Citizen CD-S500

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CD-S500 Receipt Printer

The Citizen CD-S500 has reached end of life. It has been replaced by the Citizen CT-S300.

The CD-S500 is ideally suited for point-of-sale applications that require color or monochromatic one, two, or three-ply receipts, is fast 5 Lps, 76mm, 40 Column, cost-effective and has the latest in drop-in paper loading technology, all in a compact and versatile design. Available in two models, Tear Bar, Auto-Cutter, and they have external AC adapters. Internal is an option.

A key benefit of the CD-S500 is the multiple emulations: Citizen, Star, & ESC/POS. Each model of the CD-S500 is tabletop or wall mountable, is designed for printing applications including receipts, coupons, tickets, daily reports, kitchen slips and delivery slips. It also features a logic-seeking print head, memory switches, and has a built-in buzzer. Available with either serial, parallel, USB, or ethernet interface.

***Windows Vista Drivers Currently not Available***
Product Specifications
Dimensions Standard type: 156W x 247.7D x 132H mm With Auto cutter and rewinder type: 156W x 277.7D x 196.7H mm
Weight Standard type: Approx.2.2 kg With Auto cutter type: 2.3 kg
Color Options Black, White
Interface Parallel (IEEE128), Serial (RS-232C), USB
Print Method 9-pin, serial impact dot-matrix
Print Speed 5 lines / sec (40 columns) maximum
Emulation Citizen, Star, ESC/POS
Character Set ASCII (96 characters ), International characters, Katakana, Code page 437, KATAKANA, 850, 860, 863, 865, 852, 866, 857, 858, WPC1252
Graphics Printing No
Data / Logo Storage 8 K memory, 128 K bit image memory
Auto Cutter Lifespan 1.5 Million cuts
Paper Dimensions 57.5, 69.5 or 76.2 in wide
Two Color Printing Capabilities Yes - red/black or black (two color thermal paper required for two color printing)
Auto Cutter Optional
Wall Mountable Yes - optional wall mount kit required
Mac Compatible No
In The Box Printer, AC adapter (CD-S500A models only), power cord, ribbon cassette, partition, slip prevention rubber feet, 1 paper roll, users manual

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