Tally T2380

Tally T2380 printer applications


The Tally T2380 printer is a high-speed, robust and powerful dot matrix printer for extreme performance with high resistance to the most extreme conditions.  The 24-needle print head adapts to large volumes of work and produces sharp, sharp and dark prints.

Low operating costs and durability in the most demanding printing environments make this printer offer an excellent quality-price ratio. Fully automated operation, along with the 'right through' paper path, allows for ease of use and virtually eliminates errors caused by user intervention.

This product is well suited to Microsoft Windows applications, and is highly compatible with other host operating environments including legacy systems

Tally T2380 Strengths

  • Up to 1000 cps at 15 cpi
  • Printing forms up to 6 copies  (Original + 5)
  • 24-pin long-lasting print head for exceptional print clarity
  • Torsion resistant housing
  • Metal separation edges
  • Standard options in parallel and Ethernet
  • Designed for work cycles of more than 50,000 pages per month
  • Optional IGP PGL / QMS
  • Optional Automatic Cutter


Print Speed At 10, 12 cpi: High Speed Draft 800, 1000; Draft 667, 800; NLQ 222, 267
Print Method Serial Impact
Resolution 360 x 360 dpi
Throughput 625 pages per hour (ECMA 132)
Character Density 5, 6, 7.5, 8.6, 10, 12, 15, 17.1, 20 cpi (Emulation dependent)
Line Density 2, 3, 4, 6, 8, 12 lpi
Printhead Life 750 M Characters (draft)
Printhead Type 24 wire
Standard Connectivity Bi-directional Parallel plus Ethernet 10/ 100BaseT with 128kb buffer
Optional Connectivity RS232 Serial, Adapters, Twinax/Coax, Ethernet IPDS
Standard Emulation IBM® Proprinter, Epson® LQ (ESC P/2), Genicom ANSI, MTPL + Barcode/LCP
Optional Emulation PCL3 (rugged writer), IGP Version: IGP/PGL, Code V, MT660, Printronix P6000, HP2564C
Fonts HS Draft, Draft, Copy Draft, Courier, Roman, Sans Serif, Prestige, Script, Orator, Gothic, Souvenir, Kix/Royal, OCRA, OCR B, 22 Bar Codes & scaleable LCP fonts
Consumables 20 Million Character Ribbon
Standard Paper Handling Push tractor with paper parking and AGA; 2nd rear push tractor – T2380-2T only
Optional Paper Handling
2nd front tractor (user installable), paper pedestal, paper basket, paper cutting device
Number of Copies Orginal + 5 (6-part forms); orginal +1 (2-part forms) for rear tractor of T2380-2T
Paper Type Continuous forms
Paper Weight 60-120gsm
Paper Size Length: 3“ min, 22“ max; Width: 3“ min, 16.5“ max
Physical Weight Approx. 41.89 lbs.
Physical Size (HxWxD): 280mm x 623mm x 432mm (Approx. 11″ x 24.5“ x 17“)
Power Voltage 120V/230V
Power Consumption 70 Watts printing, max 18 Watts in sleep mode
Compliance Energy Star qualified, Ozone-free. RoHS, Microsoft, ISO-compliant
Workload Up to 50,000 pages per month
Reliability MTBF 22,500 hours @ 25% duty cycle
Reliability MTTR 30 minutes
Drivers Windows 9x/ME, 2000, 2003 Server, XP, Vista and SAP
Temperature +10°C to +35°C
Humidity 20% to 80%
Acoustic 59dBA (ISO 7779)
Warranty 90 day onsite warranty
Options 2nd front tractor (user installable), paper pedestal, paper basket, paper cutting device
Note For OCR applications it is recommended that your readers are tested with print samples supplied by DASCOM prior to purchase. Paper is a highly variable medium and should be tested prior to purchase. The quoted consumable life is the average for the printer when used under normal operating conditions.

Ribbon: Nylon
20 Millions Characters Yield
Color black

REF: 62471 / 062471

Tally Models who use the same Ribbon: LA650+, LA800+, MT230/330/340/350/360/ T2045/60/55/70 T2170/T2155 SprintPro T2280, LA800, Tally T2265+, Tally T2280+, 2365, 2380

062471_RIBBON_TALLY T2265+                          062471_RIBBON_TALLY-T2265+

The original cartridges have been carefully designed by Tally to work with your printer, in order to offer high quality printing and unparalleled reliability.