Baum (Booth 3200) is celebrating its 95th year as a manufacturer and distributor in the industry. Baum is showcasing several new machines and updates from its line of press and post-press finishing equipment, genuine replacement parts, and accessories.
Baum is introducing a new line of guillotine cutters that will include the BaumCut 22 Series. The new cutter line will also include both the “E” and “N” series cutters for the BaumCut 22, BaumCut 26.4, and BaumCut 31.5 cutter models that offer a choice of new easy programming and expandable memory features. The “N” series includes a large color touchscreen control panel with easy to use pictographs and unlimited memory. This series also includes a barcode scanner that can read a barcode for a given job and automatically search the cutter program database and setup up the cutter for automatic mode.
Baum is also introducing the Baum 32 large-format floor model folder series. This line of folders include several new features that include a control system that reduces paper waste during setup and an entire new line of delivery systems at the end of the folders. The Baum 32 folder has multiple configurations available that offer four, six, and eight plate configurations.
The Baum WF/Speed creaser is shown in line with the Baum CF20 folder and the Baum 20IPF independent pile feeder. This solution provides the capability to feed a 25"-high pile of sheets into an impact creaser and directly onto the Baum CF20 folder. This solution can handle up to 380 gsm weight stocks and can achieve production speed of approximately 14,000 sheets per hour of A4 or 11"-long sheets with a single crease or perforation.
Baum is displaying its line of hopper loaders available for multiple manufacturers adhesive and saddle binding equipment and co-mailing lines. The Baum hopper loader line includes both thin and thick shingle, co-mailer feeding, for both horizontal and vertical pockets.
Baum is also showing the latest advancements in its tabletop and floor model folder line with all new coatings on the feed tables, fold plates, and delivery stackers to further reduce static build-up during folding production. The Baum 714XLT Ultrafold and the Baum 714XA AutoFold will display these and other new features. The latest innovation in the desktop Baum B12 series folders will also be shown.
The BaumPrint 18 press will be operating live in the Baum booth and new features will be highlighted during the show. The BaumPrint 18 press will be printing live jobs and you can see the BaumPrint 18 automated press line.