The automated AFV-566FKT Folder is a 6-buckle folder with integrated
knife/buckle cross-folding that contains 44 fully-automated settings for
improved efficiency, more operator-friendly production, and reduced
waste and make-ready. Roller gaps and buckle plates can be easily
fine-tuned from the improved touchscreen control panel, and automated
stop adjustment under the knife and trailing edge roller adjustments
reduce operator intervention and maximize machine uptime.
- Fast setup: Setup and changeover times are nearly 20% faster than the previous generation of folder
- System status indicators: The AFV-566FKT features customizable LED lights that alert operators to system status at a glance.
- Reduced noise:
Enhanced sound-proof covers are included over the fold plates and the
registration table to reduce noise by 2 decibels compared to previous
- Improved feed section: The AFV-566FKT uses a single-piston suction head system for faster and more accurate operation.
- New registration:
The system features an automated register table with an adjustable
vacuum belt that eliminates steel and plastic drive pull-in for
- No trial-and-error:
The AFV-566FKT can automatically calculate the optimal feed interval to
ensure top production speeds and efficiency with no manual adjustments.
- Production speeds: The system can reach speeds of up to 656 feet/min with cross-folding and up to 885 feet/min for parallel folds.