Lexmark Forms Printer 2581
Energy Star

In the Box

  • Lexmark Forms Printer 2581
  • Standard yield re-inking ribbon
  • Power cord
  • Software and documentation CD
  • Setup sheet
  • Safety instruction sheet
  • Operator panel overlay
  • Guarantee booklet / card

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

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 Guarantee

1 year on site repair

Packaged Weight (kg)

12.3 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)

130.7 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

Noise Level (Print), Operating

56 dBA

Maximum Print Line (mm)

345.4 mm

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 0.020" or 0.51 mm paper thickness), Single-part forms - 16 to 24 lbs, 60 to 90 gsm (0.0045" or 0.11 mm paper thickness), Forms or Paper - 16 to 24 lbs, 60 to 90 gsm (0.0045" or 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 Compatible with USB 2.0 Specification

Optional Local Ports

RS-232C Serial Interface Card

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, 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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