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Fastback 20E Binder Office binding machine

  • min 152.4mm, max 305 mm (A4)
  • Narrow(10-125sheets), Medium(10-250sheets), Wide(10-350sheets),
  • less than 3 minutes
  • 30kg

High volume, fast binder designed and engineered to meet the demands of professional binderies, quick printers, busy offices and more. The Model 20 has six distinct binding styles – Standard Superstrip, Composition strip, Perfectback, Halfback, Hardcover, and now the Image Strip.

Key Features
  • Binds 10 to 350 sheets in 13-20 seconds
  • Designed to work in concert with Foilfast® and PowisPrinter®
  • Graphical user interface
  • Strip, hardcover and perfect binding
  • 3.5 times faster than punch and bind
  • Minimal training required
  • Easy to produce, professional document
  • Low environmental impact versus plastic comb and coil binding
How to bind a book with the Fastback 20
  • Prepare book block, place into machine and press the green button.
  • Machine automatically measures book thickness and requests a narrow, medium or wide strip. Insert binding strip.
  • When finished, remove book and place in cooling rack. Voila!


Instructional LCD Screen:
  • Binding is as easy 1-2-3

For more information, please see the below video:

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 (Fastback 20) 600mmW x 580mmcmD x 230mmH
Paper Weight
80gsm to 120gsm
Spine Length
min 152.4mm, max 305 mm (A4)
Spine Thickness
Narrow(10-125sheets), Medium(10-250sheets), Wide(10-350sheets),
Binding capacity
up to 350 A4 80 gsm sheets
Binding Time
13-20 seconds
Warm-up Time
less than 3 minutes