Founded in 1940, Martin Yale are a leading global company who, for over half a century, have provided mail services and products to businesses of every shape and size.
In addition to their own machines, they supply other brands including Intimus, Premier, Master and Mead-Hatcher, all of whose products enable mail room operations to be less time consuming and for productivity rates to increase.
Available solutions include: shredders, paper punchers, booklet makers, letter openers, paper trimmers, catalog racks, computer accessories, paper folders, plus many more.
Making Folding Simple
Your documents are printed and ready for sending, but who gets the tedious task of folding them ready for their envelopes and eventual distribution?
Whatever your business requirements, Martin Yale have a wide range of folding machines designed to do the job.
Folding Products and Features
The P6200 desktop folder is suitable for occasional folding jobs and ideal for home offices and small businesses. It can fold up to 30 hand-fed letters per minute (1,800 per hour), comprising a maximum of 3 stapled or unstapled sheets.
Paper is automatically folded on insertion, creating a letter fold suitable for a standard-sized business envelope. The machine can take paper 8.5" x 11" in size and at a weight of 20-24lb bond. The P6200 is available for around $150.
The P6400 has a slightly higher specification to the P6200. It is capable of two different fold types: letter fold (up to 3 sheets) and half fold (up to 5 sheets) and uses an easy change adjuster located at the side of the machine.
It can handle up to 3,600 letters per minute and is suitable for use with 8.5" x 11" paper with a 16-24lb bond. The P6400 costs around $200.
Martin Yale's P7200 RapidFold is ideal for small to medium sized offices. It can create both letter and half folds at a rate of 4,000 sheets per hour. It comes with a stacking tray which can hold 50 sheets of paper to automatically feed and fold. It is suitable for use with paper size 8.5" x 11" with a weight of between 16 and 28lb bond. The P7200 is available for $275.
Priced at approximately $650, the 1501X AutoFolder is perfect for schools, churches, small offices and similar organizations. Folding up to 7,500 sheets per hour, it can stack up to 150 sheets at a time and handles paper sizes from 3.5" x 5" to 8.75" x 14" (16lb to 28lb bond).
It has a simple adjustment feature for folding sheets of various sizes and is capable of four different fold types: letter, double parallel, half and Z-fold. Stapled sheets are also accepted via the machine's hand-feed option.
One of Martin Yale's newest folders is the 1611 AutoFolder, suitable for large mail rooms and offices. With 5 different fold types; letter, half, double parallel, church and Z-fold, this machine is capable of folding 9,000 sheets per hour.
It can accept sheet sizes from 3.5" x 5" to 8.5" x 14" with weights from 16lb bond to 70lb index. Sets of up to 5 sheets, stapled or unstapled, can be folded via its feed table bypass. Prices for the 1611 start around $770.
1217A Medium-Duty AutoFolder
For around $1,250, the 1217A Medium-Duty AutoFolder can fold up to 10,300 sheets per hour. This product is ideal for medium and large mail rooms, churches, schools and offices.
It hosts 6 different fold types: letter, half, double parallel, Z-fold, right angle and baronial, and is easily adjustable for folding a range of sheet sizes. It can take paper sizes from 4" x 4" to 1" x 18" at 16lb bond to 135lb index.
1812 Variable Speed AutoFolder
As its name suggests, the 1812 Variable Speed AutoFolder has a variable speed range which allows the folding process to be completed at a rate of between 5,000 to 12,000 sheets per hour. It offers 7 fold types: letter, Z-fold, engineering, double parallel, gate, church and half, and has a feed table capable of holding 500 sheets at a time.
This model can fold sheet sizes from 2.5" x 5.2" to 12" x 18" and can take paper weights from 18lb bond to 90lb index (without adjusting the feed system). The 1812 is currently available from around $2,000.
Finally, for around $3,000, the 2051 SmartFold is a variable speed machine which can produce 3,000 to 15,000 folds per hour. It can hold up to 500 sheets on its feed table and offers 7 different fold types: letter, half, engineering, church, double parallel, gate and Z-fold.
It can handle sheets of 2.5" x 5.2" to 12" x 18" with weights from 18lb bond to 90lb index. The 2051 also has an LCD 2-line 20 character screen for operator prompts and settings.