Direct to Garment Printers
  • Quick-change platens - move swiftly from one garment to the next.
  • High-performance print heads - The Ri 4000 is equipped with genuine RICOH piezo-electric drop on-demand print heads.
  • Dual ink carriages - Pre-treatment and printing is assured.
  • New inkjet enhancer lets you print directly onto polyester, saving you time.

Expanding your business horizons

Ricoh's next generation Direct to Garment printer, the Ri 4000 is built for productivity and quality. Our most versatile printer which prints on 100% polyester in any colour direct-to film capabilities.

Primed and ready to go

Our intelligent automatic cleaning system, coupled with automatic white ink agitation, ensure the Ri 4000 is ready to print the moment your shift starts.


Instantly access online support

Maintaining print technology needn’t be a chore. QR codes displayed on the Ri 4000 touchscreen panel link you instantly to our comprehensive online support videos.

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Proudly promote your ECO credentials 

Open your doors to sustainable production. Our water-based pigment inks meet ECO PASSPORT safety standards, meaning they are safe to work with and safe to wear.

Organic Clothes

Produce vibrant, soft-touch apparel

Ricoh’s drop-on-demand technology produces richly coloured, deep fill graphics. Absorbed into the fabric, our garment inks impart a soft and luxurious feel to your garments.

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Printer type

Direct to Garment printer


Ricoh piezo-electric drop on demand inkjet system

Head type

RICOH print head

Print speed

92 seconds


1,200 x 1,200 dpi

Printable area

406 x 498 mm


45 - 70%

Operating temperature

18 - 25°C

Dimensions: W x D x H

882 x 1,662 x 500 mm


135 kg

Power source

220 - 240 V, 50/60 Hz

Power consumption

320 W

Ink type

Water-based pigment ink

Ink configuration

Cyan, Magenta, Yellow, Black, White

Operating system

Windows 10

Network interface

Ethernet 10Base-T/100Base-Tx/1000BASE-T, USB flash drive


4 GB


120 GB