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Star Micronics SP500 Series

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SP500 Series Receipt Printer


The Star Micronics SP500 Series has reached end of life. It has been replaced by the Star Micronics SP700.

This product replaces the older Star Micronics DP8340.

The compact-sized SP500 single color receipt printer is ideal for retail point of sale, restaurants and kiosks.

Available in two models, the Star SP500 features a standard tear bar and a convenient auto cutter. Choose from two popular interface choices, parallel (IEEE1284) or serial (RS232C), and two exterior colors, charcoal gray or putty. All models have an internal UPS.

Among the fastest dot matrix receipt printers on the market, the SP500 Series sports print speeds at over 4 lines per sec (at 42 columns per line) and includes an advanced print head for increased reliability over the long haul.


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Product Specifications
Dimensions 140W x 225D x 163H mm
Weight Tear bar model: 2.0 kg - Auto cutter model: 3.2 kg
Color Options Dark Grey, Light Grey
Interface Serial, parallel, USB, ethernet
Print Method 9-pin, serial impact dot-matrix
Print Speed 4.2 Lines per second (40 columns)
Emulation Star Mode, ESC/POS™
OPOS Compatible Yes
Character Set 95 Alphanumeric, 46 International, 128 x 40 Graphic
Character/Line 16.9 / 14.1 cpi (character per inch)
Graphics Printing Yes
Operating Temperature 32°F - 104°F (0°C - 40°C)
MCBF 22,000,000
Print Head Life 100 Million characters
Auto Cutter Lifespan 300,000 cuts
Paper Dimensions 76 mm standard width (57 mm with paper guide), 85 mm maximum diameter
Paper Thickness 0.07 to 0.010 mm
Two Color Printing Capabilities No
Sensors paper out, paper low, cover open, black mark
Auto Cutter Optional
Mac Compatible No
In The Box Ribbon Cartridge, User Manual, Paper Guide, Power Switch Cover, Power Cable, Ferrite Core (Ethernet Model)

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Star SP200/SP500 Series - Black - (12 Pack)
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(Case of 50 Rolls) 2 ¼” Wide x 150 ft. 1ply bond- aka AB214150

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