Microcomputer Printer, Okidata Microline 92 Microprinter

Microcomputer Printer, Okidata Microline 92 Microprinter

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Description
The OKIDATA Microline 92 printer case is off-white. It connects to the computer using a parallel interface cable.
This printer supports bidirectional printing, in three font sizes (10, 12, 17.1 characters per inch), and has three quality settings (fast, enhanced, and high quality). Depending on the quality setting chosen, the print speed is either 40, 80, or 160 characters per second. The printer uses friction feed to print on single sheets of paper. An optional tracker feeder could be purchased to print on continuous form paper.
Components include the parallel interface cable and a power cord. Accessories include two memory proms.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
microprinter
date made
1983-08
maker
Okidata
place made
Japan
Physical Description
metal (overall, microprinter material)
plastic (overall, microprinter material)
Measurements
overall: 12.5 cm x 35.5 cm x 33 cm; 4 29/32 in x 13 31/32 in x 13 in
power cord: 229 cm; 90 5/32 in
parallel cable: 294 cm; 115 3/4 in
ID Number
2016.0272.03
catalog number
2016.0272.03
accession number
2016.0272
Credit Line
Gift of Simon Babil
subject
Computers
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Computers & Business Machines
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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