imagePROGRAF TA-30

A versatile and easy-to-use plotter that fits any CAD & GIS workflow

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Minimise media and ink costs with versatile borderless printing

Advanced multi-sensor technology ensures highly accurate borderless printing on any roll size – even when the roll width and print size don’t match. Ink costs are also optimised, with a 55ml ink tank for stunning quality at lower print volume.

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imageprograf-ta-30 Wide Format Office Printer for CAD drawings and general office printing

Save space

Small and light, the compact design fits flush against the wall with full front accessibility.

Boost productivity

Maintain speed and reduce costs with continuous printing, even during ink tank replacement.

Precision print

Innovative Air Feeding System keeps paper flat for high quality printing on a variety of media.

Why register with MyLFP?

Access support materials and stay informed: Registering with MyLFP is 100% FREE and will allow you to:

Register your printer warranty (UK Only)
Book service calls (UK Only)
Access unique support how to videos
Simple links to find all Canon LFP drivers
Receive technical updates from Canon's service team

Just ensure you have your printer serial number to hand.  This can be found on a metal plate on the rear of your Canon imagePROGRAF printer.

Extended Support Packs

Available from New – 3 or 5 Year Unlimited Parts & Labour Cover.

With specialist engineers and a nationwide target of Next Business Day On-Site Response we offer the best support possible to keep your printers running

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Support Pack

Available Post Warranty – Annual Unlimited Parts & Labour Cover.

With specialist engineers and a nationwide target of Next Business Day On-Site Response we offer the best support possible to keep your printers running

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Drivers and Downloads

We have provided a link below to go direct to the Canon UK Download centre for the TA-30 printer. Your operating system will also be auto detected to select the best driver for you.
The link also has other downloads for the TA-30: free software, user manuals and firmware updates.

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Maintenance & Support

We have a range of support and maintenance options nationwide for the large format printer market. Support Packs to Adhoc Engineer support.


How To Video Guides

Currently no how to video's are available for this printer, please check back soon.

Specification Highlights

Borderless print

On all standard roll widths and custom-size rolls

Low ink consumption

55ml ink tank for low volume printing

On-screen control

3-inch colour LCD touch panel

Compact design

Space-saving and fully front accessible

Quiet operation

Reduced operation noise for minimal distraction

Precision printing

Air feeding system increases ink accuracy

Superior print quality

With Canon LUCIA TD pigment ink

Enhanced security

Secure communication, including SNMPv3 and authentication

Full Specification


Printer Type

5 colors 36”/914mm

Print Technology

Canon Bubblejet on Demand 6 colours integrated type

(6 chips per print head x 1 print head)

Print Resolution

2,400 x 1,200 dpi

Number of Nozzles

15,360 nozzles (MBK 5,120 nozzles, Other Colors 2,560 nozzles each)

Line Accuracy

±0.1% or less

User adjustments necessary. Printing environment and media must match those used for the adjustments.

CAD paper required: Plain paper, CAD tracing paper, coated paper, CAD translucent matte film only

Nozzle Pitch

1,200dpi (2 lines)

Ink Droplet Size

minimum 5 pl per colour

Ink Capacity

Sales Ink: 55ml

Bundled Starter Ink: 55ml (2 x MBK, 1 x BK,C,M,Y)

Ink Type

Pigment inks – Matte Black, Black, Cyan, Magenta, Yellow

OS Compatability

Microsoft Windows 32 Bit: Vista, 7, 8, 8.1, 10

Microsoft Windows 64 Bit: Windows 7, 8.1, 10,

Windows Server 2008R2, Windows Server 2012/2012R2, Windows Server 2016, Windows Server 2019

Apple Macintosh: OS X 10.10.5~OS X 10.11,

macOS 10.12~ macOS 10.15

Printer Languages

SG Raster (Swift Graphic Raster),HP-GL/2, HP RTL,

JPEG (Ver. JFIF1.02)

Standard Interfaces

USB B Port: Hi-Speed Ethernet: IEEE 802.3 10base- T/IEEE 802.3u 100base-TX/IEEE 802.3ab 1000base-T/IEEE 802.3x Full Duplex

