Commercial Binding Machine: Akiles Versamac Series Review
Feb14

Commercial Binding Machine: Akiles Versamac Series Review

If you are doing high volume document preparation, a commercial binding machine is what you should consider getting. Or, maybe you have purchased several binding machines over the years to do coil, comb, or wire. You are finding they no longer suit your needs because they can not keep up with the demand. If this is the case, it is time to upgrade to a commercial binding punch machine like the Akiles Versamac. What makes a commercial...

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Accessories for your Rhin-O-Tuff binding machine
Feb03

Accessories for your Rhin-O-Tuff binding machine

Rhin-O-Tuff binding machines are great machines for any print shop that wants to offer book binding services to customers. It is the binding machine for all the Fedex Kinkos around the country. It has other capabilities that most people don’t even know about besides punching paper. There are many accessories you can purchase to maximize your binding punch machine. Let’s take a look at a few of them that may be of interest. Rhin-o-Tuff...

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Akiles Versamac Commercial Binding Machine
Dec14

Akiles Versamac Commercial Binding Machine

If you are doing a lot of binding for clients, the only kind of machine you should have is a commercial punch machine that can handle an interchangeable die system. The versatile machines handle any punch you need including coil, wire, comb, or Velo binding.   Akiles Versmac falls into this category. It is a robust punch machine that can handle any kind of punch binding you need to get done. There are 2 Versamac machines...

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What Is Your Breakeven On a Binding Machine?
Oct14

What Is Your Breakeven On a Binding Machine?

Sometimes it is tough to decide, should I bring my bookbinding in-house our outsource it to another shop? Picking the right binding machine is only half the problem. Figuring out what it all costs is another. So, If you were to buy a Rhin-O-Tuff OD4012 binding machine, what would it cost? And, how long would it take to get your money back? Let’s do the math. Question 1: How many booklets will you do in a month? Let’s say 80 Question...

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Rhin-O-Tuff Punch Dies: You Can Punch for Anything
Oct07

Rhin-O-Tuff Punch Dies: You Can Punch for Anything

Rhin-O-Tuff, maker of some of the best binding machines in the industry are some of the versatile machines you can buy. If you invest in their punch dies, they are pretty much interchangeable with most of their machines. There are some dies that are specific to a particular machine, but the standard punches like coil, comb or wire can be used across all machines including their OD and HD line of Onyx machines. So what kinds of...

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Rhin-O-Tuff Punch Die Buying Guide
Jun10

Rhin-O-Tuff Punch Die Buying Guide

If you are a print shop or a UPS Store that wants to offer printing and binding services to your customers, you are going to need the right Commercial Punch Binding Machine. The one you will need should have interchangeable punch dies to accommodate any type of bind your customers may need. Made in America Rhin-O-Tuff is a good bet for you. It is an American made machine that has the only 3-year warranty while most other manufacturers...

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