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Duplo DF-1300A Paper Folding Machine

Duplo DF-1300A Folding Machine

The DF-1300A Air Suction Tabletop Folder offers a high speed solution for folding digitally printed output. Equipped with Duplo’s signature air suction feed system, the DF-1300A delivers professionally folded documents up to 310 sheets per minute. It comes programmed with six standard fold types and utilizes both optical and ultrasonic sensors to accurately detect double feeds. Easy to use and fully automated, the DF-1300A is a great addition to any digital print room.

Select from single, double, letter, gate, accordion and half accordion folds without any adjustments required or reprocess single folded sheets into cross folds. Standard paper sizes such as letter, legal, ledger, half letter and half legal are automatically detected. Easily create custom fold styles with non-standard paper sizes simply by moving the fold plates via the color touchscreen panel and save it in one of the 30 job memories for future use.

The DF-1300A features a 625-sheet feed tray capacity, built-in sound absorbers, five speed levels, a wireless fold plate, test button, and power save mode. Additionally, a side air kit comes included for feeding heavy stock and large paper sizes.

The DF-1300A Air Suction Folder is compact and fast, making it an ideal solution to handle popular applications such as brochures, menus and much more.


  • Air suction feed system ideal for digitally printed output
  • High speed folding up to 310 sheets per minute
  • 4.3” color LCD touch panel for easy operation
  • Six pre-programmed fold styles
  • 30 job memories for custom folds
  • Automatic paper size detection and fold plate setting
  • Optical and ultrasonic sensors for double feed detection
  • Side air for feeding heavy stock and large paper sizes
  • Built-in absorbers for quiet operation
  • 625-sheet (64 gsm) feed tray capacity

    Technical Specifications

    PAPER SIZE 4.73” x 7.2” - 12.2” x 18”
    PAPER WEIGHT Uncoated paper: 52.3 to 157 gsm/14‐40 lb. Coated paper: 73.3 to 157gsm/19‐40 lb. (For A4, letter, short grain, single fold, 230 gsm or less can be used.)
    SPEED Up to 310 sheets per minute (Letter size, 81.4 gsm, bond paper, single fold)
    FEEDING TRAY CAPACITY Up to 625 sheets/64 gsm
    PAPER QUALITY Bond, NCR, offset, cover stock, and coated paper
    FOLDING MODES Single, double, half accordion, letter, accordion, gate, custom
    COUNTER Ascending, descending and batch mode
    FEATURES Air suction feed system, optical and ultrasonic double feed detection sensors, sound absorbers, low noise level, wireless plate, five speed levels, test button, power save mode, automatic paper size detection and fold plate setting, and side air.
    NOISE LEVEL 74.3 db
    FEEDING MECHANISM Air suction belt
    POWER SUPPLY 100V - 240V 50/60Hz
    POWER CONSUMPTION 1.0 - 0.5A (88W)
    DIMENSIONS (WxDxH) 47” x 23.2” x 21.30”
    WEIGHT 148.8 lbs.

    Additional Information

    Duplo DF-1300A Brochure