The company showcased its new DBMi Saddle System, which is the first in its class to produce letter landscape booklets, as well as its powerful, all-in-one digital colour finisher, the DC-745, at drupa.

The DBMi Saddle System is Duplos first heavy-duty, high volume collating and saddle stitching system and the first in its class to deliver the increasingly popular, letter landscape booklet. Designed to handle both traditional offset work as well as shorter-run digital jobs with equal ease and efficiency, the fully automated DBMi combines PC-based programming and intelligent feeding with scoring and folding technology of the highest quality to produce thicker, flatter books up to 4500 books an hour.

Its modular design enables users to add three-knife trimming capabilities with the optional DKT-200 Two-Knife Trimmer and gutter cutter, which can also process 2-up applications, boosting its production up to 9000 books an hour. Whatever your book production requirements are, the DBMi Saddle System delivers the automation and precision you need on demand.

-Heavy-duty, high volume collator and saddle stitcher produces thicker, flatter books
-Delivers letter landscape booklets with its unique ability to handle 24 length sheets
-60-second changeovers with PC Controller
-Standard Intelligent Multi-bin Function (IMBF) for custom feed jobs
-Optional three-knife trimming capabilities – processes 2-up applications up to 9,000 books an hour

DC-745 Slitter/Cutter/Creaser   

Taking the success of the popular DC-645 model to the next level, the DC-745 is the ideal companion for mid to high volume production digital printers. Offering greater speed, productivity, and versatility, the DC-745 not only processes jobs faster but also finishes a wider range of digitally-printed applications in a single pass.

Performing up to 10 slits, 20 cuts, and 15 creases all in one pass, this digital colour finisher eliminates white borders and toner cracking on fold lines, producing professionally finished documents in a matter of minutes. The DC-745 comes loaded with new features, including a higher feed capacity and a PC Controller for easy job setup, as well as offers a range of optional modules for scoring and perforating enabling users to go beyond basic finishing. Barcodes and registration marks are read at up to 40 sheets per minute. Now you can create innovative, full-bleed applications including business cards, brochures, greeting cards, postcards, and much more.

-Processes up to 50 sheets per minute
-Up to 10 slits, 20 cuts and 15 creases in a single pass
 -Handles paper up to 350 gsm
-Fully automated setup
-PC Controller software
-Elevator stacker and waste chopper
-Reads barcodes and registration marks up to 40 sheets per minute
-Optional scoring, slitting, and perforating modules for higher versatility

The company also showcased the FKS Printbind KB-4000 PUR, which raises the benchmark in perfect binding through its high productivity and cost efficiency. The compact PUR binder is the perfect solution for on-demand, high quality book making.