IS-280c Desktop Franking Machine

Why choose the IS-280c?

Access postage discounts with a franking machine

Cost control

Access Royal Mail postage discounts up to nearly 29% versus stamps on letters and packages 

efficient mail processing

Quick and accurate

Rate Wizard calculates the correct postage,based on envelope size, weight and post class

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Easy to use control panel with short cuts make it easy to slect the right franking class

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Customise your mail pieces with an image, logo or message using Neoslogan

Powerful performance with a compact design

Never run out of ink

Keeping your mail moving couldn’t be easier with Low Ink Email Alerts. In addition to email alerts, you can also sign up for our ink subscription service.

never run out of ink

Simple to use

The intuitive and user-friendly control panel makes IS-280c easy to use. Access the menu and recurring tasks using fewer clicks via shortcut keys.

IS-280c Franking Machine operation

Manage, track and control

Track postal expense by department or activity. The IS-280c features up to 10 accounts for postage expense reporting. Plus, accessing your Myquadient account allows you to see your postage expenses at a glance.

economical small business franking machine


A franked letter simply looks more professional. And you can opt to print a logo or marketing message on your envelopes to promote your business. Select from a library of over 100 images or create your own in minutes. The IS-280c can store up to 8 images with the click of a button.

Mail with a professional look


The IS-280c’s standard high-speed and secure LAN internet connection means you can enjoy fast and easy rate change updates, software downloads and funds resetting. Running securely via your internal network, the LAN connection eliminates the need for a traditional analogue phone line.

Connect your small business franking machine over LAN


Processing speed

Up to 18 lpm

Feeding capability


Weighing platform (integrated)

2kg standard, 3kg optional

Personalised text messages

10 custom

Rate wizard


Default rate settings


Job imprint memories


Account tracking

1 department standard; (up to 5 or 10 optional)

Rate shortcut keys


Envelope thickness

Up to 8mm

Envelope orientation

Landscape or portrait

Incoming mail date stamp


Low ink email alerts


4-digit PIN code

Up to 10, with optional account upgrade

Remote diagnostics


System Dimensions

Length x Depth x Height


316mm x 225mm x 194mm

IS-280 with integrated scale


Envelope maximum

12" x 15"


Ad slogans

Up to 10

USB memory key


External USB printer


Enhanced online reporting

Available with upgrade

Online postage usage reporting


Pay in arrears for postage


Scale upgrade

3 kg

What our customers are saying

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I no longer have to queue at the Post Office and work out what to pay. It’s cheaper, quicker and easier.

Marina Gower

Owner, Bow wow meow

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