10 Best Manual Laminators Of 2022 – Review And Buying Guide

Finding the best manual laminators that will meet all your needs can be a bit of a challenge, even for the most seasoned expert. While many companies still create good manual laminatorss, the market has turned its attention toward advanced models that carry higher price points.

In our quest to find the most suitable models, we focused on features like comfort, adjustability, and durability. We recommend you take a close look at each product we listed here and see the features you need for your personal use.

Keep reading to learn more…

Top 10 manual laminators : Editor’s Pick

10 Best manual laminators Reviews:

1. VEVOR 29.5 Inch Cold Laminator Machine 10mm Manual Vinyl Photo Film Cold laminator Hand Crank Pressure Cold Roll laminator(29.5 Inch)

Features :

  • 【METAL STRUCTURE】- All metal construction for heavy-duty commercial and professional uses, manual cold laminator uses thick metal materials to make the machine more stable.
  • 【PERFECT LAMINATING PERFORMANCE】- Manual cold roll laminator uses soft rubber rollers, smooth and flat surface with a strong retraction type, film get through without wrinkle and departure.
  • 【ADJUSTABLE & FOLDING】- Hand crank laminating machine adapts the adjustable roller position, suitable for various material thicknesses; the folding table is convenient for storage and easy to use.
  • 【STABILITY & MANUAL】- Manual vinyl laminator with four non-slip rubber feet, more stable to protect the machine; no power supply, manual operation, control at any time.
  • 【MULTIPLE APPLICATION】- Cold press laminator machine is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of a poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations, etc.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Height 8.4645669205
Width 12.0078740035
Length 34.645669256
Release Date 2021-10-31T00:00:01Z

2. INTBUYING 14Inch Cold Manual Laminator All Metal Frame 360MM Manual Cold Roll Laminator Mount Laminating Machine

Features :

  • ✅Specification:Maximum Laminating Width:14″ (350mm); Maximum Laminating Thickness:0.4″ (10mm); Roller Diameter:2.68″ (68mm).
  • ✅Notice: If after laminating results is fails, such like banner is wrinkled, it just because the pressure on both sides is not equal, please adjust the pressure knob to make sure they are equal, and ensure rubber roller at a uniform speed during your laminating work. More Solid: Cast iron backing, which is not easy to deform, high quality, and high precision lamination, and the sturdy can provide higher stability.
  • ✅ Advantage: Manual cold laminator uses soft rubber rollers, smooth and flat surface with a strong retraction type, film get through without wrinkle and departure.There is no warm-up time and your material will move quickly through the laminator. All you have to do is turn the handle! Also, little maintenance is required compared to hot roll laminators.
  • ✅More Safety: Cold roll laminator machine doesn’t need to heating, it won’t melt and stick nd no heating, means no chance of burns and no potential fire hazard — all reasons why cold laminators are a practical choice for schools, offices, and sensitive work environments. They are ideal with untrained or unsupervised staff who have a need to use the machine.
  • ✅ Wildely Application: Cold laminator machine is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of a poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations, etc.

Additional Info :

Color Green
Item Dimensions
Height 10
Width 10
Length 10

3. INTBUYING Manual Cold Roll Laminator 25” Laminating Machine Lamination Foldable Long Wings

Features :

  • ✅Specification:Maximum Laminating Width:25.5″ (650mm); Maximum Laminating Thickness:0.4″ (10mm); Roller Diameter:2.68″ (68mm).
  • ✅More Solid: Cast iron backing, which is not easy to deform, high quality, and high precision lamination, and the sturdy can provide higher stability.
  • ✅ Advantage: Manual cold laminator uses soft rubber rollers, smooth and flat surface with a strong retraction type, film get through without wrinkle and departure.There is no warm-up time and your material will move quickly through the laminator. All you have to do is turn the handle! Also, little maintenance is required compared to hot roll laminators.
  • ✅More Safety: Cold roll laminatiing machine doesn’t need to heating, it won’t melt and stick nd no heating, means no chance of burns and no potential fire hazard — all reasons why cold laminators are a practical choice for schools, offices, and sensitive work environments. They are ideal with untrained or unsupervised staff who have a need to use the machine.
  • ✅ Wildely Application: Cold laminator machine is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of a poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations, etc.

Additional Info :

Color Blue Roller
Item Dimensions
Height 7.87401574
Width 7.87401574
Length 23.62204722
Weight 13.22773572

4. INTBUYING 29.5 Inch Cold Laminator Machine Manual Vinyl Photo Film Cold laminator Hand Crank Pressure Cold Roll laminator Max. Laminating 0.4 Inch

Features :

  • ✅Specification:Maximum Laminating Width:25.5″ (650mm); Maximum Laminating Thickness:0.4″ (10mm); Roller Diameter:2.68″ (68mm).
  • ✅More Solid: Cast iron backing, which is not easy to deform, high quality, and high precision lamination, and the sturdy can provide higher stability.
  • ✅ Advantage: Manual cold laminator uses soft rubber rollers, smooth and flat surface with a strong retraction type, film get through without wrinkle and departure.There is no warm-up time and your material will move quickly through the laminator. All you have to do is turn the handle! Also, little maintenance is required compared to hot roll laminators.
  • ✅More Safety: Cold roll laminatiing machine doesn’t need to heating, it won’t melt and stick nd no heating, means no chance of burns and no potential fire hazard — all reasons why cold laminators are a practical choice for schools, offices, and sensitive work environments. They are ideal with untrained or unsupervised staff who have a need to use the machine.
  • ✅ Wildely Application: Cold laminator machine is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of a poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations, etc.

