The Challenge Spartan 185 Paper Cutter is the entry level 18-1/2" wide cutter. Offering a manual clamp and backgauge, it provides an economical solution for lower volume cutting environments such as professional offices, copy centers, in-plant printers, and on-demand digital print providers. Capitalizing on Challenge's time-proven expertise in manufacturing paper cutters, the Spartan 185 is engineered and manufactured to the highest of safety standards available.
The Spartan 185 series of paper cutters continues the Challenge excellence of innovation and strength they have become famous for since 1887. The Spartan 185 series cutters are based on a heavy-duty steel construction for maximum durability. The UHMW gib surfaces and LED line lights require virtually no maintenance for years of trouble-free operation. The LED Digital Backgauge Position Indicator offers a plus or minus 0.1mm accuracy. This provides for an easier operator interface with higher productivity and easier repeatable accuracy.
Spartan 185 SA Semi-Automatic Features:
Manual Clamping - hand-wheel operation.
Manual Back gauge Control - hand-wheel control.
LED Digital Back gauge Position Indicator with ±0.01" (±0.1mm) backgauge accuracy - provides for easier operator interface, higher productivity, and easier repeatable accuracy than a hard to read indicator on a scale as is used with other brands.
Electric Powered Cutting - 1-1/2 HP gear drive motor.
Laser Red LED Cut Line Light - produces a bright easy to see cut line.
Safe - two-hand push button controls and front and rear table safety shields.
Auto-Releasing Front Safety Shield - automatically pops open after each cut cycle is completed. This unique benefit eliminates the need for the operator to manually lift the front shield in order to retrieve or adjust the stock after a cut providing increased productivity and operator ease-of-use.
Heavy-Duty steel, cast iron, and cast aluminum construction gives the cutter "Challenge" durability.
UHMW Gibs on front and back of knife bar require zero maintenance and have lifetime durability.
Eliminates lubricant on knife bar that can spoil stock.
Maintenance Free - the LED cut-line light and UHMW Gibs result in the Spartan 185 being virtually maintenance-free with lifetime durability.
Cutting Width - 18-1/2" / 47cm
Clamp Opening - 3" / 7.6 cm
Minimum Cut - 1" / 2.5 cm
Maximum Cut - 17-1/2" / 44.5 cm
Table Space In Front of Knife - 13" / 33 cm
Overall Height - 52-3/4" / 134 cm
Overall Width - 32-1/4" / 82 cm
Overall Length - 41" / 104 cm
Shipping Weight (approximate) - 700 lbs. / 318 kg
Electrical - 120 Volt AC, Single Phase, 60 Hz, Service Size: 20 Amps