The MBM 408A automatic paper folder is the new and improved successor of the tried and true 407A. Some new additions in place give the 408A updated usability with more features. The machine comes from the factory with 36 pre-programmed folds and is an excellent addition to any office or mailroom.
Basic Specs of the MBM 408A Paper Folder
Max Paper Weight: 115 g/m² / 30# Bond / 65# Index
Paper Size:3.5" x 5" to 11" x 17"
Paper Type: Non or Semi-Gloss Paper Only, Call us for Glossy or Coated Stock
Fold Types: Half Fold, Letter Fold (Tri), Z Fold, Double Parallel Fold, Fold Out, Gate Fold, Cross Fold (requires 2-pass)
Speed: 14,400 sheets/hour
Duty Cycle: Commercial Grade
Feed Type: Friction
Features of the MBM 408A Paper Folder
Touch Screen: The LED touch screen sets up to 36 standard folds automatically at the touch of a button. Up to 12 custom folds can be stored in memory.
Extended Exit Tray: An extra long exit tray ensures neat stacking of finished jobs.
Double Feed Detection: senses when 2 or more sheets are fed simultaneously and ejects the papers without folding them.
Features automatic folding position setting.
Folding patterns can be stored and recalled via touchscreen.
Fastest folding speed in its class.
Perforating/Scoring/Slitting units available by option.
Fold Types for the MBM 408A Folder
There are seven different fold types available for the 1611:
(1) Letter fold (Tri-fold, C-fold),
(2) Half-fold (Single fold),
(3) Z-fold (Accordion, Zig Zag),
(5) Gate (Open Gate, Brochure),
(6) Engineering (Short Z, Fold Out, Half Accordion), and
(7) Cross Letter (Double Letter).
Video of the 408A Folding Machine by MBM
Overview of the MBM 408A Automatic Paper Folder
The MBM 408A Automatic Paper Folder is the new and improved successor of the tried and true 407A. Some new additions in place give the 408A updated usability with more features.
The machine comes from the factory with 36 pre-programmed folds.
You have the ability to store 12 custom folds in the memory.
The color LCD display panel located on the top of the machine allows you to keep track of folded materials with the four digit addition / subtraction digital counter.
The test function allows you to run 2 sheets of paper for inspection.
The 408A speed tops out at an impressive 14,000 sheets folded per hour!
It is able to accommodate paper sizes as small as 3.5" x 5" and as large as 11" x 17".
The new extended exit tray allows your folded materials to neatly stack after running through the machine. This, combined with the automatic conveyor and self-setting exit wheels ensure smooth, neat ejection of your folded, printed materials. The 408A can take paper as light as 12 lb bond, and as heavy as 80 lb, with ease, so you can be sure that this folder will only pull one single sheet through each time. Should this paper folder happen to be loaded incorrectly, the machine will alert you via the display and audible alert messages.
Interested in optional scoring, micro-perforating or slitting units for this machine? Please give us a call at (800) 243-9226 and a folding machine specialist can assist.
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