HP 5150A

HP 5150A

HP 5150A - Thermal Printer

The HP 5150A is a Thermal Printer which responds to data and commands from either BCD interface or HP-IB interface. The printer is capable of printing up to 20 characters per line with a speed of three lines per second on 2½" wide thermal print paper.

The instrument can be controlled by:

  • data source sending the character via BCD or HP-IB interface
  • a controller such HP-IB desktop calculator, i.e. HP 9825A
  • a built-in scanner controller (option 003)
  • a built-in clock controller (option 004)
  • The HP 5150A has been made by Hewlett Packard and introduced in 1975 as new datalogger's dimension.