AR-M351U, AR-M451U (serv.man6). Specifications — Sharp Copying Equipment Service Manual (repair manual)

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AR-M351U/M451U, AR-M355U/M455U  SPECIFICATIONS  3 - 1
[3] SPECIFICATIONS
1. Basic Specification
A. Base Engine
(1) Form
(2) Engine speed
* Paper feed from Manual bypass tray
(3) Engine composition
(4) Engine resolution
(5) Printable area
The print area of this product is shown below.
If a printer driver for Windows or Macintosh is used for printing, the
printable area will be smaller. The actual printable area depends
on the printer driver to be used.
 (in mm)
(6) Warm-up
(7) Power source
(8) Power consumption
(9) Energy Star benchmark
(10) Noise
Showing noise benchmark in each model as a whole system.
(11) Dimensions
Console type
Paper size
AR-M351U/
M355U
AR-M451U/
M455U
A4, 8.5" x 11"
35ppm (31ppm*) 45ppm (40ppm*)
A4R, 8.5" x 11"R
25ppm
30ppm
A5R/5.5" x 8.5"R, Invoice-R
35ppm
45ppm
B5
35ppm
45ppm
B5R, Executive-R
25ppm
30ppm
B4/8.5" x 14"
20ppm
22ppm
A3/11" x 17"
17ppm
20ppm
8K
17ppm
20ppm
16K
35ppm
45ppm
Photoconductor type
OPC 
(diameter of photoconductor : ø30mm)
Record method
Electro-photograph (laser)
Development method
Dry-type dual-component magnetic 
brush development
Charge method
Charged saw-tooth method
Transfer method
Transfer roller
Cleaning method
Counter blade
Fusing method
Heat roller
Resolution
Read: 600dpi
Write: 600dpi
Smoothing
Write: 1200dpi equivalent
Gradation
Write: 2 levels
C
C
E
E
B
D
A
Paper size
Printable area
Paper size
A
B
C
D
E
A3
297
420
4
289
4
B4
257
364
4
242
4
A4
210
297
4
202
4
B5
182
257
4
168
4
A5
148
210
4
140
4
Japanese postcard
100
148
4
92
4
Ledger
279
432
4
271
4
Legal
216
356
4
208
4
Foolscap
216
330
4
208
4
Letter
216
279
4
208
4
Executive
184
267
4
183
4
Invoice
140
216
4
132
4
Com-10 (envelope)
105
241
4
97
4
C5 (envelope)
162
229
4
154
4
Monarch (envelope)
98
191
4
90
4
DL (envelope)
110
220
4
102
4
ISO B5 (envelope)
176
250
4
168
4
Warm-up time
less than 80 seconds
Pre-heat requirement
Required
Jam recovery time
Target: about 30 seconds
(Under standard condition of 60 
seconds left after side cover opening, 
polygon motor halt)
Voltage
100V system
200V system
100-127V
220-240V
Frequency
50/60Hz
Power cord
Inlet type
AR-M351U/
M355U
AR-M451U/
M455U
Max. Power 
consumption
Except for Taiwan
1440W
1440W
Taiwan
1550W
1550W
200V
1850W
1850W
AR-M351U/M355U
AR-M451U/M455U
Low power mode
184.75W
223.25W
Recovery time from 
low power mode
Max. 30 sec.
Max. 30 sec. 
(Recommendation)
Sleep mode
Less than 80W
Less than 95W
Transition time to  
sleep mode
60 min.
60 min.
At working
less than 6.8dB
At waiting mode
less than 5.0dB
External dimensions
(W x D x H)
Occupied space 
dimensions
(W x D)
Weight
Engine: Approx. 85.8 lb (38.9 kg)
Desk: Approx. 72.6 lb (32.9 kg)
Rack: Approx. 16 lb (7.4 kg)
DSPF: Approx. 46 lb (21 kg)
AR-M351U/M451U, AR-M355U/M455U  SPECIFICATIONS  3 - 2
B. Document Feeding Equipment
(1) One-drawer tray (included in the base engine)
C. Output Equipment 
(1) Face-down Exit Tray (included in the base engine)
2. Specific Function
A. Printer Function
To enable the printer function of the AR-M355U/M455U, the
printer expansion kit must be installed.
