Panasonic KX-P3696 manual

Panasonic KX-P3696
  • Number of pages: 1
  • Filetype: PDF
  • KX-P3696 9-Pin Dot Matrix Printer

    Print Method
    Printhead and Life
    Print Direction
    Print Speed (char per sec)
    Near Letter Quality Fonts
    Character Matrix (H x V)
    Printing Sizes
    Characters Per Line
    Lines Per Inch
    Character Sets
    Bit Image (matrix)
    EZ Set Operator Panel
    Setup Disk
    Line Feed Time
    Tractor Feed
    Paper Feed
    Paper Specifications
    Noise Level
    Dimensions & Weight
    Power Consumption
    Panasonic Computer Peripheral Company
    Division of Panasonic Communications & Systems Company
    Unit of Matsushita Electric Corporation of America
    Imaging Products Group
    Headquarters: 2 Panasonic Way, Secaucus, NJ 07094

    O n l i n e S p e c S h e e t

    w w w . p a n a s o n i c . c o m / a l i v e
    All product/brand names are trademarks or re g i s t e red trademarks of their respective holders.
    Specifications subject to change without notice.
    Product may be subject to export control regulations.
    Copyright ©1997 Matsushita Electric Corporation of America. All rights reserved.
    Impact Serial Dot Matrix
    9-pin (0.3 mm wire diameter), 200 mil strokes;
    100 mil chr (draft)
    Bidirectional (user selectable unidirectional)
    logic seeking
    Draft NLQ
    Micron 500 cps 67 cps
    Elite 400 cps 80 cps
    Pica 333 cps 67 cps
    Courier, Prestige, Bold PS, Script, Sans Serif, Roman
    Draft 9x9; NLQ 18x18
    5, 6,7.5, 8.5,10,12,15,17, 20 cpi & PS
    68, 81,102, 116, 136,163, 204, 232 & 272
    1,2,3,4,6,8,9,12, n/72 n/216 programmable lpi
    96 ASCII characters, 96 italic ASCII characters,
    33 International characters - 14 language sets & legal;
    33 Italic int characters - 14 language sets & legal;
    158 IBM special characters - sets 1 & 2; 38 Multi-
    lingual characters
    240 x 144 dots per inch
    Quick access to: Font, Pitch, Tear off, Quiet mode,
    Micro line feed & Paper park/load
    3.5" disk controls all printer functions. Includes a
    Command Reference program and a Wi n d o w s 3.1 *
    printer driver
    Approx. 76 msec (with 1/6 inch line feeding)
    User selectable push or pull, swivel mount, flat belt
    Path: Method:
    Front Friction Tractor (adjustable)
    Rear Push Tractor (adjustable)
    Bottom Pull Tractor (adjustable)
    Top Cut Sheet Feeder (optional)
    Continuous: 4.0 to 15.5 in., 14 to 24 lbs. (pull);
    16 to 24 lbs. (push), Single Sheet: 4.0 to 16.5 in.,
    14 to 24 lbs. Envelopes: #6 & #10
    Copies: Up to original + 4 non-carbon copies
    Thickness: Maximum thickness less than 0.013 in.
    Epson* FX-1170, IBM Proprinter* IIIXL
    Centronics parallel, RS-232C serial (optional)
    13K (standard), additional 32K (optional)
    55 dBA (std. mode), 52 dBA (quiet mode)
    Operating: 50°F to 95°F; 20 to 80% humidity
    Storage: - 4°F to 140°F; 10 to 90% humidity
    6000 hrs MTBF @ 25% duty cycle
    Black seamless ribbon; 5 mil chr draft/rolling ASCII
    Limited 2 years - parts & labor
    See your dealer for details.
    23.2 (w) x 16.0 (d) x 6.8 (h) inches; 31 lbs.
    Standby 16W; Max 150W
    Automatic Single Bin Cut Sheet Feeder (KX-P38)
    32K Buffer Chip (KX-P44) RS-232C with Current
    Loop Serial Interface; 19.2K BPS (KX-PS13)
    RS-232C Non Current Loop Serial Interface;
    9600 BPS (KX-PS14)
    KX-P3696 Specifications


    500 cps maximum draft print speed

    16.5” carriage allows for a wide variety of paper


    User-selectable push/pull tractor for versatile

    paper handling

    Rear, bottom, front & top feeds provide a wide

    variety of paper paths

    Energy Star compliancy verifies Panasonic's

    commitment to helping preserve the


Panasonic KX-P3696

Need help?

Number of questions: 0

Do you have a question about the Panasonic KX-P3696 or do you need help? Ask your question here. Provide a clear and comprehensive description of the issue and your question. The more detail you provide for your issue and question, the easier it will be for other Panasonic KX-P3696 owners to properly answer your question.

View the manual for the Panasonic KX-P3696 here, for free. This manual comes under the category Printers and has been rated by 1 people with an average of a 9.4. This manual is available in the following languages: English. Do you have a question about the Panasonic KX-P3696 or do you need help? Ask your question here

Panasonic KX-P3696 specifications

Brand Panasonic
Model KX-P3696
Product Printer
EAN 5025232096930, 92281050218
Language English
Filetype PDF
Maximum resolution 240 x 144 DPI
Maximum printing width (columns) 272
Maximum print speed 500 cps
Normal print speed 333 cps
Maximum number of copies 5 copies
Paper handling
Maximum print size A3 (297 x 420 mm)
Other features
Fonts included 6
Print technology Dot matrix
Standard media sizes A4, A3
Media thickness 0.33 mm
Connectivity technology Wired
Compatible operating systems Windows 3.1
Dimensions (WxDxH) 590 x 406 x 173 mm
Line density 12 lpi
Network ready
Print head 9-pin
Print direction Bi-directional
Print head life 100 million characters
Mean time between failures (MTBF) 6000 h
Ribbon life 5 million characters
Buffer size 13 KB
Sound pressure level (printing) 55 dB
Noise level (idle) 52 dB
Technical details
Sustainability certificates ENERGY STAR
Power consumption (typical) 150 W
Power consumption (standby) 16 W
Weight & dimensions
Weight 14061 g
Operational conditions
Operating temperature (T-T) 10 - 35 °C
Operating relative humidity (H-H) 20 - 80 %
Storage temperature (T-T) -20 - 60 °C

Frequently Asked Questions

Below, you will find the most frequently asked questions about the Panasonic KX-P3696.

Is your question not listed? Ask your question here