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Ideal Guillotine 4305

  • Manually Operated Version of Ideal 4315 Guillotine
  • Very Popular Product for Smaller Schools & Craft Companies
  • Capable of Cutting up to A3 Sheets
  • Manually Operated Blade & Flick Action Clamp
  • Manual Back Gauge Positioning Via Hand Crank with Measuring Scale on Rear Table
  • Calibrated Crank Handle Allows for Fine Adjustments with Perfect Accuracy
  • Interlocking Transparent Safety Guarding System
  • Effortless Cutting Utilising High Speed Solingen Steel Blades
  • Long Arm Lever for Blade Makes Cutting Even 40mm Stacks Simple & Effortless
  • Priced as Benchtop Model
  • Optional Stand Available – Click Here to View the Stand
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£1,329.00 ex VAT

£1,594.80 inc VAT


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 About Ideal Guillotine 4305

The IDEAL 4305 is a manually operated office guillotine for cutting sheets up to A3 in format safely & accurately. It is a bench top machine and has an option of a matching stand or wooden storage cabinet. All operations, from setting the cutting height, positioning the back gauge to changing the cutting blade or cutting stick are designed to be completed from the front of the machine with safety at the forefront of the design. Transparent hoods over the front and rear tables and a locking safety catch for the blade lever are designed to eliminate risk of accidents.

Ergonomically designed for ease of use, this simple guillotine ensures effortless performance with instant flick action clamping functions making it ideal for the short run, low volume users. The Ideal 4305 are our most popular manually operated guillotines for the Education Sector, Home Office & Crafting Markets.

The Ideal Safety Cutting System (SCS) is employed to ensure absolute reliability in cutting and includes an interlocking transparent safety guard at the front while a fixed steel cover protects the rear of the guillotine.

Why Ideal?

The quality of the product makes all the difference, the IDEAL Brand name holds an enviable position within the Paper Cutting markets worldwide.

Longevity and precision are the hallmarks of outstanding cutting machines – and what makes IDEAL the first choice for Pile Cutters. The high quality and reliability of the IDEAL machines is the result of decades of experience and engineering competence at the forefront, with which IDEAL are the closest to your printed matter.

IDEAL have the largest range of Paper Guillotines and Pile Cutters in the World, a solution for virtually any environment or requirement from the home to commercial print. If you require a solution to fit, then IDEAL have the answer.

5 Reasons to Buy an Ideal 4305

  • Perfect Upgrade from a Paper Trimmer
  • Cuts all Standard Paper Formats up to A3
  • Calibrated Front Crank Handle Ensures Fine Adjustments are Simple & Accurate
  • Ideal for Basic Cutting Formats
  • Well Known Brand of Guillotine “Made in Germany”

Typical Applications

  • Business cards
  • Stationery
  • Leaflets
  • Menus
  • Flyers
  • Labels
  • Posters
  • Trimming Small Volumes of Delicate Materials
  • Cutting sheets from A3 to A4
  • Trimming Documents up to 40mm Thick
  • Trimming spines for scanning
  • Maximum Cut Width – 430 mm
  • Maximum Cut Depth (Size behind the blade) – 435 mm
  • Maximum Cut Height – 30 mm
  • Minimum Cut Size – 35 mm
  • Cutting Accuracy – 0.2mm
  • Cycling Speed – 2 Cuts per Minute (Operator Dependent)
  • Production Capacity – 2-4 Hours Daily
  • Programmable – No Digital Measuring Scale on the Front Table
  • Program Storage – None
  • Cut Positions in Each Program – Not Applicable
  • Blade Type – Standard Steel Only
  • Blade Drive – Manual Lever Action
  • Clamp Drive – Flick Action Cam System
  • Back Gauge Drive – Manual Hand Crank & Spindle
  • Blade Positioning – Manual with Interlock to Front Guard
  • Clamp Positioning – Manual
  • Back Gauge Measurement – Rear Gauge and Calibrated Crank Handle
  • Safety Guarding – Interlocking Transparent Lift Up Guard
  • Software – None
  • Power Requirements – No Power Required
  • Power Usage – N/A
  • Net Weight – 44Kgs
  • Dimensions (H x W x D) – Benchtop Version – 400 x 880 x 880mm
  • Dimensions (H x W x D) – On a Stand Version – 1,090 x 880 x 880mm

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