Ideal 4810 Paper guillotine

Ideal 4810 Paper guillotine

£1,500 Excluding VAT

Lancaster, United Kingdom

orWhatsApp:+44 (0) 7884 423 812



  • 475 mm cutting length
  • Electro-mechanical blade drive
  • Spindle guided backgauge with hand crank
  • Measuring scale (mm/inches), located on front table
  • Manual spindle clamp, guided on both sides, with large hand wheel
  • Two side lays each on front and rear tables
  • High-quality blade made from “Solingen steel”
  • Solid steel blade carrier and adjustable blade guides
  • Blade depth adjustment from the outside of the machine
  • Easy blade change from the front of the machine without removing covers
  • Adjustable backgauge with narrow separations and plastic gliders
  • Solid all-metal construction
  • Complete with stand and storage shelf
  • Power supply: 230 V / 50 Hz / 1~1
  • Motor performance (input capacity): 1.1 kW

Dimensions (H x W x D): 1360 x 755 x 970 mm, Weight: 194 kg

At Promotional Printing Machinery Limited we provide a quick turnaround, which is usually 2-3 days once payment is received depending on the size of your order.

If you require installation we can provide one of our experienced engineers to do this for you at extra cost.

Our UK sales are shipped out using our local haulage company, the items are fully secured to wooden pallets and covered with shrink wrap film to protect them during transport.

Export machines are sealed into strong wood crates that are sourced from sustainable materials, which are collected by our shipping agent and distributed to you by either Air, Road or Sea.

We only accept payment via bank transfer or cash on collection. A VAT invoice will be supplied with the machine. PayPal payment is not accepted.

A paper guillotine, also known simply as a paper cutter, is a tool designed for cutting large quantities of paper quickly and accurately. Here is a detailed look at its features, operation, and uses:

### Features of a Paper Guillotine

1. **Base**: The flat surface where the paper is placed. It often includes measurement guides, rulers, or grids to help align the paper for precise cutting.

2. **Blade**: The sharp, straight blade that does the cutting. It is typically mounted on a hinge or lever arm.

3. **Lever Arm**: The handle attached to the blade. When pushed down, it forces the blade through the paper.

4. **Paper Clamp**: Some models have a clamp to hold the paper securely in place during cutting, ensuring it does not shift.

5. **Safety Guard**: A feature designed to protect the user from accidentally coming into contact with the blade. It may include a transparent shield or other protective mechanisms.

6. **Adjustable Guides**: These help to ensure consistent cuts by allowing the user to set specific measurements.

### How a Paper Guillotine Works

1. **Place the Paper**: The paper or stack of papers is placed on the base of the guillotine, aligned with the measurement guides.

2. **Align the Paper**: Adjust the paper to the desired cutting line, using the rulers and guides for accuracy. If the guillotine has an adjustable guide, set it to the correct measurement.

3. **Secure the Paper**: If the guillotine includes a clamping mechanism, use it to hold the paper firmly in place.

4. **Cut the Paper**: Push down on the lever arm, which drives the blade through the paper in a straight line. Ensure you keep your fingers away from the cutting area.

5. **Release and Remove**: Lift the lever arm back to its original position and remove the cut paper.

### Uses of a Paper Guillotine

- **Office Use**: Cutting documents, reports, flyers, and other paperwork to size.

- **Educational Institutions**: Preparing materials for classes, trimming handouts, and crafting.

- **Printing and Publishing**: Trimming printed materials, booklets, and brochures for a professional finish.

- **Crafting and Hobbyist Projects**: Cutting paper for scrapbooking, card making, and other creative projects.

### Types of Paper Guillotines

1. **Manual Guillotine**: Operated by manually pushing down the lever arm. Suitable for smaller tasks and lower volumes of paper.

2. **Electric Guillotine**: Features an electrically powered blade for easier and more consistent cutting, ideal for high-volume tasks.

3. **Hydraulic Guillotine**: Uses hydraulic power to operate the blade, providing high precision and efficiency for industrial-scale operations.

### Advantages

- **Precision**: Allows for accurate, straight cuts.

- **Efficiency**: Can cut through multiple sheets of paper at once, saving time.

- **Versatility**: Useful in a variety of settings, from offices to print shops and classrooms.

### Safety Tips

- **Use Guards**: Always ensure that safety guards are in place and used properly.

- **Keep Hands Clear**: Keep fingers and hands away from the cutting area to avoid injury.

- **Follow Manufacturer Instructions**: Use the machine according to the manufacturer's guidelines to ensure safe operation.

Overall, a paper guillotine is a practical and efficient tool for anyone needing to cut paper with precision and ease.


Stock Number2582