Awards Maker 400
On-the-Spot Recognition & Fundraising

Motivate students, teachers, and staff quickly and affordably.

The VariQuest® Visual Learning Tools provide innovative instructional support, giving students with diverse learning capabilities the tools to succeed. The specialized instructional solutions, like the Awards Maker™ here, combine visual and kinesthetic learning experiences, helping to facilitate information retention, student interest, and lateral thinking. VariQuest® Tools allow for a superior interactive classroom experience for both students and educators.
On-the-Spot Recognition
Reward students, teachers, staff, volunteers and parents more quickly, easily and affordably by creating customized bumper stickers, award plaques, trophy plates, and customized stickers just for them. The Awards Maker can print large and small quantities for flashcards, nametags, parking permits, and more. See examples on Pintrest & Twitter – @VariQuest!


Features
The Awards Maker™ serves as an on-the-spot recognition and fundraising tool. Using the durable thermal transfer printing, students, teachers, and staff can create customized award plaques, trophy plates, flashcards, name tags, parking permits, bumper stickers and more in a matter of seconds.


Save Time

Never worry about minimum order quantities, set-up fees or long lead times for the print shop.


Various Media

Sticker media and ribbons available in 11 bright colors, and in 3″ and 4″ widths.


200 DPI

No settings to adjust. Simply create and print.
Benefits

Motivate. Communicate. Fundraise.

With nearly 600 customizable templates and speedy durable thermal transfer printing, the Awards Maker makes it so much easier to create a motivational environment for teaching and learning.

  • Reinforce academic achievement and positive student behavior with custom award plaques and stickers
  • Help students retain key lessons on their own or in a group with customized flashcards
  • Create labels to mark areas of the school and directions

Use as a fundraising tool by creating and selling customized bumper stickers and award plaques. You’ll raise funds and school spirit!

Resources
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For service support, repair, and/or training, please contact us at (800) 722-6444 or ServiceDept@spinitar.com.

ADDITIONAL VARIQUEST RESOURCES

  • Reinforce academic achievement and positive student behavior with custom award plaques and stickers
  • Help students retain key lessons on their own or in a group with customized flashcards
  • Fundraise by creating and selling customized bumper stickers and award plaques. You will raise funds and school spirit!
  • Save money on creating award plaques in-house, rather than outsourcing
  • Create labels to mark areas of the school and directions
  • Print Speed: 2 seconds for 4" x 6" plaque sticker
  • Print Resolution: 200 DPI
  • Technical Specifications: USB Compatible/li>

Technical Documentation

For service support, repair, and/or training, please contact us at (800) 722-6444 or ServiceDept@spinitar.com.

Q: How quickly does the Awards Maker print?
A: Up to 3” per second! One 4”x 6” sticker takes about 2 seconds to print.

Q: What is the length of Awards Maker sticker media and ribbons?
A: Sticker media is 100’ long and ribbons are 290’ long.

Q: What is the average cost per finished plaque – including the sticker, ribbon and plaque?
A: A complete finished school award plaque costs just under $5.00.

Q: How do I load sticker media and ribbon into the Awards Maker?
A: Please see the Awards Maker 400 User's Guide.

Q: What’s the cost difference between printing my own student award plaque using the Awards Maker versus outsourcing?
A: The typical savings is 45% ($5.00 vs. $9.00). Please see the Awards Maker 400 output costs.

Q: How many plaques can I print with one roll of gold or silver media?
A: You can print up to 200 school award plaques with one roll of gold or silver media. Please see the Awards Maker 400 output costs.

Q: How many plaques can I print using one roll of black ribbon?
A: You can print up to 580 student award plaques with one roll of black ribbon. Please see the Awards Maker 400 output costs.

Q: What percentage of the Awards Maker templates can auto-populate my school’s name and mascot?
A: About 50%

Q: Will other sticker media and ribbons work in the Awards Maker?
A: No, sticker media and ribbons sold through your authorized VariQuest dealer are matched with the system to assure high-quality output from the Awards Maker.

Q: Can I print variable information, such as name lists and parking permit numbers?
A: Yes, the VariQuest Software has this built-in function.

Q: How can I adjust the heat/quality setting?
A: Typically, you will not need to adjust the setting manually because the optimum heat setting for each sticker type has already been set. Should you need to modify settings, you can easily adjust the “Print Density” setting on the “Print Preview” screen.

Q: How can I avoid blowing a fuse in the Awards Maker power supply?
A: Always remember to plug the power supply into the Awards Maker before plugging it into the wall outlet. Also, make sure to move the parallel clamps out of the way to avoid ashort in the power supply.

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