Gera Ladybird III

Precise, automated folding of technical drawings, plots and maps.

Gera Ladybird III is an online paper folder engineered to seamlessly integrate with HP DesignJet T3500 large format printers.  It makes handling and distributing technical documents a whole lot easier in any office environment.


Complete your HP DesignJet T3500 system with this compact folder that tucks under the printer.

Now you can have your choice of flat stacked prints or fan folded prints. The fan folded prints can then be easily cross folded to complete your desired fold packet by reinserting into the folder or quickly cross folded by hand.  Either way you will not have to handle large awkward pieces of paper when you pick up your prints to return to your desk or dash off to a meeting.

The HP DesignJet T3500 and Ladybird III are a fully integrated system that is controlled by the HP Print Driver or HP Smart Stream work flow application.  Your Productivity is assured!

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Why fold? Learn how Gera Ladybird III will improve the productivity of your HP large format printer and efficiently organize your prints.

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Automatically fold prints from your HP Designjet Printer.

Gera Ladybird III is a compact and powerful online folder designed to easily, conveniently and quickly produce fold packets as they exit your HP DesignJet T3500 large format printers.

Combine Ladybird III with HP SmartStream software.

Improve the productivity of your printing operation by integrating Ladybird III with HP DesignJet T3500 and SmartStream software. Boost the productivity of your printing operation, improve operator efficiency and automatically fold a variety of technical documents.


Prepare and send. Print and fold. Get neatly folded packets. It’s that simple.

We want you to experience the latest, most advanced technologies to improve your wide format printing process.


1. Prepare and send.

Quickly prepare and send multipage print jobs to your HP Designjet printer with SmartStream software.


2. Print and fold

Print your technical documents and Ladybird III will automatically fan fold them. Choose from four types of fan folds. Next, guide your fan folded documents through the Ladybird to obtain the cross fold.


3. Get folded packets.

Easily handle your prints. Whether your documents are folded to fit in a binder, job pouch, file folder or mailed in an envelope, the result is a neat, crisp packet regardless of original document size.

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  • HP certified for Designjet T3500 large format printers
  • Produces crisp, professional fold packets from engineering/technical documents
  • Compact unit, small footprint
  • Technical drawings with color can be folded immediately
  • Operates at 2 E size drawings/minute(65″/minute)
  • Reliable, quiet operation

Media Weights

HP paper 2"-3" core or equal


227 lbs.


Height: 23"

Width: 45"

Depth: 30"

Power Requirement

115-230Vac 60/50 Hz 230W



Foldable Sizes

Minimum Width: 11” Maximum Width: 36”

Min. Length: 23" Max. Length: 157"

Maximum Cross Fold Panels

6 fan folded panels

Folded Print Volume

Keeps up with the speed of the printer

Folded Output Capacity

Catch tray

Environmental Footprint

Quiet operation; noise level of 62dBA allows for pleasant office environment

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Free Download: 
Gera Ladybird III Folder Brochure


Increase printer productivity and streamline your wide format printing and finishing process.

Gera Ladybird III’s ultra-fast, innovative folding technologies give you the power to maximize printer output, save on labor, and easily handle and distribute your wide format prints.

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How to make your HP printer more efficient

The cost benefit of automated folding 

Ladybird III’s fold pattern options

The benefits of going green with the Ladybird III

Gera Ladybird III Product Brochure
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