estefold 4211

The proven online Folding System

Automatic online folder performing fan and cross fold in one pass.

No manual intervention necessary at all and the entire fold work is done at a surprising speed and precision.

Simply select a fold program from the four pre-programmed, most common fold programs or one of the individual adjustable fold programs. 

This folder may be equipped with a tab applicator that attaches hanging strips during the fold process automatically.

Finished documents will be deployed face up on the conveyor belt automatically where they can be obtained in an ergonomic height.



The estefold 4211 is available in three speed versions: 
4211-4, 4211-8, 4211-15 (4-, 8- or 15 m/min)

Unattended printing and folding from multiple work stations increases the productivity of your company significantly. Jobs can easily be processed during the night or on the weekend.

estefold 4211´s bridge can be tilted  into an upright position easily in order to replenish paper rolls on the printer.

The maximum fold speed is 15 m/min

The fold tolerance is ≤ 1 mm

The folder handles a sheet width between 270 mm and 930 mm 

estefold 4211 is is the right choice for high to very high volumes from one printer.


Tab Applicator

enables the user to automatically apply 111 mm (European 2-hole standard), 134 mm (Scandinavian standard) or 268 mm (3- or 4-hole standard), tear resistant, punched tabs to the folded drawing. It ensures that prints are easily filed for good. The tabs come in rolls and are available in white, transparent PVC or white cardboard.

Pivot 198/ 210 mm for Tab Applicator

is only available in conjunction with the optional Tab Applicator 111 mm and 134 mm. It enables the user to apply tabs to 198 mm or 210 mm wide fold packages as for the Scandinavian standard.

2-Hole Punch Press for Tab Applicator

is only available in conjunction with the optional Tab Applicator 111 mm.
The 2-hole punch press punches holes into A4 sized documents that are transported through the folder and attached with a tab.

Manual Feed

allows plans to be fed to the folder manually.

Cross Fold 297/ 305mm

enables the user to select between a Cross Fold length of 297 mm or 305 mm high panels. The option is mostly used when 36 inch wide documents (US standard) have to be cross folded into three equally high panels, or when 610 mm wide documents have to be folded into two equal panels.

A2 Rotating Unit

allows it to print A2 sized documents on a 594 mm wide paper roll. The print is automatically rotated by 90° on the folder´s bridge into the correct position with the title block on the short leading edge. The A2 rotating unit creates an additional, virtual, paper roll. 

Extended Stacker

enables the user to stack additional 150 A0 prints. It is placed along the folder’s side joining the folder’s conveyor in a 90° angle.

Technical Data

Interface Seriell RS 232
Fold technology Rollers - Blade
Paper feed Automatic (opt. manual)
Paper length 210/420 - 6000 mm (80 g/m²)
Paper width 297 - 930 mm
Paper weight 60 - 110 g/m²
Stacking up to 75 DIN A0
Package width 180 - 210 mm
Cross fold width 297 mm (opt. 305 mm)
Cross fold length up to 2,5 m (80 g/m²)
Margin 0 - 30 mm
Fold programs 8
Fold standards DIN 824, ANSI u.a.
Fold speed 19 m/min
Entry height 860 mm
Consumption 115/230V 50/60Hz 10A/6A
Weight 270 kg
Dimensions 1670 x 1475 x 1110 mm (L,W,H)


Please click on the following link for the requested file:

estefold 4211- Ricoh Factsheet

estefold 4211- Seiko Factsheet

estefold Product Brochure