Dascom 1318 Flatbed Dot Matrix Printer



Tally Dascom's 1318 flatbed serial dot matrix printer is a 9 pin, 80 column printer with USB and parallel interfaces as standard. The 1318 is ideal for front office applications in retail outlets, travel agents, train stations, banks and doctor's surgeries where space is limited.

With high quality output, an easy to use control panel and the option to use pre-cut or tractor fed paper, the 1318 is ideal for counter-top printing applications such as, tickets, receipts, forms and multipart documents.

The long life ribbon of the 1318 means fewer ribbon changes, less downtime and lower running costs.

With print speeds of 240 characters per second (cps) and flexible media handling it keeps transactions smooth and the user happy.

The 1318 is a reliable and easy to use printer, with low running costs and a space saving size.

Print Speed: 10 cpi: 240 cps (HSD), 180 cps (Draft), 45 cps (NLQ) 12 cpi: 216 cps (Draft). 54 cps (NLQ)
Print Method: Flatbed Serial Impact Dot Matrix
Resolution: Up to 144 x 240 dpi
Throughput (ECMA 132): 192 pages per hour
Character Density: 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi, Proportional Spacing
Line Density: 1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8 lpi
Printhead Life: 400 Million Strokes per pin
Memory: 64 Kb
Standard Connectivity: USB 2.0 and parallel (Bi-directional)
Standard Emulation: Epson (ESC P/2), IBM 2380+
Fonts: HS Draft, Draft, Quadrato, Courir. 8 Barcodes
Consumables: Black Ribbon: 7 million characters
Standard Paper Handling: Friction and push tractor
Number of Copies: Original +4 (5-part forms)
Paper Type: Cut sheet and continuous forms
Paper Weight: 52 - 100 gsm
Paper Size: 2.16" to 11.7" wide (Cut Sheet); 4.0" to 1.0" wide (Fanfold)
Physical Weight: Approximately 12.12lbs
Physical Size: (HxWxD): 7.99"x15.90"x12.68"
Power Voltage: 100-240 V
Power Consumption: <3.8 W in Standby, <28.8 W Printing
Power Frequency: 50 to 60 Hz
Workload: 10,000 hours
Drivers: Windows 2000, 2003 Server, XP, Vista, Windows 7
Temperature: 0C to +45C
Humidity: 10% to 80% (not condensing)
Acoustic: < 55 dB(A) (ISO 7779)
Warranty: 1 year return to depot

Note: NB: For OCR applications it is recommended that your readers are tested with print samples supplied by DASCOM prior to purchase. Paper is a highly variable medium and should be tested prior to purchase. The quoted consumable life is the average for the printer when used under normal operation conditions.