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Sharp AR-M317 MultiFunction Printer-Copier (Optional: Scanner-Fax)

Sharp AR-M317 MultiFunction Printer-Copier (Optional: Scanner-Fax)
Sharp AR-M317 MultiFunction Printer-Copier (Optional: Scanner-Fax)
  • 25/31 Copies Per Minute, upto 999 Copies, 400 x 600 dpi
  • Print: 25/31 pages per minute, 1200 x 600 dpi
  • Copy: First Copy out Time 4.8 seconds, Warm Up time 23 seconds
  • Paper Handling: 100-Sheet reversing single pass document feeder with stream feeding mode, 500-Sheet paper cassettes
  • Optional: Super G3 Fax, PCL6 Networking Printing/Network Scanning Expansion Kit, Drum Unit, Toner, Low/High Stands
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General Information

Category:Document ImagingManufacturer:Sharp
Type:Copier, Fax, Printer, ScannerUsage:1-5 Users, 6-20 Users, Above 20 Users
In today’s fast-paced business environment, you need to operate at peak efficiency. And with the Sharp® AR-M317 Digital IMAGER™ MFP, you’ll be able to raise office productivity to a whole new level. With advanced versatility, the AR-M317 Digital Imager MFP delivers everything your business needs to get ahead, offering 31-ppm copy and print speeds, convenient networking, and integrated multifunction capabilities. These new workgroup MFPs are ideal for busy departments and workgroups. Standard features include a 100-sheet reversing document feeder, duplexing, 1,200-dpi (enhanced) laser output, and a large 8.1" touch screen LCD display that makes operation easy and intuitive. The AR-M317 Digital IMAGERs are feature-packed MFPs designed to deliver reliable and versatile performance to enhance your customer’s workflow.

High-Quality Out-of-the-Box PC Printing

  • 1200 x 600 dpi (enhanced) resolution for professional-quality output
  • Host-based print controller utilizing JBIG compression to reduce job file size
  • Time-saving features such as N-up printing, fit-to-page, auto-duplexing and sorting

Convenient PCL6 Network Printing Option

  • PCL6 Print Controller option with standard imbedded networking for enhanced performance and functionality
  • Carbon copy print mode, cover pages, proof printing and optional form/font downloads save time and outsourcing costs.
  • Auditing and job retention features allow print tracking for greater cost accounting.

Integrated Network Scanning

  • Versatile features include Scan to E-mail, Scan to Desktop, Scan to FTP, and Scan to URL.
  • Scanned documents saved to PDF and TIFF for optimum compatibility
  • Scan destinations canbe selected manually through QWERTY keyboard on touch screen or even more efficiently via up to 200 one-touch destinations which can be entered and stored.
  • Built-in LDAP (Lightweight Directory Access Protocol) enables fast searching of your mail server’s global address book for e-mail destinations.
  • For added security, user-level authentication provides ability to restrict network scan access to authorized users.

Super G3 Fax Functionality

  • The optional Super G3 Fax Module expands unit into a powerful workgroup fax.
  • Up to Ledger-size reception handles virtually every type of fax requirement.
  • Broadcasts to up to 200 destinations, stores up to 500 auto-dial numbers
  • LAN fax function lets users transmit documents right from their desktop for added ease and productivity (requires PCL6 controller option).

Leading-Edge Security Features

  • Several levels of network and data security to ensure only authorized users can access sensitive information
  • Confidential Print requires PIN code to print queued document, safeguarding against unauthorized viewing.
  • User Authentication protects network against unauthorized e-mail communication.
  • IP/MAC Address Filtering restricts network access to the unit.
  • Data Security Kit protects data with encryption and erases memory by overwriting the encrypted document data.

