Binding Machines

You can give your documents a professional finish by using a professional binding system. There are a number of systems to choose from, each offering different benefits. Use this guide to find the right system for you.

Manual or electric binding.

Electric machines punch documents at the press of a button, making large documents or multiple documents very easy to create. However, the punch capacity is usually a little lower than the manual version.

Multi-Functional Binders.

These allow a variety of binding styles to be produced on one binder. The most popular multi-funtion machines offer comb and 21 loop wire binding. Some of the premium multi-function binders are also capable of 34 loop Wire and Click binding.

Personal or Office Binders.

Personal, small binders are perfect for desktop use and are easy to store. Office machines with higher capacity and more features are preferable for shared use in a central location.

CombBind (for binding combs click here)

The most popular and affordable binding option. The comb spine lets the pages lie flat and it is possible to add or remove pages using a comb binding machine. Comb binding is suitable for documents of up to 450 pages. Combs are available in a variety of colours and diameters from 6mm to 51mm.

CoilBind (for binding coils click here)

A professional and stylish finish to documents. The binding coils hold their shape well and bounce back if compressed, making them ideal for posting. The pages lie flat and rotate 360 degrees. Coils are available in a variety of colours and will bind documents of up to 140 pages.

WireBind (for binding wires click here)

A professional and secure binding finish. The wire lets pages lie flat and rotate 360 degrees for ease of use and reference. Wire binding is suitable for all documents up to 135 pages. Wire binding elements are available in a variety of colours and diameters from 5mm to 14mm.

ClickBind (for clicks binding combs click here)

The best way to create professional documents that are easy to edit. Clicks are reusable, simply zip open and close to add or remove pages. The Click lets pages lie flat and rotate 360 degrees for ease of use and reference. Click binding is suitable for documents of up to 145 pages, Clicks are available in a variety of colours in three sizes, 8mm, 12mm and 16mm.

ThermaBind (for thermal binding covers click here)

Thermal binding turns loose pages into a book-bound finish in seconds. Use the special ThermalBind covers with adhesive inserted into a pre-formed cover with any thermal binders. This simple solution enables fast, multiple production of bound documents from 2 to 240 pages.

StripBind (for binding strips click here)

GBC SureBind is a totally secure, tamper-proof binding system ideal for legal and confidential documents. Pages are locked in place by welding the two parts of the binding strip together. Suitable for documents of up to 400 pages. VeloBind provides the appearance of SureBind at a budget price. Documents can be easily updated. Suitable for up to 200 pages.