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Canon iR 1730iF

Sophisticated, ultra-compact productivity.


  • Standard Functions:  Copy/Print/Send/Fax
  • Print Speed: (letter): Up to 32 ppm
  • Scan Speed (BW/CL; 300 dpi): Up to 32/32 ipm
  • Print Resolution:  1200 x 1200 dpi
  • Paper Size: Up to 8.5” x 14” (Legal)
  • Paper Capacity (sheets): 650 std.; 2,300 max.
  • PDL: UFRII LT, PCL 5c/6, PS 3 Emulation

Main Unit Specs

Model Name imageRUNNER 1730iF
Type Digital Multifunction Imaging System 

Functions:Standard: Copy, Print (UFR II LT, PCL, PostScript® 3 Emulation), Scan, Send, Fax 

Operation Panel: 5.7″ QVGA Black-and-White LCD Touch-Screen

Image Server Memory Standard/ Maximum: 512MB RAM

Network Interface Connection: Ethernet 10/100Base-TX

Other Interface: Standard: USB 2.0 (Host)x1, USB 2.0 (Device)x1

Letter Up to 32 ppm
First Copy Time 5.0 Seconds
Multiple Copies 1 to 999
Magnification 25% – 400% (1% Increments)
Preset Reductions 25%, 50%, 64%, 78%
Preset Enlargements 129%, 200%, 400%
Standard Paper Capacity (20 lb. Bond): 550-sheet Paper Cassette
100-sheet Stack Bypass

Optional: 550-sheet Paper Cassette (up to three)

Maximum Paper Capacity 2,300 Sheets
Output Sizes  
Cassette Cassette 1/3/4: Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive
Cassette 2: Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive, Envelopes (COM10 No.10/Monarch/ DL/ISO-B5/ISO-C5)Δ*
Bypass Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive, Envelopes (COM10 No.10/Monarch/DL/ ISO-B5/ISO-C5), Custom Size [3-15/16″ to 8-1/2″ x 5-9/16″ to 14-1/8″ (99mm to 216mm x 140mm to 356mm)]
Acceptable Paper Weights  
Cassette 17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond
Bypass 17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond
Duplexing Paper Size: Standard Automatic Trayless Duplexing (Statement to Legal)
Paper Weight: 17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond
Warm Up Time From Power On: 30 Seconds or Less
From Sleep Mode: 10 Seconds or Less
Exposure Control Automatic or Manual (9 Levels)
Power Requirements 120V AC, 60Hz, 6.2A
Plug: NEMA 5-15P
Power Consumption: Maximum: 1.5kW or Less; Sleep Mode: 1W
Dimension 24-7/8″ x 22-1/8″ x 19-3/4″

Installation Space (W x D): 37-1/8″ x 37-3/4″ (with no optional equipment attached)
50-1/4″ x 37-3/4″ (with the optional Staple Finisher-H1 attached)

Weight Approximately 97.7 lb.**


Estimated Toner Yield 15,100 Images @ 6% Coverage 

Basic Copy FeaturesPreset R/E Ratios by Area, Finishing, Two-sided, Exposure Adjustment, Original Type Selection 

Special Copy FeaturesImage Combination, Frame Erase, Different Size Original, Sharpness, Mode Memory, ID Card Copy 

Scan Specifications
Network TWAIN Scan Standard
Network Scan UtilityColor Network ScanGear 

Security Specifications
Department ID Management, User ID Management, IPv6, Restricting Features (Restricting New Addresses on Address Book, Address Book Password, Allow Fax Driver TX, Restrict Recall, Confirm Entered Fax Numbers, Restrict Sequential Broadcast, Restrict USB Interface), Memory Lock, MAC/IP Address Filtering, SMTP Authentication, POP Authentication before SMTP, IEEE802.1x, Authentication Feature for Send Operation (AuSend), uniFLOW Serverless Secure Printing•, Secured Print••Environmental Information

