Formax FD-38X Automatic Friction Feed Folder
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Formax FD-38X Automatic Friction Feed Folder

Item #: 04FXFD38X
Brand: Formax
  • Seven positions can be easily chosen to increase or decrease hopper tension to better feed thick and thin paper stocks
  • Fold plates utilize seven point fold stops for crisp, accurate folds of large paper sizes at high speeds
  • Speed: Up to 20,100 sheets per hour - based on 11" (279mm) Z-Fold, 6 Settings
  • Hopper Capacity: Up to 500 sheets 20# (75gsm)
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Overview

The Formax FD-38X Automatic Friction Feed Folder is quick and easy to set-up, making it ideal for any business, church, school or print-for-pay center. It can quickly fold up to 20,100 pieces per hour. The 2.8" (71mm) backlit LCD display and control panel makes the FD 38X extremely easy to use and provides a user interface that is second to none. Its ully automated fold plates and AutoStack Stacker Wheels provide one touch set-up of the 18 pre-programmed fold settings or for choosing one of the 35 custom folds that can be stored into memory.

Specifications

Item #04FXFD38X
ManufacturerFormax
Manufacturer Part NumberFD 38X
Brand NameFormax
Capacity*Up to 500 sheets 20# (75gsm)
Sheet Size3.5" W x 5" L
OperationAutomatic
Power Voltage110VAC 60 Hz
Speed20,100 sheets per hour
DimensionsClosed: 33" x 20" x 19" / Fully Extended: 60" x 20" x 19"
CertificationsUL & CE applied for
Manufacturer's Warranty90 day warranty on parts and labor
Fold TypesLetter Fold, Half Fold, Double Parallel Fold, Gate Fold, Zig-Zag Fold, Fold-Out Fold
Minimum Sheet Size 3.5" W x 5" L
Maximum Sheet Size12.25” W x 18” L
Feed Tray CapacityUp to 500 sheets 20# (75gsm)
Product Weight (lbs)74
Shipping Weight (lbs)76

Description

The Formax FD-38X Automatic Friction Feed Folder is quick and easy to set-up, making it ideal for any business, church, school or print-for-pay center. It can quickly fold up to 20,100 pieces per hour. The 2.8" (71mm) backlit LCD display and control panel makes the FD 38X extremely easy to use and provides a user interface that is second to none. Its ully automated fold plates and AutoStack Stacker Wheels provide one touch set-up of the 18 pre-programmed fold settings or for choosing one of the 35 custom folds that can be stored into memory.

The patented Multi-Sheet Feeder 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. 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 38X will fold the 500 sheets in as fast as 2 minutes and hold the folded pieces on its patented Telescoping Conveyor System. The advanced software allows for all standard fold types and paper sizes to be customized to meet your particular needs.

An optional Formax V-Stack36 Vertical Stacker is avilable that stacks up to 22" of folded documents, making them easier to unload for further processing. If you are looking for a faster or with higher quality paper folding, then the Formax FD-38X is the perfect document folder for you.

Operating Features:

  • 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
  • AutoStack Wheels: Fully-automated stacker wheels eliminate moving them by hand when switching paper 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 Counter: Programmable to process pre-set number of sheets into sets with a delay

Folding Features:

  • 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 35 Custom Folds: Up to 35 custom folds can be programmed and stored into memory
  • Dedicated Multi-Sheet Feeder: Allows for up to 4 stapled or unstapled sheets to be folded at the same time 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

Technical Features:

  • Adjustable Feed Table Pressure: Seven positions can be easily chosen to increase or decrease hopper tension to better feed thick and thin paper stocks
  • 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
  • Fold Plate Locks: Fold plates lock for safety
  • Removable Roller Cover: Easily removed for improved access to fold rollers and exit area
  • Six Languages: Language selections include English, Spanish, French, German, Italian and Dutch
  • Easy-Off Feed Wheel Shaft: Feed wheels can be changed without removing side covers

Options:

  • V-Stack36 Vertical Stacker: Aligns with FD 38X outfeed and vertically stacks up to 22" of folded documents, making them easier to unload for further processing.

Specifications:

  • Speed: Up to 20,100 sheets per hour – based on 11" (279mm) Z-Fold*, 6 Settings
  • Hopper Capacity: Up to 500 sheets 20# (75gsm)
  • Pre-Set Folds: Pre-programmed for C, V, Z, Gate, Fold Out and Double Parallel
  • Pre-Set Paper Sizes: 11", 14", 17"
  • Custom Folds: Stores up to 35 custom folds into memory
  • Paper Size: Min: 3.5" W x 5" L (88.9 W x 127 L mm)
  • Max: 12.25” W x 18” L (311 W x 457 L mm)
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): Closed: 33" x 20" x 19" (84 x 51 x 48 cm) / Fully Extended: 60" x 20" x 19" (152 x 51 x 48 cm)
  • Weight: 74 lbs (34kg)
  • Power: 110VAC 60 Hz
  • Safety Certifications: UL & CE applied for

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