DIGITAL DUPLICATORS

The ME9450 Digital Duplicator

Add a second color to your documents quickly, easily, and economically, and deliver new levels of value, impact and profitability.

Increase the effectiveness of your communications by adding color to emphasize key ideas and information. The RISO ME9450 single-pass, two-color digital duplicator empowers graphic artists and print shop owners to produce high-impact spot color documents quickly, easily, and economically.

Produce More Jobs

Reduce pre-press and make-ready times by up to 50% and increase machine availability to produce commercial-quality one- and two-color prints.

Automate Production

Plug-and-Print capability automatically and immediately prints one or multiple saved jobs at speeds up to 150 ppm from a USB flash drive without the need for additional user intervention.

Enhanced Image Quality

True 600 dpi imaging, improved drum-to-drum motion control, and advanced printer driver algorithms deliver smoother ink transfer and overall increased image quality.

Minimize Short-Run Printing Costs

Fully integrated job preparation software reduces the number of proofing cycles by up to 30%.

Go Green

The ME9450 is an ENERGY STAR qualified printer with extremely low power consumption. With over seventy ink colors, natural fiber masters, and a mercury-free LCD panel display, the ME9450 provides an effective way to reduce your operation’s carbon footprint.

Enhanced two-color printing processes

The ME9450 easily converts any digital document—including digital design files and hard-copy originals—to high-quality 2-color output.

RISO’s Easy2Color feature provides editing capabilities to produce two-color prints from hard copy originals via one of four powerful, yet simple methods.

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Specs

Master-Making/Printing Methods

High-speed digital master-making/full automatic stencil printing

Original Type

Book (22 lb (10 kg) or less), sheet

Resolution

Scanning Resolution: 600 dpi × 600 dpi
Printing Image Resolution: 600 dpi × 600 dpi

Original Size (min./max.)

When using the Glass Platen: 1 31/32″ × 3 17/32″ (50 mm × 90 mm) – 12 7/32″ × 17″ (310 mm × 432 mm)
When using the Auto Document Feeder AF-VI:II (option): 3 15/16″ × 5 13/16″ (100 mm × 148 mm) – 12 7/32″ × 17″ (310 mm × 432 mm)
When using the Auto Document Feeder DX-1 (option): 4 1/8″ × 5 1/32″ (105 mm × 128 mm) – 11 11/16″ × 17″ (297 mm × 432 mm)

Image Processing Mode

Line, Photo (Standard/Portrait/Group), Duo (Line/Photo/Shadow off), Pencil (Darker/Lighter)

Ink Supply

Fully automatic (1,000 ml per cartridge)

User Interface

LCD Touch Panel with Progress Arrow indicators

Optional Accessories

Auto Document Feeder AF-VI:II, Auto Document Feeder DX-1, Color Cylinder, Key Card Counter, Job Separator, RISO Network Card, Document Storage Card DM-128CF/DM-512CF, RISO Controller IS300, RISO Stand D type (II), RISO Stand N type (II), Wide Stacking Tray, Cover Kit: Paper Feed/Ejection, Card Feed Kit, Envelope Feed Kit, RISO Printer Driver for Macintosh

Functions

Print Mode (Dual-color/Mono-color), Auto Document Feeder (optional), Direct Print, Scanning Contrast (Manual/Auto), Paper Size detection, Auto-Process, Dot Process (4 types), Contrast Adjustment, Tone Curve, Ink Saving, Multi-Up Print (2 up/Single-Original/Multiple-Original / Multi-Up Tickets), Layout, Book Shadow, Top Margin, Binding Margin, Max. Scan, Easy 2Color, Preview, OneSide MasterMake, Print Speed Adjustment, Print Density Adjustment, Print Position Adjustment, 1=2 Alignment, Proof, Double Feed Check, Interval Printing, Jump Wing Control, Special Paper Control, User Management, Programmed Printing (3 types), Job Memory, Confidential mode, Reservation, Idling, Renew Page, Output Reversal, ADF Semi-Auto (with optional ADF unit installed), Scanning Side (with optional ADF DX-1), Rotate, ID Counter Report, My Direct Access, Admin. Mode, Auto 90° Rotation, SW. Color, Energy Saving Mode (Auto Sleep. Auto Power-OFF), Editor, Direct Access Entry, Selections Entry, Custom Paper Entry, Protect, Scan Mode (with optional memory card or USB Flash Drive), Storage memory (with optional memory card), USB Job List (with USB Flash Drive), Overlay (with optional memory card or USB Flash Drive), Stamp, Management of Consumables, RISO i Quality System

