Pagewide XL folder paper folding solution

PageWide Folder GeraFold 500 XS

Pagewide XL folder paper folding solution, the Gerafold 500x on-line folding solution able to reduce to A4 package size any wide format plot printed with Pagewide printers.
An On-line compact folding system for wide-format Drawings, Plans and Charts.

Compatible with the HP PageWide XL 3900/4000/4100/4500/4600/5000/5100 printers.
A minimal footprint a and a cost-effective investment for a productive folder integrated with the HP Pagewide XL as an on-line system.

The most compact on-line wide format folder line specifically designed to automatically fold paper documents matching the productivity of the HP Pagewide 6000, 5100, 4600, 4100 and 3900 XL printers.
GeraFold 500 wide format folder solution for wide format documents is a program allowing several configurations and options.

Gerafold500 X

Key Features

Fold Styles: Wide selection of folds including DIN, AFNOR, ANSI, ARCH
Compact: Gera’s Compact technology avoids the need of a hardware bridge to handle different printer or folder speeds
Full on-line System: GeraFold 500 wide format folding machine is specifically designed to operate as an integrated system. The selection of a complete folded job can be handled from HP SmartStream software, the printer touch screen, the driver and the scanner.

Maximized productivity

  • On-line fully unattended folding system
  • Full integration with printer Hp driver user interface
  • Minimal Footprint (Gera Compact Technology)
  • Folding process synchronized with printing
  • Bi-directional. Folding in-put from printer or HP SmartStream

Additional features

  • Intuitive touch screen with video tutorials
  • Large capacity of folded output
  • Off-line folding capability (GeraFold 500X and GeraFold 500XS)
  • Unfolded documents are stacked in the front of the folder
  • Unlimited length fan folding (option)
PageWide Folder Gerafold 500 details

The GeraFold 500 folding solution integrated with the HP Pagewide XL 6000, 5100, 4600, 4100 and 3900  printers is perfect for Construction, Engineering, manufacturing and POS or Chart / MAP Makers.

The product belong the Gera experience on the Butterfly folder serie 2 and 3 combined with previous HP plotters.
Gera through its collaboration with HP Inc. as an HP DesignJet and Pagewide XL Technology Partner is able to provide the widest range of on-line folders for HP Large format printers.

Gera registered the first fold patents since 1969 and also today owns patent related to fold technology.


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Gerafold 700

Touchscreen with video tutorial how to use the folder and how to remove paper jam


Compact rear tray to cllect plot unfolded or folded only 1st fold


2nd fold unit

enable the document cross folded to final fold package A4 or A3 size