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Duplo DF970 A3 Automatic Friction-fed Folder Machine
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Duplo DF970 A3 Automatic Friction-fed Folder Machine

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  • Earliest delivery: Tue 28th September

The DF-970 is a desktop friction-fed automatic folding machine, which has automatic folding plates, which includes 6-pre-set popular fold-types. It can also store up to 10 jobs. Up to 260 sheets can be folded per minute. From A3 to A7 paper sizes can be fed. Perfect for various office environments.

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Product Description

  • The DF-970 is equipped with 6 standard folding styles: Single, Accordion, Gate, Half-Accordion, Double-Parallel and Letter.
  • Includes automatic fold-position setting, but does not include automatic paper size detection (unlike its counterpart, the DF-980 Folder).
  • In addition to this the operator can create custom-fold and Cross-Fold* applications that give an enormous level of flexibility.
  • One of the quietest and fastest desktop folding machines on the market today.
  • The DF-970 is capable of feeding a wide variety of sheet sizes, from A3 to A7.
  • The efficiency and productivity of the DF-970 results in huge time and cost savings (view working video demo above).
  • Up to 260 sheets can be folded per minute.
  • Equipped with 5 different speed levels, the operator has greater flexibility to reduce speed for tricky jobs and increase speed when time is of the essence.
  • Batch counter/Interval function.
  • Low noise operations: one of the quietest table-top folding machines in the market.
  • Equipped with sound absorbers to reduce noise, making it the ideal solution for the office environment.
  • User-friendly control panel.
  • 6 standard fold-types.
  • Up to 10 job memories can be stored.
  • Up & down counter (i.e. to count how many sheets are folded).
  • Perfect for: Letters, Leaflets, Brochures, Menus, Bulletins, Greetings Cards, Direct Mail Pieces, Magazines, Newspaper Inserts, etc.
  • Optional hand-feed unit available: can dramatically speed up the production of letters in any organisation. It can fold up to 3 sheets at a time – either loose or corner-stapled delivering them ready for insertion into envelopes (for hand-feed unit - please contact us).

* Cross-fold unit is optional extra and not included with the DF-970 - please contact us if you require this as an add-on extra. Its counterpart, the DF-980 however, does include this feature.

Product Specification

  • Paper Size (Min): 74 x 105mm.
  • Paper Size (Max): 311 x 457.2mm.
  • Paper Weight: 52 - 157gsm (up to 130 for A3).
  • Capacity of Feeding Tray: 46mm (500 sheets of 64gsm).
  • Feeding Mechanism: friction rollers.
  • Maximum Processing Speed: 260 sheets/minutes - based on A4 fine quality paper (81.4gsm) single-fold.
  • Operating Sound Level: 72dB.
  • Paper Quality: fine, recycled, drawing, art, some coated (i.e. please check with us).
  • Dimensions: In use: 1046(W) x 512(D) x 494(H)mm. In storage: 665(W) x 512(D) x 494(H)mm.
  • Weight: 41kg.
  • Product Code: Z15S-22.


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