Duplo DC-445 Creaser

Prevent toner cracking and unattractive fold lines with the Duplo DC-445 Creaser. A simple and affordable finishing solution no digital printer should do without, the DC-445 creases a wide range of applications at up to 50 sheets per minute. Creasing digitally-printed output prior to folding ensures a clean, professional finish and makes it easier for folding devices to bend with accuracy. The DC-445 applies up to 15 creases in a single pass with great precision and is perfect for creating unique accordion applications and other color documents that require a fold right along the color break. Fully automatic and easy to use, the DC-445 is ideal for finishing short-run offset and digital applications, including greeting cards, postcards, brochures, book covers, and more!

Key Features

  • Performs up to 15 creases in a single pass
  • Processes up to 50 sheets per minute
  • Fully automated set up
  • 3.9" feed capacity
  • 30 memory settings
  • Top air-suction feeding system with optional air-knife
  • Optional slitting and perforating modules available
  • No previous operator experience required
Toner cracking continues to be a common problem when folding digitally-printed documents. The Duplo DC-445 utilizes superior creasing technology to ensure clean and professional fold lines in digital applications when folded.

Key Challenges

  • Cross-grained substrates and toner cracking after folding reduce the quality of a printed piece
  • Documents crack even after scoring with a roller scorer
  • Requires multiple passes and score wheels for C, Z, and accordion folds
  • Inability to handle short-run jobs due to long setup times on current equipment
  • Job size changes have to be manually set up each time, even if running the same job the next day
The Duplo DC-445 Creaser makes it quick and easy for Xerox press users to crease their documents prior to folding. The Duplo DC-445's superior creasing technology ensures clean and professional fold lines in digital applications when folded. Optional slitting and perforating modules can be added to eliminate white borders and create perforated pieces.

Why Choose Xerox?

  • The Duplo DC-445 supports all Xerox cut sheet presses

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March 2015