for consulates, embassies or distributed issuance.

The PB1000L passport issuance system uses state-of-the-art fiber laser technology to deliver high-speed, high-quality laser imaging of polycarbonate passport data pages.


PB1000L Passport Issuance System
  • Forensically identical output to the Datacard® PB6500™ passport issuance system
  • Premium-quality laser marking technology
  • Optional chip encoding is compatible with chips from a wide range of manufacturers
  • Long life laser diodes reduce maintenance costs because they last more than 100,000 cycles - over ten times longer than traditional DPSS lasers
  • No compressed air or cooling water is required for system operation
  • Sub-components can be replaced independently, without needing to exchange the entire system
  • Laser setup and adjustment requires only basic measuring tools

Measurable Benefits

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System Controller Hardware and Software

The PB1000L uses identical software, hardware, data input, job setups, passport layouts, production environment, and audit/reconciliation management that is used by the PB6500 system.

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Passport Chip Encoding

The system architecture supports chip encoding of a chip located in the back cover, front cover or data page.

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Laser Engraving

Engraves photos, logos, tilted images (CLI, MLI, 3D photos), text, and bar codes, as well as laser ablated images and a wide variety of security features on the polycarbonate data page with speed and precision.

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Physical and Logical Security

The PB1000L offers multiple lines of defense to help reduce the risk of fraud and theft. Logical safeguards protect passport holder data, while physical security features limit access to the system controller, blank booklet stock, supplies, and fully-personalized passports.

Technical Support

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For immediate assistance Entrust Datacard has Customer Care Centers that are available to serve customers in the Americas, EMEA, and Asia Pacific regions.

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