Side-by-Side Comparison: DuraLabel Kodiak vs. BBP®85

Get a side-by-side look at two popular multicolor, large-format thermal transfer industrial sign and label printers: DuraLabel Kodiak by Graphic Products (released in 2017) and BBP®85 by Brady (released in 2012). Graphic Products takes it a step further. We encourage you to expand possibilities and output with Kodiak using supplies that better fit your needs, free built-in software and technical support for life, separating us from our competitors.


Features DuraLabel Kodiak Brady BBP®85
Retail Price $3,995 $3,995
Rating 4.7/5
Mode of Operation Standalone & PC Standalone & PC
Screen Size 9" diagonal 7" diagonal
Technical Support FREE Fee-based
Warranty 5 years 5 years
Print Resolution 300 dpi 300 dpi
Software LabelForge PRO included FREE
(pre-loaded - no setup required)
Brady® Workstation (up to $949.99 for single license), MarkWare™ (discontinued)
Vinyl Supplies 100+ colors 40+ colors
Specialty Supplies 40+ types & 11 die-cuts 30 types & 26 die-cuts
Max. Media Length 50 feet 50 feet
Max. Ribbon Length 361 feet 200 feet
Min. Print Length 1 inch 2 inches
Max. Print Length 8.3 feet 16.7 feet
Max. Print Speed 2 ips 1 ips
Number of Symbols 1,414 664
Memory 2 GB 64 MB
Sensor Types Die Cut & Notched Notched

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Printer Supply Comparison

Vinyl Comparison

Take advantage of over 40 types of Kodiak supplies. No matter the surface or environment, our supplies are made to last in all kinds of industrial conditions.
Roll Width Kodiak BBP®85 Savings/Ft*
10" $5.02 $6.38 $1.36
8" $4.30 $6.08 $1.78
7" $4.10 $5.18 $1.08
6" $3.58 $4.95 $1.37
4" $2.29 $3.53 $1.24
*Price/printed ft.Brady® widths may differ slightly.
9.75"x12" Custom
Kodiak BBP®85
Labels/roll 50 50
$/printed roll $251.18 $318.96
$/label $5.02 $6.38
9.75"x12" (2-color)
Kodiak BBP®85
Labels/roll 50 50
$/printed roll $288.02 $391.29
$/label $5.76 $7.83
9"x12" Phosphorescent
Kodiak BBP®85
Labels/roll 50 33
$/printed roll $534.18 $498.80
$/label $10.68 $15.12

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