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RICOH Ri 4000 Direct to Garment Printer - DTG / DTF Printer, RIP Software, Ink, Enhancer and Cleaning Cartridges, Training enlarged

RICOH Ri 4000 Direct to Garment Printer - DTG / DTF Printer, RIP Software, Ink, Enhancer and Cleaning Cartridges, Training

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Ricoh Ri 4000 Direct-to-Garment Printer - DTG + DTF Printer Built for Business

Experience unparalleled efficiency and garment versatility with the most advanced Ricoh Ri 4000 DTG + DTF printer, ideal for high-performing businesses and print shops. It is the first and only DTG printer in its class that can print on 100% cotton, 100% polyester, poly-cotton blends and completely eliminating the need for manual pretreatment!

Ricoh Ri 4000 is commercial garment printer is fit for beginner and pros alike. The ease of use, intuitive control panel, and auto maintenance make this the top printer in the market, and the price makes it undeniably irresistible. It's the complete package.

This Ricoh Ri 4000 package includes:

  • Ricoh Ri 4000 Printer
  • Medium Platen
  • Ink Cartridge Set
  • Pretreatment Enhancer Cartridge Set
  • Cleaning Cartridge Set
  • BONUS: Maintenance Supplies ($295)
  • BONUS: RIP Software ($665 value)
  • BONUS: Training and Onboarding ($795 value)

Available Products:
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Ricoh RI4000 BundleRicoh RI4000 Bundle (DTG & DTF READY)
  • RIP Software
  • Medium EZ Change Platen
  • Ink Cartridges (CMYK 200ml each + 2W 500ml each)
  • Enhancer Cartridges (4 x 200ml)
  • Cleaning Cartridges (10 x 220ml)
  • Maintenance Supplies
  • Training & Onboarding
  • RIP Software
  • Medium EZ Change Platen
  • Ink Cartridges (CMYK 200ml each + 2W 500ml each)
  • Enhancer Cartridges (4 x 200ml)
  • Cleaning Cartridges (10 x 220ml)
  • Maintenance Supplies
  • DTF Heat Station (with Purifier)
  • DTF Transfer Sheets (100 sheets)
  • DTF Transfer Powder (3.5 lbs)
  • Training & Onboarding

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Ricoh Ri 4000 Fast Return on Investment

Engineered for Faster ROI

Streamline your workflow, save costs on all consumables, and optimize your inventory with built-in pretreatment, newly formulated inks, and automated maintenance.

Ricoh Ri 4000 High Productivity Printer

Higher Productivity

Efficiently move from design to print in record time. Print full-color graphics in under 92 seconds, inclusive of automatic pretreatment, saving you significant time and minimizing manual errors.

Ricoh Ri 4000 Support and Training

One-stop DTG shop

Whether you're a novice in DTG or an expert, receive personalized support, training, and all the necessary accessories such as ink, pretreatment, and heat presses to kickstart your sales promptly.

Revolutionary in quality, efficiency, and versatility

DTG printing elevated to new heights with the Ricoh Ri 4000. With higher image quality and comprehensive automation, including pretreatment and maintenance, Ricoh Ri 4000 effortlessly surpasses its competitors.

Ricoh Ri 4000 Printer

1 - Quick-change dressable platens

Switching magnetic platens is a breeze. Effortlessly swap among a diverse range of platens for maximum versatility. Print up to 16" x 19.6".

2 - High-performance printheads

Ricoh Ri 4000 features cutting-edge genuine piezo-electric drop-on-demand print heads designed to deliver speed, precision, and durability.

3 - High-efficiency dual carriages

The initial carriage applies the newly developed Enhancer (Pretreatment), followed by the second carriage with the white and color layers.

4 - Auto platen height adjustments

Effortlessly switch between substrates and let the Ri 4000 automatically optimize the platen height for the best prints. The automatic, laser-assisted height adjustment accelerates production and ensures foolproof prints by positioning your platen with precision.

5 - 7" touchscreen with smart alerts

Experience a vibrant, full-color display on the large touchscreen, featuring an upgraded graphical interface, intuitive controls, and advanced technologies. The included operation guide provides smart alerts and maintenance reminders for added convenience.

6 - New enhancer and ink formulas

With 4 cartridges of enhancers, 4 CMYK, and 2 white, the Ri 4000 is equipped with inks that are safe, long-lasting, and vibrant. Experience superior color performance even on 100% polyester. Optimize your inventory to save ink, time, and costs.

