Tripp Lite
1111 W. 35th Street
Chicago, IL 60609
+1 (773) 869-1776
+1 (773) 869-1329

IEEE 1284 AB Parallel Printer Cable (DB25 to Cen36 M/M), 6 ft. (1.83 m)

  • Superior molded cables with integral strain relief and foil-shielding for maximum EMI/RFI protection
  • IEEE 1284 Printer Cables provide superior conductivity and support high-speed bi-directional printing

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  • Supports high-speed IEEE 1284 bi-directional communication (modes: standard compatible nibble byte ECP and EPP)
  • Length: 6-ft. Connectors: DB25 male/Cent36 male
  • Nickel plated connectors and gold plated copper contacts offer superior conductivity
  • Superior molded cable with integral strain relief and double shielding (foil and braid) for maximum EMI/RFI protection
  • Low-capacitance impedance matched twisted-pair conductors protect against cross-talk and other transmission problems
  • Bi-directional communication allows your printer to broadcast printer error messages back to network computers
  • Molded ends with easy-grip textured overmold

System Requirements

  • Computers with a DB25 Female parallel port
  • Parallel printers with a Centronics 36 Female parallel port with high-speed IEEE 1284 Bi-Directional communication (although not essential).

Package Includes

  • 6-ft. IEEE 1284 AB Parallel Printer Cable DB25M to Cen36M
RoHS compliant


UPC Code037332013521
TechnologyDB25; Parallel
Cable Length (ft.)6
Shipping Dimensions (hwd / in.)9.00 x 7.00 x 0.50
Shipping Weight (lbs.)0.48
Side A - Connector 1DB25 (MALE)
Side B - Connector 1CENTRONICS 36 (MALE)
Product Warranty Period (Worldwide)Lifetime limited warranty

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Tripp Lite
1111 West 35th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60609
United States

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