Horizon Perfect Binder | BQ-270V

The BQ-270V single-clamp EVA binder offers high-quality production perfect binding with fully automated operation, push-button simplicity, and on-demand production of variable thickness books.


Advantages at a glance

  • User-friendly and highly accurate binder
  • Quick set-up
  • High-speed binding
  • Accurate binding
  • Variable binding compatibility
  • Optional pXnet bindery control system available
  • Automated setup: The binder includes an automated, sensor-activated digital caliper system which consistently measures book block thickness and automatically transfers this data to the binder for quick, automated set-up with no cycle lag time for books of different thicknesses.
  • Designed for print-on-demand: Designed to meet the needs of the short-run, print-on-demand book market, the BQ-270V also features single-person production of up to 500 books per hour.
  • Other key features: automatic air-suction cover feeding with in-line scoring, a large 10.4″ intelligent color touch-screen, job programming, and a compact configuration.
    Book Size Max 320 x 320 mm (12.59″ x 12.59″)
    Book Size Min 135 x 105 mm (5.32″ x 4.14″)
    Book Thickness 1 to 50 mm (0.04″ to 2.00″)
    Cover Size Max 320 x 660 mm (12.59″ x 25.98″)
    Cover Size Min 135 x 230 mm (5.32″ x 9.06″)
    Cover Weight Range 82 to 302 gsm
    Production Speed Max 500 cycles/hr

Additional information

Weight 5 lbs
Product Type




Maximum Book Thickness

Spine Preparation

Cover Feeder Mechanism

Book Block Feeder Mechanism

Inline Cover Scoring

Number of Clamps

Inline Trimming