The Star SP512 with tear bar combines renowned reliability and a multitude of high-end features into a compact, value-driven solution. Features such as the logic seeking mechanism, new high-speed printhead and the latest electronics contribute to the high print speed of the SP512. This print speed of over 4 lines per second enables the SP512 to outperform the competitors in its class. The hinged cover of the SP512, with its integrated 'rain channel', protects the printer form liquid spills and other debris. Protection from the elements and the single color highlight feature of the SP512 series provide an excellent solution for food service and kitchen applications where airborne debris is a sure factor.
The Star SP512 is also known as the
Star Micronics SP512
We use this printer directly attached to a check-weighing scale in an agricultural application. The printer is fast and simple to setup and operate.
We've only owned it for a month, so I can't speak to its durability, but it seems solid enough so far. If you need a serial receipt printer, this is worth a look
Bottom Line Yes,
I would recommend this to a friend