to leaf attachment, rounding & backing is the most critical
operation in the binding process. It is this function that
determines the structural integrity of the bound book block.
It is analogous to the function of the familiar architectural
form of the Roman arch and other such natural curvilinear
forms structured to withstand heavy stresses. View Article
The only machine of its kind that increases
productivity for binders that must process one-off
and ultra-short runs such as those encountered in hardcover
Since its introduction in 1963, the Mekatronics' self-adjusting
ROUNDER & BACKER has become the industry standard
for producing high quality rounded and backed book blocks.
Hundreds are in operation worldwide, performing at high throughput
rates with minimum need for maintenance.