Hard Cover Binding Machines

At Binding101, we offer the best-in-class hardcover binding machines from Fastback, a world-renowned brand name known for their quality and simplicity. Though they may look a bit complicated on the surface to a new user, when you watch the hard cover binding videos for the various models you can see just how easy they are to use. This makes our selection of hard cover binders the best in the biz for those new to the industry, for organizations that may have multiple users, or simply for businesses looking to speed up operations and make them more efficient.


We offer case makers, hot melt hard cover binding machines, hard cover and photo book specialty binders, and even unique lay-flat binding solutions. Every step of the process is simplified with our line of machines. And don't forget to stock up on all of the hard cover binding supplies for a complete solution. Need help choosing the best hard cover binder for your needs? Call us at (866) 537-2244 today; we would be happy to help.


Photos play an important part in our everyday lives. They remind us who we are, where we have been, and what matters to us most. As a professional print shop or photo studio, your business relies on a simple and quality solution for hardbound document and photobook creation. Binding101 proudly offers a wide selection of photobook binding equipment and hardcover case makers to help you achieve your goals. We also offer an assortment of photobook supplies, so you can create a variety of documents without compromising on professional presentation.


Most of the photobook equipment we offer is manufactured by Fastbind, an industry-leading brand in the document finishing division. Hot Melt binding equipment offer the greatest amount of versatility, making them ideal for any business that requires flexibility in terms of size, thickness, and product type. BooXTer binding machines are simply the best solution for binding photobooks using the linear side stitch or staple method. FotoMount models are perfect for making high-end photo lay-flat mounded albums. In just a few simple steps, you can produce premium photobooks that customers will cherish for many years to come.


Some binding machines allow you to make hardcover books, stripe back books, softcover books, and staple back books, all from just one compact unit. With a wide variety of photobook binding equipment to choose from, we are certain you can find everything you need to improve your publishing processes. We also offer a selection of photobook supplies. Here, you can find tacking sheets, hardcover toolkits, chipboards, binding strips, binding glue, mounting sheets, and much more, all at great prices.


Every professional print shop or studio knows that high-quality photos require top-of-the-line equipment. Don't wait to take advantage of these excellent prices on photobook equipment to protect and care for your photobooks long term. Explore our selection today to stock up on everything you need. Please contact us with any questions and we will gladly provide additional information or further assistance. Call (866) 537-2244 or email info@buy101.com today!

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  1. Fastbind Pureva XT Hot Melt Binding Machine

    • Capable of using both EVA and PUR glues.
    • Requires no special training or tools for any function, including binding, cleaning the glue tanks, and even changing the tanks out.
    • Handle a book thickness up to 1.9" (or 50mm).
    • Speed: Up to 450 Cycles / Hour [180 Books / Hour]


  2. Fastbind Hard Cover Tool Kits

    • Kit includes Nipping Bar & Peg
    • Adding the Fastbind Hard Cover Tool Kit to your Fastbind hot melt glue binding machine expands the capability of the machine to allow for hard cover binding.
    • Choose from two different kits, one that is compatible with the Fastbind Elite, Secura, and Optima, and the other, which features a longer nipping bar and is compatible with the Elite XT machine.

    Starting at: $189.00

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  3. Fastbind Elite XT Hot Melt Perfect Binding Machine

    • Binding of larger and thicker books with cover sizes up to 17.9" x 12.6".
    • Binding books up to 1.97" thick, which amounts to approximately 500 sheets
    • Features a unique PGO rougher.
    • Speed: Up to 450 Cycles / Hour [180 Books / Hour]


  4. Fastbind Elite Hot Melt Perfect Binding Machine

    • Offers flexibility and durability.
    • Bind books up to 9.3" x 12.6" and up to 1.6" thick, which is about 440 sheets
    • Rough the binding edge of your book block, creating the ideal texture for a strong bind.
    • Speed: Up to 450 Cycles / Hour [180 Books / Hour]


  5. Fastbind BooXTer Duo Hard Cover & Photo Book Binder / Finisher

    • Capable of using both EVA and PUR glues.
    • Requires no special training or tools for any function, including binding, cleaning the glue tanks, and even changing the tanks out.
    • Handle a book thickness up to 1.9" (or 50mm).
    • Speed: Up to 450 Cycles / Hour [180 Books / Hour]


  6. Fastbind Express Plus™ Photobook Cover & Binding Machine

    • Most multi-functional hard cover case making machine.
    • Making the system extremely easy to use and create a beautiful finished hard cover bound book.
    • Features integrated BooXter stapling guide and fold-out extended worktable.
    • Sheet Size Book Covers: 12" x 12" [Maximum] / Binders: 8.5" x 11"


  7. Fastbind Casematic H46 Pro™ Photobook Cover Machine

    • Make hard cover book cases with covers as large as 18" x 18" finished, closed size.
    • Features an integrated edge folding feature that ensures the edges are folded over your boards perfectly for straight and clean adhesion.
    • Guarantee a perfect 45
    • Speed: 30 Seconds / Case or 100 Cases / Hour


  8. Fastbind Casematic H32 Pro™ Photobook Cover Machine

    • Compact enough to fit well into any office or school.
    • Create tailor-made covers up to 27 1/2" wide x 13" high (when open).
    • Integrated edge folding feature with an adjustable margin for different board thicknesses.
    • Speed: 30 Seconds / Case or 100 Cases / Hour


  9. Fastbind FotoMount F42™ Lay-Flat Photobook Binding Machine

    • Designed specifically with photography studios, labs and digital printers in mind.
    • Photo books as small as 2" x 2" and as large as 18.5" x 16.5" can be produced on demand within minutes.
    • Open 180
    • Capacity: 2.4" thick


  10. Spacers for Fastbind Casematic Equipment

    • Durable and user-friendly equipment.
    • Compatible Equipment: Any Fastbind Casematic "H or L" Series Case Makers
    • Quantity: 1 Set [4 Spacers]
    • Manufacturer Part Number: HSPACER-SET10


  11. Cover Positioning Holders™ for Fastbind Photobook Equipment

    • Compatible Equipment: Fastbind FotoMount F46e and Fastbind FotoMount F32.
    • Small magnetic pieces that secure the covers in place when attaching them to the book block.
    • Quantity: 1 Piece
    • Manufacturer Part Number: CSSIDE


  12. Fastbind FotoMount F46e™ Lay-Flat Photobook Binding Machine

    • Designed specifically with the photographic studio, photo lab and professional photographer in mind.
    • Produce any book format from 2" x 2" up to 18" x 18".
    • Book cover can be either a standard cover or a digitally printed custom made cover
    • Capacity: Binding: 3"


  13. Fastbind Presso™ Photobook Groove Press

    • Designed to make a clean spine groove on hardcover books improving the appearance.
    • Thermal press machine with a brief warm-up time.
    • Capacity: Up to 45mm
    • Speed: Up to 450 Cycles / Hour


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