Machines

Fastbind Machines


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» Which binding method should I use?
» Which case maker should I choose?
» What other machines should I consider?

Fastbind manufactures the most innovative well designed machines and supplies in the on-demand and short run market today! Fastbind, your choice for making on-demand soft and hard cover books personalized hard covers, ring binders, cases and much more!


How to select your binder

Hot Melt Perfect Binding


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Fastbind Perfect Binding machines offer the greatest amount of versatility and are generally used in print shops and copyshops where there is a need for flexibility in terms of size, thickness and product types. Fastbind Hotmelt glue binders offer the widest range of book thickness (up to 50 mm / 1.9") and are the only perfect binders in the market that can produce hard and soft cover books, strip-back books and tear-off pads.

Compatible with double-sided printing.

  • Supports any format from miniature to A3/Ledger Portrait and up to 50 mm / 1.97" thick.
  • You can use a Fastbind Casematic or Case Express case maker to make custom printed hard covers, on demand!
  • Fastbind's unique paper grain roughening process enables you to use coated stock and other hard to bind papers!

Best all around versatile binding solution!

BooXTer Binding


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Simply the best binding for photo books, Fastbind's BooXTer series of binders use linear side stitch/staples to ensure 100% binding strength, no matter the paper. It even works with non-paper materials. Bind your photo books professionally with the knowledge that your book will ever come apart!

Compatible with double-sided printing.

  • Supports any format from miniature to A3 Portrait and books up to 10 mm / 0.39" thick (and up to 20 mm / 0.79") with BooXTer Zero Max).
  • Pre-made hard and soft covers are available in different sizes, colors and formats using 8 mm / 0.31" spine thickness.
  • BooXTer binders bind just about any paper, any coating, grain or texture, including plastic insert and photo pouches!
  • You can add Fastbind's Case Express or Casematic Case maker to make custom printed hard covers, on demand!

Best Photo book binding solution!

FotoMount Binding


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Fastbind FotoMount Binding are used for making high end photo lay flat mounted albums, and are often found in professional photo labs and studios.

Compatible with single-sided printing.

  • FotoMount uses a singles side continuous spread print of any paper you choose, with no center break and both thin (200 mic) and thick (850 mic) formats are available in all sizes.
  • Supports any book format from miniature to 46 x 46 cm (18 x 18") and up to 80 mm / 3.14" thick, including all popular sizes like 11 x 8.5, 10 x 10, 12 x 12, 11 x 14 up to 18 x 18 !
  • Ready-made covers include hard covers in 30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8") with 33-52 cm (12.9 x 20.47") spine.
  • Both pre-made covers sizes of 30 x 30 cm (11.8 x 11.8") with 33-52 cm (12.9 x 20.47") spine and custom made covers of any size made on the Fastbind Casematic or Case Express series case maker can be used.

Best Premium Album binding solution!

 

How to select your Case Maker

Casematic Series


Hardback books, slip cases, CD cases, ring binders and supplies

The Fastbind Casematic family of case makers give you ultimate control over the size, thickness and materials you want to use to make any hard cover imaginable!

The Casematic family includes versatile multi-purpose case making machines that make it easy to create custom hard covers for books, ring binders, diploma holders, restaurant menus, clip boards, as well as slip cases for luxury books and cases for CD or DVDs, and much more. You produce high quality cases and covers in any format and thickness. There is no adjustments and no production stops between works, whatever the size, from miniature to oversized covers.

 
 

Creasers


Creased soft covers, cards, invitations and photo paper

A strong, precise crease is the foundation for a quality product. Fastbind’s creasing machines allow you to crease your jobs easily and accurately, without expensive set-up time and tooling required.

Fastbind offers affordable creasers to score cardssoft covers and more. We have also designed a specialized photo creaser for difficult paper types commonly used for high quality photographic prints. Combined with Fastbind FotoMount Binders, Fastbind creasers give you a perfect crease, on-demand!

 

Other finishing machines


Fastbind Presso Thermal Press Groove maker

Fastbind has developed specialized machines designed to improve your finishing, depending on your needs!

The Fastbind Presso™ creates high-quality grooves (gaps between the spine and the front/back boards in hard covers) in hard cover books, giving the books an elegant traditional and professional look. The Presso™ is a thermal press designed to enhance grooves quickly and easily.

Fastbind can also provide, upon request, assistance with full solutions, including roll laminators, small guillotines and other supporting products.