Ricoh Corporation Introduces the Aficio Color 3131 Digital Imaging System; New Digital Imaging System Ideal for Demanding Production Environments.
WEST CALDWELL West Caldwell, borough (1990 pop. 10,422), Essex co., NE N.J., a residential suburb of Newark and New York City; inc. 1904. It has some light manufacturing. , N.J., June 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Ricoh Ricoh Company, Ltd. (株式会社リコー Corporation, the leading provider of digital office equipment, today introduced the Aficio(R) Color 3131, a powerful color imaging system built to meet the requirements of graphic designers, ad agencies, print-for-pay facilities, central reprographics Duplicating printed materials using various kinds of printing presses and high-speed copiers. departments and any business that demands professional looking and consistently accurate color copies and prints.
Copying remains a crucial element in today's production environment. The Aficio Color 3131 provides users with the most advanced copying capabilities available, including access to all finishing options right from the operator panel.
"Ricoh understands that in the most demanding production environments, speed and quality are crucial," said Hede Nonaka, vice president of marketing for Ricoh Corporation. "We are pleased to offer the Aficio Color 3131, a complete production system that meets these needs."
Users can generate output with smooth tonal gradations and solid coverage that results in high quality color output suitable for applications such as marketing materials, sales collateral, and design proofs. And, with a print speed of 31 pages per minute in both color and black and white, the Aficio Color 3131 has the capability to keep up with the most demanding of production environments.
Whether the print job calls for one or 100 prints, the Aficio Color 3131 constantly optimizes the toner An electrically charged ink used in copy machines and laser printers. It adheres to an invisible image that has been charged with the opposite polarity onto a plate or drum or onto the paper itself. density to match the system's temperature and humidity humidity, moisture content of the atmosphere, a primary element of climate. Humidity measurements include absolute humidity, the mass of water vapor per unit volume of natural air; relative humidity (usually meant when the term humidity conditions so users get consistently accurate color on every sheet.
The Aficio Color 3131 supports a wide array of paper sizes and weights and is able to output design mock-ups and placards on 158 lb index. In terms of output size, the Aficio Color 3131 can produce tags and labels as small as 3.9" x 5.8", or full-bleed two-page spreads with crop and registration marks on 12" x 18" sheets.
The Aficio Color 3131 comes standard with 1,330 sheets of paper capacity that can be increased to a maximum of 4,030 sheets. Customers can also include a 30-sheet duplex (communications) duplex - Used to describe a communications channel that can carry signals in both directions, in contrast to a simplex channel which only ever carries a signal in one direction. tray See tray drive, tray card and System Tray. as well as one of two document finishing options, including booklet finisher than can produce booklets of up to 60 pages. In-line document finishing ensures that color documents are not only produced quickly, but also ready for distribution from the output tray.
Additionally, when configured with the optional EFI See UEFI.
EFI - Extensible Firmware Interface (TM) Fiery controller, customers increase the system functionality with complete network printing and scanning capability. EFI Fiery technology provides unique color and system management tools, as well as the ability to seamlessly integrate the Aficio Color 3131 into various computer environments.
The suggested retail price of the Aficio Color 3131 is $24,995. About Ricoh Corporation
Ricoh Corporation, headquartered in West Caldwell, N.J., is a subsidiary of Ricoh Company Ltd., the 68-year-old leading supplier of office automation equipment and electronics, with fiscal year 2003 sales in excess of $15.7 billion.
Ricoh Corporation is a leading provider of multifunctional document systems, including color and black & white digital imaging systems, facsimile products, printers, scanners, digital duplicators and wide format engineering systems. Additionally, Ricoh offers a wide variety of document and printing solutions directly and through partners that enhance office productivity and document workflow The automatic routing of documents to the users responsible for working on them. Workflow is concerned with providing the information required to support each step of the business cycle. .
Ricoh Corporation directly or through its subsidiaries markets and distributes products in North, Central and South America South America, fourth largest continent (1991 est. pop. 299,150,000), c.6,880,000 sq mi (17,819,000 sq km), the southern of the two continents of the Western Hemisphere. . For fiscal year 2003, Ricoh Corporation sales exceeded $2.8 billion.
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Ricoh Aficio(R) Color 3131 Digital Imaging System Specifications Configuration Console Print Speed 31 PPM for Full Color and Black and White Originals Sheet/Book/Object Maximum Image Area 11" x 17" Resolution Scan: 600 x 600 dpi Print: 600 x 600 dpi Copy Size Maximum: 11" x 17" on 12" x 18" Minimum: 3.9" x 5.8" Paper Weights Trays: 17 lb bond- 90 lb index Bypass Tray: 17 lb bond - 104 lb cover Automatic Duplex Unit: 17-28 lb bond Paper Capacity 1,330 sheets standard (2 x 600- sheet optional trays) 1,500 sheet LCT Maximum capacity: 4,030 sheets Options and Accessories DF81 Reversing Automatic Document Feeder RT47 Large Capacity Feeder AD470 Automatic Duplexer PS570 Paper Drawer Physical Specifications Dimensions (WxDxH): 34.2" x 29.6" x 39.3" (869 x 752 x 998mm) Weight: Approximately 413 lb (187.7 kg) Power Requirements: 115V-60Hz, 16A Power Consumptions: 2.0 KM maximum Energy Saving Mode: Seven modes (3-60 minutes) Warm-Up Time Approximately 4 minutes *Specifications are subject to change. Ricoh Web Site: http://www.ricoh-usa.com/
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