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I-O 8320 Internal Twinax for DFX5000+


The I-O 8320 Internal Printer Interface Card allows EPSON printers, including the DFX-5000+ and 8500,with a slot for optional interface cards (C82305/C82306)to be attached to an IBM AS/400 or System/3X host.

TheI-O 8320 offers true IBM printer emulations including 3812-1 (non-IPDS), 4214 and 5224. When using an EPSON laser printer with data or word processing applications, Computer Output Reduction (COR) and Automatic Page Orientation (APO) can be used to print reports on letter size paper.

The I-O Command Pass-ThruTM feature allows complete access to all user-programmable printer features. The printer sharing port on the interface card is auto-switching, offering intelligent Host/PC printer sharing and maximum printer flexibility.

IBM compatible printing, PLUS additional features provide significant cost savings over traditional twinax printing.

  • Attaches to AS/400 and System/3X
  • Supports AS/400 OfficeVision
  • Supports DisplayWrite/36 and Text Management/38
  • Supports IBM 5219 Emulation for Multiple Font Changes
  • IBM 3812-1 (non-IPDS) Computer Output Reduction (COR) and Auto Page Orientation (APO)
  • Supports 15 Languages
  • Auto DP ModeTM for Data Processing Reports
IBM CompatibilityComplete IBM compatibility for 3812-1 (non-IPDS), 5219, 4214-1, and 5224 printer emulations.
Easy InstallationHost configuration "on the fly" by using command streams to the printer. Push-button configuration allows setup of the interface without being connected to the host.
Host Download CommandsCommand streams can be embedded within a document or program.
EPSON Printer SupportSupports EPSON FX-870, 1170; DFX-5000+; LQ-570/570+, 870, 1070/1070+, 1170; DLQ-2000/3000; EPL-400, 41/42/4300, 5000, 52/5600, 8000, 8100, 9000, STYLUS 1000; SQ-870, 1170; Action Printer 5000/5000+, 5500, 8500 and Action Laser II, 1000, 15/1600.
Intelligent Host/PC SharingAttach a PC and a Host to the same printer. Automatically monitors both input lines for data and selects the next incoming stream without user intervention
I-O Command Pass-ThruTMAllows user access to all programmable printer functions.
Custom User StringAllows the user to assign commonly used printer commands to simple identifiers which can be sent to the printer prior to printing a document.
Cancel/No & Test/Yes Push Button optional manual response in push button setup mode