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Dascom LA550 Dot Matrix Printer

 
 
 
 


Dascom LA550N Printer
Dascom LA550W Printer
LA550N Printer
New
LA550N 901334 (New)
$999.00


LA550W Printer
Fully refurbished with 90-day warranty
LA550W 901335
$879.00


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LA550 Serial Matrix

The dependable LA550N and LA550W offer class-leading performance. Flat push tractors drive forms through a straight paper path, resulting in delivery of invoices, shipping bills, labels, and statements time after time. At up to 750 characters per second and with workloads to 26,000 pages per month, the LA550N and LA550W are ideal for tough, transaction printing. The LA550N and LA550W can be optionally configured with up to three input tractors.

From the small 80-column footprint of the LA550N to the 136-column capacity of the LA550W, their rugged design and quiet operation equip them for the warehouse, the shipping dock or the front desk. Back room durability combined with front-office 24-wire print quality and a variety of automated performance features make the LA550N and LA550W a serious solution for demand document pricing.

Exceptional Features

  • Print speeds up to 750 characters per second
  • 26,000 pages per month workload 80-column (small footprint) or 136-column configurations available
  • 15 industry standard bar codes resident including POSTNET
  • 24-pin print head produces excellent print quality

  • Versatile Forms Handling
  • Load up to three forms at once
  • Straight paper path for jam-free operation
  • Load up to 6-part forms on front tractors
  • Automatic gap adjustment and quick-tear

  • Ease of Use
  • Simple to operate control panel
  • Paper park for easy switching between forms
  • Quick and easy installation

  • The dependable LA550N and LA550W offer class-leading performance. Flat push tractors drive forms through a straight paper path, resulting in delivery of invoices, shipping bills, labels, and statements time after time. At up to 750 characters per second and with workloads to 26,000 pages per month, the LA550N and LA550W are ideal for tough, transaction printing. The LA550N and LA550W can be optionally configured with up to three input tractors.

    From the small 80-column footprint of the LA550N to the 136-column capacity of the LA550W, their rugged design and quiet operation equip them for the warehouse, the shipping dock or the front desk. Back room durability combined with front-office 24-wire print quality and a variety of automated performance features make the LA550N and LA550W a serious solution for demand document pricing.

    Print Speed
    At 10,12,15 cpi; Draft: 500, 600, 750; NLQ: 180, 220, 135; LQ: 90, 110, 135
    Print Method
    Serial Impact Dot Matrix (Bi-directional)
    Resolution
    graphic resolution maximum: 360 x 360 dpi
    Throughput
    430 pph (ECMA 132, draft)
    Character Density
    5, 6, 7.5, 8.6, 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi
    Line Density
    2, 3, 6, 8, 12 lpi
    Char. Sets
    256 characters, 20 international sets, IBM PC and Epson
    Printhead Type
    24-Wire
    Standard Connectivity
    Bi-directional Centronics Parallel and RS-232 Serial (auto-switching), DEC MMJ adapter included. 64K buffer.
    Optional Connectivity
    RS-422 Serial
    Standard Emulation
    DEC ANSI PPL2, IBM Proprinter XL24, Epson ESCP/2
    Fonts
    Draft, Copy Draft; NLQ and LQ: Courier, Roman, San Serif, Cyrillic, OCR A/B, 15 Bar codes & scalable LCP font (Accepts downloadable fonts in Epson and IBM XL24 format); Bar Codes:Code 2/5, Code EAN 8, Code EAN 13, Code UPCA, Code UPCE, Code Delta-Distance; Code 39, Codabar, Code BCD matrix, Code 11, Code MSI/modified Plessey, Code 128, & Code 128 EAN, POSTNET, LCP
    Consumables
    LA550N 3.6 million characters, LA550W 5.0 million characters
    STD Paper Handling
    Friction and push tractor, front feed (straight path for continuous forms and labels), auto paper load, auto quick tear, auto view, full paper parking, auto-gap adjustment (for forms thickness)
    Opt'l Paper Handling
    Supplemental push tractors (front and/or rear)
    Number of Copies
    Orig. +5 (front push tractors) without jamming; 3 forms at once and autoswitch between forms without operator intervention
    Paper Type
    Continuous feed, manual single cut sheet (front insertion)
    Paper Weight
    NA
    Paper Size
    LA550N: 3" 10" width; 3" - 22" length; LA550W: 3" - 16.5" width; 3" - 22" length
    Physical Weight
    LA550N: 29 lbs; LA550W: 35 lbs
    Physical Size
    LA550N: 16.7" x 11.8" x 15.7"; LA550W: 23.6" x 11.8" x 15.7"
    Power Voltage
    120V or 220-240V
    Power Frequency
    60 Hz or 50 Hz
    Power Consumption
    40 watts (operating); 15 watts (standby)
    Compliance
    Energy Star compliant, Ozone-free.
    Workload
    Up to 26,000 pages per month
    Reliability MTBF
    10,000 hours @ 100% duty cycle
    Drivers
    Windows 95, 98, 2000, XP, NT 4.0
    Temperature
    +10C to +35C
    Humidity
    20% - 80% (relative humidity)
    Acoustic
    53 dB (A)
    Warranty
    One Year Return To Depot.
    Option 1
    Supplemental push tractors, Ethernet 10/100.
    Note
    Parameter Selections: Front panel menu (32 character LCD) and host programmable (3 separate menu configurations can be stored for access through the interface). Exceeding the monthly duty cycle will not void the warranty if TallyGenicom consumables and maintenance kits are used.