iSaddle System

  • High volume collator and saddle stitcher
  • Configures the DSC-10/60i Collator
  • Produces thicker, flatter books up to 4,500 per hour

The iSaddle System is Duplo’s heavy-duty, high volume collator and saddle stitcher and the first in its class to deliver the increasingly popular, letter landscape booklet. Designed to handle both traditional offset work as well as shorter-run digital jobs with equal ease and efficiency, the fully automated iSaddle combines PC-based programming and intelligent feeding with scoring and folding technology of the highest quality to produce thicker, flatter booklets up to 4,500 booklets an hour.

What’s more, its modular design enables users to add three-knife trimming capabilities with the optional DKT-200 Two-Knife Trimmer and gutter cutter, which can also process 2-up applications, boosting its production up to 9,000 booklets an hour! Whatever your book production requirements are, the iSaddle System delivers the automation and precision needed, on demand.


  • Heavy-duty saddle stitcher produces thicker, flatter books
  • First in its class to create letter landscape booklets
  • Handles sheets up to 14″ wide and 24″ long
  • 60-second changeovers with PC Controller
  • Standard Intelligent Multi-bin Feeding (IMBF) for custom feed jobs
  • Optional three-knife trimming capabilities – processes 2-up applications up to 9,000 books an hour

Key Applications

  • Letter Landscape Booklets
  • 14″ x 10″ booklets
  • CD-size booklets
  • Calendars
  • Corporate Reports
  • Magazines

Saddle Stitcher

Paper Size Width: 4.72” – 14.01”/ 120-356 mm

Length: 8.27” – 24.01”/ 210-610 mm

Finished Size No Trim Width: 4.72” – 14.01”/ 120-356 mm

Length: 4.14” – 12”/ 105-305 mm

(max length subject to DSC-10/60i specifications)

Finished Size with Trim Width: 4.72” – 13.78”/ 120-350 mm

Length: 2.95”-11.96”/ 75-304 mm

Speed Up to 4,500 sets per hour
Paper Capacity Up to 30 sheets
Number of Stitches 2 standard, 3 or 4 optional
Job Memories Unlimited (determined by hard drive capacity)

See product brochure for complete specifications.

DKT-200 Two-Knife Trimmer

Lincoln Press – Dallas, TX
“One of the applications that we use our DBMi for is personalized calendars. They are personalized where you can add your photos and your information. We do 1-off pieces so we run the barcode system to verify page counts.”

Prestige Printing – San Antonio, TX
“It’s enabled us to increase our workflow by enabling our set up to be much quicker. We’re able to set up jobs for future use. Another great thing about it is we are able to do in-line scoring.”