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Duplo DF-850 Paper Folding Machine

  • Compact tabletop paper folding machine
  • Reliable friction feed for simple operation
  • Manual fold plate positioning with colour-coded guide for easy format changes
  • Handles B7 to A3 paper sizes
  • Feeds from 52 to 170gsm paper stock
  • Performs all standard fold patterns – Half, Letter, Z, Gate, Engineer, Double Parallel
  • Cross fold capability as standard
  • Batch counter and interval functions
  • Feeder holds up to 500 sheets for uninterrupted operation
  • Very easy to operate
  • Ideal for Offices, Education, Charities, NHS
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The Duplo DF-850 is the most reliable entry-level tabletop folder on the market with a speed of 241 sheets per minute. User-friendliness is at the heart of this folder with features such as an easy-to-use control panel and batch counting mode. A reliable friction feeding mechanism ensures accurate sheet feeding on a wide range of media types whilst an up and down counter keeps track of progress. Perfectly suited to the office environments whilst also being a popular choice with education, banks and charity organisations.

Manually adjusted fold plates with colour-coded guides make setup quick and simple. Six different fold patterns are possible, half-fold, letter fold, z-fold, gate fold, engineer fold and double parallel. Cross fold is also possible. Fold an A3 sized sheet down to an A5 in two passes, very useful for mail inserts or promotional materials. The DF-850 can accommodate a wide variety of paper sizes from A3 to B7 in paper thicknesses from 52 to 170gsm. A broad scope of paper types such as recycled paper, uncoated bond, stencil paper and specified coated papers can also be handled.

Why Duplo?

Duplo is a Japanese company which was established in 1951. Manufacturing one of the first duplicators in the print industry. In 1959, Duplo got its name “Duplo” coming from the word “Duplicator”. Duplo is now the leading supplier of print finishing equipment in the world having launched over 50 product ranges.

Today Duplo is dedicated to turning paper into great communication, pushing the boundaries of what’s possible with printed media. Duplo lead the world in the field of Multi Function Finishing Machines with the DC618, DC648 & DC746. Duplo were the first to bring this style of machine to market with the latest evolutions offering incredible performance and automation. Their booklet making ranges are just as impressive, starting with the entry level DBM150 through to the iSaddle systems, a solution for every requirement.

5 Reasons to Buy a Duplo DF-850 Paper Folding Machine

  • Removes the pain of hand folding documents
  • Runs at speeds up to 241 sheets per minute or 14,460 sheets per hour
  • Handles paper sizes B7 to A3
  • Fold all standard fold patterns – Half, Letter, Gate, Z, Engineer & Double Parallel
  • Cross fold capabilities

Typical Applications – Duplo DF-850 Paper Folding Machine

  • Letters
  • Leaflets
  • Handouts
  • Tourist guides
  • Instruction leaflets
  • Training guides
  • Newspaper inserts
  • Bulletins
  • Direct mail pieces
  • Maximum Sheet Size (W x L) – 297 x 432mm
  • Minimum Sheet Size (W x L) – 91 x 128mm*
  • Paper Quality – Recycled paper, uncoated bond paper, stencil paper, art & coated paper**
  • Input Paper Weight – 52 to 170gsm
  • Feeder Capacity – up to 500 sheets
  • Feeder Type – Friction with 3 Rubber tyres & separator pad
  • Feeder Speed – Variable up to 241 sets per minute
  • Feeder Settings – Manual up & down
  • Fold Plate Settings – Manual with colour-coded guide
  • Automatic Folding Stopper & Stacker Roller – No (position manually)
  • Cross Fold – Yes
  • Functions – Counter, Batch, Interval
  • Noise Level – 76 db
  • Dimensions (W x D x H) – 575 x 515 x 655mm
  • Net Weight – 31.5kgs
  • Power Consumption – 1.3A – 125W
  • Power Requirement – 230V, 50Hz

*Sheets smaller than 182mm in length can only be half folded

**Art & Coated papers subject to testing

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