This is a lightweight, high-performance dot printer, capable of printing a maximum of 160 characters
on one line at a printing speed of 150 characters/sec. max. The two-way shortest-distance method is
adopted to increase its processing capacity. Fan-fold paper having a width of 5 to 15 inches, or paper
sheets (letter pad, etc.) can be used for printing with this machine.
The control programs and print character data are made into several ROM units. The user can easily
exchange these ROM units, which can be utilized as terminal printers for corresponding systems.
Certain ROM units must be selected, depending on what computer this machine is connected to.
If the mathine is to be connected to Sharp Computer Series MZ80, different signal cables, I/O cards,
etc. are required for different models.
l. When MZ-SBP4R, MZ-SAP4R or MZ-8KP4R is connected to the above-mentioned system, the
machine is actuated by the control of the Sharp original software for the computer.
2. When MZ-8SP4R is mounted on this machine, this machine can be used as a terminal printer with
8-bit parallel interface specification in accordance with the Centronics System.