At Kitmondo, we provide an extensive selection of used gang stitchers and sewing machines, essential for efficient and high-quality bookbinding and print finishing operations. These machines are designed to perform rapid and precise stitching or sewing of printed materials, ensuring durability and a professional appearance for books, magazines, brochures, and other printed products.

Our gang stitchers and sewing machines range in price from €5,000 for entry-level models to €60,000 for advanced, high-capacity units from renowned brands such as Müller Martini, Heidelberg, Horizon, and Meccanotecnica. Each machine comes with unique specifications, including stitching speed, number of stitching heads, maximum format size, and automation capabilities, catering to diverse production needs.

When selecting a gang stitcher or sewing machine, consider key factors such as stitching speed, versatility in handling different paper sizes and thicknesses, and ease of setup and operation. These elements are crucial for achieving consistent product quality, reducing production time, and minimizing manual intervention.

Investing in our used gang stitchers and sewing machines not only gives you access to top-tier equipment at a reduced cost but also supports sustainable practices by extending the lifecycle of robust machinery. Rely on Kitmondo's dedication to excellent customer service to find the perfect binding machine to enhance your printing and finishing operations.

Explore Kitmondo’s listings today to discover reliable gang stitchers and sewing machines that deliver exceptional performance and value for your binding needs in the printing industry.

Smyth Freccia 130 Gang stitcher

Year: 2004

Max. paper length 23 cm
Min. paper length 7.5 cm
Speed (sheets per hour) 130
Max. paper width 38 cm
Min. paper width 9 cm

Horizon SPF-20 broaching chain Good value

Year: ~ 2005

HORIZON SPF-20 BROACHING CHAIN 2-turn, 10-pocket horizon stitcher VAC100 + SPF20 stapling and folding assembly module + FC20 trimmer + Horizon PJ-77R Jogger Machine from 2005 (approx.) with 5 million revolutions To be picked up on site

NAGEL FOLDNAK 8 folding machine

Year: 2000

Max. paper length 45 cm
Min. paper length  cm
Speed (sheets per hour)
Max. paper width 32 cm
Min. paper width  cm

BOURG BB-3002 Gang stitcher

Year: 2005

Max. paper length 75 cm
Min. paper length 10 cm
Max. paper width 38.5 cm
Min. paper width 20.1 cm

Aster 220 SA Gang stitcher

Year: 2003

Max. paper length 42 cm
Max. paper width 39 cm

CP Bourg AGR - PA - BME Gang stitcher

Year: 2014

Max. paper length 60 cm
Min. paper length 18 cm
Max. paper width 37 cm
Min. paper width 11.9 cm

Used Duplo DBM120 Gang stitcher Good value

Year: 2006

Max. paper length 32 cm
Min. paper length 10 cm
Speed (sheets per hour) 2400
Max. paper width 45 cm
Min. paper width 15 cm

Freccia F150L-4D Automatic book sewing machine

Year: 1999

Max. paper length 56 cm
Min. paper length 13.5 cm
Speed (sheets per hour) 9000
Max. paper width 32 cm
Min. paper width 8 cm

Muller martini 1999 Gang stitcher

Year: 1999

Max. paper length 40.5 cm
Max. paper width 38 cm

Muller martini jgv Gang stitcher

Year:

i sell double-headed stapler with three-sided muller martini working

MKW 30/UT13/GS/AW/AS CH Bookbinding machine

Year: 2001

Functional, condition and wear commensurate with its age, maintained. Can be seen in operation. Availability: immediately 13 stations

Muller Martini Stiching Heads

Year: 2000

Muller Martini Stiching Heads very good condition inspection possible video available

HOHNER HSB 8000 Gang stitcher Low working hours

Year: 2010

Max. paper length 36.5 cm
Max. paper width 35 cm

Duplo DBM-400 Gang stitcher

Year: 2001

Max. paper length 50 cm
Min. paper length 12 cm
Max. paper width 35 cm
Min. paper width 14 cm

HEIDELBERG STITCHMASTER ST 300.1 Gang stitcher

Year: 2000

Max. paper length 32 cm
Max. paper width 48 cm

Used Altinisik Makina AA1290 Gang stitcher

Year: 2021

Printing machines 1 colour flexo printing machine Manufacturer: Altinisik Makina Model: AA1290 Year of manufacture: 2021 Format: 1290x1800 mm With skipfeed: 1550mm min. 350x750mm Cardboard thickness with special thickness up to 28mm Speed up to 7,000 Bg/h Manufacturer: Altinisik Makina Model: AA1290 Year of construction: 2021 Format: 1290x1800 mm

Solar Calendar 55A

Year: 2005

Binding width: 50 - 570 mm / 5 loops Diameter to bind: 3/16 - 3/4 Mech Speed: 1300 cycles/hour Weight: 345kg

BIZZOZERO 108E stapler

Year: 1990

BIZZOZERO 108E stapler good working condition Location Italy

FTP 25 - NC Gang stitcher

Year:

Wire Stitching Machine Brand : Ftp Condition : Excellent Location: Italy this extra information is standard for this model. Please always double-check the details during a visit The FTP 25 - NC Gang stitcher is a highly efficient and versatile printing machine designed to meet the demands of high-volume stitching applications. Manufactured by a reputable printing equipment company, this model …

Introma ZD-2D Gang stitcher

Year:

Speed (sheets per hour) 10800


Binding Excellence: Unlocking the Potential of Gang Stitchers and Sewing Machines

In the printing industry, binding machines—especially gang stitchers and sewing machines—are crucial for creating polished, durable, and professionally finished printed materials. These machines are essential for crafting books, magazines, catalogs, brochures, and other bound documents. A comprehensive understanding of gang stitchers and sewing machines can greatly assist printing businesses in selecting the right equipment tailored to their production needs. Kitmondo, a premier online marketplace for used industrial machinery, offers a diverse array of binding machines, providing cost-effective solutions for businesses aiming to enhance their binding operations.