Additional Info :

Color Green
Item Dimensions
Weight 29

5. 14In Manual All Metal Frame Cold Roll Laminator Mount Laminating Machine Vinyl Photo Film Mounting Laminator

Features :

  • ✅Specification:Maximum Laminating Width:14″ (350mm); Maximum Laminating Thickness:0.4″ (10mm); Roller Diameter:2.68″ (68mm).
  • ✅ Advantage: Manual cold laminator uses soft rubber rollers, smooth and flat surface with a strong retraction type, film get through without wrinkle and departure.There is no warm-up time and your material will move quickly through the laminator. All you have to do is turn the handle! Also, little maintenance is required compared to hot roll laminators.
  • ✅Convenient for Storage: The folding table is convenient for storage and easy to use, when not in use, it can be folded anytime and anywhere to save space, lightweight, and easy to use.
  • ✅No Electricity Needed, the machine is manually controlled and can be stopped and opened at any time, which can better meet the customer’s needs, safer laminating experience.
  • ✅ Wildely Application: These laminators are used to protect paper, documents, photos, menus, etc. Through the process of laminating, the graphics will be fresh, colorfast, non-yellowing. Cold laminator machine is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of a poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations, etc.

6. INTBUYING 50W 63inch Automatic Electric Manual Cold Laminator with 1600mm Soft Rubber Roller Wide Format Cold Laminating Equipment with Stand Caster, 1968x50inch Cold Laminating Film Included

Features :

  • 1roll 1968x50In glossy or satin cold laminating film as GIFT. This 63inch 1600mm cold laminator work both by electric and manual, two working methods. Cold press process to cover graphics with cold laminating film which has good waterproof and excellent performance.
  • Max laminating thickness is 1inch (25mm) Max laminating width is 63inch, the Dia of the roller is 4.7inch(12cm).Cold laminatingh is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations and more.
  • No need to roll all the time manually, with automatic electric function, high effciency and more acurate. Also installed foot switch, so it can control the rotation of the laminating machine, labor free.
  • The laminating film won’t melt or stick on the rolls, this mean you won’t experience a burnt plastic odor. Also equipped with soft rubber rollers, so wrinkles or bubbles are much less likely to form. Cold laminators won’t harm heat sensitive documents or photographs
  • The structure of the cold laminator is simple and easy to operate. With two pressure regulator, manual handle, laminating film placement rod, support frame, four moving caster, emergency switch and foot switch. Both can be placed on the desktop alone and installed on the support frame move to the place you want.

Additional Info :

Color Blue
Item Dimensions
Weight 270

7. Manual Laminating Machine – SHengwin 25.5″ Cold Roller Laminator Foldable PVC Photo Film Lamination Machine

Features :

  • 【Premium Quality】Our cold roller laminator is made of thick iron metal with high quality, strong and sturdy; premium quality thick rubber roller, not easy to deform, and makes the film not easy to get wrinkles; smooth and flat countertop and non-slip rubber feet ensure high performance.
  • 【Well Protection】Laminating film is in order to provide a protective layer for paper, photos, documents, menus and so on. Through the process of laminating, the graphics will be fresh, colorfast and non-yellowing.
  • 【Adjustable Thickness】The height of the rubber roller can be adjusted by the labor-saving hand wheel, the adjustable laminating thickness is up to 30mm/1.18inch, suitable for various material thickness.
  • 【Folding Countertop】The foldable design makes it convenient for storage and easy use, which can be folded to save space when not in use.
  • 【Widely Applications】This manual lamination machine is widely used in photography, posters, calligraphy and painting, color pages, documents, charts, advertising pictures and so on.

Additional Info :

Color Orange + Black

8. TECHTONGDA Manual 25inch Cold Roll Laminating Machine All Metal Frame Laminator Machine for Photo Film/Vinyl Cold Foldable , Portable Hand Crank

Features :

  • ✅Parameter :Maximum Laminating Width: 25.5″ (650mm) ;Maximum Laminating Thickness: 0.4″ (10mm) ;Roller Diameter: 2.68″ (68mm) ;Roller Material: Rubber Roller ; Package Weight: 33Lb (15Kg)
  • ✅Soft rubber rollers, smooth surface make film get through without wrinkle and departure
  • ✅Adjustable roller pressure suitable for various material thickness; Manual control,no electricity required
  • ✅Fold-up table for easy storage;Metal feet for sturdy desktop use
  • ✅These laminators are used to protect paper, documents, photos, menus, etc. Through the process of laminating, the graphics will be fresh, colorfast, non-yellowing.

