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Paper Width Adjustment: Adjusting the Misalignment of Punch Holes

If misalignment of positions of punch holes made by Folding Unit FD-503 is large, adjust the misalignment of the punch hole positions

Objects of Adjustment: Offset for All Size, A3 , B4 , SRA4 , A4 , B5 , A4 , A5 , B5 , A5 , 12 18 , 11 17 , 8.5 14 , 8.5 11 , 8.5 11 , 8.125 13.25 , 8.5 13 , 8.25 13 , 8 13 , 8K , 16K , 16K , 9 11

  • If a numeric value is specified for [Offset for All Size], it is applied to all paper sizes. With a specific paper size selected, the set value becomes the sum of the entered value and the value previously specified for [Offset for All Size].

  1. Press [Adjustment] on the [MACHINE] screen to display the [Adjustment Menu] screen.

  2. Press [Finisher Adjustment], [Multi Folder Adjustment], [Multi Folder (Punch) Adj.], and [Paper Width Adjustment] in sequence.

  3. Select the size to be adjusted using [] or []

  4. Press [Print Mode].

  5. Load the paper with the size to be adjusted, then select that tray.

  6. Set the print quantity to 10, then press Start on the control panel.

    A sample pattern will be output.

  7. Check the diameter of holes penetrating through piled output sets.

    • The number of punch holes varies depending on the country/region in which the machine is used.

    Number of punch holes


    2 holes /4 holes

    5.0 mm or more in diameter

    3 holes

    6.5 mm or more in diameter

  8. If any adjustment is required, press [Exit PrintMode] to return to the [Paper Width Adjustment] screen.

  9. Use the touch panel keypad to enter the set value.

    • Use [+/-] to specify the value to be positive or negative.

    • Press [Set] to change the current value.

    • Adjustment Range: -20 ([To reduce the randomness]) to +20 ([To reduce the tilts]) (1 step = 0.1 mm)

    • Adjusting the width too wide may dislocate the center position of punch holes, or adjusting it too narrow may change the position of punch holes variously.

  10. Repeat steps 4 to 9 until the desired result is obtained.

  11. Press [Return].

    The screen returns to the [Multi Folder (Punch) Adjustment Menu] screen.