Professional guillotine with EASY-CUT, automatic clamp, programmable power backgauge with touch pad & safety guards

520 mm cutting length | electro-mechanical blade and clamp drive | power backgauge with ”EP“ backgauge control module | electronic hand wheel for manual backgauge positioning with infinitely variable speed control (from very slow to very fast) | optical cutting line indicator with bright and durable LEDs | adjustable backgauge with narrow separations and plastic gliders| two side lays each on front and rear tables | high-quality blade made from “Solingen steel” | solid steel blade carrier and adjustable blade guides | automatic clamping system, guided on both sides for evenly distributed clamping pressure (clamp can be lowered or raised independently from blade) | machine and stand can be separated for transportation through narrow doors (70 cm) | set of side tables (left and right) available at an extra cost.

IDEAL 5255 Guillotine

SCS (Safety Cutting System):

hinged, electronically controlled safety guard on the front table; transparent safety cover on the rear table; main switch and safety lock with key; electronically controlled true two-hand operation; 24 volt controls (low voltage); patented IDEAL safety drive; automatic blade and clamp return from every position; disc brake for instant blade stop; blade changing device with covered cutting edge; blade depth adjustment from the outside of the machine; easy blade change from the front of the machine without removing covers.


Digital display for measurement readout in cm or inches (display accurate to 1/10 mm or 1/100 inch) | 10-button key pad for presetting of measurement | memory key for repeat cuts | 99 programs with 99 steps in each program (up to 9 repeat cuts can be integrated into a program as one single program step) | setting of program steps via “Start” button | “SET” function key for reference measurement | programmable EJECT function – for pushing out the paper | two programmable keys for quick setting of frequently needed measurements | self-diagnosis system with error indication on display