Don’t Forget Your Margins – A Graphic Designers Primer on Binding Machine Use
Jun13

Don’t Forget Your Margins – A Graphic Designers Primer on Binding Machine Use

Binding Machine Margins As more graphic designers are being trained for web production instead of print, they tend to forget the small details. Little things like trying to print a web graphic, when it should be a vector graphic. Or, designing print using an RGB palette, instead of a Pantone palette. The biggest mistake when preparing documents for a binding project is not setting proper margins for print jobs going through a binding...

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Pouch Laminator at 12.5″ Width Is The Best
Jan26

Pouch Laminator at 12.5″ Width Is The Best

High-End Pouch Laminator A pouch laminator comes in many sizes. The most popular size of pouch lamination is a letter size pouch which is used to protect the standard sized paper. If you’re looking for size, try the Akiles 12.5” Commercial Pouch Laminator. This larger laminator is hot (literally), efficient and fast – making it a nice choice for the office or institution with bigger laminating needs. What Does it Do? The Akiles 12.5”...

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Binding Coil: Plan Ahead
Oct25

Binding Coil: Plan Ahead

Have a big binding coil job coming up? Plan your binding coil inventory. For obvious reasons, it is good to keep your stock up to ensure you can deliver on your jobs. The other reason is your costs stay in line, so you are not spending more than you need. Short turnaround on coil delivery can add more value to the project eating away at profits. When is a good time to order? Depending on the volume, you need to plan like you are...

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Unibind Binding Machine System: A Quick Review
Oct05

Unibind Binding Machine System: A Quick Review

Alternative Binding Machine Are you looking for an affordable alternative to a punch binding machine system? There are some affordable resin systems out there that use heat activated glue to bind documents together. There are a couple of systems available on the market today. One is Perfect Binding, and the other is Unibind. Today, we are going to take a look at Unibind. What environment is good for a Unibind Binding Machine System?...

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Best Binding Machine Manufacturers
Jan20

Best Binding Machine Manufacturers

There are many ways in which you can do document binding. The standard approaches are plastic comb binding, plastic coil binding or spiral binding and double loop wire binding. If you want to step outside the standard approaches, you can also consider using the Unibind or MasterBind approach. Unibind uses a heat activated glue and MasterBind has its own “channel” system for binding documents. There are many creative ways to approach...

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Akiles Versamac Commercial Binding Machine
Dec14

Akiles Versamac Commercial Binding Machine

If you are doing a lot of binding for clients, the only kind of machine you should have is a commercial punch machine that can handle an interchangeable die system. The versatile machines handle any punch you need including coil, wire, comb, or Velo binding.   Akiles Versmac falls into this category. It is a robust punch machine that can handle any kind of punch binding you need to get done. There are 2 Versamac machines...

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