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Hitachi Channel  Solutions, Corp.

Passbook Printing Module model : BH188 image

The Passbook Printing Module is the best solution for ATM installed passbook printers.
Various passbook sizes are supported, and the USB interface allows for versatile installation.


Supports Various Passbooks
The varied passbook size, print position, and lines per page can be easily supported with this single module.
Versatile Connection
An RS232C and USB interface allows for versatile connection with the host.
Low Operating Cost
The Hitachi "Re-inking Mechanism" uses an ink tank within the ribbon cartridge, constantly re-inking the ribbon to extend the cartridge life. The long cartridge life reduces operating costs.
The Passbook Printing Module is CE & UL certified.


Dimensions 340(W)x790(D)x260(H)mm
Weight Approx. 20kg
Printing method 24-pin impact dot matrix
Printing speed NLQ/HQ/HS : 120/180/240CPS (alphanumeric 12CPI, 180DPI)
Character pitch Alphanumeric : 10,12,12.9,13.1,13.3,13.8,14,15,16.4,17.1,18 CPI
Double-byte chars. : 5,6,6.5,6.6,6.7,6.9,7,7.5,8.2,8.6,9 CPI
Max. no. of characters 96 chars./line (Alphanumeric 12CPI)
Media feeding Horizontal insertion, friction feed
Media alignment Left/top edges (inserter guide)
Line feed pitch 3,5,6,8,120/n LPI
Printing media Passbook : horizontal/vertical passbooks
Max. no. of inner sheets : 5 (horizontal), 3 (vertical)
Ink ribbon Cartridge type, 13mm wide x 23m long, re-inking
Max. 3.5 million chars. (down to PCS 0.4)
Magnetic stripe ISO8484/IBM 210BPI, Hitachi 105BPI, IBM 75BPI horizontal Stripes (dual density support available)
Page mark reader Horizontal/vertical bar codes
Passbook capture Backwards ejection function to capture tray (Option)
Operation panel 4 digits 7 segments LED indicator and 4 key buttons
Last line finder At date column, PCS0.35 or greater
Automatic page turning Horizontal passbook only, forward/reverse turning
Stop finger shutter Inserter gate, automatically opens/closes by firmware
Interface RS-232C serial interface and USB1.1(without serial number)
Mains voltage 24VDC+5%/-10%
CPS : character per second, CPI : characters per inch, DPI : dot per inch