Symco Group client has Bell and Howell Mailstar 400 and PF300 (GBR 420) for immediate sale

Symco Group has an enduser client who wants to sell a Bell and Howell Mailstar MS400 with Bell and Howell PF300 (GBR 420) feeder. The inserter has six pocket insert stations and a turnover. It has approximately 5,800 usage hours and has received consistent preventative maintenance since purchased by enduser client.

For more information or to purchase the Bell and Howell Mailstar MS400 and PF300 feeder or to purchase the PF300 (GBR 420) alone, please contact Symco Group at 800-878-8002 or email us at info@symcogroup.com.

Bell and Howell MS400 Features and Benefits:

  • The centralized control panel with error detection indicators simplifies operator setup and shortens recovery procedures.
  • Easily adjustable guides make job setup and changeover quick and simple.
  • Vacuum system provides more accurate paper handling, reducing operator intervention
  • Add four and six station trailer modules – up to a total of 18 stations, as your number of inserts increase.
  • Add an electronic Automated In-line Mailing (AIM) system to accumulate personalized multiple-page documents.
  • Wide range of available adjustments on the insert and envelope hoppers, and on the track supports a variety of material sizes.
  • Adjustable speed control allows operator to increase or decrease speed for the most efficient handling of a given application.
  • Options such as vacuum- or knife-style envelope flap opener, elevator or shuttle-feed envelope hopper increase system capabilities.

Bell and Howell MS 400 Specifications:

  • Cycling Speed Stations:
    • Up to 10,000 per hour
  • Stations:
    • Up to 18 stations (in four and six-station modules)
  • Envelopes:
    • Maximum Size – 9 1/2″ x 6 1/4″ (241mm x 159mm)
    • Minimum Size – 6″ x 3 1/4″ (152mm x 830mm)
    • Flap Depth – 1″ x 1 3/4″ (25mm x 44mm)
  • Inserts:
    • Maximum Size – 9″ x 6″ (229mm x 152mm)
    • Minimum Size – 5 1/2″ x 3″ (140mm x 76mm)
    • Paper Weight – 20 – 24 lbs (75 to 90g/m2)
  • Maximum accumulated thickness:
    • Stacker or Turnover Option – 3/8″ (10mm)
    • Meter or Conveyor Delivery Option – 1/2″ (13mm)
  • Power:
    • 208/240Vac, 30Amp, Single Phase, 50 or 60hz, 4 Wire
  • Temperature:
    • 64 to 90 degrees F, 18 to 32 degrees C
  • Humidity:
    • 40% to 60% (non-condensing)
  • Dimensions:
    • Width – 34″ x Height 46″ x Length (4 station – 80″ or 6 station – 100″)

PF300 (GBR 420T) Overview:

As a speed of up to 30,000 documents per hour, the PF300 (GBR 420T) reads a wide variety of optional codes to accurately assemble documents into address-matched sets, up to five for a letter fold and seven pages for a half fold. The address matched sets are then folded for inserting directly into the gripper arm or open feed station of an inserter. With the added features of up to twelve stations of intelligent selection, dual metering with postal weight calculation and divert, envelope suppression and sequential start-up and shut down, it is easy to see why the PF300 (GBR 420T) is the premier intelligent folder for the mail industry. The PF300 (GBR 420T) can also operate off-line by simply purchasing the off-line conveyor option.

PF300 (GBR 420T) Features and Benefits:

  • High folding capacity, up to five pages for a letter fold, seven pages for a half fold
  • Advanced touch screen for BCR multiple job set-up and recall
  • Up to 30,000 documents per hour
  • Runs on-line with conventional, non-intelligent inserters
  • Up to twelve intelligent station selection
  • Intelligent read systems (OMR, 3 of 9, 128 and 2 of 5 interleaved barcodes)
  • Envelope suppression and sequential start-up and divert
  • Operates off-line with conveyor option
  • Cut-sheet or optional continuous form feed

PF300 Specifications:

  • Speed: Up to 30,000 documents per hour
  • Paper Sizes: 7″ x 7″ minimum; 8 1/2″ x 11″; 8 1/2″ x 14″; 11″ x 8 1/2″ (optional)
  • Paper Weight: 20-24 lb. bond
  • Fold Types: “C”, “Z”, “V” and Double “V”
  • Power Source: 110v single phase, 60z, 15amp; 220v single phase, 50/60hz, 10amp optional
  • Dimensions: 120″ L x 26″ W x 52″ H
  • Weight: approximately 400 lbs
  • Read Systems:
    • OMR Line Code Read System
    • Industry standard barcodes: 3 of 9, 128 and 2 of 5 interleaved
    • 2-D barcode – DataMatrix; OCR/2-D barcode
  • Other features:
    • Large capacity top-loading, bottom feeder (approximately 1,500 sheets) and optional BSA 5000 bulk loader increases loading capacity to approximately 6,500 sheets
    • Four plate folder with accumulation station for up to 5 pages for a letter fold or 7 pages for a half fold
    • Ultrasonic double detect and non-read fixed count operation
    • Intelligent error display including misfeed and jam detection
    • Counter modes: total count, batch count, resettable count
    • Output conveyor options:
      • Shingling output conveyor / stacker
      • Intelligent transfer conveyor interface to gripper arm or open feed station of inserter

