IDEAL Guillotine 5260


Ideal 5260 Guillotine – Powered guillotine with electric blade, automatic clamp, programmable back gauge with 99 programs and new IR Safety Curtain.

  • Cut Width 520 mm
  • Cut Length 520 mm
  • Cut Height 80 mm
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IDEAL Guillotine 5260

The IDEAL 5260 with a cut width of 520mm (B3) offers a professional high-volume guillotine with comprehensive features.  Productivity is increased through the use of an integrated IR safety curtain.  The IDEAL 5260 is a feature rich fully electrically operated guillotine with electric back gauge drive and touch pad for easy setting.  Fully programmable, the IDEAL 5260 can store and recall as many as 99 programs meaning jobs can be recalled at the press of a button.  Safety features include a programmable EJECT function – for pushing out the paper, integrated IR curtain and safety cover on the rear table, main switch and safety lock with key.

Why buy the IDEAL 5260

The ergonomic working height of 94cm provides for effortless, fatigue-free operation.  Self-diagnostic system with error indication on display enables efficient correction of faults and less downtime.  Back gauge position is fully programmable, and the electronic hand wheel enables manual back gauge positioning with variable speed control.  LED cutting line coupled with two side lays each on front and rear tables, assists in accuracy of cut every time.  With memory key for repeat cuts and automatic SET function for reference measurement via start button, the IDEAL 5260 offers the operator a feature packed, high performance guillotine.  Optional side tables enhance the ease of use and increase productivity.


  • Improved production over the IDEAL 5255 by an estimated 20% due the integrated IR curtain
  • Fully electrically operated guillotine; knife, clamp, back gauge
  • Touch screen programmable keypad with 99 memory function
  • Memory key for repeat cuts
  • Cuts up to B2
  • Accuracy to 0.1 mm with digital display
  • Pre-programmed measurements for A3, A4, A5 and A6
  • Red LED cut line indicators
  • Self-diagnostics for efficient trouble shooting
  • Double sided clamp gauge
  • Independent blade and clamp action for pre-clamping
  • Electronic hand wheel for manual adjustment and positioning of back gauge
  • Maximum cutting length of 520 mm, minimum 35 mm
  • Cutting height 80 mm
  • Comes complete with stand and integrated storage shelf


Frequently used for

  • Cutting sheets of paper to required print size
  • Spine trimming
  • Business cards
  • Stationery
  • Leaflets
  • Flyers

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