February 27, 2012

Lexmark Forms Printer 2591n+ - near letter quality, superior forms

By Databazaar Blog

Lexmark Forms Printer 2591n+

The Lexmark Forms Printer 2591n+ is a 24-pin dot matrix printer that delivers high-quality forms. With print speeds of 556 cps at 12 cpi, this robust printer can handle high workloads. It can handle various media types including wide sheet-fed paper and single-part as well as multi-part continuous forms and cut forms. Additionally, this printer can output bar codes.

The print heads have been designed to last up to 300 million characters, and the re-inking ribbons can print up to 8 million characters. With this heavy duty printer you can get a lot of printing done with fewer downtimes. With resolutions of up to 360 x 360 dpi and multi-font support, the output is near letter quality. The front tractor feeder is a standard feature. Optionally, you can choose to use the automatic wide paper feeder.

Standard network management protocols like HTTP, HTTPS, WINS, DHCP and DNS are supported. It also supports network printing methods like FTP, LPR/LPD, Direct IP and Enhanced IP. You can connect this printer to your network using standard Ethernet connectivity; a USB interface is also included.

Summary

Lexmark Forms Printer 2591n+ delivers near letter quality, superior forms.
MSRP: $709

Manufacturer

Lexmark

Supplies

Ribbon
Standard Yield & HighYield Black re-inking

Specs that matter

Release Date:January 2012
Notable Features:24-pin dot matrix printer; Print speeds up to 556 cps Fast Draft @ 12 cpi, Up to 480 cps Draft @ 12 cpi, Up to 160 cps Near Letter Quality @ 12 cpi; Multi-font support; Prints bar codes; Single-part and Multi-part continuous and cut forms; Print heads lifespan is 300 million characters; Re-inking ribbons are good for up to 8 million characters
Printer Resolution:360 x 360 dpi
Media Types:Multi-part Forms (up to 0.02” thickness), Single-part Forms and Regular Paper (60 – 90 gsm)
Paper Sizes:Single-part or multi-part continuous forms (page width 3”– 16”, page length 3”–22”); Wide-Sheet fed paper (page width 4.13”–14.33”, page length 5.5”–22”); Single part or multi-part cut forms (page width 3”–16.5”, page length 3”–22”)
Standard Interface:Ethernet 10/100BaseTX (RJ-45); USB
OS Compatibility:Microsoft Windows 2000, XP, Server 2003, XP x64, Server 2003 x64, Vista, Vista x64, Server 2008, Server 2008 x64, 7, 7 x64, 2008 R2; Red Hat 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 10.1, 10.2, 10.3; Novell NetWare 6.5 Open Enterprise Server, Novell NetWare 5.1(SP 6+), 6.0(SP 3+) with Novell Distributed Print Services (NDPS), Novell Open Enterprise Server on SUSE Linux Enterprise Server ; Sun Solaris SPARC 8,9,10; IBM AIX 5.1, 5.2, 5.3; Sun Solaris x86 10; HP-UX 11-11
Warranty:2-year exchange service, Next business day

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