Ricoh Ri 4000 new and improved features:

  • Prints on 100% polyester, in any color. Leverage our latest DTG printer technology and advanced ink formulas to expand your business into printed polyester garments. Meet the growing demand for sportswear and other polyester fabrics with higher quality and lower costs than ever before.
  • Built-in Enhancer cuts manual labor. Say goodbye to manual pretreatment. The Ri 4000 automates the pretreatment process by discharging the Ricoh enhancer liquid through its inkjet heads directly onto the garment's print area. Experience faster printing, reduced errors, minimal operator training, and eliminate the need for secondary equipment.
  • Improved savings on inks and consumables. Achieve savings on ink costs with our newly developed ink formulations. Paired with built-in pretreatment, the Ri 4000 utilizes less pretreatment liquid compared to other printers. Enjoy longer-lasting prints with superior color performance.
  • Improved automatic maintenance system. Experience time savings with more efficient maintenance procedures. Ricoh Ri 4000, equipped with automated maintenance systems and advanced monitoring technology, minimizes manual upkeep and remains in an active, walk-up ready state.

Ricoh Ri 4000 additional features:

  • Print on a variety of fabrics including 100% cotton, 100% polyester, poly-cotton blends.
  • Prints extremely fast. Full-color 10" x 8" graphics on light garments in less than 92 seconds including time-saving automatic pretreatment process.
  • Less downtime between garments. Swap and load garments in seconds and with greater accuracy using easy dressable platens. No tools required.
  • Faithfully reproduce your design in vibrant colors and fine details thanks to Ricoh's unique dual cartridge print heads that optimize the position and size of ink droplets, and white and color layer coverage.
  • Prints super high-resolution, up to 1200 x 1200 dpi, without significant drop in speed. 123 seconds for full-color 10" x 8" graphic including pretreatment.
  • 'Walk-Up' Ready With Automated Maintenance Significantly reduce maintenance times with intelligent auto cleaning, white ink agitation systems, and continuous monitoring of ink supply and air levels.
  • Get amazingly accurate color management with the included ColorGATE RIP and process even the largest design files faster than ever.
  • Eliminate time setting garments. Sensors detect the thickness of every fabric, automatically adjusting table height, giving you perfect prints every time.
  • Set prices more accurately. Ri 4000 automatically calculate ink costs and consumption to see the amount of ink required and ink cost per garment.
  • Includes DTF Printing. Utilize direct-to-film printing to print on virtually any substrate. Easily switch between intricate and simple designs, save on inventory, and adjust the scale of your print runs-all within a single printer.
  • Imagine beyond t-shirts - Sell any printed fabric. Diversify your product range effortlessly by printing on a variety of items such as shirts, hoodies, pants, socks, hats, shoes, bags, pillowcases and more.

Ricoh Ri 4000 Specifications:

  • 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: 8 Ricoh print heads; 16 Channels/ 192 nozzles per channel
  • Typical Print Speeds: (10" x 8" graphic, light garment) - Speed Mode: 92 seconds; Fine Mode: 123 seconds
  • Resolution Settings: Speed: 600 x 600 dpi/4 pass; Fine: 600 x 600 dpi/8 pass; Super Fine: 1200 x 1200 dpi/16 pass
  • Printable Substrates: 100% cotton, 100% polyester to high-polyester blends, poly-cotton blends, DTF film.
  • Ink: Genuine Ricoh direct to garment water-based pigmented CMYK and white inks
  • Ink Delivery System: Advanced closed-loop delivery system; Auto ink circulation system for white channels
  • 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 system
  • Operating Conditions: 59°F - 90°F / 15°C - 32°C; Humidity 45% - 80%, non-condensing humidifier recommended
  • Connectivity: Supports USB drive and Ethernet
  • Power: 100-120V, 50-60Hz, 4.0A, 320W
  • Dimensions (WxDxH): 34.7 x 65.4 x 19.7 inches (88.2 x 166.2 x 50 cm)
  • Weight: 298 lb / 135 kg
  • Curing Temperatures and Times: Heat Press (conveyor times vary): Light Polyester (CMYK only): 248F (120C); Dark Polyester (CMYK + white ink): 320F (160C)
  • Platens: See available packages to find options that include a variety of platens:
    • Small: 10.5" x 13" / 26.6 x 33 cm
    • Medium: 12.6" x 18" / 32 x 45.7 cm
    • Large: 16" x 19.6" / 40.6 x 49.8 cm
  • Operating Systems: Windows 10, Windows 11, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019
  • Recommended Graphics Application: Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, CorelDRAW, Action Illustrated
  • Supported File Types: TIFF, PNG, JPG, BMP, PSB, PSD (PDF, PS, EPS are supported for non-bundle editions)

CAUTION: WORK IN A WELL VENTILATED AREA and wear PROTECTIVE GEAR (including masks and gloves) while handling specialty printing and curing materials and techniques (such as DTF, DTG, UV, WTT, etc.), due to the potential hazards from fumes and processes. It's strongly advised to use a fume extractor in addition to maintaining proper ventilation when using DTF powder.
Operating any specialty ink printing devices and materials, including inks, chemicals, powders, etc., is entirely at the user's risk.
To reduce the chances of ink clogs and film warping, it is strongly advised to maintain a room humidity 50%-70% and a temperature 75°-80°F / 24°-27°C.


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