Power Source

AC 100-240 V, 50-60 Hz

Power Consumption (without accessories)

Max. 600 W (100 V) / 580 W (220 V) At Ready: approx. 55 W (100 V, 220 V) At Sleep: approx. 2.5 W (100 V, 220 V)

Safety Standard

IEC-60950-1 compliant, Indoor, pollution degree 2*, At altitudes of 6,500 feet or lower
(The pollution degree of the usage environment due to dirt and dust in the air. Degree “2” corresponds to general indoor environment.)

Printing & Paper

Original Paper Weight

When using the Auto Document Feeder AF-VI:II (option): 13-lb bond (50 gsm) – 34-lb bond (128 gsm)

When using the Auto Document Feeder DX-1 (option): Single-sided feeding: 11-lb bond (40 gsm) – 34-lb bond (128 gsm)
Duplex-sided feeding: 14-lb bond (52 gsm) – 28-lb bond (105 gsm)

Printing Paper Size (min./max.)

Minimum size
– Dual-Color Print: 7 5/32″ × 10 1/8″ (182 mm × 257 mm)
– Mono-Color Print: (with Print Cylinder 1) 3 15/16″ × 5 13/16″ (100 mm × 148 mm)
– Mono-Color Print: (with Print Cylinder 2) 7 5/32″ × 10 1/8″ (182 mm × 257 mm)
Maximum size: 12 19/32″ × 17″ (320 mm × 432 mm)*

*Paper up to 2127/32″ (555 mm) from top to bottom may be used in the Extended Paper mode. If Print Cylinder 1 is removed and Mono-Color printing is performed with Cylinder 2 at a print speed of “High Speed”, paper of 1411/32″ (364 mm) to 17″ (432 mm) in the vertical paper dimension can be used.

Paper Supply Capacity

Approx. 1,000 sheets (21-lb bond (80 gsm)) /Maximum Height 4 11/32″ (110 mm)

Paper Receiving Capacity

Approx. 1,000 sheets (21-lb bond (80 gsm)) /Maximum Height 4 11/32″ (110 mm)

Printing Paper Weight

12-lb bond (46 gsm) – 110-lb index (210 gsm)

Master-making Time (for A4/short edge feed/ 100% reproduction ratio)

Approx. 57 seconds (for Dual-Color print)
Approx. 24 seconds (for Mono-Color print (Cylinder 1))
Approx. 34 seconds (for Mono-Color print (Cylinder 2)) (when Print Cylinder 1 is not set)

Printing Area (max.)

A3/Ledger Cylinder: 11 15/32″ × 16 23/32″ (291 mm × 425 mm)
A4/Letter-R Cylinder: 11 15/32″ × 8″ (291 mm × 203 mm)

Print Reproduction Ratio

Zoom: 50 – 200%
Standard reproduction ratio (enlargement): 200%, 154%, 129%, 121%
Standard reproduction ratio (reduction): 78%, 65%, 61%, 50%
Margin+: 90 – 99%

Print Speed

60 – 120 sheets per minute (Control panel: five steps variable) 150 sheets per minute (Touch panel: “High Speed”)

Print Position Adjustment

Vertical: ±19/32″ (±15 mm) Horizontal: ±25/64″ (±10 mm)

Master Supply/Disposal

Fully automatic
Approx. 215 sheets per roll with A3/Ledger Cylinder
Approx. 373 sheets per roll with A4/Letter-R Cylinder

Master Disposal Capacity

80 sheets each

Operating Environment

Dimensions

When in use: 63 31/32″ (W) × 28 15/16″ (D) × 29 1/8″ (H) (1,625 mm (W) × 735 mm (D) × 740 mm (H))
When in storage: 39 9/16″ (W) × 28 15/16″ (D) × 29 1/8″ (H) (1,005 mm (W) × 735 mm (D) × 740 mm (H))

Required Space
The height includes the height of the dedicated stand

67 17/32″ (W) x 52 3/8″ (D) x 61 7/32″ (H)(1,715 mm (W) x 1,330 mm (D) x 1,555 mm (H))

Weight

Approx. 375 lb (170 kg)

Operating Noise

Max. 66 dB(A) (when printing 100 sheets per minute)