Looking to purchase GBR 420 and 438 Accumulator / Feeder / Folders

Symco Group is in the market to purchase GBR 420 and GBR 438 Smart Accumulator / Feeder / Folders.

If you have one or more for sale, please contact Symco Group at 800-878-8002 or email info@symcogroup.com. When emailing, please send pictures of units you have available.

GBR 420T Smart Feeder Folder

GBR 420T Smart Feeder Folder

The GBR 420T Smart Feeder/Folder, the premier folder of the mail industry, with installations worldwide, offers an economical and versatile solution to personalizing and inserting mail.

At a speed of up to 30,000 documents per hour, the 420T reads a wide variety of optical codes to accurately assembly 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 420T is the premier intelligent folder for the mailing industry.

The 420T can also operate off-line by simply purchasing the off-line conveyor option.

  • 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 shut down
  • Dual metering with postal weight calculation and divert
  • Operates off-line with conveyor option
  • Cut-sheet or optional continuous form feed

Specifications:

  • Speed:
    • Up to 30,000 documents per hour
  • Paper Supply:
    • Min / Max. Paper Size:
      • 7″ W x 7″ L
      • 8 1/2″ W x 11″ L
      • 8 1/2″ W x 14″ L
      • Optional: 11″ x 8 1/2″
    • Paper Weight:
      • 20-24 lb bond
      • Inquire for heavier weights
    • Paper Capacity:
      • 2,000 sheets
      • Optional: 6,500 sheets
    • Fold Types:
      • “C”
      • “Z”
      • “V”
      • Double “V”
  • Power Source:
    • 110 Volts, Single Phase, 60 Hz, 15 amp.
    • 220 Volts, Single Phase, 50 or 60 Hz, 10 amp (optional)
  • System Dimensions:
    • 120″ L x 26″ W x 52″ H
  • System Weight:
    • Approximately 400 lbs
  • Read Systems:
    • Line Code Read Systems (OMR)
    • 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 five pages for a letter fold or seven pages for a half fold.
    • Ultrasonic double detect, non-read, fixed count operation
    • Intelligent error display including mis-feed and jam detection
    • Counter modes: Total Count, Batch Count, Re-settable Count
    • Optional – Output conveyors
      • Shingling output conveyor/stacker
      • Transfer conveyor interface to gripper arm
      • Open feed station

GBR 438 Smart Feeder / Folder

GBR 438 Smart Feeder Folder

The 438 Smart Feeder/Folder is the highest quality intelligent feeder/folder system in the mail industry. Utilizing a heavy-duty folder with polyurethane/steel rollers, the 438 is designed for maximum productivity, 24-hour, seven day a week production.

The advanced touch screen adds the feature of operator programmable BCR multiple job set-up and recall. At a speed of up to 30,000 documents per hour, the 438 reads a wide variety of optical codes to accurately assemble documents into address-matched sets, up to eight pages for a letter fold and twelve 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 postage weight calculation and divert, envelope suppression and sequential start-up and shut down, the 438 can convert a standard inserter into an intelligent system. The 438 also operates off-line by simply purchasing the off-line conveyor option.

The 438 Smart Feeder/Folder is the highest quality intelligent feeder/folder system in the mail industry. Utilizing a heavy-duty folder with polyurethane/steel rollers, the 438 is designed for maximum productivity, 24-hour, seven day a week production.

With the added features of up to twelve stations of intelligent selection, dual metering with postage weight calculation and divert, envelope suppression and sequential start-up and shut down, the 438 can convert a standard inserter into an intelligent system. The 438 also operates off-line by simply purchasing the off-line conveyor option.

