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Pro C7100/C7100X Series

Cutsheet Color Printer

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Grow your business with a game-changing digital press

Bring profitable new opportunities within reach for your print organization with the RICOH Pro C7100/C7100X Series Cutsheet Color Printers. Offer your clients more and enter new markets with a broad range of capabilities, from oversized printing to stunning Ricoh 5th color on media up to 360 gsm.

White, clear, neon yellow and neon pink toners provide nearly limitless options to meet exacting customer demands, from creating luxury catalogs to producing marketing materials and custom retail packaging. With operator-friendly features and speeds of up to 90 pages per minute, the Pro C7100/C7100X Series offers you the performance and ease of use needed to take your creativity to new heights.

 
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More print applications mean more revenue opportunities 

No matter what the job calls for, the Pro C7100/C7100X Series cutsheet printers offer a smarter way to help your customers get their message across. Print innovative output that drives communications, sales and loyalty with an affordable digital press that opens up new market opportunities.

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Expand your creative portfolio with Ricoh's 5th Color Station

Dazzling images on dark substrates. Tickets and coupons with security watermarks. Sizzling neon graphics that excite consumers. With the Ricoh 5th Color Station featuring white, clear, neon yellow and neon pink toners, you can create powerful combinations of effects to turn an ordinary marketing message into a memorable showstopper.

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Engineered to raise the bar on quality

Redefine digital image and color quality with the Pro C7100/C7100X Series production printers, featuring VCSEL technology and advanced toner chemistry. Show customers the power of digital production, page after page, with unrivaled color consistency and accurate front-to-back registration.

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Complete the job efficiently inline, near-line or offline

Produce professionally finished, customer-ready work quickly and in-house. The Pro C7100/C7100X Series cutsheet printers offer an expansive range of finishing options, including multi-fold units, booklet makers, perfect and ring binding, stapling and more to make end-to-end production easy and more cost-effective.

 

Powerful print technologies to keep you productive

Choose a printer or MFP model that best fits your workflows, with options in speed, budget and 5th color capabilities. All feature a powerful engine with proven reliability to meet the demands of high-volume printing, and ensure maximum uptime to keep operations running at peak performance levels.

 
 
 

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Create a lasting impression and loyal new accounts with printing applications previously thought out of reach. 

 

Over-sized printing: More real estate for your message

We've taken oversized digital printing to new dimensions with the ability to print on oversized media up to 13" x 27.5"*. Produce memorable posters, in-store signage, six-panel brochures, table tents, folders and other oversized applications that were once only possible on offset printers. Support for textured and heavy stocks up to 360 gsm — in simplex or duplex mode — allows you to create attention-grabbing output.
*13" x 27.5" printing up to 300 gsm on coated or uncoated stocks. Requires optional feed unit.

Go beyond basic with specialty media to attract more work

Synthetics, window clings and rich linens are just a few of the ways you can capture a customer's attention with the Pro C7100/C7100X Series. A broad selection of supported specialty media including textured, metallic, dimensional, synthetic and magnetic stocks open new opportunities for you to sell high-caliber applications — all with the benefits of a digital production printer.

 

Promotional decals and store window displays

Nail polish packaging
 

Packaging

Wedding invitations
 

Invitations

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Keep it personal with variable data printing

Make communications more captivating with the ability to leverage today's leading variable data printing (VDP) software on your Pro C7100/C7100X cut sheet printer. Position your business as more than a print shop, with the ability to help clients turn their customer data into effective multi-channel marketing campaigns anchored by stunning printed pieces.

Let the intuitive paper library set the job for you

Reduce setup time, and achieve repeatable results quickly. The Intuitive Paper Library allows you to select a stock directly from the panel, automatically adjusting internal settings to produce precise output based on media type.

The Media Identification Unit displays paper size, stock type and other key details, automatically associating these with the closest match in the paper library to reduce printing errors and match customer supplied samples.

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Use Ricoh's expertise to help you succeed

The Ricoh partnership goes beyond great hardware. We're committed to your long-term success with customer-centric services executed by seasoned professionals and industry veterans. Realize the full capabilities of the Pro C7100/C7100X Series and ask about the range of on-site training, color management, workflow assessment and other services available to help your company make the most of your Ricoh digital press.

 

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Go after more high-margin work and help your customers stand out from the crowd. Ricoh's 5th Color Station gives you the power to make high-end work and innovative output your calling card.