(1) Platform
(2) Support OS
(3) PDL emulation
(4) Windows driver function
a. General
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
*2: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Windows, spec-
ification may vary according to the OS.
Paper feed method
One-drawer tray
Sizes to be fed
A4, B5, 8.5" x 11"
Paper capacity
500 sheets (at 80g/m²)
Media available for 
paper feeding
Plain paper 60 - 105g/m², 16 - 28lbs
Paper type
Plain, recycled, pre-printed, pre-
punched, color, letter head
Paper size switching
To be switched by user 
(paper size to be entered from the 
operation panel).
Dehumidification 
heater
Not provided
Balance detection
Provided (paper empty and 3 steps)
Default size setting
100V system
8.5" x 11"
Mounting/demounting 
of the tray
Provided
Output position/
method
Face-down output at the upper side of 
main unit
Output paper capacity 400 sheets (80g/m² sheet)
Output paper size
A3, B4, A4, A4R, B5, B5R, A5R
11 " x 17", 8.5" x 14", 8.5" x 13", 
8.5" x 11", 8.5" x 11"R, 5.5" x 8.5"R
Executive, Japanese post card, 
Monarch (98 x 191), 8K, 16K, 16KR
Com-10 (105 x 241), DL (110 x 220), 
C5 (162 x 229), ISO B5 (176 x 250)
Spec of media for 
paper output
Tracing paper: 52 ~ 59g/m² / 14 ~ 15lbs
Plain paper: 60 ~ 128g/m² / 16 ~ 34lbs
Index paper: 176g/m² / 47lbs
Cover paper: 205g/m² / 54 ~ 55lbs
Transparency firm
Remaining paper 
detection
Not provided
Exit tray full detection
Provided
IBM PC/AT (Include compatible machine)
Macintosh
Custom PS
Windows 95/98/Me
Windows NT 4.0 (Service Pack5 or later)
Windows Server 2003
Windows 2000 Server
Windows 2000
Windows XP
Custom
PCL5e/6(XL)
Windows 95/98/Me
Windows NT 4.0 (Service Pack5 or later)
Windows Server 2003
Windows 2000 Server
Windows 2000
Windows XP
PPD
Windows 95/98/Me 
Windows NT 4.0 (Service Pack5 or later)
Windows Server 2003
Windows 2000 Server
Windows 2000
Windows XP
MacOS 8.6 - 9.2.2, 10.1.5, 10.2 - 10.2.8 
(except for Mac OS 10.2.2), 10.3-10.3.3
PCL6 compatible, PCL5e compatible, PostScript 3 compatible
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Copies
1-999
Orientation
Portrait
Landscape
Portrait
Landscape-A
Landscape-B
(*2)
Duplex
1-sided
2-sided
(Left /top/ right
binding)
1-sided
2-sided
(Long / short
binding)
(*2)
Booklet
Invoice on Letter
Letter on Ledger
A5 on A4
A4 on A3
B5 on B4
Letter on Letter
Ledger on Ledger
A4 on A4
A3 on A3
B4 on B4
Yes
(2up booklet only)
(*2)
Binding edge Left / top / right
N-up
2/4/6/8/9/16
2 / 4 / 6 / 9 / 16
(*2)
N-up order
Z / Reversed Z /
N / Reversed N
Z (*2)
N-up border
Yes / No
Always Yes (*2)
AR-M351U/M451U, AR-M355U/M455U  SPECIFICATIONS  3 - 3
b. Paper Input
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
c. Paper Output
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
d. Graphic
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
*2: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Windows, spec-
ification may vary according to the OS.
e. Font
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
*2: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Windows, spec-
ification may vary according to the OS.
