The TM-5305 allows you to enjoy high-speed, accurate printing complete with vivid colours, high security, ease of use, complete with hard disk, all in silence.

imagePROGRAF TM-5305

imagePROGRAF TM-5305

Canon imagePROGRAF TM-5305 redefine printer excellence. Combining core printing technologies with a wide range of features and software solutions, TM-5305 allow you to enjoy exceptional high-speed and accurate printing. Featuring an all-new water resistant pigment LUCIA TD ink with superb print quality for line and text reproduction and vibrant poster prints even on uncoated plain paper. Boasting an impressive 44dB acoustic sound level, the TM-5305 truly lives up to the ideal that your prints should be seen, not heard.

Boost your workplace productivity with software applications that seamlessly manage and simplifies your print jobs.

  • 5-colour LUCIA TD pigment ink
  • Ultra quiet operation
  • 914.4mm (36.0in)
  • Direct USB Printing
  • Compact footprint
  • Perfect for high quality CAD/GIS and posters
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imagePROGRAF TM-5305

Superb Quality

The TM series boasts Canon’s LUCIA TD inks. This 5-colour fully pigment inks, with high surface tension, produces lines and text that are dense and crisp with minimal feathering. Vibrant colours can also be produced from LUCIA TD ink which enables users to economically print high quality drawings and posters on inexpensive uncoated plain paper. TM series offers a wider range of user applications and opens up new markets. For example, customers can expect superb vibrancy, print quality and longevity in outdoor displays when used with Canon’s water resistant media.

Non-Stop Printing

The Sub-Ink Tank System allows virtually all of the available ink in a tank to be used before having to replace it, helping to eliminate wasted ink. The empty tanks can also be replaced on-the-fly without stopping the printer. This is extremely useful during your long print jobs.

Abundance Software

The new imagePROGRAF TM Series include a variety of software designed to bring out all of the full potential in your printer. With an abundance of software included, the imagePROGRAF TM Series is equipped with everything needed to print technical documents, maps, posters, banners, signage, infographics, designs, and more.


Printer Type5 Colour  914.40mm (36.00in)
Number of Nozzles15 360 nozzles (MBK*: 5 120 nozzles; BK*, C*, M*, Y* 2 560 nozzles each)
Print Resolution2 400 x 1 200dpi
Nozzle Pitch1 200dpi (2 lines)
Line Accuracy±0.1% or less
Ink Droplet SizeMinimum 5 picoliter per colour
Ink CapacitySales Ink: 130ml/300ml (MBK*, BK*,C*,M*, Y*)
Bundled Starter Ink: 130ml (MBK*)/ 90ml (BK*,C*,M*, Y*)
Ink TypePigment inks / 5 colour – (MBK*, BK*,C*,M*, Y*)
Printer LanguageSG Raster (Swift Graphic Raster), HP-GL/2, HP RTL, PDF (Version 1.7), JPEG (Version JFIF 1.02)
Standard Interfaces (Built-in)USB B Port: Built in (Hi-Speed USB ), Full Speed (12Mbps), High Speed (480Mbps), Bulk transfer, Series B (4 pins)
USB A Port: USB Memory Direct Print
GB Ethernet: IEEE 802.3 10base-T, IEEE 802.3u 100base-TX / Auto-Negotiation, IEEE 802.3ab 1000base-T/ Auto-Negotiation, IEEE 802.3x Full Duplex
Wireless LAN: IEEE802.11n/ IEEE802.11g/ IEEE802.11b
MemoryStandard memory: 128GB (Physical memory 2GB)
Hard Disk500GB

Printing Speed

CAD Drawing – Plain Paper (A0 size)0:40min (Fast Economy Mode)
0:48min (Fast)
1:14min (Standard)
CAD Drawing – Heavyweight Coated Paper HG (A0 size)0:47min (Fast Economy Mode)
1:11min (Fast)
2:18min (Standard)
Poster – Plain Paper (A0 size)0:44min (Fast Economy Mode)
0:44min (Fast)
1:18min (Standard)
Poster – Heavyweight Coated
Paper HG (A0 size)
1:41min (Fast)
2:36min (Standard)

Media Handling

Media Feed MethodRoll Paper: One Roll, Upper-loading, Front Output
Cut Sheet: Upper-loading, Front Output (Manual feed using media locking lever))
Media Output (SD-23)Standard Position: 1 Sheet
Folding Position: 20 sheets on A1 portrait/ A0 portrait
Flat Position: 20 sheets on A1 landscape/ A2 landscape
Media WidthRoll Paper/Cut Sheet: 203.2mm – 917.0mm
Media ThicknessRoll Paper/Cut Sheet: 0.07mm – 0.80mm
Minimum Printable LengthRoll Paper: 203.2mm
Cut Sheet: 279.4mm
Maximum Printable LengthRoll Paper: 18.0m (Varies according to the OS and application)
Cut Sheet: 1.6m
Maximum Media Roll Outer Diameter150mm or less
Borderless Printing Width (Roll Only)[Recommend]
515.0mm(JIS B2),728.0mm(JIS B1),594.0mm(ISO A1),841.0mm(ISO A0),254.0mm (10.0in),355.6mm (14.0in),431.8mm (17in),609.6mm (24.0in),914.4mm (36.0in)
257.0mm(JIS B4),297.0mm(ISO A3),329.0mm(ISO A3+),420.0mm(ISO A2),203.2mm (8.0in),304.8mm (12.0in),406.4mm (16.0in),508mm (20.0in),762.0mm (30.0in),300.0mm,500.0mm,600.0mm,800.0mm

