On another channel someone pointed out that I should read the reviews. They tell you exactly what kind of people need a dot matrix printer in 2018.
@britt For many municipalities, dot matrix printers are still the only way to correctly align text onto paper forms.
Had to support one once. The drivers were running in an emulation layer because they were DOS, and the whole thing was connected via a usb->parallel port dongle.
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