Lexmark Forms Printer 2580

Features

Reliable, Hard-Hitting Performance

Compact and affordable performance to print narrow 6-part forms (1 original + 5 copies) as fast as 510 cps. Versatile paper-handling options, a deep range of functions, and no-worry reliability.

Rugged Design, Extreme Workloads

Powerful print heads print up to 300 million characters and a robust mean time between failure of 12,500 POH*. 2MB of built-in flash memory for expanded bar code support, non-volatile fonts and remote management. *Power-on hours rated at 25 percent duty cycle.

Effortless Versatility

Easily switch between push and pull feeds, plus enjoy an flexible paper-handling options: Automatic Sheet Feeder to load a stack of cut-sheet media, envelopes or multipart forms. Or the Tractor 2 so two types of continuous forms can be loaded simultaneously.

Simplicity Right Out of the Box

Loading ribbons and installing media options takes just seconds. The new operator panel gives easy access to all printer functions, with WYSIWYG font indicators, as well as character and page counts to monitor supplies and page usage.

1, 2, 3 Connectivity

Connectivity features include standard parallel and USB ports, as well as an optional internal serial port.

Energy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark Forms Printer 2580
  • Standard yield re-inking ribbon
  • Power cord
  • Software and documentation CD
  • Setup sheet
  • Operator Panel Overlays
  • Safety instruction sheet
  • Operator panel overlay

Ethernet, USB or parallel cables not included. Please purchase separately.

Tech Specs

Size (mm - H x W x D)

195 x 492 x 290 mm

Packaged Size (mm - H x W x D)

325 x 609 x 408 mm

Weight (kg)

8 kg

Product Warranty

1 Year Onsite Repair, Next Business Day Response

Packaged Weight (kg)

10.3 kg

UNSPSC Code

43212102

Product Certifications

Energy Star, UL 60950-1, CSA, FCC Class B, VCCI, CB IEC 60950-1, SEMKO, GS (TÜV), CE Class B, SMA C-Tick

Pallet Weight (kg)

169 kg

Specified Operating Environment

Humidity: 8 to 90% Relative Humidity, Temperature:10 to 40°C (50 to 104°F)

Average Power (Printing)

38 watts

Print Technology

9-Pin Dot Matrix

Resolution

240 x 144 dots per inch

Print Speeds

Up to 304 cps Draft @12 cpi, Up to 510 cps Fast Draft @ 12cpi, Up to 76 cps Near Letter Quality @ 12 cpi

Memory

512 KB

Noise Level, Idle

0 dBA

Print Noise Level, Operating

56 dBA

Maximum Print Line (mm)

203.2 mm

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)

12,500 POH @ 25% duty cycle

Paper Handling Standard

Front Tractor Feeder

Paper Handling Optional

Automatic Sheet Feeder (narrow), Tractor 2 (narrow)

Media Sizes Supported

Single-part or multi-part continuous forms (254 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length), Narrow sheet fed paper (215 mm maximum page width, 105 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 139 mm minimum page length), Single-part or multi-part cut forms (297 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length)

Media Types Supported

Multi-part forms - Up to 1+5 Parts (up to 0.51 mm paper thickness), Single-part forms - 60 to 90 gsm (0.11 mm paper thickness), Forms or Paper - 60 to 90 gsm (0.11mm maximum paper thickness)

Supplies Yield

Optional 8 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi)- Re-Inking Ribbon, Standard 4 million characters (draft mode at 10 cpi) - Re-Inking Ribbon

Microsoft Windows Operating Systems Supported

Microsoft Windows 2000, Microsoft Windows NT (4.00/4.00 Server), Microsoft Windows Me, Microsoft Windows XP, Microsoft Windows Server 2003, Microsoft Windows 98 2nd Edition, Microsoft Windows XP x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2003 x64, Microsoft Windows Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 x64, Microsoft Windows 7, Microsoft Windows 7 x64, Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2

Linux Operating Systems Supported

Red Hat Enterprise Linux WS 3.0, 4.0, 5.0, SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8.0, 9.0, 10, 11, Debian GNU/Linux 3.1, 4.0, Linspire Linux 5.0, SUSE Linux 10.0, 10.1, 10.2

Standard Ports

Centronics IEEE 1284 Bidirectional Parallel, USB

Optional Local Ports

Internal RS-232C serial

Optional Network Ports

Lexmark N4000e Fast Ethernet (Print Only), External MarkNet™ N7020e Gigabit Ethernet, External MarkNet™ N7000e Fast Ethernet (USB), External MarkNet™ N7002e Fast Ethernet (parallel)

Printer Languages (Standard)

Epson Emulation, Personal Printer Data Stream (PPDS), Okidata MICROLINE Emulation

Text Fonts

Fast Draft, Draft, Courier, Gothic, 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi, Proportional Spaced (PS)

Bar Codes

EAN-8, UPC-A, Code 3 of 9, UPC-E, Codabar (NW-7), EAN-13, Interleaved 2 of 5, Industrial 2 of 5, Code 128, US Postal (POSTNET 5-digit ZIP Code)

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