Star SP290

The SP290 is a compact, robust and reliable matrix slip printer ideal for printing cut sheet media such as pre-printed company branded multi part receipts or forms / cheques.


The SP290 features a high quality print head for printing graphics and special characters as well as Auto Side Loading™ for correct positioning and alignment of forms. The user can simply insert the form and the printer performs automatic document clamping, instant top of form alignment and selectable forward or reverse document eject.


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  • Capable of printing graphics and special characters using a highly reliable 9-pin print head
  • Rugged bi-directional printer for cut sheet, multi-copy forms
  • Up to 3.1 lines per second print speed with bi-directional cheque mode
  • High reliability with helix head drive and 9 million lines CRT



Color      White and Gray
Printing Method 9-pin serial impact dot matrix
No. of Columns 42 Column (Maximum)
Dimension (W x D x H) 180 x 190 x 138 mm
Print Speed 3.1 lines / sec
Cutter  Slip Printer
Paper Width Up to 182 mm
Print Width  63 mm
Paper Diameter 85 mm
Paper Thickness  0.09 ~ 0.20 mm
Multiple Copies Original + 2 Copies
Ribbon RC200B (Black Ribbon)
RC200BR (Black/Red Ribbon)
Sensor Auto Slide Loading
Interface SP298M C Model : Parallel Interface

SP298M D Model : Serial Interface



MCBF 2.5 million lines
Print Head  70 million characters
Auto-Cutter 1 million cuts


Software Supported

Driver Windows® XP

Windows 2000



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    Star SP700

    With its fast print speed of up to 8.9 lines per second, Clamshell™ design for easy paper loading and compact vertical or horizontal printing, the SP700 is a reliable receipt and kitchen printer for retail and hospitality applications.


    It’s splash resistant and easy-clean design along with options such as two color printing, wall mount bracket and integrated buzzer alarm option mean that the SP700 is ideally suited as a robust hospitality printer in bar or kitchen environments.


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