Hardcover binding also called case binding,case bound. Hardcover book binding often with sew inner pages together,and then glue binding the case,end paper and inner pages in final. The book with hardcover binding not only looks high end, also more durable. Hardcover books are bound differently than softcover books and can encompass different types of paper. Hardcover is a board wrapped with printed paper, leather,cloth,or other special paper.The board often with 2mm, 2.5mm, and 3mm gray board.
Hardcover book have square spine and round spine.If you want your book looks more professional and durable, suggest below binding types. If you custom print square spine hardcover book, the lowest page counts must 32 pages. If you print round spine hardcover book, the lowest page counts must be 200 pages.
Besides, with hardcover binding, the surface finishing has more options, like hot stamping,spot UV, lamination,brush edge, embossing, debossing, die cut,varnish,etc.
The advantage of hardcover book binding
Hardcover binding not dead even more popular because of its many advantage that other softcover book can’t compared.
1.Durable-You can’t find any other binding ways can compared with hardcover binding of super durable. If you want to collect your book and even pass on, hardcover binding will be the best choice.
2.Wider range of processes available– Hardcover book binding brings the more high-end feels for the readers because of the wide range of finishing options on the overall effect. To fulfill such of printing and decoration effect, a hardcover book will use one even several surface options at the meanwhile, like hot stamping,spot UV, lamination, round corner,etc.
3.No book type limited-No matter what types of book project you want to print, hardcover book binding can be used. Such as children’s book,cookbook, catalog, bible,notebook,etc.In short, any type of book you can imagine can be bound into a hardcover.
The production time of hardcover binding
The hardcover book binding production time often needs 15-18 days. Please see our lead time to see how much time for your project will depend on your proofing and printing requirement.