Super-fast throughput – Rapid print speeds, powerful alternative to slower devices

The ML5721 dot matrix printer powers through a range of documents at rapid print speeds of up to 700 characters per second (cps), making it ideal for busy commercial environments. Multiple emulations enable easy set-up when replacing slow or failing printers.

  • 136-column dot matrix printer
  • Super-fast 700cps print speeds
  • Races through up to 7-part forms and lists for faster transactions.
  • Microline, Epson FX and IBM PPR compatibility
  • Simple, ‘clean hands’ ribbon changing

Flexible paper handling – Prints up to 7 copies simultaneously, optional heavy media and labels

Feeding both cut sheet paper and continuous forms, the 136-column ML5721eco dot matrix printer is ideal for high-duty applications including receipts, invoices, picking lists, spreadsheets and a range of other documents on single or multi-part paper. Optional push and pull tractor units also feed heavier papers and labels.

  • Four paper paths handle cut sheet paper and continuous forms
  • Print single or multi-part papers up to 7 copies
  • Optional push and pull tractor units load two different media types and feed heavier papers and labels

Low running costs – Long-life ribbons and power-saving technology keep costs low

Equipped with super-long-life ribbons and in-built energy-saving technology, the cost-effective ML5721eco dot matrix printer keeps running costs low.

  • Super-long-life ribbons (13million characters)
  • In-built power-saving technology consumes just 1.5W in Sleep Mode

Long-lasting – High-durability, ideal for a wide range of commercial settings

Built to last and withstand the strains of challenging commercial environments, the reliable ML5721eco features a long-life 9-pin character print head and has a long mean time between failures (MTBF) rate of 25,000 hours.

  • Operates in challenging environments
  • Long life 400 million character print head
  • High MTBF rate of 25,000 hours

Specifications

Printing Technology Serial Impact Dot Matrix Method
Print Head Dual 9 Pin
Dot Wire Diameter 0.3 mm
Print Direction Bidirectional/Unidirectional printing, Short line-seeking printing
Graphic Resolution Max. 240(H) x 216(V) dpi
Print Speed Super Speed Draft : 700 cps, High Speed Draft : 600 cps, Draft : 450 cps, Near Letter Quality : 113 cps
Line Feed Pitch 4.23mm (1/6 “), 3.18mm (1/8 “), n x 0.35mm(n/72 “) (n=1-85), n x 0.18mm(n/144 “) (n=0-255), n x 0.12mm(n/216 “) (n=0-255)
Feed Speed 5.25 inches per second
Feed Rate 4.23mm(1/6”) line feed: Approx. 47 milliseconds
Paper Route Tractor feeder (Front), Tractor feeder (Rear), Tractor feeder (Bottom), Manual (Top), Manual (Front), Cut sheet feeder (Rear)
Character Pitch Super Speed Draft : 12.0 cpi
High Speed Draft : 10.0 cpi, 12.0 cpi, 15.0 cpi, 17.1 cpi, 20.0 cpi
Draft : 10.0 cpi, 12.0 cpi, 15.0 cpi, 17.1 cpi, 20.0 cpi, Propotional
Near 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 OKI Microline, ESC/P emulation, IBM ProPrinter 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 High Speed Draft, Draft, NLQ Courier, NLQ Gothic, OCR-B, Scalable Courier, Scalable Gothic
Font Style Bold, Double Width, Double Height, Emphasized, Italics, Over score, 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 76.2-558.8mm
Single part paper: Width 99.1-419.1mm x Length 99.1-363.0mm
Multi part paper: Width 76.2-406.4mm x Length 76.2-558.8mm
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 + 5sheets(Total Thickness < 0.36mm)
High copy print mode: original + 6 sheets(Total Thickness <0.48mm)
Dimensions(WxDxH) 568 x 320 x 159 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 (Draft, Range1) Printing Approx. 59W)
Idle: Approx. 15W
Sleep: < 1.5W
Safety & Environment Regulation Energy Star, CE Mark, GS Mark, EMC-Directive
Noise Level Operating :Approx. 57 dBA
Power Save: < 0 dBA or Background level
Quiet Mode: < 52 dBA
MTBF(Mean Time Before Failure) 25,000 hours
Ribbon Life Black : 13 million characters
Print Head Life *1 Approx. 600 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