Dimensions & Weight

Physical Dimensions & WeightMain Unit + Stand + Basket (SD-32)
Basket Opened: 1 289 x 887 x 1 060mm
Basket Closed: 1 289 x 757 x 1 060mm
61kg (including Roll Holder Set, excluding ink and print head)
Packaged Dimensions & WeightPrinter (Main Unit with Stand and Pallet): 1 462 x 913 x 961mm, 105kg

Power & Operating Requirements

Power SupplyAC 100-240V (50-60Hz)
Power ConsumptionOperation: 69.0W or less
Sleep Mode: 3.6W or less
Power Off: 0.3W or less
Operating EnvironmentTemperature: 15°C – 30°C
Humidity: 10% – 80% RH (no dew condensation)
Acoustic Sound[Acoustic Pressure]
Operation: 44dB (Plain paper, line drawing, standard mode)
Standby : 35dB or less
(Measured on ISO7779 standard)[Acoustic power]
Operation : 6.0Bels (Plain paper, line drawing, standard mode)
(Measured on ISO7779 standard)


50.8mm (2.0in)/76.2mm (3.0in) Roll HolderRH2-35
Optional Scanner
Scan TechnologySingleSensor
Optical Resolution1 200dpi
Scan Width914.4mm (36.0in)
Minimum scan width152.4mm (6.0in)
Maximum scan length8.0m (JPEG/PDF), 15.2m (TIFF)
Document thicknessMaximum: 2.0mm
Maximum Scan Speed (inches/second)[Copy/ Scan]
RGB* copying at 200dpi: 6ips
RGB* scanning at 200dpi: 3ips
B&W* copying at 200dpi: 3ips
PC & Software included39.62cm (15.60in) AIO PC with SmartWorks MFP Software
FunctionsScan, Copy, Print
Preview Edit
PDF, PDF/A, Multipage PDF
User Accounts, job log
Collated sets
Custom paper sizes
Adjust JPEG compression

Foot Note

*C – Cyan, *M – Magenta, *Y – Yellow, *BK – Black, *MBK – Matte Black, *PC – Photo Cyan, *PM – Photo Magenta, *PBK – Photo Black, *GY – Grey, *PGY – Photo Grey, *B – Blue, *R – Red, *CO – Chrome Optimizer, *RGB (*R-Red, G-Green, B-Blue), *B&W (*B-Black, W-White)

  • LUCIA TD inkThe TM Series employs the all-new five-colour pigment LUCIA TD ink which renders unparalleled detailed precision needed for CAD/GIS files even on uncoated plain paper . Realise true potential to print vibrant, weather resistant colour posters with LUCIA TD ink.

  • FINE Print headWith a new 27.17mm (1.07in), 6-channel integrated FINE print head with 15 360 nozzles, the TM Series gives excellent print quality through improved uniformity of ink density and colours.

  • L-COA PRO Image Processing EnginePowered by the L-COA PRO high-speed image processing chips, the TM Series delivers supreme print quality at high speeds even for big jobs.

  • Roll Holder Set – Roll Holder Set RH2-35
  • Print Head – Print Head PF-06
  • Cutter Blade – Cutter Blade CT-08
  • Maintenance Cartridge – Maintenance Cartridge MC-31
  • Universal Print Driver – Enables users to print from multiple TM Series devices.
  • Wi-fi* printing – Print mobile from anywhere in the office or from a job site.
  • Direct Print & Share – This software enables to batch print multiple files of different types such as PDF, JPEG, TIFF and HP-GL/2. Includes “Hot Folder” printing feature. Thumbnail preview of multiple images, fast processing, and multipage printing of PDFs are now available.
  • Free Layout Plus – New! Nest, tile and create custom layouts before printing your files with this print utility. Use the plug-in feature to print directly from Microsoft Office programs.
  • Accounting Manager – This software realizes efficient cost management of printers. Accounting Manager collects printer job logs and calculates the printing costs with ink/media usage for each print job or for a certain period.
  • PosterArtist Lite – Create professional posters in four easy steps! Poster Artist Lite now supports the creation of multilingual posters and tiling with 124 templates and close to 800 images and Clipart.  An optional Poster Artist full version with additional templates, images and Clipart is also available.
  • Autocad® Optimized Printer Driver – AutoCAD optimized printer driver is specifically developed for Autodesk AutoCAD to enable faithful printing of drawing data created with AutoCAD.
  • Device Management Console – Monitor printer status such as error messages and ink levels of up to 50 printers.
  • Media Configuration Tool – Manage, update and arrange media information in the operation panel and printer driver.
  • Apple AirPrint – Print PDF files wirelessly via mobile app for Apple iPad® and iPhone®
  • Canon Print Service – Print PDF files wirelessly via mobile app for Android tablet and smartphone.
  • Easy Photoprint Editor* – User friendly software  that allows you to edit, trim and rotate your images into unique layouts and designs, including posters, calendars, collages and more – both Windows® and Mac® compatible and mobile-friendly!
*Wireless printing requires a working network with wireless 802.11b/g or 802.11n capability. Wireless performance may vary based on terrain and distance between the printer and wireless network clients.