Additional Info :

Color Green

9. 63″ 1600MM Stand Large Manual Cold Roll Laminating Machine Laminator Wood Box Canada Shipping

Features :

  • The plastic laminate won’t melt and stick to the rolls as it can with a hot laminator, meaning you won’t experience a burnt plastic odor. And no heat means no chance of burns and no potential fire hazard
  • Soft rubber rollers, smooth surface. With cold lamination, wrinkles or bubbles are much less likely to form. Cold laminators won’t harm heat sensitive documents or photographs
  • There is no warm-up time and your material will move quickly through the laminator. All you have to do is turn the handle! Also, little maintenance is required compared to hot roll laminators.
  • It is a practical choice for schools, offices, and sensitive work environments. They are ideal with untrained or unsupervised staff who have a need to use the machine.
  • It is widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations and more.

Additional Info :

Color Silver
Item Dimensions
Height 17
Width 15
Length 65
Weight 66.1386786

10. Automatic Electric Manual 63in 1600mm Large Cold Laminating Machine 110V

Features :

  • This cold laminator can apply cold press process to cover graphics with cold laminating film which has good preservative waterproof and excellent performance. Through the process of laminating, the graphics will be fresh, colorfast, non-yellowing. This method is now widely applied in wedding photography, spraying and painting as well as mounting of poster, advertising photograph, book cover, document, calligraphy and painting, invitations and more.
  • Superior result Brand new soft rubber rollers, smooth surface. With cold lamination, wrinkles or bubbles are much less likely to form. Cold laminators won’t harm heat sensitive documents or photographs
  • Better, safer laminating experience The plastic laminate won’t melt and stick to the rolls as it can with a hot laminator, meaning you won’t experience a burnt plastic odor. And no heat means no chance of burns and no potential fire hazard — all reasons why cold laminators are a practical choice for schools, offices, and sensitive work environments. They are ideal with untrained or unsupervised staff who have a need to use the machine.
  • Anyone Can Use them Other than small pouch laminators, hot laminating machines require a trained operator. With cold lamination on the other hand, most machines can be run by anyone.

Additional Info :

Item Dimensions
Weight 110.231131

Buying Guide: What to Consider When Select manual laminators

Price

How much should you expect to spend on a product like this? Is it a one-off cost, or is there some kind of recurring element?

When it comes to manual laminators, a great value can come in many different forms. It could be a lower price, impeccable construction, and design, or higher durability. We’ll cover all of these different factors below, where we’re sharing our top picks for the best manual laminators for the money. We’ll go over everything consumers should know to get a great value out of their manual laminators!

Durability 

The phrase “people get what they pay for” is especially true when it comes to manual laminators. The range in durability from person to person can be pretty substantial depending on the materials used in the construction. If someone saves $100 on a manual laminators, but it wears out in 1 month, are they really getting a good value?

Compare that to a manual laminators that costs $50 more but wears out after 1 or 2 years. Most people would argue that the second option is the better deal over the long term. Before purchasing, you should consider how long you want to have the manual laminators and then read reviews to make sure you know how long you can expect it to last.

Consider Where You Purchase 

 

A vast majority of people now buy their manual laminators online rather than going to a brick-and-mortar physical location. That’s largely because online shopping offers greater convenience, and many brick-and-mortar stores can be confusing when it comes to their models, pricing, and types.

While people can’t try out an online manual laminators the way they can in a store, brands often come with generous trials. These allow people to try out the manual laminators for a while and return it if they’re unhappy.

In addition, many online manual laminators are more affordable than their in-store counterparts, because they have less overhead and have cut out the middlemen to pass savings directly to the consumer. If you purchase online, make sure to check to see if they will have to pay extra for shipping or not. A lot of the new companies offer free shipping, but not all.

Types of manual laminators

Before even thinking about all the different manual laminators available,  You should choose the product types that will be ideal for your task.

Design

Choosing a product based on a design that people will love can be tough. Just because you might like the look and style of it, doesn’t mean it’s the best. Below are some steps you can follow that I’ve used in the past when making decisions on which product designs to choose. Today, a lot of e-commerce sites have the same products. Naturally, it means people use product photos and videos to find the best item. Some of the tips in this article will help you choose or design a successful product.

  • Dimensions. How big are these products?
  • Materials. What are they made from? Is there an advantage to choosing one material over another?
  • Generic characteristics. What sort of features do products in this category include?
  • Product-specific functionality. Do certain products have key characteristics that others don’t? 
  • “Vs.” comparisons. Wireless or wired? Portable or desktop? Metal or wood? These are the key A/B-style decisions typically made early in the buying process.

The Verdict

Finally, we hope that our reviews about these manual laminatorss will help you to choose your ideal product available on the maker. The question remains, how many of these manual laminators will you use and how often? Some manufacturers come out with newer manual laminators every few months. This is because they know that people want the better manual laminators. It’s all a matter of choice and your budget. The good news is that the features of good manual laminators tend to trickle down in price. If you start off with a cheaper version, chances are you can afford the more advanced versions of it a few months later.