Epson - TM-U230
Impact Kitchen Printer

A new EPSON impact printer, designed specifically for kitchen and hospitality environments! The TM-U230 is an ideal printer for kitchen point-of-sale applications. The modular user-friendly design, graphics capability, and 3.5 lines per second print speed offer reliable high performance in a compact, lightweight design. The TM-U230 features modular interface boards that enable users to select from bi-directional parallel, RS-232C, RS-232C-high speed(upto 115200bps), RS-485, USB and Ethernet interfaces simply by ordering a new module.
  • Easy to clean
  • Bacteria Resistant Coating
  • Dual drainage system to safeguard operation in the event of a liquid spillage
  • 3.5 lines per second
  • 9 pin impact printing
  • Black/Red, Black or Purple printing
  • Manual or auto paper cutter
  • RS232, High speed serial, Centronics, RS485, USB or Ethernet Interface
  • Can be mounted vertically, horizontally, or on a wall
  • 12 Months Return to Base Warranty


Physical Characteristics
Dimensions166 (w) x 168 (d) x 260 (h)mm
Weight2.7 Kg
Receipt Printer
Print method9-pin,serial impact dot matrix
Print Fonts
Dot Size7 x 9 / 9 x 9
Column capacity40 / 42 or 33 / 35
Character size1.2 (W) x 3.1 (H) / 1.6 (W) x 3.1 (H)mm
Character set95 Alphanumeric
32 International
128 x 8 Graphic
Characters Per Inch13.3 CPI / 16 CPI
InterfacesRS-232C / RS-485 / Parallel
Data buffer1 K bytes or 16 K(Selectable)
Cash Drawer2 drivers
Print speed
(LPS: Lines Per Second)3.5 LPS (at 40 columns)
WidthRoll paper 7.6mm +/- 0 .5
Roll Diameter83mm
Paper Thickness0.06 to 0.085mm
Copy capacityOne original
AC adapter24V DC (included)
Power consumptionApprox. 43 W
Mechanism (MCBF)5 x 10 6 lines
Head (Life)100 x 106 characters
Ordering Information and Pricing
Part Number Model Number Description RRP
[A] Epson TM-U230D Series POS printer (includes 240Vac PowerSupply and data cable)
In White (Epson Cool White)
In Black (Epson Dark Grey)
[B] Cables (supplied with printer)
2-6088-020-0 CA6088-2 Serial D9 Skt to Printer (2m) $9.26 U1
2-5101-020-4 CA101-2 Serial D25 to Printer $27.79 U1
2-5102-020-9 CA102-2 Parallel Print Cbl 2M $9.26 U1
2-6246-010-9 CA6246-1 2x RJ12 Cash Drawer to 1 x Printer Kit $66.00 U1
2-6247-010-8 CA6247-1 2 x Printers to 1 x RJ12 Cash Drawer Kit $66.00 U1
[C] Accessories
9-5019-020-2 WH-10-040 Wall Mount Bracket for TM Series $88.00 A
[D] Consumables
9-9076-174-5 PR7676P1/24 Paper Roll 76mm(w) x 76mm(d) 1 ply (pk 24) $34.10 C
9-9076-276-8 PR7676P2/24 Paper Roll 76mm(w) x 76mm(d) 2 ply (pk 24) $63.80 C
9-9300-380-0 ERC38B Epson Ribbon Cassette - Black $13.20 C
9-9300-382-9 ERC38B/R Epson Ribbon Cassette - Black/Red $15.40 C
9-5019-011-3 PS180 PowerSupply $143.00 A
[E] Related Products
Epson Interfaces