PP 806

The PP 806 is the professional solution for heavy duty, flexible and cost-efficient printing. This multi-purpose Printer can take advantage of up to 6 different paper inputs, for fanfold and cut sheet paper: 2 removable tractor cassettes for fanfold paper, 1 manual front insertion, for cut sheets and 3 optional sheet feeders, for flexibility in printing. Reliable connectivity for any network environment, utilizing the PSi connectivity concept, (PM - Personality Modules), insures the PP 806 is the right solution for your Impact Printer needs!

Ideal for:

  • Assembly Lists, Work Accompanying Documents
  • Certifications, Descriptions, Email Communications, Incapacity to work certificates
  • Airway Bills, Order Lists
  • Correspondence, Descriptions, Email Communications, Income Records, Travel Books
  • Ordering Documents
  • Work associated Cards
  • Car Registration
  • Labels, Order Documents, Outsourcing Documents


  • Multifunctional High Speed Printer  
  • Heavy duty 24-wire dot matrix printer with IntellidriveTM – Technology
  • Flat bed technology using print bar
  • Robust design for industry
  • High print performance: 700 cps (10 cpi) 580 pages/hour 40,000 pages/month
  • Up to 6 excellent copies (1+6)
  • Up to 6 paper inputs, up to 3 paper outputs
  • Low cost per page using 30 million character ribbon
  • Printing width up to 165 columns (10 cpi)
  • Easy user operation via macro functions
  • Personality Modules (interfaces) for major host and network environments
  • Technical details
    Printer Specification

    Serial impact, Dot matrix


    24 wires, 0.25 mm (0.01 inch) needle diameter Life time approx. 400 million characters

    Print mode

    High Speed Draft (HSD), Data (DQ), Near Letter Quality (NLQ) and Letter Quality (LQ)

    Print format

    Up to 165 characters at 10 characters per inch (cpi)


    Cartridge, nylon Ribbon, Black, 30 million characters, Auto Ribbon run control


    734 x 280 x 295 mm (WxDxH)

    (28.9 x 11.0 x 11.3 inch)


    44 pounds (20 kg)

    Operator Panel

    16 digit LCD display,tri-lingual (German, English, French)

    Rated Voltage

    100 - 125 VAC, 200 - 240 VAC

    max. 3A / 1,5A, 50 - 60 Hz

    Power Consumption

    Operating < 200 W, Standby < 30 W

    Environmental Conditions

    Operating: +10°C to +35 °C (+50°F to + 95°F)

    20% to 80% relative humidity

    Storage: -40°C to +70 °C (-40°F to +158°F)

    5% to 85% relative humidity

    Noise Level

    53 dB(A) acceptable to ISO 7779

    Agency Approvals


    Print Speed (10cpi)

    HSD: 700 cps

    DQ: 600 cps

    NLQ: 300 cps

    LQ: 150 cps


    DQ: 580 pages/hour

    LQ: 260 Pages/hour

    Duty Cycle

    40,000 pages per month

    Paper Handling
    Paper Path

    Fan-fold paper. Paper path selectable via software or

    Operator Panel.

    Paper Input

    2 removable Tractor Cassettes

    Paper Output

    Exits at the rear side, with zero-tear-off

    Paper Weight

    60 to 120 g/m2 ; form sets up to 350 g/m

    Paper Width

    102 to 450 mm (4” to 17.7” inch)

    Form Feed

    20 inch/second

    Automatic Gap Control (AGC)

    AGC, automatically optimizes the print head gap based on media thickness


    1 original + 6 copies; max. 0.6 mm (0.024 inch) paper thickness, 1 original without copies max. 1.0 mm (0.04inch) paper thickness, 2.0 mm (0.08 inch) transportation

    Personality Module (SER/PAR)

    IEEE 1284 and serial RS-232C/RS422, shared mode


    IBM Proprinter XL24 (AGM), Epson LQ 2550/1060/ESC/P2


    up to 64 KByte

    Character sets

    ISO 8859/1, ISO 8859/9, 8859/15; IBM Set 1/Set 2 in 14

    national versions; IBM Code Pages 437, 850, 857, 858, 860, 863, 865; Epson Ext. Char. Set in 15 National versions; Eastern European character sets 771, 773, 774, 775, 852, 1125, 1251; Baltic RiM, Greek, CZ, HUN, Russia, Win Lat 2


    Draft quality: High Speed Draft, Data and Data Large; Near letter and letter quality: Courier, Sans Serif, OCR-A, OCR-B, Orator, Orator-C, Prestige, Roman, Script, Sans script

    Character Attributes

    Bold, italic, shadow, outline, double strike, underline, double underline, over line, strike through, sub/superscript, double to octuple, for Data Large, 99-fold size

    CPI (Characters Per Inch)

    10, 12, 15, 17.1, 18 and 20 cpi, proportional

    LPI (Lines per Inch)

    2, 3, 4, 6, 8, ... 360 lpi


    EAN 8, EAN 13, UPC-A, UPC-E, Postnet, KIX Code, Code 39, Code 93, Code 128 (incl. EAN 128) Codabar, 2 of 5 industrial, 2 of 5 interleaved, and MSI Mod 10/10


    360 x 360 dpi max


    Parameter settings, up to four individual Printer Configurations, selectable via software or Operator Panel


    Ethernet 10BaseT / 100BaseTX RJE45




    SER/PAR with Printronix IGP 10/20/40 emulation


    SER/PAR or Ethernet with HP2934/2235emulation


    SER/PAR or Ethernet with Genicom 3840 emulation


    SER/PAR or Ethernet with MT50 emulation

    String Change

    SER/PAR or Ethernet

    Printer Stand

    Media handling of dual, fanfold paper input; dimensions: 450 x 660 x 840 mm (W x D x H) (17.7 x 26.4 x 33.6 inch);

    Weight: approx. 35 pounds (16 kg)

    ASF Cassettes

    Up to 3 automatic Sheet Feeders; paper size: DIN A4, A4 landscape, A5, A6, B5, Letter, Legal

    Cassette A2

    Cut sheets form 70 to 100 g/m2, form sets up to 260 g/m2; capacity: 180 sheets, 80 g/m2) ,paper width up to 305 mm, (12 inch)

    Cassette B2

    Media - 100 to 150 g/m2; form sets up to 300 g/m2; Envelopes from 70 to 90 g/m2;Capacity: 40 Envelopes, 70 g/m2

    Cassette C

    Thick and non-flexible Sheets, Envelopes up to 300 g/m2; Documents with middle fold

    Cut Sheet Stacker

    Front-side stacking of up to 80 sheets, installation in the upper Tractor guide instead of Tractor cassette

    Stacker Option

    Stacks up to 2,000 pages, in use with the Printer Stand

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