Ricoh Ri 1000 Direct to Garment printer

  • A small footprint with a maximum printable area of 406.4 x 508 mm
  • Can print upto 2,000 prints per month
  • 7-inch touchscreen panel
  • Inkjet technology with up to 1200 x 1200 dpi resolution

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The RICOH Ri 1000 is a Direct To Garment printer that provides the perfect combination of smart technology, fast print speeds, and high output quality.

It has a fast print speed of 95 seconds in 4-Colour (4C) Standard Mode, and delivers sharp prints at a maximum resolution of 1,200 x 1,200 dpi.

The Ri 1000 supports a variety of fabric types as well as white ink printing to ensure great results on dark colour garments.

It is equipped with a 7” touchscreen panel for ease of use while a range of automated cleaning options make the printer easy to maintain.

The Ri 1000 also comes with four robust Ricoh printheads, advanced features such as temperature and humidity sensors, and precise ink supply monitoring to ensure consistently reliable results.

Additionally, the compact device supports optional quick-change platens that give customers a wide range of print capabilities from children’s sizes to large designs.



Garment print
Replaces Product
Physical dimensions
862 x 1,325 x 480 mm
110 kg
Minimum space requirements
200 mm—front
50 mm—left
500 mm—right (ink slot side)
50 mm—rear
Average Monthly Volume
375 prints
Max Monthly Volume
2,000 prints per month
Machine Life
30,000 prints or 5 years whichever comes first
Supply Yields
Ink cartridge yield
500 pages—KCMY
30 pages—W1, W2

Ink cartridge capacity
200 ml

Cleaning cartridge capacity
200 ml

Waste ink bottle
300 pages

Supply Yields
Cotton, blend ratio 50–100%

T-shirt, tote bag, sweatshirt, polo shirt, hat, towel, handkerchief, bib

Garment thickness
30 mm max—without frame
4 mm max—with frame

Garment thickness sensor

Garment types
Spectra USA, Spectra T-shirt 3100–148 g/m2

Toms/heavy-weight T-shirt 00085-CVT—190 g/m2
Toms/tote bag—404 g/m2
Toms/tote bag—270 g/m2
Toms/tote bag—135 g/m2

Platen type

Platen sizes
406.4 x 508 mm/16” x 20”—large
320 x 457.2 mm/12.6” x 18”—medium
266.7 x 330.2 mm/10.5” x 13”—small

Table height adjustment
0–30 mm manual adjustment
3 mm/360º adjustment pitch
1.5 kg maximum load

Printing technology
Print resolution
Standard Mode (4C)—600 x 600 dpi / 8-pass High Image Quality Mode (4C)—600 x 600 dpi / 4-pass High Speed Mode (W)—600 x 1,200 dpi / 8-pass
Maximum printable area

406.4 x 508 mm—bed max
Other print features
Pre-treatment PowerBright Pre-treatment Liquid (P5002) Post-treatment Heat press 100 seconds/180oC—4-colour 90 seconds/165oC—4-colour + white
Power source
100–120 V/200–240 V, 50–60 Hz (±3 Hz)
Power consumption
20 W—standby
100 W—maximum, operating
Safety standards
Low Voltage Directive EN62368-1
Ricoh Product Safety Standards