Printronix P8215 – 1500lpm Cabinet (New Series)

September 27, 2013Comments Off on Printronix P8215 – 1500lpm Cabinet (New Series)


  • The P8000 Cartridge series delivers the most flexible design, adaptable functionality and manageable savings of any line matrix printer. With the Enclosed Cabinet model, you gain multiple options for paper handling including:
    Optional SureStak Power Stacker, which facilitates orderly stacking of hard to handle forms
    Optional Rear Slide-Out Paper Drawer with ergonomic features, such as lifting handles that provide the user easier handling and better grip on full box loads
    Optional Front Paper Access, which is ideal for supporting operations in confined spaces
    Optional Expanded Doors to accommodate larger forms
    Our quietest printer for environments where noise is a consideration
    Configurations and printing speeds ranging from 500 to 2,000 lines per minute


  • Flexible Design. Printronix modified its industry-leading line matrix technology to address evolving user requirements.
    New modular enclosures improve reliability and occupy a smaller footprint while delivering location and installation flexibility
    New sheet metal promotes increased durability and quieter acoustics
    New kit assembly and configuration offers price-competitive design


  • Adaptable Functionality. The P8000 Cartridge series adapts to almost any supply-chain or back-office environment.
    More models to fit your unique requirements including the enclosed pedestal, quiet cabinet and new tabletop model
    USB 2.0 and Serial connectivity included as standard features. Parallel and Ethernet available as options.
    PowerPrint™ delivers improved print clarity and print darkness on multi-part forms by increasing impact energy.  PowerPrint is a standard feature on P8000 printers with a 1,000 line-per- minute print speed.


  •  Manageable Savings. The P8000 Cartridge is a smart purchase.
    New backward-compatible cartridge ribbon reduces inventory management cost and eliminates ordering and installation confusion
    New remote diagnostics let you monitor functionality anywhere
    New energy efficiency technology lowers idle power consumption by 55% and boosts operating efficiency
Model P8215 – Cabinet
Print Technology Impact Line Matrix
Print Width 13.6 inches
Speed (Lines er Min) 1500/1289 (High Speed)
Uppercase/Lower Case 1125/900 (Data Processing)
600/459 (NLQ)
Acoustic Level 52dBA
Paper Type Continuous, fan folded, edge -perforation
Characters Per Inch 10,12,13.3,15, 16.7, 17.1,20
Lines per Inch 6,8,10.3, n/72, n/216
Fonts NLQ Serif, NLQ San Serif, Data Processing, High Speed, OCR A & B
Graphics Resolutions 180 dpi Horizontal, 144 dpi Vertical
Bar Code 30 resident symbologies including code 39, EAN8/13, UPC A/E, Intelligent
Mail, Postnet, Royal Mail, Interleaved 2 of 5, PDF417 and Data Matrix
Paper Handling Bottom Feed, Straight thru paper path with dual tractors
Thickness Up to 6-part forms; up to 4-part for Zero Tear-Off model
Print Drivers Microsoft Windows XP/Vista/2003/2008/7, Linux
Standard Interface USB 2.0 & RS-232 Serial Interface
Optional Ethernet 10/100 Base T, Parallel IEEE1248 Centronics
Standard Emulation Printronix®P-Series, P Series XQ, Serial Matrix,
IBM®Proprinter III XL, Epson®FX-1050
Ribbon Standard Life Cartridge Ribbon, 17,000 pages
Dimension (HxWxD) 40.5″ x 27″ x 29″
Printer Weight 200 lbs