Powerful Productivity

  • Quick 31-ppm copy output
  • Standard 100-sheet Reversing Automatic Document Feeder
  • Large 8.1" touch-screen LCD display for easy operation
  • ID Card Shot feature conveniently copies both sides of an ID card onto a single sheet of paper.
  • Standard 1,100-sheet paper capacity expandable to 2,100 sheets to handle busy workgroups
  • USB-2.0 and IEEE 1284 b-directional parallel interfaces
  • Administration Utility Suite provides easy-to-use tools and software for simplified installation, monitoring and operation.
Copy Speed31 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 11")
4 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 11"R)
20 copies per minute (8 1/2" x 14")
17 copies per minute (11" x 17")
Original Size11" x 17" Max
Paper FeedStandard: (2) 500-sheet cassettes
Standard: (1) 100-sheet manual bypass tray
Optional: (1) 500 sheet paper feed unit or (1)1000-sheet paper feed unit (500 x 2)
Print SpeedStandard JBIG controller: 15 pages per minute (single print mode), 31 pages per minute (ROPM mode)
Page Description LanguageStandard JBIG controller: hostbased with JBIG compression PCL6(XL), PCL5e, PS3 (with optional AR-P27 Print Controller)
Modem / Transmission Speed33.6 KBPS / Approximately 2 seconds with JBIG1(requires optional AR-FX7 Super G3 Fax Kit)
Copier Specifications
TypeDigital Multifunction System
Standard FunctionsCopy, PC Print
Optional FunctionsNetwork Printing, Network Scanning, Super G3 Fax
Copy SystemDry electrostatic transfer system
OriginalsSheets, bound documents
Copy SizeMin. 5 1/2" x 8 1/2", Max. 11" x 17"
Continuous CopyMaximum 999 copies
First Copy Out Time4.8 seconds or less
Warm Up Time25 seconds or less
Zoom Range25% to 400% in 1% increments (with RSPF 50%-200%)
Fixed Zoom Mode50%, 64%, 77%, 95%, 100%, 121%, 129%, 141%, 200%
Exposure SystemFixed optical source, slit exposure (stationary platen) with automatic exposure
Original Feed SystemStandard: 100-sheet reversing single pass document feeder (RSPF) with stream feeding mode, mixed letter/legal size original detection, and mixed (lateral feed) letter/ledger original size detection
Paper TypePaper Cassettes: 15-21 lb. standard or recycled bond, or 21-28 lb. special paper. Bypass Tray (multi-sheet feed): Up to 100 sheets 14-21 lb. standard or recycled bond paper, up to 40 sheets for OHP film and labels, up to 30 sheets for 21-54 lb. thick paper, up to 5 sheets for envelopes (#10). Bypass (single-sheet feed tray): 14-34 lb. standard or recycled bond paper, OHP, labels, and think paper up to 54 lb.
Memory (total)32 MB total (includes electronic sorting), expandable with up to 1,024 MB option
Electronic SortUp to 100-sheet electronic sorting (shared memory), group copy, rotation copy, 2-in-1 copy / 4-in-1 copy, edge erase, center erase, and margin shift
Copy ResolutionScan: 400 dpi; Copy output: 600 dpi
Exposure ModesPhoto mode: 600 dpi, Auto exposure: 600 dpi
Halftone256 gradations/2 levels
Copy FeaturesScan-Once Print-Many, electronic sorting, Auto Paper Sensing (APS), Auto Magnification Sensing (AMS), auto tray switching, memory copy, manual zoom, job build, split scan, booklet copy, multi-shot, reverse image, cover page, department control, job programs, auditor/coin vend ready, toner save mode, and total counter
Department Control100 profiles
Job Programs10 profiles
Output Tray CapacityMain output tray 500 sheets (face down), 100 sheets in optional Job Separator Tray, and 1,000 sheets in optional finisher (output tray is user selectable)
Offset StackingStandard paper shifter for main output tray
Power RequirementAC 120 V, 60 HZ, 12 Amps
Power ConsumptionMaximum 1,450 W, pre-heat 90 W, sleep mode 1.2 W
WeightApproximately 121 pounds
Dimensions24" (w) x 25" (d) x 31" (h)
EmulationSharp SPLC host-based with JBIG compression
Resolution600 dpi, 1200 x 600 dpi (enhanced)
Operating SystemsWindows® 98/ME, Windows NT4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP x64, Windows Vista™, Windows Vista x643
FeaturesTwo sided printing, N-up printing, paper source selection, output tray selection, fit to page, image adjustment, watermarks, smoothing, photo enhancement, and ROPM
