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Aimed at the popular, but crowded B3 market, this folder's speed made it perfect for the high-priced longer-run market, finds Nosmot Gbadmosi.
MBO's T520 folder made its debut in the US during the summer of 1998, before making its way to these shores at Ipex in the same year and getting its UK commercial release in January 1999.
Launched alongside the smaller T460, the T520's B3 format has always been popular domestically, according to Bob Sugg, technical manager at distributor Friedheim International. Unsurprisingly, then, it came up against fierce competition, such as Stahl's Ti52 and Shoei's SPT 56 folders.
There were 35 machines sold by Friedheim during …