Nantian Passbook Printer - PR9

The PR9 is the All-In-One business printer catered for single-sheet, multiple-ply or passbook documents.

The PR9 is the product of speed, efficiency and affordability. It uses ribbon cartridge to ensure value for money, being able to deliver up to 7 million characters per cartridge. With  a 24-pin print head the PR9 is designed to deliver superb printing quality at competitive speeds even with a work load of more than 300 transactions.

Prints on variety of print media including passbooks, slips, cheque, multi-part forms (not string-bound), and envelopes that come in wide range of sizes and thickness. Flexible system integration with multiple emulation options.


The PR9 is able to handle a full range of documents from :

  • Bank teller forms (e.g. Deposit certificates, withdrawal slips, cashier’s checks, etc.)
  • Multiple-ply documents and multi-part forms (up to 6 copies plus the original, not string-bound)
  • Passbooks (not string-bound)
  • Cheques (not MICR characters)
  • Envelope-size documents
  • Security documents (e.g. bonds, Letter of Appreciation, etc.)
  • Any other documents that cannot be bent

This allows for user-friendly document handling without the need for manual adjustments, creating a smooth, error-free work flow. It also means that the PR9 can handle various document types and sizes without the need to make tedious configuration changes.


  • Flatbed feed for individual documents
  • Automatic gap adjustment of the print head (auto thickness detection)
  • Automatic alignment of forms and passbooks (auto skew detection)
  • Automatic edge detection (auto left margin detection)
  • Multi interface connection via serial, USB or parallel
  • Multiple emulation options

Nantian PR9 Passbook Printer

See our multifunction passbook printer


Print technology 24-pin, continuous torm serial impact dot matrix
Print speed              DRAFT     DP           NLQ        LQ
  10cpi     570cps     414cps   207cps   140cps
  12cpi    684cps     497cps    248cps   168cps
Character sets ISO 8859/1-9, ISO 8859/15, Olivetti code tables (7bil & 8bit), Code Pages 210, 220, 437, 850-858, 860-866, 12SO-1257,
  vertical expansion, italic
Fonts Arabic, Roman, Sans Serif, Italic, OCR-A, OCR-B, Chinese and other national character sets
Bar codes Interleaved 2/5, Industrial 2/5, EAN-8, EAN-12, Code 39, 128, Codabar, UPC/A, UPC/E
  Character spacing: 5, 10, 12, 12.9, 15, 16.6, 17.1, 18, 20, 30 cpi
  Line spacing: 6, 8, lpi, n/60, n/72, n/180, n/Z16, n/360 per inch
  Print line length: 94 characters @ 10 cpi
Resolution 360 x 360 dpi (Hxv)
Paper handling Cut sheet and passbooks from front; fanfold from rear (for model equiped with tractor feeder option)
  Automatic document alignment
  Automatic document edge sensing
  Automatic pressure adjustment depending on paper thickness
  Passbook specifications: thickness: max. 2.0 mm; width: 110 mm - 241 mm
  Single Sheet Width: 80 - 245 mm
  Single Sheet Weight: 30 to 160g/m2; Formsets up to 240 g/m2
  Copies: 1 original + 6 copies
Emulation IBM® Proprinter ll / X24; IBM® 9068; Epson® LQ 1600K; Olivetti PR2E/PR40+; OKI 5530SC
Interface and connectivity Standard: Serial RS-232
  Additional Options: Parallel IEEE 1284 / Parallel + USB 2.0 / Znd Serial RS-232 / USB 2.0 / 2nd Serial RS-232 + USB 2.0 / LAN
Optional devices Magnetic strip reader/writer
  Tractor leeder for continuous forms (available for PR90-T)
  MICR reader
Input data buffer 64 K
Memory 16 MBytes
Diagnostics Selftest, hexdump, remote diagnostics via interface, Unique ID-number
Reliability MTBF: 10,000 hours @25% duty cycle
Consumables Type: Black ribbon cartridge; Life: 7 million characters (10 million characters available)
Print head life > 600 million dots/needle (400 Million characters)
Physical Dimensions (w x d x h): 398 x 296 x 201 mm; Weight: 9 kg
Operating environment Temperature: 5° to 35° C
  Relative humidity: 15-85%
  Acoustics: <54 dBA
  Voltage: 110V +/- 10% and 240V +/- 10%
  Frequency: 50 - 60 Hz
  Power consumption: 11w-70w
Regulatory VDE/GS, UL, CE, CCC, FCC-B
Warranty Standard one-year