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RICOH Ri 2000 Direct to Garment Printer
RICOH Ri 2000 Direct to Garment Printer
RICOH Ri 2000 Direct to Garment Printer
RICOH Ri 2000 Direct to Garment Printer
RICOH Ri 2000 Direct to Garment Printer

Ri 2000

Direct to Garment Printer

Professional, high quality garment printing just got quicker and easier

  •   Highly productive - 25 seconds (CMYK in SuperSpeed mode)
  •   Versatile platform - Large print area (up to 406 x 498 mm)
  •   Easy to use - Automatic table height adjustment
  •   Impeccable print quality - 1,200 x 1,200 dpi maximum print resolution

Fast. Easy. Built for Business.

Bring your DTG business to the next level. The RICOH Ri 2000 delivers exceptionally fast print speeds, simplified maintenance, and convenient ease of use. Spend less time setting up prints and more time growing your business. With a robust full feature set designed for the power user, the RICOH Ri 2000 delivers superior value in its price class.

Blazing-Fast Speeds

Time is money. Ramp up your production or spend more time focusing on your business. RICOH Ri 2000 prints full-color 10-inch x 8-inch graphics on light garments in less than 10 seconds. The same size graphic on a dark garment takes under one minute. | The speed test was performed using Super Speed Mode with a 10"W x 8"H graphic. The print was timed from the start to stop of ink laydown. Platen entrance and ejection require an additional 15 seconds.

Software Solutions Built for Your Business

Save time by automating your workflow. Optimize your inventory by analyzing your ink use and print volume over time. Deliver superior products with automated quality control and standardized color output across your network of printers. Ricoh's cutting-edge software solutions allow you to take your print business to the next level.

'Walk-Up' Ready with Automated Maintenance

With automated maintenance systems and advanced system monitoring, the RICOH Ri 2000 stays in an active state where it is walk-up ready — and virtually guaranteed to produce a perfect print whenever you are ready to use the machine. To make maintenance even easier, a built-in Interactive Operation Guide provides smart alerts and notifications via the printer's industry-leading, full-color 7" touchscreen display.

Auto Height Adjustment & Quick-Change Platens

Spend less time setting up prints with precise automatic height adjustment and quick-change magnetic platens. Auto table height adjustment speeds up your workflow and helps foolproof your prints by positioning your print table with precision. Quick-change platens, in sizes up to an extra-large 16 by 19.6 inches, easily snap on and off the machine with virtually no downtime.

Goodbye, Manual Head Cleans!

The RICOH Ri 2000 includes an innovative head cleaning jig designed for fast and easy nozzle maintenance. Instead of messing with swabs and wipes, you now simply attach your cleaning jig, add cleaning solution, and select "Jig Head Maintenance." The printer does the rest of the work for you while you focus on running your business.

Time-Proven Quality & Reliability

With industrial-strength steel construction, the rugged RICOH Ri 2000 is built for performance and reliability. Time-proven components like the machine's print engine and high-performance RICOH GH 2220 print heads are built according to Ricoh's world-class quality standards and thoroughly tested to provide fast, precise, prints for years to come.

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Environmental Data

Operating Temperature

330F/165C, 90 seconds

System Specifications

Max Printable Area

Optional tables
Standard table
Medium (Included) 12.6" x 18" / 32 cm x 45.7 cm
Optional platens
Large 16" x 19.6" / 40.6 cm x 49.8 cm
Small 10.5" x 13" / 26.6 cm x 33 cm

*More options available soon.


Ink Channels

8 Ricoh print heads
16 channels/192 nozzles per channel

Resolution Settings

Superfine: 1200x1200 dpi/8 pass
Fine: 600x600 dpi/4 pass
Speed: 600x600 dpi/2 pass
Super Speed: 600x300 dpi/1 pass


308.6 lbs (140 kg)

Color Capable

IP Color Capable

Supported File Types

TIFF, PNG, JPG, PDF, PSD, AI, BMP (Some formats may only be available in optional software packages)

Print Head Technology

Ricoh piezo-electric drop-on-demand inkjet

Maximum Image Area

Up to 16" x 19.6" / 40.6 cm x 49.8 cm with optional large platen

Electrical Requirements

100/120VAC 50-60Hz, 1.1A max, 100 watts

Additional Notes

Table height adjustment
Automatic table height adjustment up to 30 mm thick Maintenance features
Precise ink monitoring, auto ink maintenance system, head cleaning jig, power purge system to help fill and remove ink from system Pretreatment
Use Ricoh-approved pretreatment formulas with an HVLP Wagner power sprayer or automatic sprayer in a separate room from your printer


Genuine Ricoh-approved direct to garment water-based pigmented CMYK and white inks

Average Print Speed

10" x 8" graphic, light garment
- SuperSpeed: 9 seconds
- SuperFine: 58 seconds
10" x 8" graphic. dark garment
- SuperSpeed: 54 seconds
- SuperFine: 97 seconds


Supports USB drive and Ethernet

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


Download Drivers

Download and install the print driver and associated software for your device. This link can also be used to update your existing print driver.


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