Epson PLQ-50 Passbook Printer

Epson PLQ-50 Passbook Printer

Fast, easy printing — speeds through prints at up to 630 cps1
Compact passbook printer — 24-pin impact printer that accommodates passbooks up to 2.6 mm thick; easily fits on counters with limited space
Convenient display — color LCD for easy navigation and control
Remarkable reliability — MCBF of 24 million lines; MTBF of 35,000 power-on hours; printhead life of 600 million strokes per wire3
Multipart printing — prints the original + 6 copies4
Long ribbon life — 5 million characters2
Industry-leading service and support — 1-year limited warranty
Convenient paper handling features — automatic sheet and printhead alignment
Easy setup and integration — Parallel, Serial and USB interfaces



Epson PLQ-50 Passbook Printer

Fast, reliable 24-pin printer for printing passbooks and more.

A fast, reliable, 24-pin impact printer that makes printing passbooks and multipart documents quick and easy, the Epson PLQ-50 speeds through documents at up to 630 cps1. Accommodating passbooks up to 2.6 mm thick, this compact printer also features a wide range of standard features, such as automatic sheet and printhead alignment, plus a color LCD for easy operation. With Parallel, Serial and USB interfaces built in, it ensures simple system integration. And, it offers remarkable reliability with a ribbon life of 5 million characters2, a printhead life of 600 million strokes per wire3 and industry-leading service and support.

Technical Specifications

Print Other:
Printing Technology:
24-pin, Serial impact dot matrix
Print Speed:
PR2 Emulation or ESC/P
Ultra-speed Draft: 630 cps at 10 cpi1
High-speed Draft: 560 cps at 10 cpi
Draft: 420 cps at 10 cpi
NLQ: 210 cps at 10 cpi
LQ: 140 cps at 10 cpi
Print Direction:
Bi-direction with logic seeking
Sound Level:
52 dB(A) Passbook Mode
14″ x 11″ x 8″ (W x D x H)
17.2 lb
Rated Voltage:
AC 100 – 240 V
Rated Frequency:
50 to 60 Hz (49.5 to 60.5 Hz)
Power Consumption:
Approx. 78 W, Approx. 0.7 W in Sleep Mode, 0.1 W in Powered Off Mode, ENERGY STAR® compliant