There are a variety of binding methods can can be used for combining separate pages into a finished document. The type of binding may be limited by the paper size and number of pages to be bound.
The images below illustrate some of the more popular binding methods used in the printing industry. If you have questions about these or other binding methods, use Contact Us in the menu above..
Corner Staple Binding
The most economical binding method, a staple is used in the corner to attached pages together.
Saddle Stitch Binding
This inexpensive method binds pages using two staples placed along a folded edge. Suitable for 60 pages or less, there is no printable spine with this option.
Coil/ Continuous Loop Binding
A round plastic or metal coil is wound through the pages to hold them together. Pages bound this way can be opened 360 degrees and can remain flat when open. Available in black (standard ) and other colors including PMS.
This inexpensive method well uses a plastic "comb" that wraps through rectangular holes in the edge of the pages. The plastic comb also form a spine that covers the edge of the pages.