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Standard Horizon HT-30C Auto Set Up - Three Side Trimmer

The HT-30C Three-side Trimmer features automated job set-ups and quick changeovers to meet the requirements of the short run print-on-demand book market.

The HT-30C operates off-line to trim perfect bound books at speeds up to 200 cycles per hour.

A touch screen operator console allows all set-ups to be performed with full automation.

Precision stepper motors accurately position all guides and clamps to insure professional quality cutting.

Up to 12 inchesĀ of books can be loaded into the in-feed hopper, where books are automatically fed for unattended operation.

The HT-30C features automated job set-ups and quick changeovers, with the ability to store up to 40 different book jobs in memory.


Maximum Untrimmed Book Size 12.600" spine length x 9.255" spine to face
Minimum Untrimmed Book Size 7.870" spine length x 5.350" spine to face
Maximum Trimmed Book Size 12.010" spine length x 9.055" spine to face
Minimum Trimmed Book Size 5.83" s.l. x 5.28" s.f. using custom size table
Trimming Width 0.080" up to 3.930" depending on book size
Book Pile Height 11.8"
Speed Up to 400 books/hour (at 2 books per cut)


Length 92.6"
Width 45.7"
Height 54.0"
2,073 lbs.


208-215 VAC 3-phase 60 Hz

Standard Horizon HT-30C brochure pdf file

Download the brochure and call 877.460.1212 toll free to speak to a sales representative.