This printer was surely an inexpensive ploy on consumers. Out of the box, you got a slow dot-matrix printer that did not have true decenders, and did not have the standard tractor-feed mechanism for using the printer paper of its day. For an additional price, you could get: a ROM with true-decenders and the tractor-feed mechanism. Heh. With the release of the "264 Series" computers, Commodore repackaged this printer in the same charcoal black of that series.
Model : MPS-803 Type : Dot matrix printer Resolution: 7x6 pin Paper Feed: Friction or Tractor-feed Interface : CBM Serial Bus Notes : I also have the tractor-feed
Model : MPS-803 Type : Dot matrix printer Resolution: 7x6 pin Paper Feed: Friction or Tractor-feed Interface : CBM Serial Bus Notes :
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