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MBM Collators & Bookletmakers

entry and mid-level collators, bookletmakers and complete systems

FC-10 Automatic Collators

The FC-10 Automatic Collator is one of the most versatile collators on the market today. Reliable and easy to use, it interfaces with a variety of bookletmakers including the MBM Sprint Series and SF2 Series. A variety of performance enhancing options are available for the FC-10. A high capacity stacker can stack up to 3,200 collated sheets (straight or offset), while the corner stapler attachment is capable of stapling up to 10 sheets at a time. The twin tower transport unit allows two FC-10’s with high capacity stacker to work in tandem as a 20-bin collating system. A heavy-duty base mounted on casters allows easy mobility.

  • Collate a variety of paper stocks and weights at speeds up to 3,600 sets per hour.
  • Bin capacity of up to 275 sheets (varies depending on types and weights of stock).
  • Collator units can be used in tandem or separately.
  • Easy to use touch button control panel with LED 4 digit counter simplifies set-up.
  • Operation programming modes include preset batch, insertion, and an alternate bin mode for continuous production.
  • Adjustable stacking table for straight or criss-cross stacking.
  • Self-centering feed guides eliminate the need to reposition on-line bookletmakers for different size stock.
  • Adjustable feed and separator pressures on each bin.
  • Bin empty sensor.
  • Extra large, detachable feed trays.
  • Optional base with casters, twin tower transport unit, high capacity stacker, corner stapler
  • UL and C UL approved

SF-2 Bookletmaker & SF-2 Trimmer

The SF-2 Bookletmaker is a wire-fed stitching system that provides lower operating costs than bookletmakers using pre-formed staples and can also produces booklets up to 100 pages. The SF-2 Trimmer provides for professionally face-trimmed booklets. Both the bookletmaker and trimmer can run independently or in-line with many different collators including the MBM FC-10 collators.

  • SF-2 Bookletmaker Features:
    • Easy to operate and low maintenance.
    • Jogs, stitches, and folds up to 65,000 booklets without replacing wire spools.
    • Runs in-line with a variety of collators (interface is included) including the MBM FC-10.
    • Easy to use, push-button controls with 6 digit counter.
    • Staple leg adjustment feature allows staple length to be custom fit to the size of book being run.
    • Heavy-duty clutch and bearings.
    • Adjustable stitching heads.
    • One-step stitch-head threading for quick and easy set-up.
    • Knife fold with dual fold rollers for crisp, consistent folds.
    • Powered exit conveyor.
    • Transparent safety access covers, machine will not operate with covers in open position.
    • Includes back jog, and stand with casters.
    • Optional activated clinch, and on-line corner/side stitch gate.
  • SF-2 Trimmer Features:
    • Operates in-line with SF-2 bookletmaker.
    • Face trims booklets up to 100 pages (varies depending on types, grain and weights of stock).
    • Powered exit conveyor.
    • Transparent safety access cover, machine will not operate with cover in open position

Sprint 5000 & 3000 Bookletmakers

The Sprint 5000 and 3000 bookletmakers have long been regarded as tops in the industry. Paired with an optional trimmer, either model may be combined with a variety of collators including the MBM FC-10 for a complete document finishing system. Both feature easy set-up and adjustment, variable speed, and powered exit conveyors.

  • Sprint 5000 Features:
    • Jogs, staples, and folds in one operation.
    • Quick and easy set-up.
    • Adjustable variable speed.
    • Produces booklets up to 88 pages.
    • On-line saddle, corner, and side stapling capability.
    • “fold only” capability.
    • Heavy-duty staple clinchers produce “flat-finish” staples.
    • 2 stapling heads and 5 stapling positions.
    • Uses high-capacity, 5,000-staple cartridges.
    • Auto-stop and signal when staple cartridge is empty.
    • Powered exit conveyor.
    • Transparent safety access cover, machine will not operate with cover in open position.
    • Mounted on heavy-duty casters.
    • Interfaces with wide range of collators including the MBM FC-10.
    • Optional face trimmer.
  • Sprint 3000 Features:
    • Jogs, staples, and folds in one operation.
    • Quick and easy set-up.
    • Adjustable variable speed.
    • Produces booklets up to 100 pages.
    • 2 stapling heads and 4 stapling positions.
    • Uses 210-staple sticks.
    • Powered exit conveyor.
    • Transparent safety access cover, machine will not operate with cover in open position.
    • Mounted on heavy-duty casters.
    • Interfaces with wide range of collators including the MBM FC-10.
    • Optional face trimmer.

iBooklet

The iBooklet is a tabletop bookletmaker featuring a compact design, easy operation, and fast production.

  • Built in LCD that clearly shows job progress and settings.
  • Icon based control panel indicates errors such as a paper jam or an empty staple magazine.
  • Automatically adjusts stapling and folding position according to the selected paper size.
  • Standard paper size buttons such as letter, legal, ledger, etc. adds to the ease of use.
  • If odd sized booklets are needed, custom paper length is programmable.
  • Automatic and manual modes. In automatic mode, the sensor on the feeding section detects sheets fed and staples / folds automatically. In manual mode, it staples and folds sheets as soon as the start button is pushed.
  • Three operating modes: staple only, fold only or staple and fold.
  • Patent-pending stapling mechanism, which enables it to select ordinary clinch or flat clinch. Flat clinch makes booklets and documents beautifully finished and saves space.
  • At 800 booklets per hour, the iBooklet has the fastest production speed in its class.

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