  • Designed for maximum productivity, 24-hour, seven day a week mail production
  • High folding capacity, up to eight pages for a letter fold, twelve 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
  • Envelope suppression and sequential start-up and shut down
  • Dual metering with postal weight calculation and divert
  • Cut-sheet or optional continuous form feed

Specifications:

  • Speed:
    • Up to 30,000 documents per hour
  • Paper Supply:
    • Min / Max. Paper Size:
      • 8 1/2″ W x 11″ L / A4 / 8 1/2″ W x 14″ L
      • Optional: 11″ x 8 1/2″
    • Paper Weight:
      • 20-24 lb bond
      • Inquire for heavier weights
    • Paper Capacity:
      • 2,000 sheets
      • Optional: 6,500 sheets
    • Fold Types:
      • “C”
      • “Z”
      • “V”
      • Double “V”
  • Power Source:
    • 220 Volts, Single Phase with a neutral
    • 208 Volts, Three Phase with a neutral
  • System Dimensions:
    • 106″ L x 26″ W x 58″ H
  • System Weight:
    • Approximately 725 lbs
  • Read Systems:
    • Line Code Read Systems (OMR)
    • Industry Standard Barcodes: 3 of 9, 128, and 2 of 5 interleaved
    • 2-D Barcode – DataMatrix
    • OCR/2-D Barcode
  • Other Features:
    • Optional – Bulk loader feeding capacity by 6,500 sheets
    • Accumulation station for up to 8 pages letter fold, 12 pages half fold.
    • Ultrasonic double detect, non-read, fixed count operation
    • Intelligent error display including mis-feed and jam detection
    • Counter modes: Total Count, Batch Count, Re-settable Count
    • Optional – Output conveyors
      • Shingling output conveyor/stacker
      • Transfer conveyor interface to gripper arm
      • Open feed station

 

 

 

 

Pitney Bowes Flowmaster RS Flex 10×13 with 6 Enclosures For Sale – Pictures Included

A Symco Group customer has a Pitney Bowes Flowmaster FLCE 10×13 inserter with six stations for sale immediately.

If you are interested in purchasing this system, please contact Symco Group at 800-878-8002 or email us at info@symcogroup.com

Overview of System that is available:

  • Paper feeder
  • Folder
  • Inserter
  • (2) divert stations
  • (3) MCS Perfect Match cameras in the pocket area
  • (1) MCS Perfect Match camera in the paper feeding area
  • Envelope turnover station
  • Name match ink jet system with high power heat lamp
  • Conveyor.

The cameras are MCS Perfect Match and can read Data Matrix 2D barcodes as well as OCR sequence numbers. Machine was purchased 4-5 years ago and is in excellent condition.

Pictures

Overview of Pitney Bowes Flowmaster 10×13:

 

PFE / Neopost Maximailer Intelligent Folder / Inserter For Sale

Symco Group has a client who is looking to sell their PFE / Neopost Maximailer. Immediately available.

If you are interested in purchasing this product or would like additional information, please contact Symco Group at 800-878-8002 or info@symcogroup.com.

PFE - Neopost Maximailer - Customer Photo (Actual Customer Photo)

Maximailer Product Overview

Folders

PFE - Neopost Maximailer Tower Folder

The powerful and versatile three plate folder is capable of producing all fold types for documents with virtually any address position. All folds are set automatically when a job is programmed. It is available with either 1 or 3 hoppers providing cascade capability and a maximum capacity of 1,000 sheets.

With the addition of the collate station and OMR, the intelligent Maximailer can accumulate up to 8 page documents before folding and adding required inserts. All models have a hand-feed option allowing pre-collated sets to be folded and inserted.

Insert Feeders

PFE - Neopost Maximailer Single Feeder

Our high capacity insert feeder holds up to 300 mail pieces and features a unique separator that can easily cope with a wide variety of inserts from a single 16lbs document up to a 4mm thick booklet. The hoppers may be loaded during running in order to maximize efficiency.

PFE - Neopost Maximailer Tower Feeder

Document Security

Each individual hopper on the Maximailer is equipped with an infra-red electronic double document detection system. This accurately measures both the thickness and length of each document, ensuring the integrity of your mailings.

