The James Burn Wire-O® Bind 3500 (WOB) provides high-speed Wire-O® finishing 'on-demand' from cost-efficient spools. At 500-1000 books per hour, the WOB3500 is super-fast, yet simple to operate with all size and format setups instantly adjustable by user-friendly 'touch screen' electronic controls. The automatic functions cut, feed and position the wire for insertion; then sends the document to a patented closing unit that now accurately positions the document, without the need for stops or paper guides.
The versatile WOB3500 is designed to work alongside the highly successful Alpha-Doc® MK4 and DocuPunch® Plus Automatic Punching Machines, accurately finishing a wide variety of documents, including oversize covers & tabbed sheets, for all Wire-O® sizes up to 1-1/4". Together, they are the perfect high-speed Wire-O® finishing solution for today's modern in-plant, digital and 'on-demand' printing environments, where ease-of-use, versatility and productivity are a must.
Features and Benefits:
Automatically cuts wire to length, feeds and positions wire for insertion; accurately sends book to patented closing station, and delivers book to an exit conveyor (sold separately). No special training required.
All size and format functions are setup and instantly adjustable by user-friendly Touch Screen Electronic Controls.
Wire-O® size changeovers are done in 2-5 minutes.
The optional Hanger Feeder is a simple "plug and play" unit. It inserts calendar hangers from reeled hanger spool or from loose hangers.
Finishes from economical Wire-O® spools. Automatic features reduce setup waste.
Finishes flush cut and overhanging covers, as well as extended index tabs.
Operator-friendly with large table-top workstation helps reduce fatigue. Cycles with push-button or foot petal switch.
Spool Loading is done at floor level. Wire power lifted into position.
Installation is simple. Caster wheels allow easy placement. No air required.
3:1 Pitch: 2 x 8 loops min/ 2 x 19 loop max with a spacing of 3 loops minimum and 25 loops maximum.
2:1 Pitch: 2 x 5 loops min/ 2 x 13 loop max with a spacing of 2 loops minimum and 18 loops maximum.