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Ricoh Ri 1000x Technical Specs

With fast speeds, high image quality, more accurate colors, and automated setup and maintenance, the Ricoh Ri 1000x easily outperforms its competition.

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Ri 1000x Technical Specifications

Feature RICOH Ri 1000x
Printable Area

Up to 16” x 19.6” / 40.6 cm x 49.8 cm with optional large platen

Print Head Technology Ricoh piezo-electric drop-on-demand inkjet
Ink Chambers/Nozzles per Chamber 4 Ricoh print heads
8 channels/192 nozzles per channel
Typical Print Speeds
(10" x 8" graphic, light garment)
Speed: 27 seconds
Fine: 42 seconds
Resolution Settings

Super Speed: 600 x 300 dpi/2 pass
Speed: 600 x 600 dpi/4 pass
Fine: 600 x 600 dpi/8 pass
Extra Fine: 600 x 600 dpi/9 pass
Super Fine: 1200 x 1200 dpi/16 pass

Ink Genuine Ricoh-approved direct-to-garment water-based pigmented CMYK and white ink
Ink Delivery System Advanced closed-loop delivery system; Auto ink circulation system for white channels
Printable Substrates

100% Cotton and high-cotton blends; 100% light poly, up to 50/50 dark poly wood and canvas. Hats, shoes, and other extended media options are coming soon

Table Height Adjustment Precision manual table height adjustment up to 1.2"/3.0 cm
Maintenance Features

Precise ink monitoring, auto ink maintenance system, automated print head cleaning, power purge system to help fill and remove ink from the system

Operating Environment

59F/15C to 90F/32C

Connectivity Supports USB drive and Ethernet
Electrical Requirements

100/120VAC 50-60Hz, 0.65A max, 70 watts


19.4”H x 52.2”L x 33.9”W

Weight 242.5 lbs (110 kg)
Curing Temperatures and Times - Heat Press (conveyor times vary) Light shirt (CMYK only): 356F/180C, 40 seconds
Dark shirt (white ink): 330F/165C, 90 seconds
Pretreatment Genuine Ricoh-approved pretreatment formulas. Use the included HVLP Wagner power or automatic sprayer in a separate room from your printer.
Standard Table Medium (Included)
12.6" x 18" / 32 x 45.7 cm
Optional Platens Large
16" x 19.6" / 40.6 x 49.8 cm

10.5" x 13" / 26.6 x 33 cm
Required Operating System

Windows 10 (Pro, Enterprise), Windows 11, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019

Recommended Graphics Application

PhotoShop/Illustrator/CorelDraw/Action Illustrated

Supported File Types

TIFF, PNG, JPG, BMP, PSB, PSD (PDF, PS, EPS are supported for non-bundle editions)

Minimum Processor and Memory

CPU: Intel Core i3-2100 / AMD Athlon II X2 340

Computer Storage

Free disc space: 120GB

Display Resolution

1280 x 1024

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Ricoh Ri 1000x DTG Printer with 1-year Warranty
1 Medium Size Shirt Platen
Full CMYK + 2 White Ink Cartridge Set
Full Cleaning Cartridge Set
Maintenance Supply Kit
ColorGate Software Access

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