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Star SP742 Ethernet Dot Matrix Receipt Printer

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  • South island
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Product Description:

Star SP742 Ethernet Dot Matrix Receipt Printer

Ethernet (Network) Interface and Auto Cutter Model


The SP700 impact printer is the latest addition to Star Micronics' robust line of printers. Built specifically to work in environments where heat and humidity can erode the type on the kitchen order, the SP700 is an ideal solution. This fast, two-colour printer offers crisp, easy to read type for quick viewing, clamshell design for easy paper loading and an embedded power supply for space efficiency.

The SP700 was designed to make installation, utilization and maintenance as easy as possible for any user. The SP700 is ready to be used right "out-of-the-box." A CD with WHQL XP, 2K, Vista drivers, Linux and Mac OSX drivers and documentation is included with the printer, making it ready for operation immediately after purchase.


• Printer Method: 9 Pin Serial Impact Dot Matrix
• Print Speed: 13 Receipts Per Minute (4.7 Lines Per Second at 42 Columns)
• Printer Case Color: Dark Grey
• Two Color Print Capability: Red & Black Ribbon Required – RC700BR
• No. of Columns: 42 / 35

Print Font
• Font Size: 5 x 9 / 7 x 9
• Character Size: 1.2 (W) x 2.42 (H) / 1.5 (W) x 2.42 (H) mm
• Character Set: 95 Alphanumeric, 32 International
• Code Pages: 40
• Character Per Inch (CPI): 16.9 / 14.1
• Line Spacing: 1/6 inch Standard

Paper Specifications
• Width: 76mm standard, Adjustable 69mm or 58mm with paper guide
• Roll Diameter: Up to 85mm
• Thickness: 1 Ply Paper: 0.065 ~ 0.085 mm
• Copy Capability: 2 Ply: Original + 1, 0.05-0.08 / piece, total less 0.14
• Copy Capability: 3 Ply: Original + 2, 0.05-0.08 / piece, total less 0.20
• Easy-Load: "Drop-In & Print"
• Paper Out Sensor: Standard
• Paper Low Sensor: Optional
• Print Width: 69.5mm, 57.5mm

Ribbon Specifications
• RC700B: Black (3,000,000 Characters)
• RC700BR: Black/Red (1,500,000 / 750,000 Characters)
• RC700D: Indelible Black Ribbon (Laundry Applications)
• Auto Cutter: Guillotine (Partial Cut Only)
• Cover Open Sensor: Yes
• Program ROM: Flash Memory (16 Mbit), NV bit image 256 KB
• Multiple Copy Support: Original + 2 Copies Maximum
• Journal Capability: Yes; Rewinder model required
• Label Support: NO

• Power Supply: Internal; Power cable included in box

Drivers Available
• Windows XP 32 Bit, Vista 32/64 Bit, Windows 7 32/64 Bit, Server 2008 32/64 Bit, XP Embedded, CE, POSReady 2009, OPOS, JavaPOS, USB Vendor Class, Linux, Mac OS X, StarIO SDK with support for iOS, Android and Blackberry

• Digitally Signed (WHQL): Yes
• Swappable Interfaces: Yes
• Connectivity: Ethernet (Network RJ45)
• Emulation Modes: Star Mode, ESC/POS
• Peripheral Drive Circuit: 2 Drivers
• Power Consumption: Average 36W. Printing, 10W. Standby
• Operating Conditions: Temperature: 0ºC to 50ºC
• Humidity: 0% - 90% RH (without condensation)
• Storage Conditions: Temperature: -20ºC to 70ºC ; Humidity: 5% - 95% RH

Safety Standards
• UL, C-UL, TüV, CB, FCC Class A, VCCI Class A, EN55022, CE

• Reliability MCBF: 22 Million Lines
• Print Head: 150 Million Characters
• Auto Cutter: 1 Million Cuts

Included with Printer

• Installation CD with Drivers
• Configuration Utility, and Value Add Utility modeled after futurePRNT Software
• Set Up Guide
• Power Cord
• Embedded Power Supply
• Vertical Mount Accessory
• Paper Guide
• Power Switch Cover
• Start Up Ribbon

Due to the specialised nature of Point of Sale items this product cannot be exchanged or returned (unless faulty). Please verify compatibility before purchase & if you have any questions please contact us.

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