Smyth, singer, screw, stab, stitch … Print binding options can be confusing, even for the pros. Discover and compare the 12 most common binding techniques and spec the perfect one for your next project.
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As an award-winning designer with more than 25 years experience, I’ve been in your shoes and understand that you need the right information right now to make your work the best it can be. That’s what we provide every day at PaperSpecs. And that’s why we created this Binding Cheat Sheet.
Ready to use the perfect binding option for your next project? Then this is the guide you’ve been waiting for!
Our free printing Binding Options Cheat Sheet is a quick-reference guide that will show you at a glance:
12 of the most-used printing binding methods
How many pages you can bind with each technique
What these 12 binding methods look like
What you can expect to pay for one print binding option over another
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