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AMT Datasouth Documax 5380


5380 - Small footprint 7 part forms printer

Full Performance in space saving size

This flat-bed, narrow carriage printer is ideal for consistent cut sheet and tractor-fed forms handling

Effective on the Job

  • Handles up to 7 part forms
  • Prints cut sheet forms up to 21" in length
  • 24-pin printhead, up to 360 cps print speed
  • Compact footprint requires less space
  • Easy load ribbon design

Cost Saving and Efficient

  • Zero tear-off design, no wasted forms
  • Automatic pin break compensation
  • Left edge paper sensing
  • Black mark sensing capability
  • Easy to use control panel


Models 5380 Standard Cut sheet front load, front or rear eject. Tractor feed rear load, front eject
Method Serial Impact dot-matrix, bi-directional and logic seeking
Speed Super Speed Draft 360 cps (12 cpi)
High Speed Draft 330 cps (12 cpi)
Letter-Quality 170 cps (12 cpi)
Pitches (cpi) 10, 12, 15, and Proportional
Line Feed Speed 4 inches per second
Fonts Draft, Roman, Sans Serif, Courier, Prestige, Script, Gothic, OCR-A, OCR-B, Orator
Graphics 360V x 360H
Print Width 80 columns (10 cpi)
Printhead Number of pins 24
Operator Panel 3 keys and 3 indicator lights
Bar Codes Code 3 of 9, Interleaved 2 of 5, Code 128, EAN-13, EAN-8, Matrix 2 of 5, Industry 2 of 5, NW-7
Buffer 132 K Bytes
Ribbon Life 4 million characters
Emulations Epson ESC/PK2, Okidata 5530SC
Interfaces Standard: Ethernet, USB, RS-232C Serial (25 pin)Option 1: USB, Serial RS-232c (25 pin), Parallel (IEEE 1284 NIBBLE)
Paper Handling Fanfold paper - rear push tractor
Paper: width 1.36 - 10"
Paper weight: 14 - 34 lbs (single paper)
11 - 15 lbs (multi-part, each page)
Paper thickness: Original + 6 copies
Maximum 0.021 inches Cut sheet or card stock - front load
Paper width: 2.75 - 10.12"
Paper length: 3.15 - 21.10"
Physical Height 6.61 in. (168 mm)
Width 14.57 in. (370 mm)
Depth 11.93 in. (303 mm)
Weight 10.6 lbs. (4.8 kg)
Electrical Power 120 vac
60 Hz
Noise <52 dBA
Power Consumption
Operation: 70W, Max 150W
Standby: 3.9W
Certifications UL, FCC Class B
Warranty One year, parts and labor, return to Depot