FX-2190N Impact Printer
Includes 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet interface for easy networking
High-speed 9-pin printing
Extreme reliability in demanding print environments
User-friendly setup and operation
Easy system integration
Easy-to-install 12 million character ribbon cartridge
Advanced paper handling capabilities
Standard three-year warranty
The wide-format solution for easy integration and maximum productivity
With an expansive feature set and remarkable durability, the Epson® FX-2190N offers the flexibility required for critical daily print requirements. Powerful, yet easy to use, this 9-pin, wide-carriage workhorse boasts an MTBF rating of 20,000 power-on-hours (POH) and speeds of up to 680 cps.
An extremely reliable, high-value performer, the Epson FX-2190N provides Parallel, USB, and additional connectivity options for seamless integration. Includes an internal 10/100 Base-TX Ethernet print server. Print Server supports Windows® 3.x/95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP, Novell Netware, Linux and UNIX, Macintosh® OS 7.x or later/OS X. Novell tested and approved.
And, it includes Epson Remote Configuration Manager™ software for easy printer setup and simple setting selections via most Windows® operating systems. Ideal for rugged environments, this robust printer is the perfect drop-in replacement for the Epson FX-1180/1180+/2180 or the Okidata® Microline® 321/321 Turbo.
The high-speed Epson FX-2190N races through forms up to 7 parts thick and 16.5" wide through four convenient paper paths. Its easy-to-install 12 million character ribbon cartridge boosts productivity and ensures a low cost per page, while its 400 million character print head life offers added dependability.
Complete with a newly designed control panel featuring a lock-out mode and other intuitive functions, this versatile product is the ideal solution for demanding print environments. And, as part of a comprehensive three-year warranty, it's backed by superior technical support from the world leader in impact printing
9-pin, serial impact dot matrix
Bidirectional logic seeking for text and graphics printing. Unidirectional text or graphics printing can be selected using software commands
Characters per Line
136 characters @ 10 cpi
Ultra Speed Draft – 680 cps (12 cpi); 566 cps (10 cpi)
High Speed Draft – 559 cps (10 cpi)
Draft – 419 cps (10 cpi)
Near Letter Quality – 104 cps (10 cpi)
(Note: Normal print speed is achieved when printer safety cover is fully closed)
13 character tables
13 international character sets
Resident Bitmapped Fonts
Ultra Speed Draft – 10, 12 cpi
High Speed Draft – 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi<
Draft – 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi
NLQ (Roman/Sans Serif) – 10, 12, 15, 17, 20 cpi, proportional
Bar Code Fonts
EAN-13, EAN-8, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, Code 39, Code 128, POSTNET, Codabar (NW-7), Industrial 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5
1/6-inch or programmable in 1/432-inch increments
Line Spacing: 6 lines per inch default
(8 lpi option available on FX-2190 Okidata Mode only)
Control Panel Functions
Font, pitch, pause, tear off, bin selection, line feed, form feed, load, eject, micro adjust, top-of-form adjustment, panel lockout, reset, menu, default setting selection
Continuous multipart, original plus 5 carbonless copies, 1 + 6 copies with pull tractor, maximum thickness .018"
Single sheets – 3.9" to 16.5"
Continuous – 4.0" to 16.0"
Cut-sheet feeder – 7.2" to 16.5"
Single sheets – 3.9" to 14.3"
Continuous – 4.0" to 22.0"
Cut-sheet feeder – 10.1" to 14.0"
No. 6 envelopes
6.5" x 3.6"
No. 10 envelopes
9.5" x 4.1"
2.5" x 0.94" (minimum)
Paper Feed Speed
62 millisecond per 1/6
5 per second continuous feed
Manual insertion – Front or rear in, top out
Cut sheet feeder – Top in, top out
Tractor – Front, rear or bottom in, top out
Pull push tractor – Front or rear in, top out
Hardware and Software Details
Windows 95, 98, 2000, Me, XP and NT 4.0
Bidirectional Parallel (IEEE 1284 Nibble Mode supported)
EpsonNet 10/100Base-TX Ethernet Print Server
Okidata Microline (FX-2190 Okidata Mode only)
55 dBA (ISO 7779 pattern)
100 to 240V AC
Input voltage range
90 to 264V
Rated frequency range
50 to 60 Hz
Input frequency range
49.5 to 60.5 Hz
Height 6.1" x Width 23.2" x Depth 13.8"
Total print volume
52 million lines (except print head)
20,000 POH (25% duty cycle)
Print head life
400 million characters at 14 dots/character
12 million characters at 14 dots/character