Excerpt: This is one of the best products you can buy, when labeling communication stations, patch panels, cable and communication racks. I have used other labeling products before. They do not compare to DYMO Rhino 5200 Label Maker. If you want a truly great label marker, buy this product!
Excerpt: Bought this as an open purchase for our small company, specifically for tagging IT equipment & various lines at the small businessess we support. It was a good choice - no complaints so far, easy to use, comes in it's own case.
Pros: Compact, Easy to Use, Quality Construction, Reliable
Summary: The 5200 with the hard case is a steal. WE PAID OVER $200.
Pros: This little guy does everything. It will Label wires, cables, make heat shrink labels, print barcodes, and has special features for labeling electrical panels, printing vertical or horizontal, making flags, or settings for data cables. Also lots of symbols and adjustable text sizes and styles. It...
Cons: Heat shrink labels are expensive at around $35.00 for one roll and prints 5ft of heatshrink labels. The flip side of that is no one said you had to use that feature.
Summary: Rhino 5200 is great for network and electrical panel labeling. The Polyester labels are very wear-resistant, but have a memory so aren't good for tight diameters. If you're labeling flat surfaces go with Polyester.