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Since 1846 our core business has been bookbinding. So, while
visiting Brussels, Belgium recently we took the opportunity to check out Bibliotheca
Wittockiana, the only museum in the world devoted principally to the art of
fine bookbinding. It contained a
collection of decorative bookbinding spanning five centuries. Bibliotheca Wittockiana also host...
When compared to other warp resistant board, our Coverboard™
water absorption rate is consistent versus a wide variation found in other
products. This means less tendency for
uneven moisture levels induced into the board.
It also means that less adhesive
can be applied. Approximately 30- 50% less adhesive!
Everyone is concerned about board warping. No one wants to see their finished product
bowed due to issues with warped board. Using
the right board under the right conditions has a huge effect on your finished
Gane Coverboard Graphic Board is one of the most warp-resistant board products available. It
is also lightwei...
When paper or board is manufactured, the fibers from the
pulp line up in the direction that the machine travels. This is called grain
direction or machine direction.
Usually a sheet is designated “grain long” or “grain short”. Frequently the second dimension will tell you
the grain direction, i.e. 8 x 10 would have the grain directio...