Renz has expanded its product portfolio with the launch of the Argos F400 cold UV coating machine and the Bindomatic Accel Cube and Accel Ultra thermal cover binding machines.
Manufactured by Belgian company Argos Solutions, the F400 is a highly flexible flat coating system that can be used in handfed, automatic and inline mode to digital print systems.
The device can run up to 45m/min or 6,000sph (A3) and can handle a maximum paper width of 400mm. It features an optional feeder/stacker and optional coating pre-heating and infra-red lamps are also available if needed. Pricing for the machine starts at around $52,948, depending on specification.
Renz UK sales manager Dermot Callaghan said: “The Argos F400 doesn’t use the heat of a conventional coating machine so you don’t have to put on so much liquid, the cost per sheet is cheaper, you can handle the product the minute it comes out, and there’s no odour.”
The third-generation Accel Cube and Accel Ultra thermal cover binding machines, manufactured by Swedish firm Bindomatic, boast double the loading capacity of previous iterations and have cut the processing time in half.
Renz UK managing director Iain Bullock said: “Bindomatic saw us as a good vehicle in the UK for these machines, which are super fast and knock all other loose-leaf binding styles into a cocked hat.
“The Bindomatic machines are both jogging from the sides and the top, all the way through the machine, so the paper is knocked into the glue strip in the cover. And the strength of the bind is second to none.”