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The Canon CLC 5000 (not be confused with the Canon iR 5000, ablack & white digital introduced late last year) is Canon's latest high-end color production center. The CLC 5000 began shipping in limited quantities late in the first quarter of this year.
Canon's goals for this machine include superior image quality, enhanced productivity, the reliability required to handle long runs, document finishing capabilities new to machines in the color copying market, and more powerful connectivity.
View of the Canon CLC 5000 Feature
50 cpm per minute, scan once print many, 25 cpm for ledger size.
Paper weights from 16lb to 140lb Index upto 12 x 18.
Max image area of 11.9 x 17.8.
Two paper drawers plus Oversized Paper Deck hold upto 3,350 sheets at max capacity.
Automatic Image Refinement (AIR): 400 x 400 dpi resolution, interpolated to 800 x 400 dpi for all supported page sizes.
Finer, brighter toner (FB Toner), with a color gamut expanded by 26%.
Max volume of 200,000 pages.
Options include editing board, recirculating DF, Film Projector and Rotarty Changer, staple-Sorter, and On-Line booklet maker with saddle stitching, folding, and trimming capabilities for up to 16 sheets.
Color Pass Z-5000 (EFI) with Adobe PS 3 for Mac & PC.
Cost of appox 150,000 including copier, Oversized Paper Deck, Staple-Sorter and Color Pass Z-5000 RIP.
Estimated cost of .18 per click for machine, service, and supplies, based on 40,000 copies/month, dropping to under .14 cents per click based on 100K per month.
More later, stay tuned!!!!