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SP500 series

Highly Sophisticated, Entry-Level Receipt Printer

  • Receipt
  • Kitchen
  • Inspection Equip
  • MultiPly Form
  • 9-Pin Print Head
  • 2-byte Character
  • OPOS
  • Windows Driver
  • RS-232C Parallel
  • USB Ethernet


High speed, logic seeking printer
Wall mount option
Competitively priced with unmatched feature per cost ratio
Internal universal power supply
Drop-In and Insert” paper loading facility
Journal / Rewind option (must be fitted by supplier)
Adjustable 58 or 76mm paper widths
Emphasized font capabilities
Quality ticket output on media up to 0.10mm with 6 position Black Mark Sensor
Compact footprint with internal power supply and vertical operation
Spill proof design for bar / kitchen environments with cable and power switch cover
High reliability 22 million lines MCBF
Space saving vertical or horizontal operation


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Item SP512 / SP542
Print Method 9 pin Serial Dot Matrix
Print Direction Bi-directional, Logic Seeking
Number of Columns 40 col / 42 col / 35 col (76mm paper)
30 col / 32 col / 26 col (58mm paper)
Character Matrix 7 x 9 (half dot) / 5 x 9
Character Per Inch 16.9 CPI / 14.1 CPI
Line Spacing 1/6" (default), n/144" (programmable by command)
Character Size(mm) 1.2(W) x 2.42(H) / 1.5(W) x 2.42(H)
Print Speed Approx. 7.5 lps (16 col) or 4 lps ( 42 col, 16.9CPI)
Paper Feed Speed Approx. 33 lps (continuous feed)
Character Set 95 alphanumeric, 46 International, 128 x 40 graphic
Traditional Chinese,
Simplified Chinese [GB2312/GB18030], JIS
Ink Ribbon Type Cartridge cassette
Life RC200B (Black) 1.5 million
Paper Type Ordinary bond and carbonless copy paper
Width 76 ±0.5mm(3.0") or 57.5 ±0.5mm (2.25")
Diameter Max. 85 mm (3.35")
Thickness 0.07 ~ 0.10mm (single)
Copies 2 Ply-Original + 1, 0.05 - 0.08mm per ply, total less than 0.14
3 Ply-Original + 2, 0.05 - 0.08mm per ply, total less than 0.20
MCBF 22 Million Lines MCBF (except head life and auto cutter )
Print head life 100 Million characters
Auto-cutter Reliability 0.3 Million cuts
Control Code Star Mode, ESC/POSTM Emulation
Operating Conditions 0°C to 40°C
10% to 90% RH
(without condensation)
Storage Conditions -20°C to 70°C
5% to 95% RH
(at 40°C, without condensation)
Power Supply 100 to 240V AC, 50/60Hz
Consumption Current Conditions: Excluding perpheral unit driving
(Operating:Continuous ASCII printing-0.35A , Stand-by:0.12A)
Peripheral Driver 2 circuits, for driving solenoids etc. (24V max., 1A)
D.K.D. Function 1 compulsion input
Data Buffer 2 Kbyte or 256 byte
Program ROM Flash Memory
Interface Serial interface:RS-232C
Bidirectional parallel interface:IEEE1284 compatibility, nibble modes
Options Paper Near End Sensor
Paper Rewinder (journal roll) ­ Distributor Installation
Vertical Kit
Additional Feature Fiscal Memory (Space only)
Overall Dimensions 140(W) x 225(D) x 163(H) mm
Weight Tear Bar Model: Approx. 2.0kg
Auto-cutter Model: Approx. 2.2kg
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