4 x 6 is the smallest. 10 x 10 SQUARE is the largest SQUARE trim size. We are able to produce any trim size within these numbers including 8.5 x 11. Our maximum spine length is 11”. We currently have over 500 different trim sizes.
Perfect binding and Hardcover are our preferred binding options. Minimum extent for both is 20 sheets Maximum is 1250 sheets of 50# offset.
DIGITAL OFFSET BOTH 3 Ring Binder Paste Hard Cover Comb Paperback Dust Jacket Side Stitch Plastic Coil Trim 4 Upper Left Stitch Twin Loop Wire Saddle Stitch
40# uncoated white offset – 3.4 caliper, 588 PPI, 60 gsm
50# uncoated white offset – 3.9 caliper, 513 PPI, 74 gsm
50# uncoated natural offset- 3.8 caliper, 526 PPI, 74 gsm
60# uncoated white- 4.6 caliper, 435 PPI, 90 gsm
60# uncoated natural- 4.6 caliper, 435 PPI, 90 gsm
70# uncoated white-5.3 caliper, 377 PPI, 72 gsm
70# uncoated natural – 5.2 caliper, 385 PPI, 72 gsm
100# text weight for case wraps
10 pt. C1S cover
12 pt. C1S cover
Our board weight is 88pt.
Printed paper cover
PG is not FSC certified, however all paper and board vendors have FSC accreditation. Yes, we do order and supply FSC paper.
For POD, PG is able to do full and split color or black print. We are able to insert color anywhere in a book. For OFFSET – the color insert must fall between web signatures; unless it is a T4S book; then we can hand insert after trimming.
High speed laminating, wire binding, Minute Man Saddle Stitch Machine, shrink-wrapping, PUR bindery, complete hardcover line, 3 hole drill.
Our work flows have built in quality checks. All digital devices come with software that does not allow for font issues.
Yes, we can do folded covers, or French Flaps, on perfect bound books only.