The Bourg Document Finisher (BDF) is a self-contained fully automated finishing system capable of performing three operations in one compact system. Together with the Bourg Suction Tower, it can produce high quality saddle-stitched documents at up to 4,000 an hour. It can produce 5.5x8.5" finished booklets and changes in minutes to produce 8.5x11" finished booklets. The Bourg Document Finisher is also capable of top or corner stitching from two to 55 sheets of 20 lb. stock and can produce saddle stitched documents up to 88 pages at 4,000 sets per hour production rate. The BDF can handle both coated and uncoated stocks. The Bourg Document Finisher is fully automated and requires no tools to change from one sheet size to another or from one application to another. The BDF also has a complete path jam detection for full reporting of document status and system control. It also utilizes electronic stitching heads.