 
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Change the game with Ricoh's 5th Color Station

Want to achieve a more high-end look, or entice more customers in creative fields? No matter what your goal, Ricoh's white, clear, neon yellow and neon pink toners give you the competitive advantage you need to produce eye-catching work that commands premium prices. 

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Create dramatic effects with white toner

Open up a world of creative possibilities for customers while protecting image integrity on clear and dark substrates using Ricoh's White Toner. Unlike offset processes, a single pass of White Toner is all you need to achieve great coverage and dramatic effects. Capture attention by printing white on dark substrates to produce a unique, luxurious look. Apply on metallic media, leaving foreground text uncovered to simulate metallic inks on the page, at a fraction of the cost.

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Add texture and security to documents with clear toner

Whether you're adding tactile detail to business cards or creating security patterns on tickets, coupons and gift cards, Ricoh's 5th Color Clear Toner brings new dimensions to your output. Apply as a spot gloss to make key images pop in brochures, or produce subtle background patterns on posters that command a second look. Immediate drying ensures this treatment won't slow down your workflow.

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Light up your business with neon yellow toner

Shine bright and add urgency with eye-catching Neon Yellow Toner. Create clear information hierarchies on documents including statements and bills to ensure readers don't miss key information. Neon yellow makes the visual impact you need to produce effective safety materials, posters, event marketing items and more.

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Rethink pink

Ricoh's new Neon Pink Toner expands the color gamut and allows print service providers to produce eye-catching results that inspire highly engaging promotions and campaigns. A natural fit for cause marketing, beauty and fashion, retail and hospitality, Neon Pink Toner gives you a bright new way to cut through the clutter and help your customers get their message across loud and clear.

 

Seeing is believing. Request your print samples today.

Don't take our word for it — experience the brilliant possibilities for yourself with RICOH Pro C7100/C7100X Series print samples. Examine the vibrant color, striking images and flawless registration with samples that demonstrate the extraordinary range of media and substrates this digital production press has been designed to master. Request your samples today, and get inspired by game-changing creativity.

 
 

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Print breathtaking images and striking color with technologies that separate you from the competition.

 
 

Deliver striking, life-like images with VCSEL technology

Take on graphic-intensive work for demanding industries including the arts, beauty, fashion and retail. Ricoh's revolutionary VCSEL (Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser) technology emits 40 laser beams simultaneously, resulting in stunning 1200 × 4800 dpi image resolution. Powerful printing technology minimizes color shift to produce crisp text, fine lines and realistic image reproduction.

 
 

Expand your color range with Ricoh's PxP EQ Toner

Ricoh’s proprietary PxP-EQ Toner spreads evenly while using a minimal amount of toner. This improves density and saturation, resulting in the brilliant color quality you would expect from an offset printer. As an added benefit, PXP-EQ Toner requires a lower melting point, reducing energy consumption and the associated operating costs.
 
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Precise registration

Accurate front-to-back mechanical registration ensures the highest standard of quality for duplex printing. Confidently produce duplexed print jobs including books, direct mail, business cards and catalogs. The Pro C7100/C7100X Series production printers also feature a color contact image sensor (CIS) to make sure print jobs on dark and color media are delivered with the precise, high-quality registration your customers count on.

 

Produce consistent, uniform color on every page

To achieve consistent color, Active Toner Density Control analyzes the file being printed, and automatically determines the optimal quantity of toner to deliver to the Developer Unit, at the precise moment it is needed. Advanced Ricoh color management technologies continually monitor the system to reduce the chance of uneven toner and ensure color stability on every page.
 
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Ricoh Color Management Services

Delivering exceptional color helps you build your reputation, and protects your bottom line. Ricoh assists you with identifying and implementing a color management strategy built around your goals. Learn how to sustain the highest levels of color quality, reduce waste and optimize uptime. Secure your G7 Master Printer certification and be part of an elite set of highly sought after vendors with proven skills.

 

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Get end-to-end document production, in-house.

Professional finishing solutions help maximize what you can produce with the Ricoh Pro C7100/Pro C7100X. Configure the Pro C7100/Pro C7100X for your business with our Configurator Tool: Pro C7100 and Pro C7100X.

Paper Handling

Multi Bypass Tray BY5010

Enables up to 550 sheets of uncoated stocks in sizes up to 13" x 19.2". Choose Multi Bypass Oversize Sheet Tray Type S3 as a plastic extender for BY5010 to accommodate oversize prints.

Friction Feed LCIT RT5090

4,000 sheet LCIT that can handle paper sizes up to 13" x 19.2" and up to 110 lb. Cover stock (300 gsm). Does not support clear or colored media.

