Useful Information & Tools

The useful information and tools that you will find below are things that you will need to think about when beginning the brochure printing process.

 

Weight Calculator

Use our handy calculator to work out the weight of your brochure

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Binding materials and cover finishes

We offer two types of binding: We offer two types of binding: Saddle Stitching: this is where the pages are held together with two metal stitches, similar to staples from a stapler. The spine is folded. This works for brochures where the number of pages is between 24 and 64pp, not including the cover. The number of pages in your brochure needs to be divisible by 4 to use saddle stitching or you will end up with blank pages at the back of your…

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Paper stock Table

Please find below a breakdown of the paper stock you can use for your book. Premium uncoated paper at 90gsm is the equivalent of the sort of paper you would use in your home printer with a matt look finish. At the other end of the scale coated papers have a sheen to them and the higher the gsm then the thicker the paper will be. Once you know which paper you would like then you will need to calculate your spine width using our calculator. Paper…

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Spine Width Calculator

Use our handy calculator to work out the width of your brochure spine

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Links to other resources

Here you can find all our useful videos on our YouTube Channel. https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCELVH4Gaj4_OLVD6uA-Aasg

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PDF Creation

If you need help with PDF creation then take a look at our useful video.

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HD Printing Overview

Your brochures will be printed using the latest Ultra High Definition printing machines and bound using one of our high quality binding machines. The print technology is unique in the UK market and offers outstanding colour reproduction.

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