Ricoh Image

Pro L5130 Latex wide format printer

  • Up to 41.4 m2/h 4C print speed
  • 4-colour + white printing
  • 1,371 mm media width
  • 1,200 ml ink cartridge

Experience the new Pro L5100 series for faster turnaround on your next big job

Backed by 40 years of innovation, Ricoh are the inkjet experts.

Our new Pro L5100 series powers faster wide-fomat printing to deliver crisp, clear prints on substrates from wall coverings to window graphics.

The new leader in sign and display print turns short runs around faster with industry-leading print speeds and automated maintenance so you don’t have to slow down.

From the industrial-grade print heads to the curing technology that cuts out down time between print and finishing, the Pro L5100 series is the reliable choice for deeper blacks, brighter colours and advanced image quality, done faster.


Not available
Memory - standard
2 GB (DDR4), 2 GB (DDR3)
Operation panel
4.3” tiltable uWVGA colour touch panel
Physical dimensions (WxDxH)—mainframe
3,019 x 999 x 1,472 mm
352 kg or less
Minimum space requirements

500 mm—left and right 
1,000 mm—front
1,250 mm—rear
4,019 mm—total width
3,249 mm—total depth

Average monthly volume
398 m2 
Max monthly volume
3,119 m2/h
Machine life
60,900 metres or 5 years, whichever comes first
PM cycle
Not defined, recommended every 4 years
Supply yields

No starter ink cartridge included in the mainframe
600 ml—Standard-yield ink cartridge L5160
1,200 ml—High-yield ink cartridge L5160 H
2,000 ml—Waste ink bottle Type C2
1.5 months (based on APV)—Cleaning cartridge Type C2
600 ml—Displacement cartridge Type C2
200 ml—Flushing cartridge Type C2
12 pieces per unit—Cleaning stick Type C2
200 ml bottle of flushing solution/3 x rubber gloves/2 x droppers—Maintenance kit Type C2

Ink settings

4-colour printing

4-colour + white printing

Supported media

Roll media
Roll width
1,371 mm—maximum
297 mm—minimum

432 µm—maximum
100 µm

Maximum roll outside diameter
250 mm or less

Maximum roll inside diameter
2" or 3"

Maximum roll weight
55 kg or less

Maximum media feed length
300 m or less

Cut sheet media
Media width
1,371 mm—maximum 
297 mm—minimum 

Media thickness
432 µm—maximum
100 µm—minimum

Recommended media types
PVC, banner, PET, PP, coated paper, textile (canvas)

Interfaces - standard
100Base-Tx/1000Base-T (Gigabit Ethernet)—recommended
MIB support
Private Ricoh MIB
Print speed colour
41.4 m2/h—4-colour outdoor standard
22.3 m2/h—4-colour indoor standard
7.0 m2/h—white layer printing
Printing process
On demand piezo inkjet system
Ink type

Latex ink—2nd generation AR ink

Curing method
3-way (Pre-Print-Post) intelligent heater and IR fan (Cure) heater
Ink configuration

C, M, Y, K—4-colour (default)
C, M, Y, K, W—4-colour + white

Note: Changes to ink configuration after installation can only be made by a service engineer, additional costs apply.

RICOH Gen5, 1,280 nozzles per head, 3 heads per printer, three line staggered placement
Print resolution

450 dpi, 600 dpi, 900 dpi, 1,200 dpi

Print margin
15 mm (default)—left and right
5 mm—minimum (when setting aside the media guide)
0 mm—front
+733 mm—rear for drying
Scan registration
+/- 2.0 mm or less
Attention light indicators

Static red light
System error
Out of supply

Flashing yellow light
Ink nearly out

Waste ink bottle nearly full

Note: Flashing yellow light will display only when printing.

Flashing blue light
Data in

Static blue light
Completion of data in


+/- 0.5 mm/500 mm
Media skew
5.0 mm or less/10 metres, variable; skew protect alert on media setting
Head height adjustment
1.8 mm (default), 2.3 mm, 2.8 mm, 3.8 mm


Cutting positioning at auto-cutting
60 mm, 80 mm, 100 mm selectable distance from the end of image data

Printer drivers

ONYX RIPCenter (software RIP)

Printer driver features

Requirements for client PC
Operating system
Windows 7 64-bit (Professional, Enterprise, Ultimate) or
Windows 8.1 64-bit (Professional, Enterprise) or 
Windows 10 64- bit (Professional, Enterprise)

Inter Core i7 or later

16 GB or more

750 GB or more

USB port

Gigabit Ethernet adapter

1,280 x 1,024 dpi or more

Note: PC specifications will vary according to required environment by every RIP and Ricoh unique driver. Ricoh will guarantee product specifications with bundled RIP software. 