Formax Inserter Spotlight

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Format (Neopost) Inserters automate the tedious task of folding and inserting documents into envelopes. Leading-edge technology provides a flexible, dependable, cost-effective solution for your organization’s document and mail flow. Programmable jobs, color touchscreen displays, AutoSet one-touch setup, and optional OMR and BCR are all part of the user-friendly interface.

Contact Symco Group today to purchase or learn more about Formax/Neopost Mail Inserters at 800-878-8002 or info@symcogroup.com.

Inserters – Desktops

Neopost DS-35 and Formax FD 6102

  • FD6102 (Neopost DS-35) Low-Volume Desktop Inserter
    • Feeders: Up to 100 sheets each (20#)
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 100 envelopes
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 1,360 pieces per hour
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 5,000 per month
    • Features: 2 fully-automatic sheet feeders, 1 automatic insert/BRE feeder, fully automatic adjustments, color touchscreen display, 14″ sheet capacity, 15 programmable jobs, resettable jobs, resettable and non-resettable counters, seal and non-seal capabilities, double document detection, adjustable catch tray for #10 and 9.5″ envelopes

Neopost DS-63 and Formax 6204

  • 6204 (Neopost DS-63) Low-Volume Desktop Inserter
    • Feeders: Up to 325 sheets each or approximately 45 BRE’s
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 2,200 pieces per hour
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 15,000 per month
    • Features: Available in 4 configurations, color touchscreen display with job wizard set-up guides, AutoSet one-touch set-up, 15 programmable jobs, daily mail station, seal / non-seal and fold-only capabilities, resettable and non-resettable counters, folds / inserts up to 5 sheets
    • Options: OMR up to 5 sheets (FD 6204-Adv 2 only), front/rear side exit tray, short feed trays, cabinet, 402 series jogger

Neopost DS-65 and Formax 6206

  • 6206 (Neopost DS-65) Low-Volume Desktop Inserter
    • Feeders: Up to 250 sheets each
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 250 envelopes, top-loading
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 2,400 pieces per hour
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 20,000 pieces per month
    • Features: Available in 4 configuration, color touchscreen, 20 programmable jobs, AutoSet one-touch set-up, vertical output stacker, folds/inserters up to 8 sheets, semi-automatic document feeder, BRE feeder holds up to 250 BRE’s or 700 inserts, automatic water level detection, energy-saving standby mode, seal/non-seal and fold-only capabilities
    • Options: OMR, BCR, Cabinet, 402 series jogger

Neopost DS-75 and Formax 6304

  • 6304 (Neopost DS-75) Mid-Volume Desktop Inserters
    • Feeders: Up to 325 sheets each or approximately 45 BREs
    • High-Capacity Feeder: Up to 725 sheets, 20# bond
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 325 envelopes, top loading
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 3,600 pieces per hour
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 40,000 pieces per month
    • Vertical Output Stacker: Up to 500 filled envelopes, reverse stacking output
    • Features: Available in 5 configurations, fully-automatic adjustments, color touchscreen control panel, high-capacity vertical stacker, 25 programmable jobs, AutoSet one-touch set-up, folds/inserts up to 10 sheets (half-fold) or up to 8 sheets (trifold), daily mail station, seal/non-seal and fold-only capabilities, resettable and non-resettable counters
    • Options: Production feeder, Advanced OMR and BCR, short feed trays, side exit tray, 402 series jogger

Neopost DS-85 and Formax 6404

  • 6404 (Neopost DS-85) Mid/High-Volume Modular Desktop Inserters
    • Feeders: Up to 325 sheets each or approximately 45 BRE’s
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 325 envelopes, top loading
    • Vertical Output Stacker: Up to 500 filled envelopes, reverse stacking output
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 4,000 pieces per hour, #10 envelopes
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 60,000 per month
    • Features: Available in 10 configurations from 2 to 6 feeders, high-capacity reverse-output vertical stacker, color touchscreen control panel, AutoSet one-touch set-up, 25 programmable jobs, cascade mode, daily mail station, resettable and non-resettable counters, seal/non-seal and fold-only capabilities, folds/inserts up to 10 sheets at once, capable of inserting top/middle/bottom-address documents into top-flap envelopes, water level alert
    • Options: High-capacity document feeder for up to 725 sheets, 1 or 2 production feeders, BCR and OMR, side exit tray, short feed trays, cabinet, 402 series jogger