Vacuum Feed Oversize Sheet Tray Type S3

For use with the Vacuum Feed LCIT RT5100 to enable the system to run Coated and Uncoated media up to 13" x 27.5". Supports media up to 300 gsm. Provides 1,110-sheet paper capacity for oversized prints.

Vacuum Feed LCIT RT5100

4,400 sheet Vacuum Feed LCIT that can handle paper sizes up to 13" x 19.2" and paper weights up to 150 lb. (400 gsm). Users can configure up to 3 Vacuum Feed LCITs to the system. Note: Bridge Unit BU5010 must be added between each LCIT. Colored and clear media only supported on Vacuum Feed LCIT.

Perfect Binders

Perfect Binder GB5010

Produce professionally trimmed, glue-bound, wrap around books of up to 200-sheets with covers and weights of up to 300 gsm. This inline option is ideal for catalogs, course books, small magazines, directories, and more.

Booklet Makers

CP Bourg Booklet Maker BM-e

C.P. Bourg’s award winning booklet maker utilizes the latest technology with unparalleled quality and speed to produce on-demand booklets. The BM-e paper flow follows a stitch–fold–trim process with guaranteed set integrity, a maximum of 120 pages per booklet (30 sheets) and a maximum speed of 5,000 booklets per hour.

2,500-Sheet Booklet Finisher SR5060

Create saddle-stitched booklets up to 20 sheets with ease. Combine this impressive feature with an optional Trimmer Unit (TR5040) and Hole Punch Unit for specialty projects. The Booklet Finisher also includes a conveyor belt, pushing the finished product off the output tray and into a storage container, with minimal supervision.

Duplo 350Pro Booklet Maker

Offers a hands-free booklet-making process, eliminates touchpoints, and enables printed documents to be delivered one sheet at a time into the booklet maker without manual intervention. Unit includes: bridge (includes: interface & pump), touch screen PC, slitter/cutter/creaser module, booklet maker with 2 stitch heads, face trimmer, and square spine module.

GBC StreamPunch Ultra

Create professional-quality documents for a wide media range with in-line printing, punching, and collating. Streamline workflow and dramatically reduce labor costs. This feature supports: Tab Punching, “Double Punch” Capability, Enhanced Line Speeds, Expanded Media Gamut, Variable Sheet Sizes, Adjustable Backage, and Die Set Detection.

Plockmatic PBM 350

A productivity-enhancing booklet making system that can be used inline or offline. Staple up to 35 sheets to create booklets up to 140 pages. Model is configurable with a Book Fold Module, Cover Feeder, Rotate Crease Trim, and Face Trimmer for utmost precision.

CP Bourg Watkiss PowerSquare™ 224

A unique and innovative complete book making system for digital and offset print applications. To suit different workflows, it is available in three configurations, online, nearline and offline.

Plockmatic PBM 500

A productivity-enhancing booklet making system that can be used inline or offline. Staple up to 50 sheets to create booklets up to 200 pages. Model is configurable with a Book Fold Module, Cover Feeder, Rotate Crease Trim, and Face Trimmer for utmost precision.

Cutters/Trimmers

Trimmer Unit TR5040

Cuts the front edge of the book block after the book block is saddle-stitched by the Booklet Finisher SR5060. Face trim only.

Stackers

High Capacity Stacker SK5030

For stacking up to 5,000 sheets of paper. Up to two stackers can be configured per engine.

Folders

Multi-Folding Unit FD5020

The Multi-Folding Unit FD5020 allows you to offer your customers multiple folding options and meet more of their marketing needs. Execute up to six professional folding patterns inline, including Half-Fold, Tri-Fold, Gate-Fold, Double Parallel, and Z-Fold.

Sheet Finishers

3,000-Sheet Finisher SR5050

The 3,000-Sheet Finisher offers multi-position staple finishing of up to 100 sheets for 8.5" x 11"/A4 sized media or 50 sheets for 11" x 17"/A3 sized media. The unit also offers stacking of up to 3,000 sheets (shift tray) and 250-sheets (proof tray) with 4 staple options (top, bottom, 2 staples, top-slant) and two and three hole punch options.

Other

Buffer Pass Unit Type S3

The Buffer Pass Unit Type S3 is recommended for print shops that frequently produce long runs with heavy coverage on uncoated media. It cools the printed sheet prior to entering a finishing unit, which minimizes toner blocking on stacked, coated paper.

