Star Micronics SP298 Dot Matrix Slip Printer


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Product Description:

Star Micronics SP298 Dot Matrix Slip Printer

The Star Micronics SP298 Dot Matrix Slip Printer is a compact and robust impact slip printer. It is available with the choice between a serial or parallel connection to best suit your point-of-sale system.

Key features include:

  1. Small footprint: The 298 is small and unintrusive compared with other slip printers and takes up less space on your desk.
  2. Easy loading: Loading your slips have never been quicker and easier with the SP298’s clever and user-friendly design.
  3. Auto alignment: Star’s AutoSide Loading™ feature lets you print additional text to a slip later using auto alignment and positioning.
  4. Long lifetime: The SP298 has a MCBF (mean cycles before failure) of 2.5 million lines and a print head lifetime of 70 million characters. This means that your SP298 will continue to reliably print for years to come.
  5. Ribbon included: Included in the box are a ribbon cassette and a user manual.

Please note: This printer does not include a power supply, please order the PS60 Power Supply separately if required.

Star Micronics offer a wide range of printers to suit a wide range of retail and hospitality markets, you can view the range here.



2 year Return to Manufacturer


You can find the SP298 manual & drivers on the Star Micronics support website.

Additional Information

Print Method

40 column, 9 needle dot matrix printer

Print Speed

3.1 lines per second


7 x 9 half dot

No. of Collumns


Paper size

Up to 182mm

Paper thickness

0.09 – 0.20mm 1+2 copies


9 Million Lines



Dimensions (W x D x H)

180 x 190 x 138.5 mm


39309261, 39309311, 39309201, 39309301

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