Hardcover & Photobook Binding Machines

If you're binding hardcover books or photo books, these helpful little machines will make assembly much easier.
Our hardcover assembly guide, manufactured by Powis Parker, perfectly aligns your book block in its hardcover shell for consistent results while our SilverStrike Photobook stitcher uses a powerful inline stapler to provide a durable, accurate bind for books up to 0.3 inches in width in 10-15 seconds. Our Image Wrapper is perfect for wrapping your hardcover books with a custom designed cover while the PhotoPress utilizes pressure-adhesive technology to create gorgeous, layflat photo books.
Call us toll free at 855-880-7500 to set up a free demonstration or with any questions regarding our Hardcover & Photobook Binding Machines.
In terms of machine longevity, quality of the bind, document versatility, ease of use, bind speed and cost, you simply won't find better machines than the revolutionary Fastback® thermal strip binders.
Whether you're binding tape books, perfectbound books, hardcovers, photobooks or inkjet-printable Image Strips, these machines will provide consistent, high quality results. The Model 9 and Model 20 are available new out of the box and the Model 11 and Model 15xs, while still excellent machines, are only available refurbished as they are no longer being manufactured.
Eliminate any guesswork while assembling durable, professional quality hardcover books with our handy hardcover guide, specifically designed to align and help build Fastback® tape bound hardcovers.
With this nifty tool, you have a cost effective means to produce high quality portrait and landscape hardbound documents for resale or create personal memory books for yourself and loved ones with spine sizes ranging from 0.25" up to 1.5" in width.
New Hardcover Guide HCG2: $295
The SilverStrike Prime is our patented heavy duty stapler that streamlines the hardcover binding process, allowing you to bind your books in 10 seconds or less with its foot-pedal operated stitching head.
Effortlessly stitch up to 80 sheets, or 0.3 inches, of 20# bond paper (twice the page capacity of other "heavy duty" staplers) with a flat clinch, giving you a consistent, professional bind with no protruding staples. The SilverStrke Prime also features a high capacity 5,000 staple cartridge which contains all wear parts in the machine, effectively making it brand new each time you change the cartridge. And with our adjustable, incremented guide table you have total depth control over staple placement. Great for photobooks and hardcover books.
New SilverStrike Prime: $842
This price includes delivery, installation and one year of on-site service.
The Powis Image Wrapper is a unique piece of equipment that allows you to wrap hardcover books with any custom printed cover in a wide variety of sizes, including landscape and portrait versions of 8.5" x 11", A4, 8" x 10", 12" x 12", 10" x 10" and 8" x 8".
It's as simple as cutting your cover along one of the pre-made Image Wrapper templates, adhering it to the ImageBack hardcover, running it through the rolling wheel with adjustable gap pressure to secure your printed sheet to the adhesive cover and applying ImageBack liners to the inside of the book to secure the endleaves of your book block within the hardcover.
New Image Wrapper IW-1: $1,495
This price includes delivery, installation and one year of on-site service.
The Powis PhotoPress is an innovative photo book binding system that quickly and easily turns silver-halide, dye-sub and inkjet prints into gorgeous, high quality photo books.
Using a powerful electro-mechanical stepper motor, the PhotoPress utilizes pressure instead of heat to laminate photographic prints onto pressure-sensitive Signature sheets or boards. The minimum size photobook the PhotoPress can bind is 4"H x 6"W, while the maximum size is 12"H x 13"W, with a maximum book thickness of 0.5 inches or approximately 35-40 photos. The PhotoPress also features an optional extension kit that allows you to bind extra large books up to 12"H x 24"W.
New PhotoPress System: $8,995
This price includes delivery, installation and one year of on-site service.