f. Others
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Paper size
A3 / B4 / A4 / B5 /
A5 / Ledger /
Legal / Foolscap /
Letter / Executive
/Invoice/8k / 16k
/COM10/C5/
Monarch/DL
Paper type
Plain
Letter Head
Pre-Print
Pre-Punch
Recycle
Color
Label
Heavy Paper
Transparency
Envelope
Custom 
paper type
7 type
Source 
selection
Automatic
Tray 1/2/3/4
Bypass-tray
Cover
Yes/No
User can select from
1-sided/2-sided/
No print
Insert page
Yes/No
User can select from
1-sided/2-sided/
No print
Transparency 
inserts
No
Yes (Blank)
Yes (Printed)
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Output tray
selection
Center tray
Finisher
• Top tray
• Offset tray
Saddle Stitch
Finisher
• Offset tray
Mailbin stacker
• Mailbin top tray
• Mailbin (1-7)
Duplex module
• Left tray
Staple
Finisher
• No staple
• 1 staple
• 2 staples
Saddle Stitch
Finisher
• No staple
• 1 staple
• 2 staples
Saddle Stitch
Finisher
• No staple
• 1 staple
• 2 staples
Offset cancel Yes/No
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows 
XP)
Resolution 
setting
600/300 dpi
600dpi
600dpi
Halftone 
setting
No
Screen frequency
8.0 to 360.0
in 0.1 steps
Screen angle
0.0 to 360.0
in 0.1 steps
Graphics 
mode
Raster
HP-GL2
Raster
Vector
Smoothing
Yes/No
Toner save
Yes / No
Photo 
enhancement
Yes/No
Negative 
image
Yes / No
Mirror image
Horizontal
Vertical
Horizontal 
(*2)
Zoom
25-400%
(XY zoom)
1-1000% 
(*2)
Fit to page
Yes / No
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Download 
font
Bitmap
TrueType
Bitmap
Type1
TrueType
Auto
Outline
Bitmap
Native TrueType
(*2)
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Configuration 
setting
Yes
Watermark
Yes
Yes
(functionality is 
limited)
Line width 
setting
Form overlay
Yes
Print hold
Yes
Confidential print Yes
Sample print
Yes
Print accounting
Yes
Quick sets
Yes
Auto 
configuration
Yes
Job end 
notification
Yes
Tandem print
Yes
(The AR-P20/P21 or the AR-NC7/NC8 is 
required.)
Carbon print
Yes
Multi-
enlargement
XY zoom
Yes
AR-M351U/M451U, AR-M355U/M455U  SPECIFICATIONS  3 - 4
*1: For printing, PS driver bundled with the Windows is required.
(5) Macintosh driver functions
a. General
*1: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Macintosh,
specification may vary according to the OS.
b. Paper input
*1: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Macintosh,
specification may vary according to the OS.
c. Paper output
d. Graphic
*1: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Macintosh,
specification may vary according to the OS.
e. Font
Cover insert + 
pamphlet
Yes
Document filing
Yes
(The AR-P21 or the AR-
NC8 is required.)
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Copies
1-999
Orientation
Portrait
Landscape-A
Landscape-B (*1)
Duplex
1-sided
2-sided
Pamphlet
(Right /left /top binding)
Booklet
Yes
N-up
2/4/6/9/16 (*1)
N-up order
Z / reversed Z / N / reversed N (*1)
N-up border
None / Single hairline / Single thin line / 
Double hairline / Double thin line (*1)
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Paper size
A3 / B4 / A4 / B5 / A5 / 
Japanese Postcard /
Ledger / Legal / Foolscap / Letter / 
Executive / Invoice/ 8K / 16K/
COM10/C5/Monarch/DL
Paper type
Plain / Letter Head / Pre-Print / 
Pre-Punch / Recycle / Color /
Label / Heavy Paper / Transparency / 
Envelope
Custom paper
type
7
Source selection
Automatic
Tray 1/2/3/4
Bypass-tray
Different 1st
page
Yes / No (*1)
Cover / insert
page

(On OS9, user can select from: No/First 
Page/Last Page)
(*1)
Transparency
inserts
No
Yes (Blank)
Yes (Printed)
Function
PCL5e
PCL6
PS
PPD file *1
(for Windows XP)
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Output tray
selection
Center tray
Finisher
• Top tray
• Offset tray
Saddle Stitch Finisher
• Offset tray
Mailbin stacker
• Mailbin top tray
• Mailbin (1-7)
Duplex module
• Left tray
Staple
Finisher
• No staple
• 1 staple
• 2 staples
Saddle Stitch Finisher
• No staple
• 1 staple
• 2 staples
Offset
Yes/No
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Resolution
setting
600dpi
Halftone setting
Graphics mode
Smoothing
Yes/No
Toner save
Yes / No
Photo 
enhancement
Yes/No
Negative image
Mirror image
Zoom
1-100000 (*1)
Fit to page
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Download font

(Selectable only on MacOS9.x.x - 
LaserWriter) (*1)
AR-M351U/M451U, AR-M355U/M455U  SPECIFICATIONS  3 - 5
f. Others
*1: Since the function is of PS driver bundled with Macintosh,
specification may vary according to the OS.
