Spiel Associates' RILECART B-599 is a fully automatic double loop wire binder capable of binding books at the blinding speed of 4,000 per hour. The operator drops a book on the conveyor and the B-599 does the rest. It can insert the wire, crimps the wire, and delivers the book onto a conveyor. The machine will bind books from 3.5x4 inches up to 17.5x19.5 inches. Books thickness can range from .25 of an inch to one inch. Skip binding up to five parts is attainable. An in-line punching section is optional. A calendar machine is also available.
- Product From Baumer Ltd. USA
The Xmelt entry level from Baumer hhs rounds off the bottom end of the company's highly successful family of Xmelt melters. The range of functions of the low-cost starter unit is comparable to that of the devices of leading competitors and totally sufficient for many standard applications. Apart from which, the individual components of the Xmelt entry level unit are characterised by the typical high quality and great reliability of Baumer hhs technology.
- Product From Garrido Printing Equipment
Garrido USA is proud to introduce the new HC-15M Case-Making Machine engineered for the digital market.
The HC-15M Case-Making Machine is a semi-automatic module that can produce up to 900 cases per hour. It’s simple design and structure allows for quick changeovers—a positive progression for the digital sector. Even though this machine works wonders for short run jobs, you will not sacrifice production on any medium to long run jobs.
- Product From Morgana Systems
Morgana Systems (Booth 3561) is launching in the US the Morgana DigiBook 300 PUR binder.
The latest version of Morgana’s DigiBook 300 PUR binder is a highly productive product, already well known in Europe following its introduction by Morgana at Drupa 2012. The unit can produce up to 300 8.5” x 11” books per hour. A patented unit controls the application of the PUR glue with a sealed nozzle system. This makes DigiBook 300 extremely quick and effective to set-up and shut down – ideal for very the short runs of PUR bound books often required in the digital printing world. The machine will be shown producing a wide range of both digitally printed and litho printed jobs on coated stock, and will also be shown producing book blocks with end-papers ready for casing into hard-cover books.
- Product From Standard Finishing Systems
In Booth 1902, Standard Horizon will show the new BQ-280PUR Perfect Binder offering single-clamp PUR perfect binding with professional quality in a compact footprint! Specially designed to handle the unique requirements of digital print, the binder features quick set-up and changeover for shorter production runs, book-of-one capability, and even in-line verification for document integrity. The BQ-280 uses environmentally-friendly PUR glue and features a unique elevator delivery system that gently carries the freshly bound book down without damage. The large color touchscreen features intuitive icons for easy, single-person operation. Book block and cover information can be input at the touchscreen for quick and automatic setup, including carriage clamp, milling, glue tank, nipping, and cover feeder. The automated, sensor-activated digital caliper system ensures consistent measurement of book block thickness every time, eliminating operator discrepancy. Book thickness is automatically measured by placing the book block into the digital caliper. The caliper slides into position with no manual intervention and thickness data automatically begins set-up. Capable of production speeds up to 350-400 books per hour, the binder can also handle extended spine lengths up to 15.5”. Ideal for the production of digitally printed books, personalized photo books, smaller sample runs, and other ultra short-run work!
- Product From Standard Finishing Systems
Standard Finishing Systems has introduced the Standard Horizon BQ-470V - for variable - is designed to fit true book-of-one production environments while still offering productivity for longer runs. Each book block is measured for thickness using the BQ-470 digital caliper, and the data is transferred to the binder automatically. Set-up for the next available clamp begins almost immediately, while the prior book is in production, causing minimal idle time between variable books and an increase in production rates. This capability will be field retrofittable, so existing BQ-470 customers can also add this functionality.
- Product From Canon USA
Canon U.S.A., Inc., a leader in digital imaging solutions, announced the FlatSpread FS-500, the new film hinge processor, for its Canon DreamLabo 5000 Inkjet Production Photo Printer. This new post-press machine will create a "FlatSpread" lay-flat style photo book and will be on display at WPPI Expo in Las Vegas, March 11 - 13, in the Canon booth (# 421).
- Product From Duplo USA Corp.
Making its US debut at GRAPH EXPO is Duplo's (Booth 2221) FKS PrintBind KB-4000 PUR Perfect Binder. The single-clamp KB-4000 combines heavy-duty milling and notching with the strong adhesiveness of both PUR and EVA hot melt side glues to produce high quality, perfect bound books up to 200 books per hour. Books are first applied with PUR along the spine then side-glued with the fast-drying EVA, enabling users to handle the book immediately. The KB-4000 also features a closed-tank system to prevent the emission of fumes. Other solutions on display will be the DB-280 and DPB-500 Perfect Binders.
- Product From Rhin-O-Tuff
Rhin-O-Tuff, renowned for their high quality paper punching and book binding equipment with their outstanding qualities for reliability and durability; will once again be exhibiting at Graph Expo at Booth 2216 and will be introducing their new Onyx Series; seen for the first time on the North American market.
- Product From Gateway Bookbinding Systems (Plastikoil)
Gateway Bookbinding Systems (Booth 1061), the makers of PLASTIKOIL plastic spiral binding, will introduce another machine at GRAPH EXPO with their PBS 2300 Roller Inserter/Single-sided crimper. The PBS 2300 is easy to operate and quick to setup. Coil capabilities from six to 30mm with output speeds up to 300 books per hour. Simple dial adjustment—small and compact machine. Visit us at Booth 1061. Gateway Bookbinding—The Plastic Spiral Experts.
- Product From Spiel Associates Inc.
The Rilecart WB-360 from Spiel Associates (Booth 2651) is an economical, entry level double loop wire binder. It will bind books at speeds up to 800 books per hour. The machine will insert any double loop wire diameter between ¼" and 1¼". Set up is controlled by a touch screen computer. The WB-360 automatically cuts the double loop wire to the proper length and delivers it to the inserting station. The operator hangs the book and steps on a foot pedal. The book is then moved automatically to the closing station where the wire is crimped. The book then falls onto the hopper. The WB-360 will bind books from 2.75" to 14" on the spine length. No tools are required.