RPIP Interface Port Type S3

Enable the inline connectivity of select third party finishing peripherals. This powerful solution greatly enhances your workflow, reduces labor time, and maximizes the value of traditional offline finishing equipment. Connect inline to the following finishing options: CP Bourg Booklet Maker BM-e, CP Bourg Watkiss PowerSquare™ 224, DSF-2000 Sheet Feeder and DBM-350 Booklet Maker

Paper Decurl Unit DU5040

The Paper Decurl Unit DU5040 is ideal for professional print environments that frequently produce jobs with high toner coverage on thin paper and paper with long grain. This significantly reduces the natural curl that can occur, delivering sheets with optimal flatness.

Cover Interposers

Cover Interposer CI5030

The Cover Interposer CI5030 allows you to feed pre-printed covers and inserts into the finishing workflow more easily. Eliminate time-consuming offline manual insertion, reduce wear and tear on originals, and produce front and back covers with speed and efficiency.

Ring Binders

Ring Binder RB5020

Produce finished ring-bound booklets inline. Automatically collate, hole-punch, insert and close rings for up to 100-sheet documents with no manual intervention, reducing labor costs and minimizing errors.

 

Help more customers with exceptional media support, fast turnaround and reliable uptime.

 
 

  Start with challenging deadlines, finish with happy customers

With speeds up to 90 pages per minute and a maximum monthly volume of 240,000 pages, the Pro C7100/C7100X Series color production printers give you the power and performance to produce more high-margin work for customers.

 
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Paper tray

Robust paper capacity

From a standard 2,500-sheet capacity to a maximum configuration of 16,200 sheets for longer, uninterrupted runs, the Pro C7100/C7100X helps reduce operator intervention. Load media on-the-fly and prepare for the next job to easily meet deadlines.

Fiery controller

Select a Fiery®​​ Controller

Choose from the Fiery®​ E-43A with Pro 80 Controller or the Fiery®​ E-83A with QX Controller to expedite complex applications, personalize pages, and shorten turnaround times on even the toughest jobs.

Smart operation panel

Intuitive and user-friendly controls at your fingertips

An intelligent 10.4" SVGA control panel puts more information and control at your fingertips. It features a customizable display with intuitive visual guidance and programmable shortcut icons, enabling quick completion of basic or advanced tasks for faster job turnaround. Essential operator information, including paper names in trays, jobs in queue and supply information, is displayed in easy-to-access locations.

Capture information quickly with single-pass duplex scanning

Scan-to functionality has brought a new standard of convenience to production environments. To support efficient document sharing, the Pro C7100/C7100X Series multifunction models have an array of electronic distribution capabilities including Scan-to Email, Scan-to USB Drive/SD Card and Scan-to FTP/SMB, while also offering:

  • Single-pass duplex scanning at up to 220 images per minute (ipm) LTR size
  • Support for on-demand printing of stored documents
  • Full-color scan, capture and distribution to maintain and preserve the integrity of original documents
 

Rely on greater uptime to keep workflows moving

 

Innovate features allow you to get more done, faster and easier.

 
 

Trained Customer Replaceable Units

Proactively protect uptime and reduce service calls with Ricoh’s Trained Customer Replaceable Units (TCRU) program. This program trains users to replace key components such as drums, rollers, fuser cleaning units and more, without requiring a service call.
 
Pro C7100 TCR unit
Pro C7100 toner bottles
 
 

On-the-fly Toner Replacement

Twin Cartridge Ports allow users to load toner while jobs are running, and provides greater overall toner capacity to meet high-volume demands.
 
 
 

System Status Indicators

The System Status Light keeps you continually informed of job status. The Active Tray Indicator Light will illuminate when paper is pulling from a tray to avoid opening a tray in use.
 
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Data map

Safeguard critical data to protect your revenue streams

Maintain data security with built-in features that help you comply with customer requirements. Protect information sent to you with IP security protocols that encrypt every packet in the data stream. Optional Fiery® Controllers offer network protection, encryption, user authentication and secure printing features.

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More efficient for you — and the environment

ENERGY STAR® certified and with models offering an EPEAT® Silver rating, the Pro C7100/C7100X Series cut sheet printers are engineered to reduce environmental impact. Auto-duplex printing, reduced toner melting temperature and programmable power settings offer savings in paper and power consumption, helping you lower operating costs and work more sustainably. Ricoh's @Remote monitoring option extends these benefits by providing real-time updates on usage, supply levels and system status.

