Sterling Ferrari Explore – Fully-automated PUR Perfect Binder

The Ferrari Explore is a fully-automated PUR Perfect Binder. A color touchscreen facilitates the ease of set-up via an automatic book thickness gauge. The book length, clamp (with integrated jogger), nipper and creaser adjust automatically.

The milling blade is specifically designed for PUR binding and is adjustable from 0 – 1/8″ (3 mm). The blade is comprised of triangular, rotating teeth which triples the life of the blade. The glue (PUR or EVA) is applied by a nozzle connected to a pressurized tank with separate nozzles for side gluing. the 4.4 lb. (2 kg) glue slugs can be switched out effortlessly.

The Explore includes an automatic cover feeder with creasing bar for hinge scoring. The cover feeder and creaser set up automatically through the color touch screen. The nipper dwelling time is adjustable. The machine includes an automatic cleaning tank which makes end-of-the-day clean-up a breeze.

Bind books at speeds of up to 450 books per hour, up to 2′ (50 mm) thick with the Ferrari Explore.


Advantages at a glance

  • Color touchscreen facilitates ease of set-up
  • Bind thick books up to 2″ (50 mm) thick
  • PUR binding milling blade
  • Automatic cover feeder with a creasing bar for hinge scoring
  • Automatic cleaning tank for easy clean-up


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Maximum Length/Height: 17.3″ (440 mm) /12.6″ (320 mm)
Minimum Length/Height: 4.7″ (120 mm) / 4″ (100 mm)
Thickness: 3/32″ (2.5 mm) – 2″ (50 mm)
Maximum Cover Size: 27.5″ (700 mm) – 17.3″ (440 mm)
Minimum Cover Size: 9.4” (240 mm) x 4.3″ (110 mm)
Speed: Up 450 BPH
Air: 100 PSI / 7 BAR
Warm Up Time: 20 minutes