Savin 9350

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Distributor Savin Corporation, Stamford, CT Manufacturer: Ricoh Corporation, Made in Japan Suggested retail price: $5,765; $11,965 as tested with the optional ARDF ($2,045), Duplexer/ Overlay ($1,415), 2,500-sheet Large-Capacity Tray ($825) and 20-Bin "Midi" Sorter ($1,915). Manufacturer's recommended monthly copying volume: Up to 40,000 copies. BLI's recommended monthly copying volume for optimum performance: 10,000 to 40,000 copies. Test period duration: 120,000 copies in 12 weeks. Type: Desktop, stationary flatbed exposing unit, bond sheet paper, Savin's Image Injection system, dual cassette system, heat fusing. Maximum image size: 10-27/32" x 16-7/8". Makes copies from 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" to 1" x 17". Void area: There are void areas of 1/8" along the leading edge and 5/32" across the top edge of the copies. Features: Quantity selector: Makes 1-999 copies. Quantity display: Three-digit LED display counts up as copies are produced and holds the quantity selected. Quantity reset: Sixty seconds after the l copy is made, the display resets to "1" and all selected features reset to power-up settings (can al programmed by service for 5 minutes or no reset). Stack-feed bypass: Built-in stack-feed bypass hold up to 20 sheets. Duplexing: Optional duplex unit will automatically duplex up to 50 sheets ranging i size from 5-1/2" x 8-1/2" to 11" x 17". Document Feeder: Optional Automatic Reversing Document Feeder (ARDF) measures the size of the original and selects the most appropriate paper supply or reduction/enlargement ratio. Message display: An LED "Guidance Display" panel displays all the conditions of the machine using text and graphics. Reduction/Enlargement: Variable reduction/ enlargement from 64% to 150% in 1% increments. Preset reduction modes of 64%, 74% and 92%, and preset enlargement modes of 127% and 150%. A "Full Size" key is used to select size-for-size copying. The control panel is horizontally divided into three panels. The MAIN PANEL has the quantity selection numeric keypad, print quantity display, "Cancel/Stop," "Enter/Quantity Recall" and "Clear Features" keys. "On" and "Off" keys (used to activate/deactivate standby mode; "On" selection is indicated by a lit LED). Exposure controls: The exposure is controlled by two keys over a range of seven settings, plus a "High Density" key. The "Print" key has an LED indicator that changes from red ("Wait") to green ("Ready") when the copier is ready for copying. "Interrupt/ Resume" key with multicopy/multifunction capability and job memory (selection is indicated by a lit LED). When reducing/enlarging to size or editing, the "1/4" key is used to increase the original image size, copy image size or editing area in 1/4" increments. Auto Paper Size Selection" key (selection is indicated by a lit LED). "Select Paper Size" key is used to select paper feeding from of the cassettes or activate automatic paper select (the size of the paper in the tray and the paper are shown on the display). "Group" and "Sort" keys (selection is indicated by a lit LED). "Auto Reduce/Enlarge" key (selection is indicated by a lit LED). "Zoom" key with "up" and "down" arrows is used to select zoom reduction/enlargement ratios in 1% increments (the ratio selected is shown on a three-digit LED display). "Preset" key with "up" and "down" arrows is used to select preset reduction/enlargement ratios (the ratio selected is shown on a three-digit LED display; selec is indicated by a lit LED). "Store Job" and "Recall Job" keys are used to store or recall up to five job programs (selection is indicated by a lit LED). Jam location indicators/display: A graphic displ features an outline of the machine with LED indicators that light when a misfeed occurs (up to 10 locations). LED indicators/prompts: LED indicators light to alert the operator to "Add Paper," "Warming-up," "Copier will start after warm-up," "Please Wait," "Ready," "Second Original," "Max Capacity," "By-Pass," "Check Cassette," "Call Service," "Sorter Misfeed," "Insert Key Counter," "Special Features Selected," "Add Toner," "Add Dispersant," "Door Ajar," "Original Misfeed," "Copier Misfeed" and "Check Instructions. …