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Used Duplo DBM120T Booklet Maker with Trimmer

  • Offline Floor Standing Booklet Maker with Trimmer Unit
  • Stitch, Fold & Trim in One Pass
  • Small Booklet Kit Fitted (Enables production of A6 finished booklets)
  • Compact Foot Print
  • Handles a Wide Variety of Media Types
  • Automatic Setup – User Friendly
  • 4 Finishing Modes – Booklets, Fold Only, Side Staple, Corner Staple
  • Produce up to 2,400 Booklets per Hour
  • Modular Design
  • Very Economical to Run
  • Ideal Partner to a Digital Production Press
  • Delivery, Installation & full operator Training also available (Extra costs may apply)
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£4,495.00 ex VAT

£5,394.00 inc VAT

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AfterPrint are delighted to offer this 2nd User Duplo DBM120T Booklet Maker with Trimmer. This machine has a low total count of 444,468 books since new in 2010, this equates to just 31,747 books per year.  As a result, the overall condition is very good throughout the machine. To ensure many more years of trouble free operation we have changed all the belts on the machine and completed a detailed service. This is the final generation machine before Duplo replaced the DBM120T with the 150T.

The Duplo DBM120T is the world’s best selling hand fed fully automatic booklet maker. Equipped with Duplo’s superior engineering within a compact footprint. Designed to meet the challenges of today’s offset and digital printer. Duplo has bundled the features of the big booklet makers into this uniquely compact system. The modular design further enhances the machines flexibility and allows the system to grow with your business demands.

The DBM120 booklet maker features an intuitive control panel which is very simple to use. An operator can set up a job in just four steps with very little training. A memory function, which stores up to 3 jobs unique jobs, allows repeat jobs to be stored for instant recall, further reducing any make ready times. The simplicity of the controls makes the DBM120 the most user friendly booklet maker in its class.

The hand fed design of this configuration is popular with digital printers. Allowing them to quickly produce small to medium volumes of perfectly stitched, folded and trimmed booklets in house. Simply drop the pre-collated sets in to the DBM120 and create up to 1,000 booklets per hour in this hand fed format. Adding a vacuum collator option speeds the production up to over 2,400 booklets per hour.

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 DBM120T

  • Produces professional quality booklets
  • Flat clinch technology for Booklets, Side & Corner Stapling
  • Modular design grows as your business demands change or expand
  • Very simple to use with one operator
  • Produce up to 1,000 booklets per hour in this hand fed format (2,400 p/hr if automated)

Typical Applications – Duplo DBM120T

  • Booklets
  • Order of Service
  • Brochures
  • Magazines
  • Newsletters
  • Instruction Manuals
  • Training Manuals
  • Menu’s
  • Maximum Sheet Size (W x L) – 320 x 450mm
  • Minimum Sheet Size (W x L) – 148 x 200mm (Small Booklet Kit fitted)
  • Paper Type – Fine Quality 64 to 127gsm / Art Coated 104 to 127gsm
  • Cover Type – Art Coated up to 300gsm
  • Stapling Thickness – 20 Sheets (80 Page Booklet)
  • Max Processing Speed – Up to 2,400 Booklets per Hour
  • Max Processing Speed (Hand fed) – Up to 1,000 Booklets per Hour
  • Staple Capacity – 5,000 Staples per Cartridge
  • Adjustments – Independent Staple & Fold Position
  • Error Detections – Paper Jam, Staple Near Empty, Cover Open, Stop Position Error, Motor Overload
  • Operation Panel – LCD Display
  • Noise Emission – 75db (A)
  • Dimension L x W x H – 1,760 x 700 x 550mm
  • Weight – 203kg
  • Power Connection – 240Vac 50/60Hz

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