LEXMARK 2491 12T0400 USB FORMS Dot Matrix Printer - NEW
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LEXMARK 2491 12T0400 USB FORMS Dot Matrix Printer - NEW

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LEXMARK 2491 12T0400 USB FORMS Dot Matrix Printer - NEW
  • $195.00
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This unit came from a government facility. NEW unit in oem box. Pictures are of actual unit offered. Only what is shown is offered. Guaranteed functional and as shown. Includes Manual manual. Ribbon is included.

S/N - 9W-23740

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About the Lexmark 2491 Printer


Model Performance, Extremely Versatile
  • Speed: 24 wire, fast draft: 465 characters per second (cps) at 12 cpi. Paper feed speed: Up to 7 inches per second (ips) Prints a wide range of media: 1+3 multi-part forms for 24-wire, plain paper and envelopes. Prints media of numerous sizes: 3" to 11.7" x 5.5" to 22". Prints media of varying thickness: 24-wire: Up to 0.014". Noise level: a quiet 53 dBA (front microphone NLQ mode).
Easy to Use
  • New ergonomic design with intuitive operator panel. Easy paper handling assured by single sheets and continuous forms loaded simultaneously. Fewer user interventions, thanks to standard-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 4 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). Optional high-yield re-inking ribbon -- prints up to 8 million characters (in Draft mode at 10 cpi). Long printhead life for minimual user intervention Six languages supported in the setup menu: English, French, Italian, German, Spanish and Brazilian Portuguese.
Wide Range of Connectivity Options
  • Supports IBM PPDS emulation with euro support, EPSON emulation. Bidirectional parallel IEEE-1284 standard, USB standard, internal RS-232 serial option External Twinax and Coax Adapters for SCS, MarkNet X2000 Token-Ring and Ethernet print servers.


Lexmark's new 2491 Forms printer features a streamlined design that works hard, so you don't have to.  Simple paper handling and great printing flexibility are part of the Forms Printer 2400 Series.  Your forms printing will benefit from a straight paper path that guarantees virtually jam-free printing, so that you can work undisturbed while your forms print out. For optimized printing flexibility, the Forms Printer 2400 Series provides IBM and Epson emulations, USB and Parallel connection options, and support for various media sizes. 


  • Print Head:  24-Pin
  • Carriage:  Wide
  • Print Speed:  409 cps @ 10 cpi
  • Resolution:  360 x 360 dpi
  • Memory:  80 KB
  • Connectivity:  Parallel and USB
  • Environments:  PC Compatible, RoHS Compliant

Key Specifications Forms Printer 2491  
Manufacturer Lexmark
Manufacturer Part #
Device Type
Dot Matrix, RoHS Compliant
Printhead 24-pin
Print Speed
Fast Draft Speed 409 cps @ 10 cpi
Draft Speed 274 cps @ 10 cpi
Near Letter Quality Speed 91 cps @ 10 cpi
360 x 360 dpi
Ports USB and Parallel (Serial Optional)


External Ethernet 10/100 Base-TX, External Ethernet 10BaseT/2, External Token-Ring, and Coax/Twinax Adapter for SCS
Printer Languages Epson Emulation and PPDS with Euro Support
80 KB Receive Buffer
Paper Handling
  Media Type Envelopes, labels, plain paper, and continuous forms
Max Size 16.5 in (A2) x 22 in.
Max Weight Up to 24 lbs
Media Path Curved and Straight
Paper Size  

Single-part or multi-part Continuous Forms(16.0" or 406mm maximum page width, 3.0" or 76mm minimum page width, 22.0" or 559mm maximum page length, 3.0" or 76mm minimum page length) 
Wide Sheet Fed Paper (14.33" or 364mm maximum page width, 4.13" or 105mm minimum page width, 22.0" or 559mm maximum page length, 5.5" or 139mm minimum page length)  
Single-part or multi-part Cut Forms (16.5" or 420mm maximum page width, 3.0" or 76mm minimum page width, 22.0" or 559mm maximum page length, 3.0" or 76mm minimum page length)

Mean Time Between Failure
12,500 POH @ 25% duty cycle
Misc. Features
AC 120 V
Noise Levels 53 dB(A)

This ribbon are designed specifically for the 2491:
Ribbon (Part #: 11A3540 )

(H X W X D)
7.7" x 25" x 11.4"
21.6 lbs 
System Requirements
Microsoft DOS, IBM OS/2, UNIX, Microsoft Windows 3.x/95/98, Linux, Windows 2000/ NT 4.0, Me, and XP.
    • Weight
      38.0000 lbs
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