Exploring Gang Stitchers and Sewing Machines

Gang Stitchers

Gang stitchers are designed to staple multiple sheets of paper together quickly and efficiently. These machines are indispensable for producing magazines, brochures, catalogs, and booklets, offering high-speed and consistent binding.

  • Saddle Stitchers: Bind folded sheets by stitching along the spine, ideal for creating booklets and magazines with a professional finish. They handle various paper sizes and thicknesses, making them versatile for multiple printing projects.
  • Side Stitchers: Bind sheets by stitching along the edge, typically used for thicker documents that cannot be saddle-stitched. Suitable for binding manuals, reports, and other thicker printed materials.

Kitmondo features a variety of gang stitchers, allowing printing businesses to find machines that perfectly fit their specific binding needs.

Sewing Machines

Sewing machines in the printing industry sew signatures (folded sheets) together, providing a durable and flexible binding for books and high-quality documents. Sewing offers a more robust binding compared to stitching, making it ideal for hardcover books and other premium products.

  • Loop Stitching Machines: Create loop stitches along the spine, enabling bound documents to be inserted into ring binders. Perfect for documents that need to be easily removable and reassembled.
  • Thread Sewing Machines: Use a continuous thread to sew signatures together, providing a strong and durable binding suitable for hardcover books, journals, and other high-end publications.

Kitmondo offers a range of sewing machines, giving printing businesses options to meet their high-quality binding requirements.

Key Considerations for Selecting Binding Machines

Production Volume and Speed

Consider the production volume and speed of the machine. High-speed gang stitchers and sewing machines are essential for large-scale production environments, ensuring efficiency and meeting tight deadlines. Kitmondo listings include detailed specifications on machine speed and capacity, helping buyers choose equipment that aligns with their production needs.

Binding Quality and Versatility

The quality of the binding is crucial for the durability and professional appearance of the final product. Machines that offer precise stitching and sewing provide a clean and secure bind. Additionally, flexibility in handling various paper sizes, thicknesses, and binding styles enhances a machine's versatility. Kitmondo's platform allows you to compare machines based on their binding quality and versatility.

Ease of Use and Automation

User-friendly machines with automated features can significantly enhance productivity and reduce operator fatigue. Look for machines with intuitive controls, easy setup, and automated processes such as feeding, stitching, and trimming. Advanced models may include touch-screen interfaces, programmable settings, and self-diagnostic systems. Kitmondo offers machines with varying levels of automation, allowing you to find the right balance between functionality and ease of use.

Durability and Maintenance

Durability and maintenance requirements are essential considerations. Machines built with high-quality materials and robust construction offer longer service life and lower maintenance costs. Additionally, consider the availability of spare parts and technical support. Kitmondo provides information on the condition and maintenance history of used machines, aiding in informed decision-making.

Brand and Manufacturer

Reputable brands and manufacturers are often synonymous with higher quality and better support. Leading brands in the binding machine market include:

  • Müller Martini: Known for advanced saddle stitchers and thread sewing machines, Müller Martini offers reliable and high-performance binding solutions.
  • Heidelberg: Renowned for precision and durability, Heidelberg's binding machines are a popular choice for professional binding operations.
  • Hohner: Specializes in stitching machines, providing versatile and efficient gang stitchers suitable for various binding applications.
  • Kolbus: Offers robust and innovative sewing machines, ideal for high-quality bookbinding and other premium binding projects.

Kitmondo features equipment from these and other reputable brands, ensuring access to reliable and well-supported machinery.

Pricing of Used Gang Stitchers and Sewing Machines

The cost of used gang stitchers and sewing machines varies widely based on factors such as age, condition, brand, and specific features. Generally, prices range from a few thousand to several tens of thousands of dollars. For example, a used Müller Martini saddle stitcher might be priced around $10,000 to $30,000, while a high-end Heidelberg thread sewing machine could cost between $20,000 and $50,000. Kitmondo's marketplace offers a range of pricing options, providing transparency and competitive deals for buyers.

Conclusion

Gang stitchers and sewing machines are vital for the printing industry, ensuring the production of high-quality, durable, and professionally bound printed materials. By understanding the types of machines available and the key factors to consider when purchasing, printing businesses can make informed decisions that align with their binding needs. Kitmondo offers a comprehensive platform for sourcing high-quality used machinery, providing detailed listings and competitive pricing. Whether you need a versatile gang stitcher or a robust sewing machine, Kitmondo’s extensive inventory and user-friendly interface make it easy to find the right equipment for your printing operations.