Technical Specifications:

  • 1-9 stations (6 feeders & 3 sheet feeders)
  • Daily Post’ function for hand feed items
  • Handles stationery from 16lbs to 1/6” thick booklets
  • Collated packs up to 1⁄4” thick
  • Fully automatic fold and envelope settings
  • 20 User programmable job memories
  • Cycles at up to 4,500 filled envelopes per hour

Inserting Head:

  • Envelope Size:
    • Depth: 31/2” – 61/2”
    • Width: 6” – 103/8”
  • Insert Pack Thickness: 1/4”
  • Envelope hopper capacity: Up to 400 envelopes

Insert Feeder:

  • Material Size:
    • Depth: 3” – 6”
    • Width: 51/2” – 91/2”
    • Minimum Weight: Single sheet – 16lbs
    • Maximum Thickness: 1/6”
    • Hopper capacity: Up to 300 BREs

Folder:

  • Material Size:
    • Depth: 51/2” – 16”
    • Width: 51/2” – 9”
    • Weight: 16lbs – 32lbs single sheet
  • Up to 8 sheets 20lbs prior to folding
  • Hopper capacity: Up to 500 sheets

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

Neopost formax

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.

IMConnect (Intelmail) Input Channels for Swing Arm Inserters…

Symco Group is an authorized reseller for the complete line of IMConnect (formerly Intelmail) solutions. These solutions include customized inserting solutions, input channels, card mailing systems, stand alone mail solutions and software solutions dedicated to the mailing industry.

Interested in adding an input module to your swing arm inserter? How about intelligence and reporting? If you want to upgrade your existing equipment or add additional capacity to your operations, contact Symco Group today at info@symcogroup.com or 800-878-8002.

IMConnect Input Channel Overview:

A-series (Accumulators)

A Input Channel

The A Feeder is specially designed to be used as a unit or in a stand-alone full system configuration linked on-line with other Feeders and inserters, for any complex mailing application requiring flat sheet processing. The A Feeder is driven and controlled by the IM Connect real-time operating system software and is capable of reading and feeding cut sheet A4 (8 1/2 x 11 inch) forms at the rate of 80,000+ per hour, processing via OMR/Barcode or by direct link to data base.

Typical applications:

  • Use on-line with suitable inserter to feed and accumulate sets of up to 30 sheets, ready for inserting into envelopes.
  • Use off-line to match and count pages in large multiple sets for hand insertion (with sub-set facility) or with an optional drop-stacker for larger volumes.

Specifications:

  • Feed & Read Rate
    • 80,000+ A4 (8 1/2 x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes – min.
    • 90 x 180 mm (3 1/2 x 7 inch)
  • Form Sizes – max.
    • 210 x 300 mm (8 1/4 x 11 3/4 inch)
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16 – 55lb)
  • Dimensions
    • L – 790 x W – 510 x H – 1,040 mm
  • Power Requirement
    • 220 – 250 volts, 50 – 60 Hz single phase
  • Power Consumption max.
    • 0.60 Kw
  • Heat Emission max.
    • 170 J/s
  • Sound Level (with covers)
    • 75 dB
  • Weight
    • 80 Kg

MODEL AA

AA Input Channel

The Input Channel AA is a high speed Feeder Double Accumulator that can feed and read flat or half-folded sheets / coupons at speed of over 400 MPM (80,000 A4) print forms per hour. This modular mobile unit, operating stand-alone or integrated into a system, can feed, read and accumulate variable multiple sets of 1-15 flat sheets in cut sheet and/or continuous forms.

Typical applications:

  • This Input Channel is most suitable for applications requiring continuous high multi sheet sets processing.

Specifications:

  • Feed & Read
    • 70,000+ A4 (8 1⁄2 x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Rate Form Sizes min.
    • 145 x 180 mm (5 1⁄2 x 7 inch)*
  • Form Sizes max.
    • 300x 300mm(113⁄4x 113⁄4inch)*
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16-55 lb)
  • Power Requirement
    • 220 – 250 volts, 50/60 Hz single phase max.
  • Power Consumption
    • 0.60 Kw
max.
  • Heat Emission
    • 170 J/s
  • Sound Level
    • 75 dB
  • Weight
    • 140 Kg (~310)
  • Dimensions
    • L: 1,650 mm (65 inch) W: 530 mm (21 inch) H: 1,200 mm (47 inch)

MODEL AMi

AMI Input Channel

AM – Accumulator Mountable The AM Feeder is designed to be mounted over the infeed track of a plastic wrapping machine or finishing machine, such as a binder or collator. Multiple page sets up to 25 pages can be accumulated and fed into the work stream. The IM Connect system operating software provides control of the wrapping or finishing machine, and ensures that all documents are in order and accounted for.

