BQ-160 Perfect Binder

The Standard Horizon BQ-160 Single-clamp Perfect Binder produces professional-quality books with a simple and efficient binding procedure.  The binder is also capable of padding and tape binding.  A dynamic color touchscreen allows the operator to easily adjust a range of settings including cover alignment with the spine, nipping pressure, clamping pressure, and much more.  Other features on the BQ-160 include energy-save and auto-off functions, the ability to notch in one or both directions, and an optional carbon air filtration system to reduce adhesive odors.  The BQ-160 can produce extremely strong, high quality perfect bound books up to 1.6” thick at speeds up to 180 cycles per hour.  The BQ-160 can handle light to moderate production needs in almost any environment.

The BQ-160 Binder can be put in-line with the CRB-160 Cover Creaser, which is setup through the color touchscreen on the BQ-160.  The scoring position is set automatically according to the book thickness input into the BQ-160.  The CRB-160 scores up to 150 lb. laminated covers, and a wide variety of scoring patterns can be selected from the touchscreen.  A stand alone model is also available with an integrated color touchscreen, and it is ideal for creasing covers, restaurant menus, greeting cards and other digital print applications.

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Book Size Max 350 x 300 mm (13.77″ x 11.81″)
Book Size Min 70 x 128 mm (2.76 x 5.04″)
Book Thickness 1 to 40 mm (0.04″ to 1.57″)
Cover Size Max 350 x 640 mm (17.77″ x 25.19″)
Cover Size Min 70 x 256 mm (2.76″ x 10.08″)
Cover Weight Range 82 to 302 gsm (22 to 80 lb)
Production Speed Max 180 cycles/hr

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