Tally Line Printers Model T6306 – 600 LPM

Tally Line Printers Model T6306

SPEED: 600 lines per minute (text),
75 inches per minute(graphics)
RESOLUTION: 240 X 288 (H x V)
DUTY CYCLE: 175,000 pages/month

Tally Printer Outlet is pleased to introduce the 6306, the latest addition to its family of rugged, reliable line matrix printers. Featuring print speeds of 600 lines per minute, excellent print quality, and a wide range of connectivity options, the 6306 is a price/performance leader in it’s class. The 6306 is the first and only line printers on the market to feature Auto-Gap which simplifies operator setup and printer use by automatically setting the optimum print gap for outstanding print quality based on the form thickness.

Economical Solution for High-Volume, Mission Critical Impact Printing.

The TallyGenicom 6300 Series accommodates the most demanding applications in the harshest environments. With their rugged and efficient design, they provide the most reliable and economical printing solution.


The 6306 line printer is the first and only line printers to offer Auto-Gap which simplifies operator set-up and printer use by setting the optimum print gap based on the form thickness.

For forms with varying thicknesses, the auto-gap feature detects ands sets a variable print gap to produce the optimum print quality on all portions of form, from label to tip-on cards, and more.

Features of the T6306 Line Printer:

  • Up to 600 lines per minute!Tally Line Printer Model T6306
  • Monthly workloads up to 175,000 pages per month.
  • Rugged and reliable with the lowest cost of operation.
  • Limited life-time shuttle warranty.
  • Straight paper path for jam-free operation.
  • Auto-Gap automatically sets the correct print gap based on form thickness.

Consistently Superior Print Quality

  • Outstanding print quality with clean-hands ribbon cartridge.
  • SmartRibbon technology ensures the same print quality on the first form and the last form.
  • Automatic form profiling on forms with varying thicknesses, allowing optimum print quality on all portions of the form.
  • Ribbon Monitor provides ribbon status to insure print quality and improve efficiency.

Exceptional Connectivity & Compatibility

  • Serial and parallel interfaces.
  • User installable Ethernet, Twinax/Coax, and IPDS for Ethernet or Twinax/Coax.
  • Widest range of standard emulations

Specifications of the T6306 Line printer:



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  Print Technology Line impact dot matrix
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  Print Speed T6306: 600 lines per minute (text), 75 inches per minute (graphics)
T6312: 1200 lines per minute (text), 150 inches per minute (graphics)
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  Workload T6306: 175,000 pages per month;
T6312: 345,000 pages per month;
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  Acoustic Level
Open Pedestal
Enclosed Pedestal
55 dB(A)
55 dB(A)
52 dB(A)
60 dB(A)
60 dB(A)
56 dB(A)
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  Character Sets Over 1000 character sets
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  Characters Per Inch 5, 6, 6.7, 7.5, 8.3, 8.6, 10, 12, 13.3, 15, 16.7, 17.1, 20 cpi
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  Lines Per Inch 1.5, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 8, 9, 10 & 12 (plus variable line spacing)
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  Fonts Draft, Data Processing, Courier, Gothic, OCR A & B
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  Character Styles Bold, italic, superscript, subscript, underline, overline, strike through
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  Graphics Resolution Maximum: 240 x 288 (H x V)
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  Graphics Compatibility Tally® Industrial Graphics; QMS® CODE V Version 2; Printronix® PGL
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  Bar Codes Code 39, Code 128, Interleaved 2 of 5, UPC-A, UPC-E, EAN 8, EAN 13, EAN 128, Codabar, Identicon 2 of 5, MSI, POSTNET,PDF-417
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  Control Panel Alphanumeric display (six languages) provides complete access to printer operation, configuration, calibration and test features. Includes lockout feature, 32 character 2 line display, save up to 10 unique configurations
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  Paper Handling Features Auto-Gap, Straight through paper path, paper out and paper motion detection, forms position retained in non-volatile memory
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  Print Media Up to 6-part forms, forms thickness maximum .025″, weight: 15-100 lb. stock
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  Paper Sizes Width: 3″ – 18.7″, forms length: 1 – 255 lines
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  Standard Interfaces RS-232 Serial (up to 38.4K Baud) and IEEE 1284 Compliant Parallel (both ports hot, active port selected automatically)
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  Factory or User
Installable I/O Modules
T6212/T6215/T6218 Line Matrix printer factory or user installable I/O diagram

Standard Serial and Parallel Interfaces FourPlex Module (SCS Standard, IPDS Optional) Adds IBM Twinax / IBM Coax LANPlex Module Adds Ethernet 10BASE-T / Ethernet 100BASE-T
IPDS Optional

T6212/T6215/T6218 Line Matrix printer factory I/O location diagram

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  Standard Emulations Tally® ANSI, GENICOM® ANSI, Printronix® P600 / P5000/ P6000, DEC® LG01, HP2564C, IBM® Proprinter, Epson® FX1180
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  Ribbon T6306: 40 Million characters
T6312: 40, 60, 250 Million characters
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  Physical (H x W x D) Enclosed Pedestal Models – 40″ x 28.5″ x 23.5″
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  Power Requirements 90 – 130 / 180 – 264 V, 50/60 Hz (auto-ranging)
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      Temperature: 10°C to 40°C (operating); -40°C to 66°C (non-operating)
      Humidity: 10% to 90% non-condensing (operating); 5% to 95% non-condensing (non-operating)
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