The Formax FD 382 Automatic Folder offers quick, easy set-up, and exceptionally fast folding with speeds up to 20,100 pieces per hour! Fully automated fold plates provide one touch setup of the 18 pre-programmed fold settings or for choosing one of the 25 custom folds that can be stored into memory.
The 2.8” backlit LCD display and control panel makes the FD 382 extremely easy to use with a step by step user interface that is second to none. Operators can load up to 500 sheets in the hopper, select their fold, press start and walk away to attend to other important tasks. The FD 382 will fold the 500 sheets in as fast as 2 minutes and hold the folded pieces on its patented Telescoping Conveyor System.
The patented Multi-Sheet Feeder is an optional feature that allows up to 4 sheets stapled or unstapled to be folded at one time through the dedicated feed system with its own side guides and skew adjustment system.
The large backlit LCD display and user friendly control panel allows for untrained operators to walk up and start folding with little to no instruction. The FD 382 advanced software allows for all standard fold types and paper sizes to be customized to meet your particular needs. When it comes to paper folding, no one does it faster or with higher quality than the Formax FD 382!
Fast! Up To 20,100/Hour: Large jobs are processed quickly at speeds of up to 20,100 pieces per hour
Large LCD Interface: A large 2.8” (71mm) backlit LCD screen and user friendly controls allow anyone to walk up and start folding in seconds
Drop-In Feed System: Three-roller drop-in feed system produces dependable feeding of forms with no fanning required
Adjustable Stacker Wheels: Stacker wheels can be manually adjusted to neatly and sequentially stack different paper sizes and fold types
Telescoping Conveyor System: Conveyor can be set between 14” (356mm) and 36” (915mm) in length and holds up to 500 folded pieces
Noise Reduction: Fold plates are enclosed and insulated to reduce operating noise
6-Digit Resettable & 8-Digit Life Counters: Provides maximum audit control
AutoBatch: Programmable to process pre-set number of sheets into sets with a delay
Six Standard Folds in Common Paper Sizes: Pre-programmed for 6 popular fold types in letter, legal and ledger paper sizes equalling 18 preset fold settings
Stores 25 Custom Folds: Up to 25 custom folds can be programmed and stored into memory
Optional Dedicated Multi-Sheet Feeder: Allows for up to 4 stapled or unstapled sheets to be folded at once, with the ability to select standard or custom folds in letter and legal paper sizes
Standard Fold Settings Modification: Even the six standard fold types can be modified individually for each paper size for maximum flexibility and customization
Cross-Folding: A guide is included for two pass operation
Easy-Off Feed Wheel Shaft: Feed wheels can be changed without removing side covers
Thick Stock Mode: Speed can be temporarily increased to help feed thicker stocks
Seven Point Fold Stops: Fold plates utilize seven point fold stops for crisp, accurate folds of large paper sizes at high speeds
Removable Roller Cover: Easily removed for improved access to fold rollers and exit area
Six Languages: Language selections include English, Spanish, French, German, Italian & Dutch
Up to 20,100 sheets per hour – based on 11” (279mm) Z-Fold*, 6 Settings
Up to 500 sheets 20# (75 gsm)
Pre-programmed for C,V,Z, Gate, Fold Out and Double Parallel