Wireless LAN: IEEE802.11n/IEEE802.11g/IEEE802.11b

* Please refer to user manual how to activate /deactivate the wireless LAN


Standard Memory

2 GB

Hard Drive


Print time for A1 page size

Media Type

CAD Drawing

Print Mode Print Time

Plain Paper

00:53 min
01:34 min


Print Mode Print Time

Plain Paper (A0 page size)

00:50 min
01:25 min

Heavy Coated Paper (A0 paper size)

Print Mode Print Time
01:44 min
03:10 min

Media Handling

Media Feed and Output

Roll Paper: One Roll, Upper-loading, Front Output

Cut Sheet: Upper-loading, Front Output

(Manual feed using media locking lever)

Media Width

Roll paper: 203.2 -917 mm

Cut sheet: 210 – 431.8 mm

Media Thickness

Roll/Cut: 0.07 – 0.8 mm

Minimum Printable Length

Roll paper: 203.2 mm

Cut sheet: 279.4 mm

Maximum Printable Length

Roll paper: 18 m

(Varies according to the OS and application)

Cut sheet: 594mm

Maximum Media Roll Diameter

150 mm or less

Media Core Size

Internal diameter of roll core: 2″/3″(option)

Margins Recommended area

Roll paper: Top: 20 mm, Bottom: 3 mm, Side: 3 mm

Cut sheet: Top: 20 mm, Bottom: 20 mm, Side: 3 mm

Margins Printable area

Roll paper: Top: 3 mm, Bottom: 3 mm, Side: 3 mm

Roll paper (borderless): Top: 0 mm, Bottom: 0 mm, Side: 0 mm

Cut sheet: Top: 3 mm, Bottom: 20 mm, Side: 3 mm

Media Feed Capacity

Manually switchable by user

Media Take-up roll unit


Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)

(Printable) 203.2-917mm

*Roll paper only * No size restriction

Maximum number of delivered prints

Standard position: 1 sheet

Dimensions and Weight

Physical Dimensions WxDxH (mm) and Weight (Kg)

1289 x 870 x 1059 mm (Basket Open)

1289 x 757 x 1059 mm (Basket Closed)

53 kg (including Roll Holder Set and Roll unit, excluding ink and print head)

Packaged Dimensions WxDxH (mm) and Weight (Kg)

Printer (Main unit with pallet): 1492 x 909 x 685 mm

74 kg

Stand+ Basket (SD-33): 1362 x 824 x 268 mm

17 kg

Power and Operating Requirements

Power Supply

AC 100-240V (50-60Hz)

Power Consumption

Operation: 59 W or less

Sleep mode: 3.6W or less

Default setting for the time to enter the Sleep mode: approx. 5 mins

Power off: 0.3 W or less

Operating Environment

Temperature: 15~30oC, Humidity: 10~80% RH

(no dew condensation)

Accoustic Noise (Power/Pressure)

Operation: 42 dB (A) (Plain paper, line drawing,  standard mode)

Standby: 35dB (A) or less

Operation: 5.8  Bels (Plain paper, line drawing, standard mode) (Measured on ISO 7779 standard  and described based on ISO9296 standard))


Europe: CE mark, Russia: EAC,



What’s Included

What’s in the Box?

Printer, 1 print head, Power Cable, 1 set of starter ink tanks, Set up guide, Quick Guide, Safety/Standard Environment leaflet, User Software CD-ROM (Win), EU Biocide Sheet, Eurasian Economic Union Sheet, Important Information Sheet

Software Included

imagePROGRAF TA- Unified Printer Driver

 Other software available as Download from Web


Optional Items

2/3″ Roll Holder: RH2-35


User Replaceable Items

Ink Tank: PFl-030 (55ml)

Print Head: PF-06

Cutter Blade: CT-08

Maintenance Cartridge: MC-31

What's in the box

1 print head
Power Cable
1 set of starter ink tanks
Set up guide
Quick Guide
Safety/Standard Environment leaflet
User Software CD-ROM (Win)
EU Biocide Sheet
Eurasian Economic Union Sheet
Important Information Sheet