Conclusion: The Brother PT-9800PCN label printer can print plastic labels at widths up to 36 mm (roughly 1.4 inches) and can speed printing on a network by splitting the print job among multiple printers.
Pros: USB and Ethernet connector. Automatic cutter. Prints on laminated labels up to 36 mm (roughly 1.4 inches) wide.
Cons: Tape cartridges are labeled with different sizes than the printing program lists as choices.