Options can enable insert selection, diverting etc. The AM Feeder can be moved from machine to machine, if the machines are suitably prepared.

Typical applications

  • Use to feed address sheet onto product to be wrapped or add on-sert material to the pack.
  • Use to include variable or fixed count personalised document sets or material to each pack.

Machine Standard Features

Two-plate folding head; Half-fold, letter-fold, Z-fold & no fold; Self adjusting folder roller; Accumulation before folding; Letter and Z-fold: set of 1-8 sheets; Half-fold: set of 1-12 sheets; Double sheet detection; Easy adjustment for form size; Non-contact belts for smear free processing; Mobile, plug in feeder; Built-in Panel PC with touch screen monitor

Specifications

  • Feed & Read Rate
    • 80,000+ A4 (8 1/2 x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes min.
    • 90 x 180 mm (3 1/2 x7 inch)
  • Form Sizes – max.
    • 210 x 300 mm (8 1/4 x 11 3/4 inch)
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 to 200 gsm (16 to 55 lb)
  • Power Requirement
    • 220 – 250 volts, 50 – 60 Hz, single phase
  • Power Consumption max.
    • 0.60 Kw Heat
  • Emission – max.
    • 170 J/s Sound Level (with covers) 75 dB
  • Dimensions
    • L – 790 x W – 510 x H – 450 mm
  • Weight
    • 90 Kg

MODEL VAF

VAF Standard Channel

The VAF Feeder is specially designed to be used as a unit or in a stand-alone full system configuration linked on-line with other Feeders and inserters, to process any complex mailing application. The VAF Feeder is driven and controlled by the IM Connect real-time operating system software and is capable of reading and feeding cut A4 (8 1/2 x 11 inch) sheet forms at the rate of 80,000+ per hour, processing via OMR/Barcode or by direct link to data base.

Typical applications

  • Use on-line with inserter to feed & fold sets and envelope each set with selected inserts matched or unmatched.
  • Use on-line with inserter and a 1-up or 2-up continuous forms attachment to convert continuous forms into cut sheet and process as above.
  • Use off-line.

Specifications

  • Feed & Read Rate
    • 80,000+ A4 (8 1/2 x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes – min.
    • 145 x 180 mm (5 5/8 x 7 inch)
  • Form Sizes – max.
    • 300 x 420 mm (11 5/8 x 16 1/2 inch)
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16 – 55lb)
  • Letter folded
    • sets up to 8 pages 85 gsm (22lb)
  • Half folded
    • sets up to 12 pages 85 gsm (22lb)
  • Power Requirements
    • 220 -250 volts, 50 – 60 Hz single phase
  • Power Consumption – max.
    • 0.84 Kw
  • Heat Emission – max.
    • 500 J/S Sound Level (with covers) 85 dB
  • Dimensions
    • L – 1,480 x W – 510 x H – 1,145 mm
  • Weight
    • 180 Kg

VAF Pro

VAF Pro Channel

VAF Pro Input Channel is the fastest Variable Document Feeder Accumulator Folder that can operate stand-alone or be integrated as part of a system configuration with other intelligent or non-intelligent machines for processing all types of mailing application. This machine is controlled by real-time operating software with Windows based interface, capable of feeding 400 m/min, over 75,000 A4 Portrait sheets per hour by reading OMR/BCR/OCR codes as well as with a direct link to database.

VAF Pro is supplied either with a 2-plate or 4-plate* folding head for processing sets of 1- 8 sheets letter (third) fold or 1-12 sheets half fold.
VAF Pro can be configured on the field to read all types of industry codes.
 VAF Pro is capable of generating reconciliation reports for every job processed.

Typical applications

  • Use on-line with inserter to feed & fold sets and envelope each set with selected inserts matched or unmatched.
  • Use on-line with inserter and a 1-up or 2-up continuous forms attachment to convert continuous forms into cut sheet and process as above.
  • Use off-line.