Requirements for unique Ricoh driver (embedded in each RIP) 
SSE 4.1 or later

+500 GB or more for each Pro L5100 series printer

Input data 
Selectable file format 
PostScript, EPS, PDF, Remote Proofing, TIFF, Targa, Bitmap, DIB, Scitex CT, JPEG, Photoshop, Photoshop Large, GIF, PC Paintbrush, Photo CD, MrSID, ILS, PNG, JDF

Photoshop core 
Adobe Normalizer

PDF core 
Adobe PDF Print Engine (APPE 4.8)

2 bit—4 values

Selectable dot pattern 
Stochastic, FDRP Enhanced, FDRP Diffusion, FDRP Line, FDRP Plus, Ordered Dither, Screen, Halftone, Line Screen, Smooth Screen

Colour matching 
Input profile 
Defined by quickset or design file

Grey balance 
Defined by input profile and/or print mode

Not available

Colour exchange 
Available condition
Colour replacement on Job editor

Special colour print 
Available condition 
Using spot colour in PDF, the spot should named ’Spot1’

User needs to import and select

Input profile: ICC Profile Setup -> Browse
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Import

Input profile: No need to export
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Export

Input profile: No need to delete
Device profile: Configure Printer -> Media -> Delete

Image editing 
Resizing, Cropping, Rotation, Step and Repeat, Tiling, Adding Offsets/Bleed/Grommets/Marks/Labels

Image layout 
Automatic nesting—proprietary at print time/Job list order

Insert method 
Drop in Hot Folder

Print method 
Print after RIP

Multiple print
Active Printers: 1
Active RIP: 1
Active Print: 1

Ethernet / TCP/IP

RIP information 
Status, Preview, Size, Copies, Order Number, Company Name, Customer Name, Printer, Media, Prints Due, Print Mode, Resolution, Pattern, Reflected, RIP time, Cutter, User, File Name, File Size, Time, Ink Use (millilitres), Total Ink, Ink Coverage, Due Date, Notes, Media Source


Installation manual 

Operation manual 
Downloadable at

USB dongle

Drawing mode (scan x feed)

Colour printing
600 x 450 dpi—6 pass bi/uni
600 x 600 dpi—8 pass bi/uni
600 x 900 dpi—12 pass bi/uni
600 x 1,200 dpi—16 pass bi/uni
1,200 x 1,200 dpi—32 pass bi/uni

White printing
600 x 900 dpi—12 pass bi/uni

Maximum printable area
1,361 mm wide
Other print features
Media remaining detection, Media end detection, Uni-direction settings, White skip process, Banding correction process, Overlap printing, Layer printing, Adjustable drying time, Vacuum adjustment, Origin setting, Nozzle recovery, Auto adjustment sensor
Supported languages

Japanese, English, German, French, Italian, Spanish, Dutch, European Portuguese, Russian, Korean

Software RIP
English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Czech, Polish, Turkish, Portuguese, Japanese, Simplified Chinese, Traditional Chinese, Korean

Web Image Monitor
@Remote Embedded—for automated ink replenishment and service calls
Device Manager NX Lite
Device Manager NX Accounting
Device Manager NX Pro
Device Manager NX Enterprise
Printer Driver Packager NX
Power source
220–240 V, 16 Amps, 50/60 Hz x 2 lines
Power consumption

6,000 W or less—maximum
5.35 W or less—Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
0.5 W or less—Auto Power-off

Warm-up time

7 minutes or less

Power saving mode
10–60 minutes shift time (30 minutes default) to Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Recovery time
30 seconds or less from Energy Saver Mode (Sleep Mode)
Sound power level

67 dB or less—standby
72 dB or less—operating

Total Volatile Organic Compounds (TVOC)
18 mg/h or less—standby
1,700 mg/h or less—operating
Environmental standards
Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS)
Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation and Restriction of Chemicals (REACH)
Battery Directive 2006/66/EC
Directive 94/62/EC on packaging
Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE)
Energy saving standards
Energy Star—4C configuration only
Safety standards
IEC60950-1 CB Attestation
Low Voltage Directive (LVD 2014/35/EU)
Electromagnetic Compatibility (EMC) standards
EN55022 Class A 
EN62311 (CE)
Operating environment

Installation environment
15–30 °C—usable temperature
20–25 °C—precision guaranteed temperature
35–80%—usable humidity (relative humidity—no condensation)
40–60%—precision guaranteed (relative humidity)
Office equivalent—dust

Storage conditions
-20–40 °C—temperature
35–40 °C—temperature (maximum 31 days)
75 % or less—humidity
1 carton—stack height
Maximum 18 months from date of manufacture—storage period

Transportation conditions
-30–50 °C—temperature
30–85 % or less—humidity
1 carton—stack height