Category: Printer
Manufacturer: EPSON
Caution Level: Intermediate
Download File Size: 2 MB
Operating System: Windows 95/98/2000/2003/NT/XP
Latest Version / Release Date: 20 Nov 2002 / 02 Nov 2010

Windows device driver information for EPSON LQ-2180 ESC/P2

The EPSON LQ-2180 ESC/P 2 is a high speed cum high productivity dot matrix cartridge printer. It is approximately a 24 pi printer. It falls in the category of a pin-dot matrix printer and it is recommended for many data processing computer applications that require high volume output during printing. It is considered very reliable across all types of stationary due to its ability to produce high quality output. This factor also makes it economical to run. This printer can work with up to six part forms, which can either be placed on the rear or bottom paper path. These two standard tractor units give the printer the ability to use two different paper types easily, at a go. In addition, this printer has cut sheet shredder which is motorized, thus reducing the paper handling time while maintaining an optimum paper throughput.

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This cartridge printer prints in a bidirectionaly with logic seeking using the 24-pin 12 by 2 staggered impact dot matrix technology. It is fast, it is reliable and also versatile in its operations. It can print at a high draft speed of up to 480 cps, a draft speed of 360 and an LQ speed of 120 cps respectively, which makes it among the fastest 24c pin impact printers available. This device has an incredible 10,000 Power on Hours (POH), which is also its MTBF rating. It is very desirable because it can be used with almost all windows printer drivers. It can quickly and easily connect to an Ethernet network or even a type B device to increase its effectiveness and abilities. In addition, this printer has several buttons which include pause, load/eject, tear off/bin and even pitch selection for the user's convenience. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and EPSON LQ-2180 ESC/P2 errors before installing any driver updates.