Foliant Gemini C 400A – Fully-automatic High Pressure Laminating Machine

The Foliant Gemini C 400A is a fully-automatic high pressure laminating machine (laminator and separator) developed for digital output. The machine is equipped with a pneumatic pressure system of laminating rollers with an easy thrust control. A small compressor is integrated inside the machine frame. The machine has been designed with an operating width of 14.96” (380 mm) and it represents an ideal choice for professional single-side lamination in digital shops and all other print shops, printing and processing sheets up to B3+ size (the largest format is 14.96” x 22.83” (38 cm x 58 cm), with a special option even 14.96” x 25.98” (38 x 66 cm). Maximum speed is up to 15 meters/min.


The machine’s main feature is a pneumatic pressure system in a heavy duty mechanism enabling to achieve a very high working pressure, one single phase 220 – 240 V supply cable, a small integrated compressor inside the machine frame (i.e. no external source of pressured air is required), a nice design and easy machine operation. The machine is supplied with a modular stand covered with designed side panels as a standard accessory. An RU 400 Reception Unit and/or a Jogger 400 for storing the laminated sheets can be supplied as an option.


Advantages at a Glance

  • Easy operation
  • Equipped with vacuum belt rising pile front separation automatic sheet feeder
  • Film is mounted on an easy handle shaft with a film tension control breaker
  • Film holder unit is equipped with a trim slitter and perforation wheel
  • Pressure is pneumatically adjustable
  • De-curl blade for offset printed sheets
  • De-curl roller for digitally printed sheets
  • Equipped with a synchronized feeding conveyor and adjustable side guide for easy loading
  • Belt separator is equipped with a separating roller and deflection wheel
  • Optional reception unit, jogger and film supply roll shaft available


Product Information

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Max Speed: 15 meters/minute
Feeding: Automatic
Feeding System: Automatic
Feeder’s Load Capacity: 9.84” (25 cm)
Overlap Control: In-run screw control
Overlap Accuracy: ± 2 mm
Separation: Automatic
Paper Weight: 115 – 350 gsm
Integrated Compressor:    Included
Main Rollers Pressure System: Pneumatic
Minimum Sheet Size: 7.87” W x 11.81” L (20 cm x 30 cm)
Maximum Sheet Size: 14.96” W x 22.83 L (38 cm x 58 cm)
Maximum Performance: 1,800 B3 sheets/hour
Warm Up Time: 5 minutes
Modular Stand: Included
Nylon Films Processing Module: Optional
Reception Unit: Optional
Jogger:  Optional
Module for Sheets 14.96” x 25.98”
(38 cm x 66 cm):
Non-sticky Pressure Roller: Optional
Film Supply Roll Shaft: Optional