The Fellowes EXL 45-3 is a high quality pouch laminator designed for occasional use for small projects for your home or office environment. This personal pouch laminator is made for laminating documents up to 4-1/2" in width and does not require a carrier. The small profile of the EXL 45-3 means it will fit on your desktop without taking up too much space. You can use the EXL 45-3 to laminate with hot pouches that are up to 5mil thick and is perfect for laminating IDs, photos and other small documents. The laminator heats up in approximately 4 minutes with a ready light and beep indicator and can laminate a document in less than 30 seconds. The EXL 45-3 has three temperature settings and comes equipped with an auto shut-off that prevents overheating when the laminator is not in use.