The Folio II Finishing System is a robust piece of equipment designed for high volume check book and booklet production finishing. It takes collated folios and cuts; it stitches, staples and binds these folios into check books, payment books and other similar products up to 105 mm (4.13 inches) deep, up to 280 mm ( 11.02 inches) wide and up to 14 mm (.55 inches) in thickness.
Change specifications, including size and thickness, quickly and easily and increase productivity
Pneumatic Cylinder Cutting Mechanism
Superior performance and reliability
Detects absence of tape, stops system to ensure consistency
Maintain continuous operation and enhance efficiency
2,000 books per hour
220-240 V, 50/60 Hz, 21 amps (25 amps with optional Stacker)
Compressed air supply pressure
80-120 psi at 20 cfm (25 cfm with optional Stacker)
60°F to 80°F (15.5° C to 26.6° C)
35% to 60%
4 feet minimum on all sides
Factory configured. Not field adjustable.
Specifications for Stitcher-Binder Module
Minimum 2.5″ (6.4 cm)
Maximum 5.0″ (12.7 cm)
Minimum 6.0″ (15.2 cm)
Maximum 11.0″ (27.9 cm)
Minimum 1/32″ (0.8 mm) – 6 average documents
Maximum 1/2″ (12.7 mm) – 100 average documents
For books of standard document types and weights, varying thicknesses of wire are required. The following are recommended:
1/32″ – 1/8″ (0.8 mm – 3.2 mm)
24 gauge high carbon round wire
1/8″ – 3/8″ (3.2 mm – 9.5 mm)
20 x 24 gauge steel wire
3/8″ – 1/2″ (9.5 mm – 12.7 mm)
19.5 x 21 gauge mild steel wire
Binding tape (heat-set)
2.75″ (7 cm), 3.0″ (7.6 cm)
White, gray and black
Custom sizes and colors are subject to special order.
Specifications for Guillotine Module
The guillotine accepts a folio of multiple books to the specifications detailed for the Stitcher-Binder. Throughput of up to 2,000 books per hour is based on a 4-book folio with a maximum length of 17 inches.
The guillotine cutting mechanism consists of an enhanced pneumatic cylinder which provides superior reliability and performance. The cut of the guillotine is perpendicular to the bind within +/– 0.3° and the squareness of the cut is within 0.02″ (0.5mm).
Specifications for Stacker Module
The programmable Stacker Module accepts, stacks and conveys books finished on the Foliotronic® Plus system. It accepts the complete range of folio sizes that can be from two to ten deep onto a pallet. The completed pallet of books can then be conveyed downstream to additional finishing equipment.
Module Size and Weight
53″ x 28″ x 60″
(134.6 cm x 71.1 cm x 152.4 cm)
667 lbs (303 kg)
72″ x 45″ x 80″
(182.9 cm x 114.3 cm x 203.2 cm)
1875 lbs (850 kg)
45″ x 48″ x 56″
(114.3 cm x 121.9 cm x 142.2 cm)
647 lbs (294 kg)