Dascom T2540 Dot Matrix Printer


Dascom T2540 Printer
Dascom T2540 Printer
T2540/9 Dot Matrix Multiform Impact Printer
2540/9 043441 (New)

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T2540/24 Dot Matrix Multiform Impact Printer
2540/24 043442 (New)

2540/24 & 2540/9 Dot Matrix Printers
  • Print speeds up to 576 cps
  • Tractor feed and Manual insertion; ideal for invoices, reports, general office documents
  • Reliable and durable
  • USB and Parallel standard. Optional integrated Ethernet (10/100BaseT) and RS232 Serial available
  • Quick change, long life ribbon
  • Fast, high-quality flexible printing optimized for your Demand Document environment.
    Ideally suited for a wide range of printing applications using multipart forms, single sheets and labels, with zero tear capability.

    Matching Your Needs
    In single or multi-user environments, the wide-carriage 2540 is ideal for use in a broad range of industries, from banking, pharmacy, healthcare, education, customer service and retail transactions.

    Getting Your Job Done On Time
    At speeds of up to 576 characters per second in draft mode, the 2540 saves time in your printing operation.

    Excellent Print Quality
    The 24-wire print head produces clear, crisp text and graphics output, while the 9 pin print head provides compatibility with existing emulations where required.

    Compatible with IBM Proprinter, Epson ESC/P and Oki printer emulations. The wide variety of resident fonts and bar codes in the 2540 are easily selectable to meet your application needs.

    Consumables for 2540
    Part NumberDescriptionEst. Life
    043446Ribbon cartridge, black (Multiple Order QTY: 6)8M Characters
    043446 Ribbon cartridge, black 8M Characters
    043446 Six-pack (New)

    Connectivity for 2540
    Part NumberDescription
    043444SERIAL IF RS232 2440/2540 OPTION
    043445ETHERNET 10/100 2440/2540 OPTION
    043555 TallyCom+ Ethernet 10/100
    Fully refurbished with 90-day warranty
    043445 043555B

    Print Speed
    9 wire printhead: At 10, 12 cpi; HS Draft: 533, 519 cps; Draft: 400, 396 cps; NLQ: 100, 100 cps; 24 wire printhead: At 10, 12 cpi: HS Draft: 480, 576 cps; Draft: 400, 480 cps; LQ: 133, 160 cps
    9 pin: Up to 144 x 240 dpi; 24 pin: Up to 360 x 360 dpi
    Character Density
    10, 12, 15 (half height), 15 (full height), 17.1, 20 cpi
    Line Density
    1, 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 lpi
    Printhead Life
    400 M impacts/wire
    Standard Connectivity
    Parallel (Bi-directional), USB 2.0
    Optional Connectivity
    Internal Ethernet 10/100baseT; Serial RS232
    Standard Emulation
    9 pin: IBM Proprinter XL, Epson ESC/P; Oki ML; 24 pin (both with Oki superset commands): IBM Proprinter XL24E, Epson ESC/P2 (both with Oki superset commands);
    9 pin: HS Draft, Draft, Courier, Quadrato, OCR-B, OCR-A; 24 pin: HS Draft, Draft, Roman, Sans Serif, Prestige, Script, Orator, Gothic, Souvenir, OCR-B, OCR-A, 10 barcodes for 9 + 24 pin machines
    Black Ribbon: 8 million characters
    STD Paper Handling
    STD Paper Handling Push or Pull tractor, friction for cut sheet, zero-tear with push tractor
    Number of Copies
    1 + 5 copies
    Paper Type
    Continuous forms and cut forms
    Paper Size
    3" to 16" wide; 76.2 to 406 mm wide
    Physical Weight
    18.6 lbs; 8.5 kg
    (HxWxD): 5.3 x 21.3 x 13.0; 135 x 541 x 330mm
    Power Voltage
    120V and 230V models
    Up to 20,000 pages per month
    Reliability MTBF
    15,000 hours
    Windows 9x/ME, 2000, 2003 Server, XP, Vista
    50F to 104F; +10C to +40C operating;-4 to 131 F;-20 to 55 C storage
    10% to 85% relative (non-condensing)
    Less than 52dBa Q mode, 55dB(A)
    NB: For OCR applications it is recommended that your readers are tested with print samples supplied by TallyGenicom 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 operating conditions.