 

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System Specifications

Print/Copy Process

4-drum and 5-drum dry electrostatic transfer system with internal transfer belt

Fusing

Oil-less belt fusing method

System Memory

E-43A: 2GB x 2
E-83A: 2GB x 8

CPU

E-43A: Intel i5-4570 (2.9GHz up to 3.6GHz with Turbo)
E-83A: Intel Xeon (Quad-Core) Xeon E5-2637 (3.5GHz up to 3.8GHz w/Turbo)

Interface

Windows 7 Professional for Embedded Systems x64

Document Feeder Type

220-Sheet ADF with single-pass color duplex scanning at up to 220 ipm

Control Panel

Full-color 9" WVGA touch panel

Copy Resolution

600 dpi

Print Resolution

1200 x 4800 dpi VCSEL

Scan Resolution

600 dpi

Simplex: 120 ipm; Duplex: 220 ipm

Max Printable Area

12.7" x 18.9" (323mm x 480mm)
12.7" x 27.2" (323mm x 692mm) (when using Oversize Sheet Tray Option)

Output Speed

Full Color and Monochrome
Thick1 (52.3 g/m2) - Thick7 (300 g/m2):80 ppm
Thick8 (300.1 g/m2) - (360 g/m2): 65 ppm
FC + 5ST (White)
Thick2 (63.1 g/m2) - Thick3 (105 g/m2):37.5 ppm
Thick4 (105.1 g/m2) - Thick7 (300 g/m2):80 ppm
Thick8 (300.1 g/m2) - (360 g/m2): 65 ppm
5ST Only (White)
Thick2 (63.1 g/m2) - Thick7 (300 g/m2):80 ppm
Thick8 (300.1 g/m2) - (360 g/m2): 65 ppm
FC + 5ST (Clear)
Thick2 (63.1 g/m2) - Thick8 (360 g/m2):37.5 ppm in Quality Mode (default)
5ST Only (Clear)
Thick2 (63.1 g/m2) - Thick8 (360 g/m2):37.5 ppm in Quality Mode (default)

Paper Capacity

Standard: 1st Tray: 1,000 sheets x 2 (Tandem), 2nd Tray: 500 sheets
Optional: 3rd Tray: 1,000 sheets, 4th Tray: 2,000 sheets, 5th Tray: 1,000 sheets (RT5090)
Optional: 3rd-8th Tray: 2,200 sheets each (RT5100)
Bypass Tray: 500 sheets

13" x 19.2"/13" x 27.5"

Paper Weight

1st Tray: 14 lb. Bond - 110 lb. Cover (52.3 - 300 g/m2); Plain Paper, Recycle Paper, Preprinted, Letterhead, Pre-punched
2nd Tray: 14 lb. Bond - 95 lb. Cover (52.3 - 256 g/m2); Plain Paper, Recycle Paper, Preprinted Paper, Letterhead, Prepunched Paper, Tab Stock
3rd Tray (RT5090): 14 lb. Bond - 95 lb. Cover (52.3 - 256 g/m2); Plain Paper, Recycle Paper, Preprinted Paper, Letterhead, Pre-punched Paper, Tab Stock, Glossy/Matte Paper, OHP (Transparency), Translucent Paper, Envelopes, Textured Paper
4th Tray (RT5090): 14 lb. Bond - 110 lb. Cover (52.3 - 300 g/m2)
5th Tray (RT5090): 14 lb. Bond - 95 lb. Cover (52.3 - 256 g/m2)
3rd-8th Tray (RT5100): 14 lb. Bond - 130 lb. Cover (52.3 - 300 g/m2) Plain Paper, Recycle Paper, Preprinted Paper, Letterhead, Pre-punched Paper, Tab Stock, Glossy/Matte Paper, Translucent Paper, Envelopes, Textured Paper, Colored Paper, Clear Media
Vacuum Feed Oversize Tray: 14 lb. Bond - 110 lb. Cover (52.3 - 300 g/m2) coated
RT5010 Bypass Tray: 14 lb. Bond - 81 lb.Cover (52.3 - 216 g/m2) uncoated
Duplex: 14 lb. Bond - 130 lb. Cover (52.3 - 360 g/m2)

Max Monthly Volume

240K

Duty Cycle

700K

Power Requirements

208-240V, 16A, 50/60Hz (2 Dedicated Power Cords)

Maximum Power Consumption

5,000 W

Dimensions W x D x H

Pro C7100/Pro C7100X: 51.9" x 35.8" x 47.9" (1320mm x 910mm x 1218mm)

Weight

Pro C7100/Pro C7100X: Less than 1,276 lbs. (580 kg)