Smart Binding System
Roll to finish configuration for medium to short run production and hybrid binding system for post-processing solution for both digital and off set prints are available. Horizon’s systems allow from short run production to long run production depending on the configuration.
- Signature Book/Job Production – Each job is processed one by one, making it easier to schedule and control jobs. The sheets are folded into signatures at the folder and accumulated into book blocks at the presser/stacker. This process makes it easier to handle the sheets for more effi cient production.
- Variable Size Finishing – The same size book blocks can be fi nished in various sizes without changing the format at the folder by reading a unique code at the trimmer. The changeover via servo motor is done quickly to match the various sizes.
- Job Tracking – Signature order is tracked by barcode and ejected if it is in the wrong order. A book block and cover matching system is also available to match book block and cover by barcode.
- Consistent Workfl ow with Pre-press – The pXnet bindery control system accepts JDF setup data and quantity from the pre-press workfl ow to automate and manage the binding process.