Home Settings and AdjustmentsCover Lead Edge Adj.: Adjusting the Edge of the Left-Hand Cover Sheet

Cover Lead Edge Adj.: Adjusting the Edge of the Left-Hand Cover Sheet

Adjust the lead edge position of the left-hand cover paper determined with reference to body pages using Perfect Binder PB-503. The sizes referred to in this section are those of bodies corresponding to cover sizes.

Objects of Adjustment: Offset for All Size, A4 , B5 , A5 , 8.5 11 , A5 , 5.5 8.5 , 16K , Custom (220 - 379 mm), Custom (148 - 219 mm)

  • 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], [Perfect Binder Adjustment], and [Cover Lead Edge Adj.] in sequence.

  3. Load cover paper in either Perfect Binder Cover Tray or any other tray.

  4. Load paper for body sets in the desired tray.

  5. Select either [PB Tray] or [Except PB Tray].

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

  7. Press [Print Mode].

  8. Select the tray loaded with paper for body sets.

  9. Press Start on the control panel.

    A sample pattern of perfect-bound book is printed.

  10. Check that the edge of the left cover paper extends out of the body set by the desired amount.

    [1] Left cover paper [2] Right cover paper [3] Length differential [4] Edge of the left cover paper [5] Body pages

  11. If any adjustment is required, press [Exit PrintMode] to return to the [Cover Lead Edge Adjustment] screen.

  12. 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: -128 ([To move closer to the body]) to +127 ([To move further from the body]) (1 step =0.1 mm)

  13. Repeat steps 7 to 12 until the desired result is obtained.

  14. Press [Return].

    The screen returns to the [Perfect Binder Adjustment Menu] screen.