Challenge iCutter

Challenge iCutter Heavy Duty Cutters


Mechanical drive paper cutters from Challenge Machinery provide precise, trouble-free operation at an incredible value.

The iCUTTER interface provides the platform for optional CIP/JDF integration.

The larger 15” color touch-screen control panel gives the operator more job information at a glance.

Machine maintenance reminders, complete self-diagnostics and error-detection, and advanced job storage/retrieval capabilities will bring your bindery into the next era of cutting proficiency.

Photo shows the model 1580 iCutter (62").


- Manual/semi-automatic and automatic operation modes

- Backgauge with AC servomotor, ball screw, and linear guide

- Adjustable clamping pressure

- Table light/optical cut line indicator

- Plated, cast iron air table

- Easy knife change system

- Electro-magnetic clutch and brake system

- Double end pull knife drive system (single end pull on 860 and smaller)

- Shear bolt for cutting system protection

- Two hand cut control with non-repeat safety system

- Infrared safety light curtain

- Closed rear table