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Awesome production performance by the KOLBUS KM 600 perfect binder line


W&G Baird, one of the biggest print and finishing companies in Northern Ireland, who supply products to the UK and Ireland, generated with their KOLBUS KM 600 line an impressive machine utilization of 95%. This figure was achieved by a running speed of 8,000 cycles and an average net output of 7,600 copies per hour. The product dimensions included a trim size of 225 x 210 mm and an extent of 52 pages per product. Thus, one job with a quantity of 300,000 copies has taken only 40 hours inclusive the required changeover time. The production result is amazing and has generated a new record for the customer. W&G Baird has shown how to create a perfect bound production ideally. Patrick Moffett, Managing Director of W&G Baird, and Robert Flather, Managing Director of KOLBUS UK Ltd., captured this success in the picture on the left.