Inserters – Mid / High Volume

Neopost DS-160 and Formax 6606

  • 6606 (Neopost DS-160) Mid/High Volume Modular Desktop Inserters
    • Feeders: Up to 325 sheets each or approximately 45 BRE’s
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 500 envelopes, top loading
    • Vertical Output Stacker: Up to 500 filled envelopes, reverse stacking output
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 4,300 pieces per hour, #10 envelopes
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 80,000 per month
    • Features: 2 to 7 feeders, adjustable 10.4″ graphical color touchscreen, 50 programmable jobs, vertical output stacker, paper/envelope presence sensors, 725 sheet high-capacity feeder, cascade mode, daily mail mode, AutoSet one-touch set-up, seal/non-seal / fold only, handles envelopes up to 6.4″ H x 9.8″ W, folds up to 10 sheets, inserts top/middle/bottom address documents, full-page code scanning
    • Options: 1 or 2 production feeders, side exit tray for up to 500 filled envelopes, thin booklet feeder for pre-folded documents and booklets, short feed trays, high-capacity envelope hopper, high-capacity output conveyor, various OMR, BCR and OCR options, cabinet, feeder add-ons, 402 series joggers

Neopost DS-160HP and Formax 7102

  • 7102 (Neopost DS-160HP) Series High-Volume Modular Inserter
    • Tower Feeder: Standard 1F: One 1,000 sheet feeder
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 2F: One 500 and one 1,000 sheet feeders
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 3: Three 500 sheet feeders
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 400
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 4,500 per hour (1 sheet, letter fold)
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 150,000 per month
    • Features: Modular design, 15″ color touchscreen, automatic job setup, unlimited programmable jobs, folds up to 8 sheets at once, accumulation / divert deck, high-capacity output conveyor, reads all code types, daily mail, custom cabinets, data logging software
    • Options: Insert feeders, intelligent feeders, feeder folders, BRE feeder, envelope catch tray, output sorter

Neopost DS-160HP and Formax 7102

  • 7102 XT (Neopost DS-160HP) Series High-Volume Modular Inserter
    • Tower Feeder: Standard 1F: One 1,000 sheet feeder
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 2F: One 500 and one 1,000 sheet feeders
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 3: Three 500 sheet feeders
    • Envelope Hopper: Up to 800
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 5,500 per hour (1 sheet, letter fold)
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 180,000 per month
    • Features: Modular design, 15″ color touchscreen, automatic job setup, unlimited programmable jobs, folds up to 8 sheets at once, accumulation / divert deck, high-capacity output conveyor, reads all code types, daily mail, custom cabinets, data logging software
    • Options: Insert feeders, intelligent feeders, feeder folders, BRE feeder, envelope catch tray, output sorter

Neopost DS-200 and Formax 7200

  • 7200 (Neopost DS-200) Series High-Volume Modular Inserter
    • Tower Feeder: Standard 1F: One 1,000 sheet flex feeder
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 2: Two 500 sheet flex feeders
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 2F: Two 1,000 sheet flex feeders
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 3F: Two 500 sheet flex feeders on top and one 1,000 sheet flex feeder on bottom
    • Sheet Capacity: Standard 4: Four 500-sheet flex feeders
    • Envelope Hopper: Top loading, up to 800 standard envelope or 500 flat envelope (landscape orientation)
    • Fixed Speed: Up to 4,800  per hour, #10 envelopes
    • Duty Cycle: Up to 200,000 per month
    • Features: Modular design from 1 to 11 feeders, 15″ color touchscreen interface, automatic job setup, inserts into flats (landscape orientation), unlimited programmable jobs, inserts sets of up to 50 sheets, folds up to 8 sheets at once, cascade mode, accumulation/divert deck, high-capacity output conveyor, reads all code types, air assist insertion, daily mail mode, custom cabinets
    • Options: High-capacity versatile feeders, intelligent feeders, various OMR and BCR options, data logging software, 402 series jogger

MailDoc Document Management Software

Formax Neopost MailDoc Document Management Software

Formax MailDoc is a powerful easy-to-use software suite that generates Optical Mark Recognition (OMR), 1D and 2D Barcode Recognition (BCR) marks directly on documents. This provides intelligent inserting of varying multi-page documents such as invoices and statements. MailDoc also allows you to fully utilize a Formax inserter equipped with OMR or BCR through enhanced security, target marketing with selective feeding and diverting of sets based on selected criteria. Two versions are available, Beginner and Professional. The optional Postal Module increases savings by running addresses through CASS, PAVE list management software using NCOA for list certification.