Ri 1000 Specifications

Meet the RICOH Ri 1000 direct-to-garment printer, named best DTG printer in its class by multiple independent panels of industry experts.

RICOH Ri 1000

FeatureRicoh Ri 1000
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
Resolution Settings Speed: 600×600 dpi / 4 pass
Fine: 600×600 dpi / 8 pass
Superfine: 1200×1200 dpi / 16 pass
Typical Print Speeds
(10″ x 8″ graphic, light garment)
Speed: 28 seconds
Fine: 42 seconds
Printable Area Up to 40,6 cm x 49,8 cm
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 coming soon
Table Height Adjustment Precision manual table height adjustment up to 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 system
Operating Environment 15 C to 32 C, Humidity 45-80 % RH, non-condensing humidifier recommended
Dimensions48 cm H x 132,5 cm L x 86 cm W
Weight110 kg
Curing Temperatures and Times – Heat Press (conveyor times vary) Light shirt (CMYK only): 180 C, 40 seconds
Dark shirt (white ink): 165 C, 90 seconds
PretreatmentGenuine Ricoh-approved pretreatment formulas.
Standard Table Medium (Included)
32 x 45,7 cm
Optional Platens Large
40,6 x 49,8 cm
26,6 x 33 cm
More options will be available soon.
Recommended Graphics Application Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator and CorelDRAW
Supported File Types TIFF, PNG, JPG, PDF, BMP