(6) Compatibility
B. Image send function
(1) Mode
Scanner (Scan to E-mail, Scan to Sharpdesk, Scan to FTP, Scan
to HDD *), FAX, Internet FAX *
*: The HDD (AR-P21 or AR-NC8) is required.
(2) Support system
(3) Support image
(4) Image process
(5) Specified destination
*1: When HDD is installed.
Function
Macintosh PPD file
(for Mac OS X ver10.2.8)
Configuration setting
Yes
Watermark
Yes
Form overlay
Print hold
Yes
Confidential print
Yes
(PIN selection)
Sample print
Yes
Print accounting
Yes
Quick sets
Auto configuration
– (OS9: Yes)
Job end notification
Tandem print
Yes
(The AR-P20/P21 or the AR-NC7/
NC8 is required. (option))
Carbon print
Multi-enlargement
XY zoom
Cover insert + pamphlet
Document filing
Yes (*1)
(Only when the AR-P21 or the AR-
NC8 is installed. (option))
PCL 5e 
compatibility
Target for PCL5e is to be compatible with HP 
LaserJet 4050.
Small margin difference, rendering difference 
by different font family, default and transfer 
function difference is not to be included in the 
compatibility.
All the PJL commands are not necessarily 
included in the compatibility.
PCL6 
compatibility
Target for PCL6 is to be compatible with HP 
LaserJet 4050.
Small margin difference, rendering difference 
by different font family, default and transfer 
function difference is not to be included in the 
compatibility.
All the PJL commands are not necessarily 
included in the compatibility.
PostScript 
Compatibility
PostScript is targeted to be compatible with 
Adobe PostScript as performed in HP LaserJet 
4050.
Small margin difference, rendering difference 
by different font family, default and transfer 
function difference is not to be included in the 
compatibility.
Mode
Scanner
Internet FAX
FAX
Supported 
server
SMTP server
FTP server
POP server
SMTP server
ESMTP server
Mode
Scanner
Internet 
FAX
FAX
Format
TIFF, PDF
TIFF-F, 
TIFF-FX
Compression 
method
Uncompressed,
G3 (1-dimension) *1,
G4 *3
*1 G3 (1-dimension) = MH
(Modified Huffman)
*3 G4 = MMR (Modified 
MR)
MH, MMR
MH, MR, 
MMR, 
JBIG
Mode
Scanner
Internet FAX
FAX
Half tone 
reproduction
Equivalent to 256 levels
Exposure 
adjustment
Auto + 5 steps
Quality 
selection
Half-tone ON/OFF (It's not effective for the 
following resolution with *.)
Resolution 
(Varies with 
the file type/
transmission 
method)
200 x 200dpi * 200 x 100dpi *
Normal (203.2 x 
97.8dpi) *
300 x 300dpi
200 x 200dpi
Small letter
(203.2 x 
195.6dpi)
400 x 400dpi
200 x 400dpi
Fine (203.2 x 
391dpi)
600 x 600dpi
400 x 400dpi
Extra fine (406.4 
x 391dpi)
600 x 600dpi
Mode
Scanner
Internet FAX
FAX
LDAP
Yes (Also can be stored in one-touch address.)
Specified 
destination
Specifying by one-touch or group, manual 
destination entry
One-touch 
keys (Max. 
number of keys 
to be stored.)
Max. 500 (999 *1) destinations
In this, FTP and Desktop are 100 (200 *1) 
destinations.
Group*
To be registered from one-touch and manual 
destination entry 300 (500 *1)
Program
Yes (8 programs)
Manual 
destination 
entry
Soft Keyboard
Input via the 
numeric
keys, # key and * 
key.
Chain dialing 
(Manual 
destination 
entry)
Up to 64-digit 
with pause
key
Resend
This is used to recall the last destination.
Speed dialing
This is used to recall address control number by 
using numeric keys.

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