Perfect binding is commonly used for a variety of applications including trade books, graphic novels, travel guides, music books, reference materials, catalogues, manuals, financial publications, scholarly titles and journals.
The right book binding makes a big difference when it comes to visual appeal, strength, and longevity. Webcom offers a wide range of quality options to fit the unique size, cover, and functionality of your book.
This popular option is ideal for books printed with digital inkjet technology. Best for sizes from 1/8” to 3 1/8”.
When functionality and durability are key, Otabind is the best option. This spine-assembly process uses flexible, environmentally-friendly, cold-set glues, allowing the pages of the book to “float” over the spine. This spine won’t crack, and pages won’t fall out.
Ideal for durability and superior appearance, this option is most commonly used for children’s books, reference books, yearbooks, coffee table books, art books, and medical books.
Adhesive-bound hardcover books can be produced with standard perfect binding EVA hot-melt, or PUR adhesive for greater strength. With PUR Case Perfect Binding, the pages lay flat, with each spread opening nicely under pressure.
This incredibly durable book binding uses threads woven between all signatures in the book block, which is then married to the case.
Staples are inserted into the spine to bind the leaves together. It’s an economical option for books with low page counts such as booklets, catalogues, brochures and manuals. Best for books 1/32”-1/4”.
Plastic coil book binding allows your book to open completely flat. Popular applications for this cost-effective option include instruction manuals, guidebooks, employer handbooks, cookbooks and directories.