Pictured in the Print & Finishing Solutions (PFS) Orange County (Placentia) California showroom. This binder came out of a digital print facility and has been completely serviced and test by the PFS Horizon authorized technical team with years of experience and factory OEM parts when required.
The BQ-270C features high-quality production perfect binding with fully-automated operation and push button simplicity. The BQ-270C single-clamp binder is designed for single-person production of up to 500 books per hour, and requires minimal operator training. Standard features include an ergonomically-situated digital caliper that measures book thickness and automatically transfers the settings to the binder for quick, automated changeover, color touch-screen control console, efficient single-edition POD book production, automatic air-suction cover feeding with in-line scoring, job programming, and same-location loading and unloading for easier single-person operation. The BQ-270C, with its state-of-the-art design, compact configuration, and full automation, is positioned to meet the demands of the short-run, print-on-demand book market.
All set-up is completed in less than one minute by inputting the necessary information through the 10.4 inch color touchscreen. Changeover from A4 to A5 takes about 10 seconds.
Produce books up to 50 mm (2.0”) thick at a maximum speed of 500 cycles per hour.
Strong, rigid nipping and cover scoring stations are comparable to larger industrial book
binders, for strong, accurate binding.
User-friendly operation and precision automation achieve short set-ups and make-readies. The BQ-270C contributes to environmentally friendly production with minimal spoilage.
Every book can be a different thickness, for true On Demand book production.
Optional thickness caliper SI-270C provides even greater production efficiency.
The BQ-270C can be enhanced with the optional Horizon i2i JDF network flow system to optimize bindery workflows