High-speed cutter POLAR N 176

High-speed cutter POLAR N 176

The biggest model of the 11th machine generation

Configure your POLAR N 176 high-speed cutter with performance-enhancing options tailored to your own requirements.

High-speed cutter POLAR N 176 is the biggest model in POLAR's line of cutting machines. It is mainly employed for handling offset class 126 × 166 cm. Formats with diagonals up to 1,760 mm can be conveniently turned on the high-speed cutter.

When dealing with larger sizes the material being cut must be turned on the front table.
By adding a gripper loading system, the high-speed cutter can be complemented to form a central component in a PACE system.

High-speed cutter N 176 PRO HD:

the programmable high performance model with a capacitive 21.5'' Touch-Screen display and real image preview for high-end applications thanks to job specific programmable parameter, label and distortion correction as well as an extended range of options.

Our model N 176 AT HD is the most-efficient model of this type of high-speed cutter featuring automatic waste disposal during the cutting process.

High-speed cutter POLAR N 176
Cutting width 1760 mm
Feed depth 2250 mm
Clamp opening max. 165 mm
Depth of front table 750 mm
Dimensions width x depth D 3800 mm  x  W 2960 mm
Component for ..... Large-size (89 x 126 • 102 x 142 • 126 x 166 cm)

Configuring with

17 Options to

  • Compucut®

    Compucut® - Transfer of prepress data to generate cutting programs externally > reduces set-up time to almost zero


    Barcode - Enables automatic loading of the appropriate cutting program

    Process Visualization

    Process Visualization - Minimum proneness to errors through graphics that visually represent material handling.

  • Swivel backgauge

    Swivel backgauge - Easily ensures squareness by motorized backgauge adjustment

    Tilting backgauge

    Tilting backgauge - Easily corrects overcut / undercut by motorized backgauge adjustment

    Downholder in front of knife

    Downholder in front of knife - Prevents the cut products from getting mixed up and drifting away.

  • False clamp plate

    False clamp plate, 60 mm (cutting width: 70 mm) - Smaller formats can be cut without any loss of quality

    Automatic waste removal - POLAR Autotrim

    Autotrim - Efficiency is increased by up to 40% through automatic waste removal


    AntiStickKnife - Special coating that prevents the adhesion of glues. > This increases the productivity by up to 30%.

  • Downholder clamp

    Downholder clamp - Locks any material which is not lying planend and improves the alignment against the backgauge

    Automatic pressure regulation

    Automatic clamping pressure adjustment - Integrated sensors in the table ensure optimum clamping > higher cutting precision, longer knife service life


    ErgoFrontTable - The machine table is extended by 500 mm with two tiltable air tables > Easier loading and unloading

  • Optimized cutting cycle

    Optimized cutting cycle - Efficiency is increased by up to 10% through cutting constant cutting sequences


    CutManager - Workflow-Integration allows to link up prepress and HD Postpress Manager for job and operating data

    Waste container

    Waste container

  • HSS knife

    HSS knife

    Carbide-tipped knife (premium)

    Carbide-tipped knife (premium)

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