Specifications:

  • Feed & Read Rate
    • 
75,000+ A4 (8 1⁄2 x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes min.
    • 145 x 180 mm (5 5/8 x 7 inch)*
  • Form Sizes max.
    • 300 x 420 mm (11 3⁄4 x 16 1⁄2 inch)*
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16-55 lb)
  • Letter folded
    • sets up to 8 sheets 85 gsm
  • Half folded
    • sets
 up to 16 sheets 85 gsm
  • Power Requirement
    • 220 – 250 volts, 50/60 Hz single phase
  • Power Consumption
    • max. 0.84 Kw
  • Heat Emission
 max
    • 500 J/s
  • Sound Level (without covers)
    • 78 dB
  • Weight
    • 210 Kg (~463 lb)
  • Dimensions
    • L: 1,550 mm (61 inch) W: 510 mm (20 inch) H: 1,145 mm (45 inch)

MODEL DAF

DAF Input Channel

The DAF Feeder is specially designed to be used as a stand alone unit or in a full system configuration linked on-line with other Feeders and inserters, to process any complex mailing application. The DAF Feeder is driven and controlled by the IM Connect real-time operating software and is capable of reading and feeding two streams of pages simultaneously at the rate of 80,000 + pages per hour, processing via OMR or barcode or by direct link to data base.

Typical applications

  • Use on-line with inserter to feed, match, merge and fold multiple forms from the top and bottom feeder, before feeding the folded sets into a suitable inserter or conveyor, eg 2 page letter and order form.
  • Use in-line with inserter and continuous forms separator, to feed two streams of statement pages, one stream of continuous follower pages printed on plain paper and one stream of cut sheet colour printed and perforated statement header pages, matching and merging the two streams into variable multiple page sets, before folding the pages together.

Specifications

  • Feed & Read Rate
    • 80,000+ A4 (8 1/2” x 11 inch) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes min.
    • 145 x 180 mm (5 5/8 x 7 inch)
  • Form Sizes max.
    • 300 x 420 mm (11 3/4 x 16 1/2 inch)
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16 – 55lb)
  • Letter folded
    • sets up to 8 pages 85 gsm (22lb)
  • Half folded
    • sets up to 12 pages 85 gsm (22lb)
  • Power Requirements
    • 220 – 250 volts, 50 – 60 Hz single phase
  • Power Consumption max.
    • 0.96 Kw
  • Heat Emission – max.
    • 750 J/s
  • Sound Level (with covers)
    • 85 dB Dimensions L -2200 x W -510 x H -1450mm
  • Weight
    • 260 Kg

MODEL XF

IMConnect XF Crossover Input Channel

The Model XF Folder is designed to work inline with a suitably prepared inserting machine and inTelmail sheet feeder mounted at right angles. It can be used to reduce the size of a large document down to suit the carrier envelope size, both in width and depth. Typically it will accept a vertically folded document from a Model VAF feeder/folder, then fold this horizontally before feeding it into the inserting machine.

Use with inserter and Model VAF feeder/folder to feed and fold A3 size forms down to fit into DL size envelopes

Typical Applications

Use one or two inline at the output end of a printer or burster etc to fold forms as they exit the machine Use as a stand alone folder with any IM Connect feeder and conveyor

Specifications

  • Feed Rate
    • 30,000+ A4 (8 1/2 x 11 “) sheets p.h.
  • Form Sizes – min.
    • 145 x 180 mm (5 5/8 x 7 “)
  • Form Sizes – max.
    • 300 x 420 mm (11 5/8 x 16 1/2 “)
  • Paper Weights
    • 60 – 200 gsm (16 – 55lb)
  • Fold Unit
    • Types of fold Half fold, Letter fold, Z-fold
  • Letter folded sets
    • up to 4 pages
  • Half folded sets
    • up to 6 pages
  • Power Requirements
    • 220-250 volts, 50 – 60 Hz single phase
  • Power Consumption – max.
    • 0.30 Kw
  • Heat Emission – max.
    • 200 J/S
  • Sound Level
    • 80 dB
  • Dimensions
    • L – 1,450 x W – 510 x H – 1,150 mm
  • Weight
    • 145 Kg