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Titan 265 TC Paper Cutter

Titan 265 TC Paper Cutter

The Titan 265 TC paper cutter features a 10.5″ color touch screen TC controller with variable data entry mode, automatic fraction to decimal calculation and unlimited program storage capacity. Clamp mark waste is reduced or eliminated with programmable electronic clamp pressure control per cut.

Innovative advances improve the task of program creation through features such as repeat and loop commands, USP port for thumb drive program delivery, network capable hardware with an Ethernet port, labeling cutting and sheet division tools and more!

The TC System is the first paper cutter controller in the world to recognize common .csv format program files making offline programming simple and easy to implement at any size print operation.


  • Electronic clamp pressure control – programmable
  • Variable mode data entry (fraction, decimal, metric)
  • Automatic fraction to decimal calculation
  • Line light cut position indicator
  • Automatic false clamp plate detection
  • Hydraulic cutting & clamping
  • Rugged steel & cast iron construction – solid 1” thick aluminum table
  • UHMW adjustable knife bar gibs
  • 2-year warranty
  • Up to 26 cuts per minute
  • Ability to receive .csv files making offline programming and memory storage simple
  • Repeat and loop commands streamline program entry
  • JDF and network capable
  • USB port for simple thumb drive program entry

Learn more about the TC Control System Operation below:

Mid-State Litho, Inc.
5459 Fenton Rd.
Flint, MI 48507

Challenge Machinery – Got Digital?


Challenge Machinery – Got Digital? Today’s print market places great demands on your business. Investments in cutting-edge wide format, inkjet, and digital print engines ensure you meet your customer’s diverse needs. Finish your upgrades with a Challenge Titan 230.

The Titan 230 is built on a foundation of solid cast iron and steel construction for maximum durability. UHMW gib surfaces, composite bushings, and a one-inch thick solid tool aluminum table require virtually no maintenance for years of trouble-free operation.

The Titan 230 meets the toughest safety standard in the industry today. Category 4 light safety curtains, enclosed rear table, two-hand timed non-repeat cut buttons, and a knife safety latch contribute to our UL and CE certification.

The intuitive menu-driven controller allows variable mode data entry with up to 99 jobs / 9,801 total cut position storage. Advanced label cutting and the sheet division assistant allows for even the most novice operator to program complex jobs. Optional electronic clamp pressure control further reduces waste. Machine self-diagnostics and error indication walk the operator through any difficulties.

Proudly manufactured in the US, The Titan 230 continues our legacy… assurance you made the right decision.

  • Full hydraulic clamping and cutting
  • Solid cast iron and steel construction ensure years of trouble-free operation
  • Solid 1-inch thick tool aluminum table offers the strong work surface required in your production environment
  • Bright Red LED line light is easy to see and needs no replacement
  • Fully programmable controller offers intuitive operation and up to 9,801 total cut position storage

Extended Information:

Safety – Standard equipment includes the finest Category 4 light curtain to monitor the cutter opening. These self-checking beams ensure the highest degree of safety for the operator.

Speed – The keypad features an advanced, light touch variable speed pinpoint backgauge control to quickly position stock. Depending on the portion of the pin-point control you touch, the backgauge moves forward to backward at varying speeds. Or, simply type the desired position and press the “Send” key. The computer positions the backgauge prior to each cut for maximum productivity.

Durability – Since designing our first paper cutters in 1887, Challenge has become well known for building machines that last. The Titan’s solid cast iron and steel construction provides maximum durability. Our one inch thick solid cast tool grade aluminum table provides the strong work surface requires in a production setting.

Mid-State Litho, Inc.
5459 Fenton Rd.
Flint, MI 48507