The Rhin-O-Tuff 3250CL is a new electric spiral
coil binding machine that is designed specifically for use in a
professional office environment.One of the greatest strengths of the Rhino Tuff
3250CL is its contemporary design. In a sea of industrial looking
binding punches, this machine is a breath of fresh air. PDI actually
hired a designer from Hewlett Packard to help them develop the 3250 so
that it would fit in inside a modern office environment.
Rhin-O-Tuff 3250CL is a new electric spiral coil binding machine that
is designed specifically for use in a professional office environment.
machine is made in the USA by Performance Design Inc. (PDI) who
produces the entire line of Rhin-O-Tuff or Rhino Tuff professional
Most of the other pieces of
Rhin-O-Tuff binding equipment that is available on the market looks
industrial and is designed for use in print facilities and production
environments. The 3250-CL takes a different approach and provides a
solid, simple and contemporary design for use in a modern office
of the greatest strengths of the Rhino Tuff 3250CL is its contemporary
design. In a sea of industrial looking binding punches, this machine is
a breath of fresh air. PDI actually hired a designer from Hewlett
Packard to help them develop the 3250 so that it would fit in inside a
modern office environment. The result is a contemporary, easy to use
binding system that is easy to use and looks more like a printer than a
piece of industrial equipment.
The Rhino Tuff 3250
is also designed to be the easiest to use electric spiral coil binding
machine on the market. The designers of this machine recognized that
almost no-one inside an office environment wants to bind documents.
Binding is often seen as difficult, tedious or time consuming. This
machine is designed to be incredibly simple to operate so that any
member of the office can quickly and easily bind documents.
machine includes a high quality set of spiral coil crimping pliers.
These pliers have a unique spring loaded mechanism that makes them
easier to use than many other pairs of coil crimpers.
3250CL offers an industrial motor in a contemporary package.
Rhin-O-Tuff is known for its ultra heavy duty punching equipment. This
machine includes an industrial strength motor that was originally
developed for a heavy duty modular punch. This motor allows users to
punch up to 25 sheets of paper at a time which is impressive for a
desktop coil binding machine.
It also includes a
pull out drawer with easy to understand binding instructions, a place
to store your crimpers and a measuring device that allows you to
quickly choose the right size of coil for your documents.
other pieces of electric coil binding equipment on the market comes
with a 1 year warranty on the machine and no warranty on the punching
dies. This machine offers a 3 year warranty on the machine and a 1 year
warranty on the punching dies. With this type of warranty, you won't
need to worry about problems with this machine.
the Rhin-O-Tuff 3250CL offers a great contemporary design and is easy
to use, it is not ideal for everyone. It is designed to punch 8.5" x
11" letter sized documents. For the majority of offices, this is ideal.
However, users who need to bind documents that are shorter or longer
than eleven inches may want to choose a different machine.
3250 is designed primarily for binding smaller sized documents.
Although it is possible to bind thicker books with this unit, the coil
inserter works best with coils up to 20mm in diameter. This is also
true of other desktop coil binding systems but it is worth noting.
Users who frequently bind thicker documents may want to consider a
modular binding system with an adjustable dual roller coil inserter and
the Rhin-O-Tuff HD4101 book former.
is specifically designed for use in a modern office environment. For
that purpose it is a great choice. However, print shops, binderies, in
plant printers and other high volume production users may want to
consider a larger more robust coil binding machine or modular binding
Rhino Tuff 3250-CL is an excellent choice for a professional office
that needs a high quality durable spiral coil binding system.
offers a contemporary design, an excellent punching capacity and is one
of the easiest to use binding machines that we have tested.
the 3250CL is not the perfect machine for everyone. Print shops,
binderies and high volume production facilities may want to consider a
modular binding system.
Users who need to bind
half sized books or legal sized documents may need to consider a
machine with disengageable dies and an open throat.
If you need more information or would like to purchase the Rhin-O-Tuff 3250CL Electric Spiral Coil Binding Machine or any of the other Color Coil Binding Machines that we carry please feel to visit our site or contact us with your questions.
This review was written by Jeff McRitchie who is the director of marketing for Mybinding.com.
Jeff has written more than five hundred articles and more than two
hundred reviews on Binding Machines, Binding Supplies, Report Covers,
3-Ring Binders, Index Tabs, Laminators, Laminating Supplies, Paper
Shredders and Paper Handling Equipment.