PC InterfaceStandard: IEEE 1284 (ECP) parallel port, USB 2.0 port
Emulation OptionPCL6 (XL), PCL5e, PS3
Resolution1200 x 600 DPI (enhanced), 600 dpi, 300 dpi
Print Speed31 pages per minute
Operating SystemsWindows 98/ME, Windows NT4.0, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows XP x64, Windows Vista, Windows Vista x64 (GPD only), MAC OS® 8.6.1 through 9.x, MAC OS 10.1 or later3
SoftwarePrint driver, Printer Status Monitor, Printer Administration Utility, PC fax driver
Memory64 MB standard, expandable to 320 MB
RIP-Once Print-ManyYes (managed by host machine)
FeaturesMargin shift, binding edge, N-up printing, different cover page/last page, transparency inserts, carbon copy print mode, continuous printing, overlay, fit to page, watermarks, PIN printing, print hold, proof print, print auditor, print smoothing, offset print, optional font/form downloads, and direct print function
PC InterfaceStandard: IEEE 1284 (ECP) parallel port, USB 2.0 port
Network Support
Hardware InterfaceRJ-45 Ethernet connection
Type10/100 BaseT Network Operating Windows 98/ME/ Windows XP Professional/ Systems: 3 NT4.0/2000/2003 Server, Sun Solaris 2.3 to 2.5/2.6, HP-UX 9.x/10.x, AIX 4.x.x, BSD Linux, Unix, Novell® Netware® 3.x/4.x/5.x/6.0, MAC OS
Network ProtocolsTCP/IP for Windows, Novell, Apple/Macintosh®, and Unix environments, IPX/SPX for Novell environments, and AppleTalk® for Macintosh environments
Printing ProtocolsLPD, LPR, IPP, Raw TCP (port 9100), HTTP, Novell NDS/ PServer/Rprinter (Bindery)/NDPS (TCP/IP)
Network SecurityIP/Mac Address Filtering, protocol enable/disable, SSL Encryption, IPSec
Network Scanning Kit (optional)
TypeFlat bed monochrome scanning system
Original Feed SystemPlaten/document feeder, simplex/duplex
Resolution200 dpi, 300 dpi, 600 dpi
Image FormatTIFF 6.0, ITU-T G3/G4 TIFF, G3/G4 single/multi-page PDF
Scan DestinationsE-mail, Desktop, FTP, URL
Destination ProfilesUp to 200
Operating SystemWindows 98/ME, Windows 2000, Windows XP
Network ProtocolsTCP/IP (includes SMTP, LDAP, FTP)
Network SecurityUser authentication
SoftwareSharpdesk™ Document Management Software (included)
AR-FN5A Finisher (optional)
Output Trays2 trays, face down
Output CapacityLower tray: 1, 000 sheets (letter size)
Upper tray100 sheets
Stapler Function30 sheets maximum, 1 position front side corner
WeightApproximately 41 pounds
Dimensions15.5" (w) x 20.11" (d) x 21.25" (h)
AR-FX7 Super G3 Fax Kit (optional
Transmission ModeSuper G3, G3
Modem Speed33.6 KBPS1
Compression MethodsJBIG, MMR, MR, MH
Scanning MethodSheet fed simplex or duplex or book
ResolutionMax. Transmit 400 dpi (ultra-fine)
Transmission SpeedApproximately 2 seconds with JBIG1
Auto Dialing Methods500 auto dialing destinations
Group Dial/Destinations50 groups/up to 200 destinations
BroadcastingUp to 200 destinations
Programs8 profiles
Department Control100 profiles
Memory2 MB standard/10 MB max. (8 MB option)
Halftone256 levels
Timer FunctionsUp to 50 jobs
FeaturesF-Code transmission/reception, confidential communication, quick on-line transmission, anti-junk fax reception, out of paper memory reception, and PC faxing with optional AR-P27 Print Controller
AR-D30 500-sheet x 1 drawer paper feed unit
AR-D31 500-sheet x 2 drawers paper feed unit
AR-FN5A 1,000-sheet finisher/30 sheet stapler
AR-FN5A 1,000-sheet finisher/30 sheet stapler
AR-PN1B Hole Punch Unit
AR-TR3 Job Separator tray
AR-P27 PCL6 Print Controller with network interface
AR-PK1N Postscript 3 Kit
MX-NSX1 Network Scanning Kit
MX-AMX1 Application Integration Module
AR-FX7 Super G3 Fax Kit
AR-FX7 Super G3 Fax Kit AR-MM9 8 MB fax upgrade memory
AR-PF1 Bar Code Font Kit
AR-PF2 Macro Font Flash ROM Kit
AR-237ABL Low Stand (for use with 3 or 4-tray configuration)
AR-237ABH High Stand (for use with 2-tray configuration)
SuppliesAR-310MT Toner Cartridge
AR-271MD Developer
AR-310DR Drum Cartridge

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    [ARM-Toner Cartridge] Sharp Genuine Brand - Cartridge
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