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IMPORTANT: You must attend this training session before booking any self-service Riso printing appointments.
About Self-Service Printing
You will have full access to Risolve Studio's entire workshop space and top of the line one color Riso printer for the duration of your appointment. Our staff will be available to assist you as needed. You must attend this training session before booking an appointment for self-service printing.
The price for booking this appointment covers your service fee. Additional costs (listed below) will be charged at the end of your appointment.
Please select your duration (1 - 3 hours) and an available time at the top of the page.
If the available times don't work with your schedule, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will be happy to help!
22 E Vine Street
Lancaster, PA 17602 USA
- One Color Riso SF9490
- 11 Riso Color Drums:
- Large standing work tables
- Automatic paper folder
- Hand scoring machine for cards
- Hand saddle stitch stapler for zines
Make-ready paper for setting up the printer is included.
Additional paper can be purchased from us. We have a variety of papers available at a wholesale price that are tried and true papers that are well suited for Riso printing. We highly recommend using the paper we have at the studio.
You may also bring your own paper. Paper brought in to use on the machines must be pre-approved before printing.
These are the paper requirements if you plan to bring your own paper to print on:
- Must be uncoated - our ink will not adhere to papers with a coating (such as glossy or satin)
- Must be no thinner than 20lb bond (75 gsm) or heavier than 80lb cover (218 gsm)
- Must be no larger than 11"x17" and no smaller than 5"x8"
- Stacks of paper run through the machine must be cut to a uniform size
- Must not be bent or damaged
- Must have a clean edge, no rough or deckled edges
If you have any questions about a paper you would like to bring in, please send us an email before your appointment at email@example.com. More info about paper can be found on this page.
- Usage fee: $15 per hour
- Masters: $2 ea.
- Impressions: $0.15 ea.
- Paper: $0.10 - $0.75 ea.
Example pricing for 50 2 color prints:
One hour on the machine ($5 every thirty minutes) plus ink color (2 colors x $2 per = $4) plus $.15 per impression (print coming out of machine). Average two color 11x17 single sided print will cost about $35 for 50 prints plus paper.
Two color prints generally take 1 hour and four color prints generally take 2 hours.
Services we provide for an additional fee:
- Paper trimming
- Book binding