CutSheet Finishing Solutions

///CutSheet Finishing Solutions

CutSheet Finishing Solutions


  • Inline or nearline finishing solution
  • Modular capabilities to match user needs
  • Dynamic sheet-to-sheet variability
  • Many field upgradable options

Broad capabilities for flexible product offerings.

With the highly customizable Tecnau Finishing Solutions for high volume sheet fed presses, you may produce a wide array of applications to fulfill every printing need. For flexibility and investment protection, this product may also be moved in-line with certain sheet-fed digital printers, consult Tecnau for more information

  • Horizontal & vertical dynamic perforations for remittance stubs, coupons & tear-out pages

  • Dynamic cross scoring and vertical creasing for easy folding

  • Spiral coil bind or dynamic punching facilitate a variety of binding methods

  • Very short repeat lengths allow complex applications and maximum flexibility

  • Field upgradeable with additional modules or speed enhancements (PLUS option)

Dynamic perforating, creasing, punching and cutting.

Empower your high volume sheet fed presses with capable inline or nearline finishing solutions from Tecnau. Choose from dynamic perforating and hole punching, creasing/scoring, and cutting/trimming modules – multiple modules may be combined to expand your product offerings.

Tecnau’s TC 1530 C NL offers dynamic perforating & punching in a variety of models to best match your application requirements – optional creasing/scoring broadens the range of finishing capabilities. The TC 1530 P NL is the best match when punching is the only requirement. The Stack 1010 NL slits, cuts, trims, removes gutters/bleeds and stacks output, allowing users to process sheets in cost‑effective multiple‑up impositions.

Tecnau’s family of finishing solutions offer nearline finishing capabilities previously only available with web-fed printers. Many of these finishing functions are available as field upgrades to allow you to expand your capabilities down the road after installation – your investment is protected.

Complete solution overview

TC 1530 C NL

Horizontal perforations and scoring
Zero, one or two horizontal perforation cylinders or scoring are available. Perforations may be placed at repeat intervals determined by the number of cylinders available and blades mounted. Blades with different lengths can be installed on different cylinders allowing mixed perforation. Scoring patterns may be also provided. Unique page-by-page patterns are triggered 2D Datamatrix.

Vertical perforations and creasing
Two or four perforation wheels can be chosen to dynamically process the sheets. The position of the perforation wheels is adjustable for manual change between jobs. Creasing capabilities are also available upon request.

Example: different perforation, scoring and creasing patterns

TC 1530 P NL/ TC 1537 P NL

Dynamic punching and spiral coil bind
Performs two, three, four or five file hole punches or spiral/coil binding punches on printed sheets. The solution can be activated dynamically or it can punch every page in static mode setting. Cartridges are interchangeable for easy maintenance and application changeover.

Depending on the configuration selected, the TC 1530 P NL can be installed as a separate unit or the TC 1537 P NL add-on version may be incorporated with the TC 1530 C NL to better optimize the overall footprint.

Example: 2, 3, 4 file hole punches and spiral coil bind

Tecnau Connect

Software control package
The system can keep track of all processed sheets and report missing pages among every job in order to proceed with re-prints and complete customers’ orders.

Stack 1010 NL

Cut-sheet cutter (slit & cut)
Printed output may be center cut and slit, either with single cut & slit or double cut (chip-out) and gutter cut for full bleed applications. Full-sized printed output may be cut & trimmed down to as small as a 6”(W) x 4”(L) finished page.

The Cutter c10 NL is combined with the Stacker s10 NL to accumulate the output in sets with offset.

Example: 1 – SRA4 sheet trimmed to A4, 2 – SRA3 sheet trimmed to two A4, 3 – SRA3 sheet trimmed to four A5

Paper direction

RIGHT to LEFT paper flow

Paper alignment

center aligned

Sheet transport

short edge leading (SEF), letter size sheets are long edge leading

Paper Weight

Media type

coated and uncoated media

Tecnau Finishing Solutions Brochure A4

Tecnau Finishing Solutions Brochure US

Tecnau Finishing Solutions Brochure German

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