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Model Number :
FX-890
Part #:
C11C524001

Description

Epson Dot Matrix Printer, 680 cps, 9-pin narrow carriage, up to 7 parts thick, four convenient paper paths, Parallel and USB 1.1 connections, plus a Type-B slot for optional interface cards, win95/98/NT4/ME/2000/XP

Street Price : $336
Status    :
Current Model
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Notes:

Printing Method

  • 9-pin, serial impact dot matrix

Print Direction

  • Bidirectional logic seeking for text and graphics printing. Unidirectional text or graphics printing can be selected using software commands.

Characters per Line

  • 80 characters @ 10 cpi

Print Speed

  • Ultra Speed Draft 680 cps (12 cpi); 566 cps (10 cpi)
  • High Speed Draft 559 cps (10 cpi)
  • Draft 419 cps (10 cpi)
  • Near Letter Quality 104 cps (10 cpi)
    (Note: Normal print speed is achieved when printer safety cover is fully closed)

Character Sets

  • 13 character tables
  • 13 international character sets

Resident Bitmapped Fonts

  • Ultra Speed Draft 10, 12 cpi
  • High Speed Draft 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi
  • Draft 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi
  • NLQ (Roman/Sans Serif) 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi, proportional

Bar Code Fonts

  • EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code 39, Code 128, POSTNET, Codabar (NW-7), Industrial 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5

Formatting

  • 1/6-inch or programmable in 1/432-inch increments
  • Line Spacing: 6 lines per inch default
  • (8 lpi option available on FX-890 Okidata Mode only)

Control Panel Functions

  • Font, pitch, pause, tear off, bin selection, line feed, form feed, load, eject, micro adjust, top-of-form adjustment, panel lockout, reset, menu, default setting selection

Paper Handling

Forms

  • Continuous multipart, original plus 6 carbonless copies, 1 + 6 copies with pull tractor, maximum thickness .018"

Width

  • Single sheets 3.9" to 10.1"
  • Continuous 4.0" to 10.0"
  • Cut-sheet feeder 7.2" to 8.5"

Length

  • Single sheets 3.9" to 14.3"
  • Continuous 4.0" to 22.0"
  • Cut-sheet feeder 10.1" to 14.0"

No. 6 envelopes

  • 6.5" x 3.6"

No. 10 envelopes

  • 9.5" x 4.1"

Labels

  • 2.5" x 0.94" (minimum)

Roll paper

  • 8.5" width

Paper Feed Speed

  • 62 millisecond per 1/6"
  • 5" per second continuous feed

Paper Path

  • Manual insertion Front or rear in, top out
  • Cut sheet feeder Top in, top out
  • Tractor Front, rear or bottom in, top out
  • Pull push tractor Front or rear in, top out

Hardware and Software Details

Software Drivers

  • Windows 95, 98, 2000, Me, XP and NT 4.0

Interface

  • Bidirectional Parallel (IEEE 1284 Nibble Mode supported)
  • USB 1.1
  • Type-B slot for optional interface cards

Input Buffer

  • 128KB

Printer Language

  • Epson ESC/P
  • IBM PPDS
  • Okidata Microline (FX-890 Okidata Mode only)

Sound Level

  • 55 dB(A) (ISO 7779 pattern)

Rated voltage

  • 120V

Input voltage range

  • 103.5 to 132V

Rated frequency range

  • 50 to 60 Hz

Input frequency range

  • 49.5 to 60.5 Hz

Physical Dimensions

  • Height 6.6" x Width 16.3" x Depth 13.8"

Weight

  • 16.8 lb

Total print volume

  • 52 million lines (except print head)

MTBF

  • 20,000 POH (25% duty cycle)

Print head life

  • 400 million characters at 14 dots/character

Ribbon life

  • 7.5 million characters at 14 dots/character

Warranty

  • Three-year limited warranty in the U.S. and Canada

 

 

Accessories (when available) will be shown below

cut sheet feeder - C806371 - $ 60  More Info.
Standard capacity cut sheet feeder

cut sheet feeder - C806381 - $ 0  More Info.
High capacity/envelope cut sheet feeder

Ink Ribbon-Black - S015329 - $ 6  More Info.
Epson Ink Ribbon, 7.5 million characters for FX-890 Impact Printers

Other - C800201 tractor - $ 0  More Info.
Push/pull tractor

 

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