  • ENERGY STAR® Qualified
  • RoHS Compliant
  • Blue Angel
  • Mercury-free


Description Duplexing Automatic Document Feeder
Acceptable Originals Letter, Statement-R, Legal
Scanning Speed 32/32 ipm (300 dpi)
Paper Weights BW Originals: 13 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond
Color Originals: 17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond
Description Cassette Module-Y1*
Acceptable Originals Legal, Letter, Statement, Executive

Acceptable Paper Type: Plain, Recycled, Color, 3-hole Punch, Heavy Paper (24 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond)

Capacity 550 Sheets x 1 Cassette (20 lb. Bond)
Paper Weights 17 lb. Bond to 28 lb. Bond
Dimensions 4-3/4″ x 21-1/4″ x 19-3/4″◊◊
Weight Approximately 17 lb
Output Options
Finishers Output Trays  
Description Staple Finisher-H1
Paper Weights 17 lb. Bond to 34 lb. Bond
Paper Size Legal, Letter, Executive
Number Of Trays 1

Total Output Capacity:

Collate mode, Group mode, or no finishing mode selected: Letter/Legal/ Statement/Executive [500 Sheets (or 2-7/8″ in height)]

Staple mode:
Letter/Legal/Executive [20 Sets (or 2-7/8″ in height)]

Staple Capacity (Maximum): 50 Sheets (21 lb. Bond)
Dimensions 10-3/8″ x 31-3/8″ x 15-5/8″
Weight Approximately 23.1 lb
Fax Board  
Applicable Line 1 (Maximum)
Modem Speed Super G3: 33.6 Kbps
G3: 14.4 Kbps
Data Compression MH, MR, MMR, JBIG

Resolution (dpi) 400 x 400, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100
Sending/Recording Size Legal, Letter, Statement
Fax Features Job Forwarding, Different Size Original, Memory Lock, Sharpness, Delayed Send, Two-sided Original

Print Board  
Processor Canon Custom Processor (shared)
Standard Memory 512MB RAM
Maximum Memory 512MB RAM

Engine Resolution: 1200 x 1200 dpi (Maximum)

PDL Support Standard: UFR II LT
Optional: PCL 5e/6, PostScript 3 Emulated (standard on “iF” models)
Print Controller Technology UFR II LT, PostScript 3 Emulated: Windows® (XP/Windows Vista®/ Windows 7/Server 2003/Server 2008/ Server 2008 R2, Small Business Server 2011), Windows Terminal Servers (Windows 2000/Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Small Business Server 2011, Microsoft® Failover Cluster (Windows 2000 Server/Server 2003/ Server 2003 R2/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Citrix (Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 5.0/6.0, XenDesktop 2.0/2.1/3.0/4.0/5.0), Macintosh® (OS X 10.4.9 or later), VMware (vSphere 4), SAP (UFR II LT only)

PCL 5e/6: Windows (XP/Windows Vista/ Windows 7/Server 2003/Server 2008/ Server 2008 R2, Small Business Server 2011), Windows Terminal Servers (Windows 2000/Server 2003/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Microsoft® Failover Cluster (Windows 2000 Server/Server 2003/Server 2003 R2/Server 2008/Server 2008 R2), Citrix (Presentation Server 4.5, XenApp 5.0/6.0, XenDesktop 2.0/2.1/3.0/4.0/5.0), VMware (vSphere 4), SAP

Other Features Standard Duplex, Watermark, Page Border, Header/ Footer, Page Layout, Two-sided Printing, Collating, Booklet Printing, Grouping, Mixed Paper Sizes/ Orientations, Offsetting, Printing on Transparencies, Toner Reduction, Poster Printing, Generic PCL 6 Driver
Send Expansion Sets  
Sending Method E-Mail, I-Fax, File Server (FTP, SMB), Super G3 Fax (Fax standard on “iF” models, optional for Base models)

