Horizon BQ-270V – Single-clamp Perfect Binder

The BQ-270V Single-clamp Perfect Binder offers high-quality production perfect binding with fully-automated operation, push-button simplicity, and on-demand production of variable thickness books. The binder includes an automated, sensor-activated digital caliper system which consistently measures book block thickness and automatically transfers this data to the binder for quick, automated set-up with no cycle lag time for books of different thicknesses. Designed to meet the needs of the short-run, print-on-demand book market, the BQ-270V also features single-person production of up to 500 books per hour, automatic air-suction cover feeding with in-line scoring, a large 10.4′′ intelligent color touchscreen, job programming, and a compact configuration.


Advantages at a glance

  • User-friendly and highly accurate binder
  • Quick set-up
  • High-speed binding
  • Accurate binding
  • Variable binding compatibility
  • Optional pXnet bindery control system available


Product Information

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Book Size Maximum: 12.59″ x 12.59″ (320 mm x 320 mm)
Book Size Minimum: 5.32″ x 4.14″ (135 mm x 105 mm)
Book Thickness: 0.04″ to 2.00″ (1 mm to 50 mm)
Cover Size Maximum: 12.59″ x 25.98″ (320 mm x 660 mm)
Cover Size Minimum: 5.32″ x 9.06″ (135 mm x 230 mm)
Cover Weight Range: 82 to 302 gsm
Production Speed: Max 500 cycles/hr