The Challenge Machinery Company


The Challenge Machinery Company has been an innovator in cutting equipment for almost 150 years.  Our achievements include the invention of the original paper cutter in 1887, the first paper drilling machine, the first hydraulic paper cutter, the first programmable paper cutter, and more recently the first fully automated programmable three-knife book trimmer.

 

Challenge Products


Paper Cutters

Champion, Titan, & Spartan Models

 

Book Trimmers

CMT-130 & CMT-330 Book Trimmers

 

Paper Drills

Single and Multi-Spindle Models

 

Cornering Machines

Manual and Hydraulic Models

 

Paper Joggers

iJOG, Handy-Jog, & Combination Joggers

 

Padding Presses

PaddyWagon & Handy-Padder Models

 

Lifting and Handling

PowerLift II, PakRak, & Handy-Cart

 

Full Line Equipment Catalog (pdf)

 

Where to Buy


Find a Dealer/Distributor in your area:

 

Customer Support


Manuals/Year-Built/Support Status

Download manuals for your Challenge product and also determine year of manufacture and factory support status.

 

Common Spare Parts List (pdf) - A list of commonly ordered parts and consumables.

Rev 22, updated: June, 2018

 

Software Updates - Download the latest software for your programmable Challenge product.

 

Operating and Safety Tips - Safely get the most from your Challenge Product.

 

Warranty Registration Form - Register your recently purchased equipment on-line.

 

MSDS Downloads - Oils, lubricants, and other materials used in our products

 

PRODUCT SAFETY BULLETINS

 

Contact Tech Support

 

About Challenge


Challenge History - A rich heritage, an exciting future...

 

Our Mission - "To design, manufacture, and market products that provide our customers the best total value..."

 

Testimonials - See what our customer are saying about us.

 

NPES - The Association for Suppliers of Printing, Publishing, and Converting Technologies.

 

Careers at Challenge

 

Contact Challenge

 

Upcoming Events


Trade Shows and Open Houses - A list of upcoming trade shows and open houses where you can see our products in person and experience them hands-on.

 

 

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