Color Mode: Color, BW

Scan Resolution (dpi) BW: 600 x 600, 400 x 400, 300 x 300, 200 x 400, 200 x 200, 200 x 100, 150 x 150, 100 x 100
Color: 300 x 300, 200 x 200, 150 x 150, 100 x 100

Address Book Capacity Max. 500 Destinations (Includes 200 One-touch Buttons)

Communication Protocol File: FTP (TCP/IP), SMB (TCP/IP)
E-Mail/I-Fax: SMTP, POP3, I-Fax (Simple)

File Format TIFF, JPEG, PDF, PDF (Compact), PDF (OCR),*** PDF (Compact + OCR)***

I-Fax Data FormatTIFF (MH) 

Other Optional Accessories

  • Cabinet Type-E (small)†
  • Cabinet Type-F (large)††
  • Envelope Cassette-D1*
  • Super G3 Fax Board-AJ1♦
  • PCL Printer Kit-AL1♦
  • PS Printer Kit-AL1♦
  • Color Send Searchable PDF Kit-E1♦
  • Barcode Print Kit-B1♦♦
  • uniFLOW Serverless Secure Printing Compact MFP License
  • MiCard v2 HID Prox for uniFLOW SSP♦♦♦
  • HID Card 10 Pack for uniFLOW SSP
  • Copy Card Reader-F1〉º
  • Copy Card Reader Attachment-C1
  • Copy Control Interface Cable-A1º♦♦♦
  • USB Application 3-Port Interface Kit-B1♦♦♦
  • Braille Label Kit-F1
  • ADF Access Handle-A1
  • USB Keyboard (Cherry®)


Δ The optional Envelope Cassette-D1 is required.
* Installs on the second paper cassette and requires optional Cassette Module-Y1.
** Excludes toner cartridges.
*** The optional Color Send Searchable PDF Kit-E1 is required for Base models.
• Available option.
•• Check with your Canon Authorized Dealer for availability.
◊ Up to three Cassette Module-Y1 can be installed per device.
◊◊ Height: 4-5/8″ (116mm) + 1/8″ (3mm) for rubber legs.
† Recommended for use with two or three additional Cassette Module-Y1 due to height considerations.
†† Recommended for use with up to one additional Cassette Module-Y1 due to height considerations.
♦ Optional for Base models; standard on “iF” models.
♦♦ Requires PCL Printer Kit-AL1.
♦♦♦ Copy Control Interface Cable-A1, USB Application 3-Port Interface Kit-B1, and MiCard v2 HID Prox for uniFLOW SSP cannot be installed when Copy Card Reader-F1 is installed.
〉 Requires the Copy Card Reader Attachment-C1 for installation.
º Copy Card Reader-F1 and Copy Control Interface Cable-A1 cannot be installed at the same time.

Designed to meet the needs of small to mid-size workgroups and Managed Document Services needs, the Canon imageRUNNER 1730iF delivers high-quality print and copy output and color scanning and sending with available finishing capabilities that are easy for everyone in the office to use. Rather than having to choose between a single function printer and an MFP with features you don’t need, the Canon imageRUNNER 1730iF includes just the right mix of performance and productivity in a configuration that fits your needs. With excellent manageabilty, and high levels of consistency with other imageRUNNER models, the imageRUNNER 1730iF is ideal for both single unit and fleet placements. The imageRUNNER 1730iF delivers black and while print speeds of up to 32 ppm and scanning speeds of 32/32 ipm (BW/color, 300 dpi) for letter-sized documents. Offering standard UFR II LT, PCL5e/6, and PS (emulated) printing, Color Send with PDF High Compression and Searchable PDF technologies, single-line faxing, a 550-sheet cassette, a large intuitive tilting LCD interface, and compact finishing options, the imageRUNNER 1730iF system packs easy-to-use productivity into a new compact form that’s increadibly easy to manage.

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Sincerely, Scott Davis, Chairman

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