Fully automatic processing line for the plastic comb-binding 

The PLABI 6 makes plastic comb binders, inclusive pre-processing of the book blocks and fully automatic binding of it. The machine consists of several basic modules and can be customized. 

 

Technical information

Final products

Agendas, address books, exercise books, school books, manuals, medical brochures, price lists,
advertising brochures, documentations, loose leaf products, timer-systems, data planers, etc.

Starting product

 

Contentfolded signatures, single sheets, loose leafs, leporellos can be processed
max. 200 x 150 mm un-cutted
max. 180 x 120 mm cutted
min. 90 x 60 mm cutted

Thickness

– 2 mm folded signatures etc.
– 14 mm book block for comb-binding
– 24 mm loose leaf processing 

Cover 

processing of all customary materials
max. 200 x 150 mm
min. 90 x 60 mm 

Binder 

length max. 190 mm
min. 85,5 mm
diameter Ø 6 – 18 mm

PVC-Foil 

supplier: KLÖCKNER PENTAPLAST GmbH & Co. KG
material name: PENTADUR BM 180/15
foil thickness: standard 400 mm
dimension of roll: core-diameter of the roll Ø 200 mm
running time per roll: approx. 8 hours

 

 

Operator 

200 % manpower (depending on product)

Performance 

1‘800 pieces/h (cycle speed – independent of the product thickness)

Change-over time 

Change of signatures: 5 minutes
Change of format: 15 – 60 minutes
Change over to loose leaf: 1 – 2 hours

 

Technical data 

Dimension 

approximate 15’000 x 7’000 x 2’500 mm (L x W x H)

Weight 

approximate 9’000 – 12’000 kg

Electric 

3 x 400 Volt/50 Hz/55 kW (90 Ampere pre-fuse)

Pneumatic 

6 bar/2‘000 litre (hose supply min. Ø 13 mm)

Noise emission approx 

75 dB (A) 

 

Guarantee

 3 years