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The following models are covered by this manual: AR M160, M205 / Sharp Corporation
Sharp AR M160
Sharp AR M205
Manual Language: English
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"Master Your Printing Needs with the DL Manual-Equipped Sharp AR M160, M205 Copier"
The Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers are versatile and efficient printing solutions designed for businesses and offices. With their DL manual transmission, these copiers provide precise control over your printing tasks, ensuring high-quality outputs. In this manual, you will find detailed engine specifications, maintenance tips, popular modifications, available accessories, owner reviews, and more. Get ready to optimize your printing workflow with the Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers.
Engine Specifications/Technical Data:
• The Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers utilize a digital laser printing technology for precise and sharp prints.
• These copiers offer a maximum print resolution of 600 x 600 dpi, delivering clear and professional-quality documents.
• The copiers provide a fast printing speed of up to 16 pages per minute (AR M160) and 20 pages per minute (AR M205).
• Both models feature a warm-up time of approximately 45 seconds, allowing for quick start-up and minimal waiting.
• The copiers offer a standard paper capacity of 300 sheets, with the option to expand it up to 550 sheets with additional trays.
• They support a wide range of paper sizes, including letter, legal, executive, and envelopes.
• The copiers come with a standard memory capacity of 16 MB (AR M160) and 32 MB (AR M205), ensuring smooth and efficient printing.
• They are equipped with a convenient flatbed scanner for high-quality document scanning.
• The copiers feature a maximum scanning resolution of 600 x 1,200 dpi, capturing fine details and accurate reproductions.
• They offer multiple scanning modes, including color, grayscale, and black and white, providing versatility for different document types.
• The copiers support various scan-to destinations, such as email, file servers, USB drives, and network folders.
• Both models have a standard automatic document feeder (ADF) with a capacity of 40 sheets, enabling efficient batch scanning.
• The copiers come with a USB 2.0 interface for convenient and fast connection to computers and other devices.
• They support Windows and Mac operating systems, ensuring compatibility with a wide range of computing environments.
• The copiers are designed with energy-saving features, including automatic power-off and sleep modes, promoting energy efficiency.
• They offer a compact footprint, making them suitable for small offices and workspaces.
• The copiers feature a user-friendly control panel with intuitive navigation for easy operation and settings adjustment.
• They are equipped with a standard toner cartridge, providing long-lasting printing performance before requiring replacement.
• The copiers have a monthly duty cycle of up to 10,000 pages, ensuring reliable performance for moderate printing volumes.
• They support duplex printing, allowing for automatic two-sided printing, reducing paper consumption and costs.
Facts and Details:
- The Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers offer reliable performance and high-quality prints at an affordable price point.
- They are designed to handle a variety of office printing needs, from basic document printing to more complex tasks.
- The copiers feature a robust construction and durable components, ensuring long-lasting reliability.
- Both models provide seamless integration with office networks, enabling shared printing and scanning capabilities.
- The copiers offer a user-friendly interface and intuitive controls, simplifying the printing and scanning process for all users.
- They are capable of producing crisp and clear text documents as well as vibrant graphics and images.
- The copiers support various paper types, including plain paper, recycled paper, and envelopes, allowing for versatile printing options.
- They offer flexible paper handling capabilities, including manual feed for specialized media or envelopes.
- The copiers have a quick warm-up time, minimizing waiting periods and allowing for on-demand printing.
- They feature an automatic document feeder, streamlining the scanning process for multi-page documents.
- The copiers provide advanced scanning features, such as scan-to-email and scan-to-folder, enhancing document management and sharing.
- They offer a range of customizable settings, including paper size, resolution, and image adjustment options, ensuring optimal print quality.
Maintenance Intervals, General Maintenance Tips, and Common Issues:
► Regular maintenance intervals for the Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers include cleaning the scanner glass and document feeder rollers every 1-2 months.
► It is recommended to replace the toner cartridge when the print quality starts to deteriorate or when the "Replace Toner" indicator appears.
► Keep the paper trays clean and free from dust and debris to ensure smooth paper feeding and prevent paper jams.
► Regularly check for paper jams and remove any stuck paper carefully to avoid damaging the copier's components.
► Clean the exterior of the copier with a soft cloth and mild detergent to remove fingerprints and dust.
► Common issues with these copiers may include paper jams, poor print quality, and connectivity problems.
► If experiencing paper jams, carefully remove the jammed paper, check for any torn pieces, and ensure that the paper is loaded correctly.
► Poor print quality can often be resolved by replacing the toner cartridge or adjusting the print density settings.
► Connectivity problems may require checking the network connections, restarting the copier and the connected devices, or contacting the IT department for assistance.
Popular Tuning Tips or Modifications:
* While these copiers do not typically require tuning or modifications, ensuring regular firmware updates can help optimize performance and resolve any software-related issues.
* Consider using compatible or high-yield toner cartridges to reduce printing costs and maximize the number of prints per cartridge.
* Implementing print management software can provide better control over printing costs, user access, and security.
Accessories and Attachments:
■ Additional paper trays for increased paper capacity
■ Stand and storage cabinet for convenient placement and organization
■ Network interface card for seamless integration into office networks
■ Hard drive expansion kit for enhanced document storage and security
■ Finisher unit for stapling and collating documents
■ Barcode font kit for printing barcodes
■ Card reader kit for secure card-based authentication and access control
Owner Reviews and Opinions:
☺ Strengths: Owners appreciate the compact size and user-friendly interface of the Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers, making them easy to operate and fit into various office environments.
☺ Strengths: The copiers are praised for their reliable performance, delivering consistent print quality and fast printing speeds.
☻ Weaknesses: Some owners have mentioned that the copiers may have limited paper capacity, requiring more frequent paper replenishment for higher-volume printing.
☻ Weaknesses: A few owners have noted that the copiers can be slightly noisy during operation, which may be a consideration for quieter office environments.
Overall, owners find the Sharp AR M160 and M205 copiers to be reliable and efficient printing solutions that meet their office needs with satisfactory performance.
Repairs that Need to be Carried Out Most Frequently and Commonly Broken Parts:
→ Regular maintenance tasks such as cleaning the scanner glass and document feeder rollers are common for optimal performance.
→ Replacement of the toner cartridge is necessary when the print quality starts to deteriorate or when the "Replace Toner" indicator appears.
→ Paper feed rollersmay need to be replaced if they become worn or damaged, causing paper feeding issues.
→ The fuser unit is a component that may require replacement over time due to wear or failure.
→ Commonly broken parts include paper pickup rollers, separation pads, and feed belts, which can cause paper jamming problems and require replacement.
→ The drum unit is another component that may need replacement after a certain number of prints to maintain print quality.
→ If experiencing connectivity issues, checking and replacing network cables, or resetting network settings can often resolve the problem.
→ In case of software-related issues, updating the copier's firmware or contacting technical support can help resolve the problem.
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