James Burn BB520P Speedbind Automatic Wire-O Punching & Binding Machine
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James Burn BB520P Speedbind Automatic Wire-O Punching & Binding Machine

Brand: James Burn
  • Maximum sheet size of 20 1/2" x 31 1/2", minimum of 9 1/5" x 8 1/4"
  • 5mm maximum punching capacity
  • Easy to access and change dies/tools
  • Speed: Between 1,000 to 3,000 Books / Hour

Starting at: $6,300.00

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Product NameItem NumberPriceQty
James Burn BB520P Speedbind Automatic Wire-O Punching & Binding Machine04JBBB520P
3:1 (4.5x4mm) Thumbcut Die for for James Burn BB520P Speedbind04JBBB520P31T


The James Burn BB520P is a part of the Speedbind line of automatic punching and binding machines, and requires just 1 operator to produce Wire-O bound books as quickly as 3,000 documents per hour. This all-in-one industrial machine will punch and bind your 3:1 pitch wire bound documents, including calendars with hangers, which is what it was specifically manufactured for. It handles sheets up to 20 ½" x 31 ½" and calendar hangers. Ideal for large volume production runs, the BB520P by James Burn is a world class time saving machine that, with the right volume usage, will provide fast ROI for your business. Call us at (866) 537-2244 or email info@buy101.com to connect with an automatic machine expert to help qualify your business; they will guide you to the best machines for your specific needs so you don't over spend.


Item #04JBBB520P
ManufacturerJames Burn
Manufacturer Part NumberBB520P
Suggested UserIndustrial
Binding StyleWire-O Binding
Operation: PunchingElectric
Operation: BindingElectric
Compatible Supplies & Accessories3:1 Punching Die [4.5x4mm] (Item# 04JBBB520P31T)
3:1 Punching Die with Thumb Cut [4.5x4mm] (Item# 04JBBB520P31R)
Nail Hole Punching Module (Item# 04JBBB520PNH)
Standard Binding Tool Sets [1/4", 5/16", 3/8", 7/16"] (Item #s 04JBBB520C_)
Power Voltage220v 3-Phase 60 Hz
Dimensions106" W x 59" D x 47" H
Reception Conveyor: 63" W x 71" D x 31 ½" H
Spool Stand: 24" W x 19" D x 50" H
Paper Size9 ⁴/₅" x 8 ¹/₄" up to 20 ¹/₂" x 31 ¹/₂"
Accepted Paper TypeNo Stock Limitations
Compatible Binding Supply Sizes1/4" to 7/16" Wire-O (3:1)
Maximum Book ThicknessUp to 5/16" Thick
Speed*Between 1,000 to 3,000 Books / Hour
Maximum Punching Thickness4 to 5 mm
Skip BindingYes (1 Skip / 3 Loops)
Air Compressor Requirements5 Bar, 500 l/min (Dry Air)
Die Sharpening AvailableYes, Express Die Sharpening Service is Available
Hands-Free OperationNo
Special Training RequiredInstallation and training required
Shipping Weight (lbs)2645
Shipping InformationThis item ships via Truck (Common Carrier). It is the responsibility of the Consignee (receiver) to remove the product from the truck. If you do not have a loading dock or any other means to lift the freight off the truck and/or you need assistance bringing the product inside of your location please call (866) 537-2244. Click here for full details.


With the James Burn BB520P Speedbind machine, you can automatically punch and bind wire-o documents, including calendars, with the several 3:1 pitch size wires from 1/4" to 7/16". This industrial binding machine was manufactured specifically for wall-hanging calendar applications, and works seamlessly with our wire calendar hangers. It can produce perfect skip binding with 1 skip per book, which is 3 loops long...perfect for use with calendar hangers. This all-inclusive wire binding punch will punch through up to 5mm thick at a time, depending on the paper type and format*, and sheets up to 20 ½" x 31 ½" in sizes. With just one operator required, the BB520P will create perfectly punched and bound wire calendars at speeds up to an astounding 3,000 per hour - hence the name "Speedbind".

As the largest machine of the Speedbind line of bindery machinery, the BB520P is sure to impress your entire staff, and offer the fastest speeds and the easiest operation possible. It has a user-friendly control panel, as well as easy access to the closing tools and punching die from the front of the machine. It is perfect for large runs of calendar making, and can even be used with the punching module or hanger/feeder deactivated so more versatile opportunities. An optional nail hole punching module can be added to this unit to produce wall hangers with suspension holes.

Key Features & Specifications

   • Fastest machine in its class with finishing speeds up to 3,000 documents per hour*
   • Maximum sheet size of 20 ½" x 31 ½", minimum of 9 ⅕" x 8 ¼"
   • 5mm maximum punching capacity
   • Easy to access and change dies/tools
   • Capable of skip binding (1 skip, 3 loops)
   • Incredibly durable
   • Only 1 operator required


*May vary depending on sheet size, paper stock, operator, and other factors.

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