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Ricoh Ri 100 Direct to Garment printer

  • Prints in 80 seconds or less
  • 1,200 dpi
  • Ricoh garment ink
  • Optional heat press finisher

A direct to garment printer (DTG) for anyone, anywhere

The RICOH Ri 100 prints images directly onto clothing fabrics using state‑of‑the‑art DTG technology. You can print a one-of-a-kind T-shirt or a personalised bag for a customer to take home then and there. Anyone can create beautifully printed products both safely and easily.

Add value to your print business

The Ri 100 enables you to print a wide range of long‑lasting products, whether you are a beginner or an experienced print service provider. It has never been easier to print a one‑of‑a‑kind T‑shirt or bag for your customers to take away immediately. With the Ri 100 you can easily boost your customer numbers by expanding the scope of your printing business.

The RICOH Ri 100 Direct-to-Garment products is manufactured and distributed by Ricoh Company Ltd

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  • Prints in 80 seconds or less
  • 1,200 dpi
  • Ricoh garment ink
  • Optional heat press finisher

Device configuration
Garment print
800 MHz PowerPC 464FB
Memory - standard
128 MB
Operation panel
2-line LCD display
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—mainframe
399 x 698 x 292.5 mm—non-operating; 399 x 760.3 x 292.5 mm—operating
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—other

243.2 x 409.1 x 97.3 mm—Standard size tray
243.2 x 409.1 x 97.3 mm—Small size tray
243.2 x 409.1 x 97.3 mm—Sleeve and sock tray

24 kg

2.6 kg—Standard size tray
2.2 kg—Small size tray
2.5 kg—Sleeve and sock tray

Minimum space requirements
530 mm—front
250 mm—left
100 mm—right (ink slot side)
100 mm—rear
Average monthly volume
200 prints
Max monthly volume
1,000 prints
Machine life
3 years average, 5 years maximum
Duty cycle
3,000 prints
PM cycle
1.5–2 years or 10,000 prints
1,899 prints
Supply yields

Ink cartridge—high yield
600 prints per 140 ml—black
500 prints per 100 ml—cyan, magenta, yellow

Ink cartridge—standard yield
200 prints per 50 ml—black
150 prints per 35 ml—cyan, magenta, yellow

Ink collection unit
4,000 prints per unit

Maintenance items
12 cleans per 150 ml cleaning liquid bottle
12 cleans per a cleaning absorber carton of 24 pcs
12 cleans per a cleaning stick carton of 100 pcs
The cleaning tool life is the same as the unit life of Ri 100
1 clean per each cleaning cartridge (black, cyan, magenta, yellow)

Garment handling

100% Cotton, 50/50 cotton blend

Standard size tray

Standard size tray, Small size tray, Sleeve and sock tray

Garment size (W x H)—T-shirt
Standard size tray—Men's size
840 x 640 mm—XXXL
820 x 610 mm—XXL
780 x 580 mm—XL
740 x 550 mm—L
700 x 520 mm—M
660 x 490 mm—S

Standard size tray—Women's size
640 x 460 mm—WL
610 x 430 mm—WM
590 x 400 mm—WS

Standard size tray—Children's size
630 x 460 mm—160 cm
600 x 430 mm—150 cm
560 x 400 mm—140 cm
520 x 370 mm—130 cm
480 x 350 mm—120 cm
440 x 330 mm—110 cm

Small size tray—Children's size
400 x 310 mm—100 cm

Maximum garment thickness
7 mm or less—Standard size tray
7 mm or less—Small size tray
7 mm or less—Sleeve and sock tray

T-shirt (baby to adult size), tote bag, sweatshirt, polo shirt, flag

Interfaces - standard
High speed USB 2.0
IEEE 802.11 b/g/n
Network protocols - standard
MIB support

Private MIB 
Ricoh original

Standard MIB (SNMP printer MIB)
RF1514/RFC2790—Host Resource MIB
RFC1759—Printer MIB
RFC3413—Target MIB, Notification MIB
RFC3584—Community MIB
Printer Working group candidate standard 5107.1–2005—Printer port monitor MIB 1.0

Print speed colour
80 seconds or less—Speed Mode
150 seconds or less—Fine Mode (default)
Printing technology
On-demand piezo inkjet system
Ink type
Water-based garment ink
2 Ricoh Piezo ink heads
Print resolution
600 x 600 dpi, 1,200 x 1,200 dpi
Printer drivers
RPCS Raster
Maximum printable area
204 x 291 mm—Standard size tray
142 x 204 mm—Small size tray
142 x 204 mm—Sleeve and sock tray
RPCS Raster
Windows Vista
Windows 7
WIndows 8.1
Windows 10
Windows Server 2008
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows Server 2012
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows Server 2016
Point and Print
RPCS Raster
Windows Vista
Windows 7
Windows 8.1
Windows 10
Windows Server 2008/R2
Windows Server 2012/R2
Windows Server 2016
Mac OS X Native v10.9 and later—RPCS Raster only
Other supported environments
Ricoh Design Software supported environments
Windows 7
Window 8
Windows 10
Mac OS X Native v10.10 and later
Ricoh Design Software
Power source
220–240 V, 50/60 Hz
Power consumption
35 W or less—Operating Mode
2 W or less—Energy Saver Mode
0.5 W or less—Power Off Mode
Warm-up time
35 seconds or less
Sound power level
45 dB or less—standby 
53 dB—operating (Speed Mode)
Sound pressure level
37 dB—standby
45 dB—operating (Speed Mode)
Safety standards
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) standards
AUS/NZ EMC standards (C-Tick/RCM mark)
Operating environment

15–32º C

15–80% RH