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Epson PLQ-50/50M Passbook Printer

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RELIABLE, SEAMLESS INTEGRATION MAKES ALL THE DIFFERENCE.

At Epson, we focus on the details. Epson passbook printers are a definite sleek and sound investment for your organisation. With the flexible and versatile PLQ-50/50M passbook printers, you can increase service productivity and operational efficiency while maintaining a low total cost of ownership. Based on Epson’s experience in delivering industry-standard solutions, these printers help you run and grow your business and stay in control of your operations. 

      • Specialised Passbook Printer
      • Print Speed: up to 630 cps (10 cpi)
      • Mean print volume between failure (MVBF) of 24 million lines
      • Mean time before failure (MTBF) of 35,000 POH
      • 1.44” colour LED panel

       

Astounding Speeds
Accomplish more, in shorter periods of time with high print speed of up to 630 cps (10cpi).  PLQ-50/50M steps-up print speeds through automatic sheet alignment, automatic printhead adjustment, and automatic page border features so you can enjoy hassle-free productivity that surpasses expectations.

Reliability
Built to last, the PLQ-50/50M will continue to perform consistently, even in the most demanding of environments. Waste no time on maintenance with a remarkably high Mean Volume Between Failure (MVBF) of 24 million lines, amazing Mean Time Before Failure (MTBF) of 35,000 power-on hours, and a printhead life of up to 600 million strokes/wire (in characters).

Versatility
The PLQ-50/50M are not only the ideal choice for passbook printing; their versatility also accommodates a wide variety of printing needs.

One of the key advantages of the PLQ-50/50M is the ability to print on a variety of media that is used in financial institutions and government departments. These include passbooks of up to 2.6mm thickness, banking slips, visas, forms, receipts, tickets and a variety of other official documents.

Additionally, a myriad of options is readily available to suit a variety of business needs, including continuous paper feeding, cut-sheets and label printing. The printers also make multi-copy printing simple, with 1+6 copies of carbon printing for data archiving and duplicates.

Seamless Integration
Epson PLQ-50/50M suits existing IT infrastructure with the ability to emulate IBM, Wincor and Olivetti control code. The printers come with Parallel, Serial, and USB interfaces that can conveniently integrate the printers into your existing systems.

Fuss-free and Easy
Enjoy fuss-free operations with the 1.44” colour LED screen control panel that allows print setting to be changed easily without paper wastage.

The printers user-friendly maintenance capabilities such as simple ribbon changing procedure helps to reduce costly and time-consuming IT support.

Low Total Cost of Ownership
The benefits of high productivity and low ribbon yield, coupled with low service maintenance, results in a much reduced total cost of ownership.

With a ribbon life of up to 10 million characters yield, ribbons on the PLQ-50/50M printers are longer lasting than conventional printers.

Smart Functionality

Auto Platen Gap Adjustment
The automated moving platen and roller-equipped printhead enable the PLQ-50/50M to accept a variety of media thickness.

Auto Sheet Alignment
Photo sensors detect and automatically instruct the paper feed roller to realign any misfed documents.

Auto Border Function
A paper width detector intelligently enables printing at the same distance from the paper edge wherever the paper is set within the paper tray. Paper widths are also automatically detected to ensure printing at the proper position on the fed material.

Consistent High Prints
Epson products and genuine supplies work together in perfect synergy to give you peace of mind with optimal quality printouts. Epson genuine ribbons ensure greater yield, better quality and longer product lifespan over time.

Printing Technology:


Print Method: 24 pins Impact Dot MatrixControl Panel: 3 Buttons + 5 LED + 1.44" Colour LCD PanelPrint Direction: Bi-direction with logic seekingColour: BlackControl Code: PR2, WNI4915, IBM4722, IBM PPDS, ESC/P2, ESC/P2 + ESC/MC*

Print Speed:


PR2 Emulation (10 cpi): Ultra High Speed Draft: 630
High Speed Draft: 560
Draft: 420
NLQ: 210
LQ: 140ESC/P2, Others (10 cpi): Ultra High Speed Draft: 630
High Speed Draft: 560
Draft: 420
LQ: 140IBM 4722: Standard Text (10 cpi): 420
NLQ (10 cpi): 280

Reliability:


Printhead Life: 600 million strokes/wire (in characters)Mean Print Volume Between Failure (MVBF): 24 million linesMean Time Between Failure (MTBF): 35000 POH

Print Characteristics:


Character Sets: International , PC437, PC850, PC860, PC863, PC865, PC861, BRASCII, Abicomp, Roman 8, ISO Latin 1, PC858
CP847 (Thai with TIS Extended) - for IBM 4722 Emulation onlyBarcode: EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code39, Code128, POSTNET

Paper Path:


Manual Insertion: (front in, front out/ front in, rear out)

Paper Media:


Cut Sheet Size: Width: 65 - 243 mm
Length: 67 - 297 mm
Thickness: Single Sheet: 0.065 - 0.19 mm
Multi Part: 0.12 - 0.53 mmCheque: Width: 120 - 216 mm
Height: 68 - 120 mm
Thickness: 0.075 - 0.2 mmMagnetic Stripe: Width: Minimum 19mm from the bottom edge with maximum 5mm gap from the edge**
Length: Minimum 90mm from the left edge with maximum 2.9mm gap from the edge**Copy: 1 original + 6 copiesLine Spacing: 1/6 inch

Passbook:


Width: 110 - 241.3 mmLength: Horizontal: 127 - 220 mm, Vertical: 85 - 220 mmThickness: Maximum: 2.6 mm, Cover Page: 0.2 - 0.5 mm, Each Page: 0.1 - 0.15 mm

Supported OS and Applications:


Printer Driver Supported OS: Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10. Windows Server 2003, 2008, 2012, 2016Software Solutions Compatibility: Status Monitor

Consumables:


Ribbon Cartridge Black: 5 million characters (LQ 10cpi, 48 dots/character)

Environmental Conditions (Operating):


Temperature: Operating: 5 - 38 °CHumidty: Operating: 10 - 85 % RHRated Voltage: AC 100 - 240 VRated Frequency: 50 - 60 HzPower Consumption: In Operation: 77 W
Sleep Mode: 0.8W

Acoustic Noise:


Acoustic Noise: A4 Single Sheet: PLQ 50: 55(dB) | PLQ-50M: 58(dB)
Passbook: PLQ 50: 52(dB) | PLQ-50M: 55(dB)

Interface:


Interface: Bi-directional parallel interface (IEEE-1284 nibble mode supported), Serial I/F, High Speed USB 2.0

Printable Columns:


Pitch: 10 cpi: 94 cpl, 12 cpi: 112 cpl

Ribbon Cartridge:


Colour: BlackType: FabricRibbon Life: Approx. 5 million characters (LQ 10 cpi, 48 dots/character)
Approx. 10 million characters (Draft 10 cpi, 24 dots/character)

Notes:

* For M model only (Magnetic Strip Command).

** Not applicable to PLQ-50, recording area varies for each Magnetic Strip Standard.