Thermal binding machine is ideal for frequent use in large offices. Bind up to 600 sheets in a single step. 1 to 3 minute thermal binding cycle has a 4-minute heat-up time. Auto document thickness detector selects thermal binding settings for the user. HeatShield safety barrier prevents accidental contact with the heating plate. Auto shutoff safety feature prevents overheating. Audio/visual indicators signal when machine is ready or job is complete. Advanced thermal binding machine also features a LED control panel for user-friendly access. Fold flat for storage. Use with thermal binding covers only.