High-quality results – Powerful 24-pin print head produces clear documents

The high-performance ML5590 dot matrix printer features a powerful 24-pin print head, producing up to 5 documents quickly and simultaneously.

  • Powerful 24-pin print head delivers sharp, detailed text
  • Multi-part paper-handling (original + 4 copies)
  • Easy-to-change 4 million character cartridge ribbon

Speedy output – Delivers up to 5 documents simultaneously with high print speeds

Ideal for demanding commercial settings including retail, transport and industrial businesses, the ML5590eco dot matrix printer produces a range of documents including receipts, invoices, picking lists, reports and spreadsheets.

  • Up to 473 characters per second (cps) print speed
  • IBM and Epson emulations

Cost-effective – Eco-friendly design and features reduce running costs

The ML5591eco’s in-built OKI system on chip (SoC) technology reduces energy consumption while its paper-saving design reduces waste, lowering running costs.

  • Eco-friendly technology, sleep mode consumes just 1.5W
  • Low-tear and auto-park help minimise wastage

Versatile use – Handles cut sheets, continuous feed paper and multi-part forms with ease

With a flexible, easy-to-use design, the ML5591eco easily manages cut sheets, continuous feed paper and multi-part forms. Top, bottom and rear paper input paths and a built-in rear push tractor feed unit provide added flexibility.

  • Optional bottom push and top pull tractor units for loading two different media types simultaneously or feeding of heavier papers and labels
  • Comprehensive range of scalable fonts and barcode support
  • USB and Parallel interfaces with RS232 and Network options

Specifications

Printing Technology Serial Impact Dot Matrix Method
Print Head 24 Pin
Dot Wire Diameter 0.2 mm
Print Direction Bidirectional/Unidirectional printing, Short line-seeking printing
Graphic Resolution Max. 360(H) x 360(V) dpi
Print Speed High Speed Draft : 420 cps, Utility : 315 cps, Letter Quality : 105 cps
Line Feed Pitch 4.23mm (1/6 “), 3.18mm (1/8 “), n x 0.42mm(m/60 “)(m=0-127), n x 0.35mm(n/72 “) (n=1-85), n x 0.14mm(n/180 “)(n=0-255), n x 0.12mm(n/216 “) (n=0-255), n x 0.07mm(n/360 “) (n=0-255)
Feed Speed 4.5 inches per second
Feed Rate 4.23mm(1/6”) line feed: Approx. 46 milliseconds
Paper Route Tractor feeder (Rear), Tractor feeder (Bottom), Manual (Top), Cut sheet feeder (Rear)
Character Pitch High Speed Draft : 10.0 cpi, 12.0 cpi
Utility : 10.0 cpi, 12.0 cpi, 15.0 cpi, 17.1 cpi, 20.0 cpi, Propotional
Letter Quality : 10.0 cpi, 12.0 cpi, 15.0 cpi, 17.1 cpi, 20.0 cpi, Propotional
Printing Width 136 characters/line at ANK 10 cpi
Interface IEEE1284-1994 Bi-directional Parallel, USB 2.0 (Full Speed), (Optional) 100BASE-TX/10BASE-T, (Optional) RS-232C (25pin)
Emulation ESC/P2 emulation, IBM ProPrinter emulation, IBM AGM emulation
Supported OS Windows 7, Windows 7 x64, Windows Vista, Windows Vista x64, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 x64, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2003 x64
Receive Buffer Max. 128KB
Resident Font Utility, LQ Gothic, LQ Roman, LQ Courier, LQ Swiss, LQ Prestige, LQ Orator, LQ Swiss Bold, Scalable Roman, Scalable Courier, Scalable Swiss, High Speed Draft, OCR-A, OCR-B
Font Style Double Width, Double Height, Enhanced, Emphasized, Bold, Italics, Over score, Outline, Shadow, Underline
1-D Barcode UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN8, EAN13, Code39, Interleaved 2 of 5 (ITF), Code128, POSTNET, Codabar (NW-7), Industrial 2 of 5, Matrix 2 of 5
Paper Type Continuous paper, Continuous copying paper, Cut sheet, Card, Envelope, Label
Paper Weight Adjustment Manual
Paper Size Continuous paper: Width 76.2-406.4mm x Length 76.2-355.6mm
Single part paper: Width 99.1-363.2mm x Length 99.1-356.0mm
Multi part paper: Width 76.2-406.4mm x Length 76.2-355.6mm
Paper Weight Continuous paper : 45 – 90 gsm
Single part paper : 45 – 90 gsm
Multi part paper : 35 – 40 gsm
Copy Capability Normal print mode: original + 4sheets(Total Thickness < 0.36mm)
Dimensions(WxDxH) 552 x 345 x 153 mm
Operating Environment Operating: 5 – 35 °C, 20 – 80 %RH
Storage: -10 – 50 °C, 5 – 95 %RH
No condensation
Power Source Single phase 220 – 240 VAC ±10%, 50/60 Hz ±2%
Power Consumption Operating: Max. -W (ISO10561 (Utility, Range1) Printing Approx. 60W)
Power Save: < 1.7W
Safety & Environment Regulation Energy Star, EMC-Directive, CE Mark, GS Mark
Noise Level Operating :Approx. 56 dBA
Idle: < 0 dBA
Power Save: < 0 dBA or Background level
Quiet Mode: < 52 dBA
MTBF(Mean Time Before Failure) 20,000 hours
Ribbon Life Black : 4 million characters
Print Head Life *1 Approx. 300 million strokes/ pin
In the Box Ribbon cartridge, Power cable, CD-ROM, Others

Footnotes;

*1 Average in 10cpi utility mode at 25%duty and 35% page density