Epson FX-2190 Wide-Format Impact Printer Product Details
With an expansive feature set and remarkable durability, the Epson® FX-2190 offers the flexibility required for critical daily print requirements. Powerful, yet easy to use, this 9-pin, wide-carriage workhorse boasts an MTBF rating of 20,000 power-on-hours (POH) and speeds of up to 680 cps.
An extremely reliable, high-value performer, the Epson FX-2190 provides Parallel, USB, and additional connectivity options for seamless integration. And, it includes Epson Remote Configuration Manager™ software for easy printer setup and simple setting selections via most Windows® operating systems. Ideal for rugged environments, this robust printer is the perfect drop-in replacement for the Epson FX-1180/1180+/2180 or the Okidata® Microline® 321/321 Turbo.
The high-speed Epson FX-2190 races through forms up to 7 parts thick and 16.5" wide through four convenient paper paths. Its easy-to-install 12 million character ribbon cartridge boosts productivity and ensures a low cost per page, while its 400 million character print head life offers added dependability.
Complete with a newly designed control panel featuring a lock-out mode and other intuitive functions, this versatile product is the ideal solution for demanding print environments. And, as part of a comprehensive three-year warranty, it's backed by superior technical support from the world leader in impact printing.
- High-speed 9-pin printing
- Extreme reliability in demanding print environments
- User-friendly setup and operation
- Easy system integration
- Easy-to-install 12 million character ribbon cartridge
- Advanced paper handling capabilities
- Standard three-year warranty
High-speed 9-pin printing
Speeds through multipart forms, reports, labels, and more at up to 680 cps
Extreme reliability in demanding print environments
Offers an MTBF rating of 20,000 POH (25% duty cycle) and a 400 million character print head life
User-friendly setup and operation
Facilitates easy printer configuration using a newly designed control panel or its Windows based Epson Remote Configuration Manager
Easy system integration
Provides resident Epson, IBM and Microline printer languages for increased compatibility
Includes standard Parallel and USB connections, plus an additional slot for optional interface cards
Easy-to-install 12 million character ribbon cartridge
Ensures a lower cost per page, and reduces the need for frequent user intervention
Advanced paper handling capabilities
Provides four convenient paper paths to accommodate cut sheet paper and continuous forms up to 7 parts thick and 16.5" wide
- 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:
136 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
1/6-inch or programmable in 1/432-inch increments
Line Spacing: 6 lines per inch default
(8 lpi option available on FX-2190 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
Continuous multipart, original plus 5 carbonless copies, 1 + 6 copies with pull tractor, maximum thickness .018"
Single sheets – 3.9" to 16.5"
Continuous – 4.0" to 16.0"
Cut-sheet feeder – 7.2" to 16.5"
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"
2.5" x 0.94" (minimum)
- Roll paper
- 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
Bidirectional Parallel (IEEE 1284 Nibble Mode supported)
Type-B slot for optional interface cards
- Input Buffer:
- Printer Language:
Okidata Microline (FX-2190 Okidata Mode only)
- Sound Level:
55 dBA (ISO 7779 pattern)
- Rated voltage:
100 to 240V AC
- Input voltage range:
90 to 264V
- Rated frequency range:
50 to 60 Hz
- Input frequency range:
49.5 to 60.5 Hz
Weight: 21.2 lb
- Total print volume:
52 million lines (except print head)
20,000 POH (25% duty cycle)
- Print head:
400 million characters at 14 dots/character
12 million characters at 14 dots/character
Additional Resources: Product Manuals
- Epson FX-2190 DataSheet
- Technology Guide: Choosing The Right Printer
- Technology Guide: Print Media & Paper
- Technology Guide: Printer Cartridge Yields
- Technology Guide: Printer Safety
- Technology Ideas: How To Print CD/DVD Labels
- Technology Ideas: Personal Printing Projects
- Technology Introduction: Wireless Printers for the Home and Small Office
Manufactured by: Epson
Warranty provided by: Epson
Limited Warranty: 12 months parts; 12 months labor
Mfg Part No: C11C526001
UPC No: 010343848061
Box Size: ( Length:18, Width:11, Depth:28)
Shipping Weight: 27.6500 pound(s)
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- Limited Warranty: A full text version of the limited warranty
may be obtained by mailing a self addressed, stamped envelope to the
address below and requesting the warranty for item number: E17-3475
7795 W. Flagler St. Suite 35
Miami, FL. 33144
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