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Basic services include cutting, folding, scoring, perforating, collating, drilling, padding, multi-binding (booklet-making) and shrink wrapping. Bindery options range from mechanical wire-O (twin loop), plastic spiral, cerlox and wire spiral to specialty hand binding including japanese binding and side sewing (Singer sewing). Click here for a full list of our equipment specifications and services.
From press sheet to final distribution - all minimum and maximum measurements are in inches.
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Cutting
Folding
Scoring

Perforating, regular and micro.
Collating, single sheets and folded signatures.
Booklet making
Drilling
Punching

Binding wireO, plastic spiral, wire spiral and cerlox.
Shrink wrapping
Kitting
Distribution
Handwork
Additional services available





cutting

36" computerized cutter for precision trimming of folded signatures, press sheets and facetrimming stitched booklets.


score/perforate

Rollem scoring and regular or micro perforating for laser printing.

Sheet size: 
Minimum 5" x 5" 
Maximum  23" x 23".

folding

Accordion, letterfold, roll fold.

Sheet size: 
Minimum 6" x 8" 
Maximum 26" x 40"


collating

By machine for flat and folded signatures to 13 pockets. Hand dropping or hand marrying for multiple passes.
Sheet size
Minimum 5" x 6" 
Maximum 12.5" x 19"

Hand collating for under-size, over-size and mixed size projects.

booklet making

13 pockets, up to 4 stitching heads and infeed. Maximum thickness for stitched book is 20 sheets of 50lb. offset (80 printed pages).
Minimum binding edge for centred stitches 6 1/8".
Corner and side stitching flat sheets (horizontal or vertical stitching).

Minimum flat 7" x 5" folding to 3.5" x 5"b.e.
Maximum flat 19" x 12.5" folding to 9.5" x 12.5" b.e.

See what's new? for "Perfect Stitching" option.

punching

For twin wire, plastic spiral, wire spiral and cerlox.
We have a wide range of punches to fit any requirement including undersize and oversize projects, thumb cuts for calendar hangers and challenging stocks (translucent to heavy card/vinyl).

Automatic: 
Minimum 5" x 5.25" 
Maximum 17" x 17"

Semi-automatic for twin wire to 46".

mechanical binding

TWIN WIRE, DOUBLE LOOP OR WIRE-O
Whatever you call it, we do it all. Calendars with hangers, tent calendars; hidden, wraparound or split wire styles (we’ve even come up with a few of our own). Call us for a free set of mini-samples.
Binding edge     1.5" to 46"  Book thickness .125" to 1"

PLASTIC SPIRAL
Binding edge     1.5" to 20"  Book thickness .125" to 1"

METAL SPIRAL
Nylon coated (choice of colours) or plain metal coil.
Binding edge 6" to 14"   Book thickness  .125" to .5"

CERLOX
Binding edge  6" to 12"  Book thickness    .125" to 2"


drilling

Single and multi head drills for 3-ring binders, calendars and specialty binding (chicago screws, japanese binding, eyelets and rivets).

shrink wrapping

Individual or bundles, retail or packaging quality - 3 machines for quick turnaround.
Maximum size 14" x 20".

kitting

Gathering multiple elements together - insert, attach, collate, stuff, glue etc.

distribution

Direct distribution using your packing slips and labels.
Shipping via Fedex/UPS/local carriers.

handwork

Hand binding
Japanese binding.
Side (or Singer) sewing.
Hand stitching presentation folders.
Chicago screws, eyelets, rivets,  acco clips.
One-of-a-kind, see gallery for examples.
Attaching
D-tape, fugitive glue, spot glue - high/low tack
Wafer seals, velcro, cd/dvd hubs.
Tip-ons
Assembling
Specialty package assembly.
Kit assembly - loading binders.
Inserting
Tab insertion
Loading 3-ring binders
Brochures into cover pockets.
General
Forming wrap around covers.
Collating, marrying, folding.
Padding

Under-size and over-size projects.

additional services available

Die-cutting
Laminating
Round cornering
Tab cutting




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