Graphic Arts Printers

The Canon imagePROGRAF 5100

Overview

With the imagePROGRAF iPF5100 Large Format Printer, brilliant color, sophisticated print-head technology, and high speed output are all brought together into a high-performance large format printing-system. With features designed to help all levels of users achieve extraordinary results, the iPF5100 printer is the ideal solution for any color professional looking for striking, full-bleed color output with strength in paper handling and exceptional speed in output.

Specs


Printer Type    12-Color 17-inch Printer
Number of Nozzles    Total: 30,720

All colors: 2,560 nozzles each
Nozzle Pitch    1,200 dpi
Nozzle Recovery System    Non-firing nozzle detection and compensation
Print Resolution (Up to)    2,400 x 1,200 dpi (Max)
OS Compatibility    Windows XP/Server 2003/Server 2008/Vista/7 (32/64bit), Macintosh OSX 10.3.9-10.6 (32 bit), OS X 10.5-10.6 (64 bit)
Standard Interfaces    USB 2.0 High-Speed
10/100 Base-T/TX
Optional: IEEE 1394 (Firewire®)
Ink Droplet Size    4 picoliter
Ink Capacity    130ml per color2
Ink Droplet Size    LUCIA ink (Pigment-based)
Color Set    Cyan, Photo Cyan, Magenta, Photo Magenta, Yellow, Black, Matte Black, Red, Green. Blue, Gray, Photo Gray
Buffer Ram    192 MB
Hard Drive    N/A
Media Width    Cut Sheet, Roll and Cassette: 8" - 17"
Media Thickness    Top Loading Manual Feed: 0.08 - 0.8mm (3.2 - 31.4mil)

Front Loading Manual Feed: 0.5 - 1.5mm (19.6 - 59.0mil)

Roll: 0.08 - 0.8mm (3.2 - 31.4mil)

Cassette: 0.08 - 0.3mm (3.2 - 11.8mil)
Maximum Roll Print Length    59 Feet (19 meters)3
Maximum Media Roll Diameter    5.9" (150mm)
Borderless Printing Width    10" (254 mm), B4 (257 mm), A3+ (329 mm), 14" (356 mm), 16" (407 mm), A2 (420 mm), A2+/17" (432 mm)
Paper Feed Method    Roll Feed: One Roll, front output

Top Loading Manual Feed: One sheet, front output

Front Loading Manual Feed: One sheet, front output

Cassette: Up to 250 Sheets (Letter, Plain Paper), front output
Languages    GARO (Canon Proprietary)
Noise Level Approx    Operation: 51 dB or less

Standby: 35 dB or less
Physical Dimensions    13.5" (H) x 39.3" (W) x 31.9" (D)
Weight    Approximately 117 lbs
Power Source    AC-100-120V (50-60Hz)
Power Consumption    Maximum: 100W or less

Standby 6W or less

Power Off: Less than 1W (Compliant with Executive Order)
Operating Environment    Temperature: 59°-86° F (15°-30° C)

Relative Humidity: 10-80% (No Condensation)
User-replaceable items    Print Head (PF-03), Maintenance Cartridge (MC-05), Ink Tank (PFI-101/PFI-103)
Software Included    Canon Printer Driver, Print Plug-in for Adobe Photoshop, Print Plug-in for Digital Photo Professional, Digital Photo Front-Access, Printer Driver Extra Kit (Free Layout, imageRUNNER Linking Function)