Lexmark Forms Printer 2481

Features

Model Performance, Extremely Versatile

Speed: 9-wire fast draft: 510 characters per second (cps) in Fast Draft mode at 12 characters per inch (cpi). Paper feed speed: Up to 7 inches per second (ips). Prints a wide range of media: 1+5 multi-part forms for 9-wire, plain paper and envelopes. Prints media of varying thickness: 9-wire: Up to 0.020". Noise level: a quiet 53 dBA (front microphone NLQ mode).

Easy to Use

Easy paper handling assured by single sheets and continuous forms loaded simultaneously. Standard-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 4 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). Optional high-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 8 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). The Lexmark Forms Printer 2400 series has a long printhead life for minimal user intervention. Six languages are supported in the setup menu: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese.

Wide Range of Connectivity Options

Supports IBM PPDS emulation with euro support, EPSON emulation. Bidirectional parallel IEEE-1284 standard and USB standard, internal RS-232C serial option, optional Lexmark N4000e Fast Ethernet, N4050e 802.11g Wireless or MarkNet N7000e Fast Ethernet print servers.

Tech Specs

Size (mm - H x W x D)

195 x 634 x 290 mm

Packaged Size (mm - H x W x D)

325 x 751 x 408 mm

Weight (kg)

9.8 kg

Product Warranty

2 Year Exchange

Packaged Weight (kg)

12.3 kg

UNSPSC Code

43212102

Product Certifications

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

Specified Operating Environment

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

Country of Origin

Singapore

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

96 (Receive Buffer) KB

Noise Level, Idle

0 dBA

Print Noise Level, Operating

53 dBA

Maximum Print Line (mm)

345.4 mm

Mean Time Between Failures (MTBF)

12,500 POH @ 25% duty cycle

Paper Handling Standard

Front Tractor Feeder

Paper Handling Optional

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

Media Sizes Supported

Single-part or multi-part continuous forms (406 mm maximum page width, 76 mm minimum page width, 559 mm maximum page length, 76 mm minimum page length), Wide sheet fed paper (364 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 (420 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 Vista, Microsoft Windows Vista x64, Microsoft Windows 7

Linux Operating Systems Supported

Red Hat Linux 7.2, 7.3, 8.0, SUSE Linux 7.2, 7.3, 8.0

Standard Ports

Centronics IEEE 1284 Bidirectional Parallel, USB

Optional Local Ports

Internal RS-232C serial

Optional Network Ports

Lexmark N4000e Fast Ethernet (Print Only), Lexmark N4050e 802.11g Wireless Print Server (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)

Text Fonts

Fast Draft, Draft, Courier, Gothic, 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi

Bar Codes

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

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