Really cool

Work Study

ISSN: 0043-8022

Article publication date: 1 July 2000



(2000), "Really cool", Work Study, Vol. 49 No. 4.



Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2000, MCB UP Limited

Really cool

Brother is hoping to create some heat in the laminator market with its new LX-200 Cool Laminator which coats the substrate without the use of heat. The LX-200 uses a film cartridge to laminate the documents; this means that heat sensitive documents such as photographs can be laminated. The lack of heat also has other advantages - the device also needs no warm-up time and boasts a miserly power consumption of 13w against a traditional hot-melt machine's typical 600w. The clear coating contains a UV filter to prevent yellowing and fading and the machine incorporates an automatic cutting and finishing system.

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