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Epson DFX-9000 9-Pin 136 Column Dot Matrix

Epson DFX-9000 9-Pin 136 Column Dot Matrix
Epson DFX-9000 9-Pin 136 Column Dot Matrix
With speeds up to 1550 cps (at 10 cpi) and one of Epson's fastest impact printers the Epson DFX-9000 offers the power and durability to tackle the most demanding print tasks. Featuring two standard paper paths, the DFX-9000 easily switches between multiple applications. Its intelligent paper sensor detects the paper width and thickness, adjusting automatically for optimum performance and high-quality results. With parallel, serial, and USB interfaces standard, the DFX-9000 easily attaches to new or legacy systems in standalone or networked environments.

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The fastest 9 pin heavy duty printer in its class
The heavy duty, 9 pin, Epson DFX-9000 offers exceptional performance at outstanding value. Printing 1550 cps, it's built to handle the most demanding commercial and industrial data processing workloads.

Unique, flexible paper handling features
With the ability to handle up to 10-part forms it has advanced paper handling to accommodate a variety of continuous paper types and features auto switching between the front and rear push tractor units to allow easy management of different paper types.

Ease of use
The automatic platen gap adjustment for optimised print quality and paper feeding is ideal for frequent changing between paper types and for handling forms with varying thickness. The optional perforation cutter enables automatic separation of print jobs and facilitates remote switching between front and rear paper feeds.

Unprecedented reliability
Robust and extremely reliable with a MVBF* rating of 133 million lines, a MTBF** of 20,000 power-on hours and a ribbon life of 15 million characters.

Technical Specifications

Part number C11C605011DA
Printing Specification
Print Method Impact dot matrix
Number of Pins 4 groups of 9
Colour Black
Print Direction Bi-direction with logic seeking
Control Code ESC/P, IBM PPDS emulation
Resolution Maximum 240x144dpi (NLQ)
General Characteristics
Columns 136 columns (10cpi), 163 columns (12cpi), 204 columns (15cpi), 233 columns (17cpi), 272 columns (20cpi)
NLQ (CPS) 330 / 330cps at 10/12cpi
Draft (CPS) 1320 / 1320cps at 10/12cpi
High Speed Draft 1550 / 1450cps at 10/12cpi
Printer Fonts Bitmap fonts & Barcode fonts
Character Tables One italic and 38 graphics character tables
International Character Sets 13 international character sets and one legal
Pitch 10, 12, 15, 17, 20cpi
Line Spacing 1/6 inch (4.23mm) or programmable in 1/432 inch (0.059mm) increments
Input Buffer 128KB
Noise Level 58dB(A)
MVBF / MTBF 133 million lines / 20,000 (POH)
Print Head Life 400,000 million characters
Interface Bi-directional parallel interface (IEEE 1284 nibble mode supported), Serial, USB (version1.1), Type B level 2 (Option)
Copy Capability 1 + 6 (rear), 1 + 9 (front)
Paper Handling Functions Auto paper thickness adjustment, Auto paper change, Paper jam detection
Bar Codes EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code 39, Code 128, POSTNET
Paper Feeding
Feeding Format Push tractor feed (front, rear), Push & Pull Tractor feed (front, rear)
Paper Path Tractor (Front or rear in, top out)
Electrical Specification
Rated Voltage Range AC 100 to 240 V
Rated Frequency Range 50 to 60Hz
Power Consumption Approx. 185W. Approx. 7.5W in sleep mode. Energy Star Compliant
Safety and Regulations
Safety Standards UL60950, SA C22.2 No. 60950, EN 60950
EMC FCC part 15 subpart B class B, CAN/CSA-CEI/IEC CISPR22 Class B
EN 55022 Class B, EN 55024, EN 61000-3-2, EN 61000-3-3
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (W x D x H) 700 x 378 x 363mm
Weight 34Kg
Paper Handling
Continuous Paper
(Single Sheet)
W x L = 76.2 x 76.2mm to 419.1 x 558.8mm
Thickness: Min. 0.065mm, max. 0.10mm
Weight: Min. 52 g/m2, max. 82 g/m2
Continuous Paper (Multi Part) W x L = 76.2 x 76.2mm to 419.1 x 558.8mm
Copies: 1 original + 6 copies (Rear entry), 1 original + 9 copies (Front entry),
Total Thickness: Min. 0.12mm, max. 0.53mm (Rear entry)
Min. 0.12mm, max. 0.79mm (Front entry), Weight (one sheet of multipart): Min. 41 g/m2, max. 56 g/m2
Labels Base sheet W x L = 76.2 x 76.2mm to 419.1 x 558.8mm
Label size; More than 63.5mm (W), 23.8mm (H), corner radius R2.5mm
Base sheet thickness: Min. 0.07mm, max. 0.09mm
Total Thickness: Min. 0.16mm, max. 0.19mm (Rear entry)
Weight: 64 g/m2
Continuous Forms with Labels Base sheet W x L = 76.2 x 76.2mm to 419.1 x 558.8mm
Total Thickness: Min. 0.065mm, max. 0.53mm (Rear entry)
Min. 0.065mm, max.0.79mm (Front entry)
Overlapping Multi-part Forms Base sheet W x L = 76.2 x 76.2mm to 419.1 x 558.8mm
Total Thickness: Min. 0.13mm, max. 0.53mm (Rear entry)
Min. 0.13mm, max. 0.79mm (Front entry)
Ribbon Cartridge
Type / Colour Fabric / Black
Ribbon Life 15 million characters (Draft 10cpi, 14 dots/character)
Options Ribbon Cartridge (Black) (S015384)
Perforation Cutter (C12C815072)
Pull Tractor Unit (C12C800382)
100 BaseTx/10BaseT Ethernet Print Server (C12C823914)
32KB intelligent serial I/F card (C12C823081)
Serial I/F card (C12C823061)
Coax I/F card (C12C823142)
Twinax I/F card (C12C823152)
Local Talk I/F card (C12C823122)
Warranty Standard: 1 year