How are binding coils measured?

How are binding coils measured?

The most accurate way to determine the best coil size for your book is to lay all of your pages on a desk (including covers and any inserts) and measure the thickness of the stack, then add 1/8″ to that. Make sure you are not pressing your pages down when you measure them; just allow them to lay loose.

What is a GBC binding?

GBC is one of the leading manufacturers of binding equipment and supplies. They produce machines capable of binding in a variety of styles as well as all the supplies and accessories you need. High Quality Binding Equipment.

How is wire binding measured?

Learn the right size for wire binding coils If it is an odd size, measure from one loop to the next, approximately 8mm for 3:1 wire or 12mm for 2:1 wire. However if it is the standard 285mm length you can count the loops (34 for 3:1 and 23 for 2:1). This will tell you the pitch of the wire.

How do you measure a binding comb?

This method uses round plastic spines with 19 rings (for US Letter size) or 21 rings (for A4 size) and a hole puncher that makes rectangular holes….Comb binding.

Inches Millimeters Sheets of paper
5/8″ 16 mm 125
3/4″ 20 mm 150
7/8″ 22 mm 175
1″ 25 mm 200

Do binding combs come in different lengths?

Standard sizes are 4.8 mm (3⁄16 in) (for 16 sheets of 20# paper) up to 51 mm (2 in) (for 425 sheets). Spine lengths are generally 280 mm (11 in) to match the length of letter-size paper.

Can you spiral bind laminated paper?

To get the sturdiest lamination, take the pages to an office supply store or teacher supply store to have the pages run through a professional laminating machine. Punch holes on the left side of the book and insert a comb or spiral binding. You can also staple the pages together.

What is the size of binding wire?

Binding wire is available in different diameters ranging from 0.61 mm to 1.22 mm.

What size of coil binds do I Need?

What size of Coil Binds do I need? To pick the correct size Coil Binds (aka Plastic Spiral Coil), follow this plastic coil binding size chart or call us at 1-866-455-9900. These 12″ Coil Binds are sized to fit up to letter-size documents (8 1/2″ x 11″).

What can you bind with GBC?

Turn heads and pages when you bind with GBC. Our binding machines and wide range of supplies give your presentation a punch. Perfect for financial reports, legal documents, campaign overviews and more. #REF! (1)

What colors do coil Binders come in?

This will make sure the coil bind can hold all your pages and covers, while still letting your books open and close with ease. Now you can choose all the coil sizes and colors you’d like with confidence! Standard Coil Bind Colors include Black, White, Navy Blue, Royal Blue, Clear, Green, Maroon, & Red.

Can I Choose all the coil sizes and colors I want?

This will make sure the coil bind can hold all your pages and covers, while still letting your books open and close with ease. Now you can choose all the coil sizes and colors you’d like with confidence!