Production Guide

Prepress

  • Application files, PostScript files,
    and PDF files for text and covers
  • Electronic Halftone / OPI Services
  • Digital Color Proofing
  • Camera ready copy
  • On hand or customer furnished negatives

Web Presses:
Standard Trim Sizes

  • 5 1/2 x 8 1/2
  • 6 x 9
  • 7 x 10
  • 8 1/2 x 11

Sheetfed Presses:
(Large Format Sizes include):

  • 30 x 40 7/8
  • 38 x 50

Text Presswork:

  • 1 to 4 Color

Cover Presswork:

  • 1 to 6 Colors

Binding

  • Perfect binding
  • Notch paperback binding
  • Saddle stitching
  • Trim four, drill three
  • Plastic comb binding
  • Spiral wire binding
  • Wire-O (twin loop)
  • Layflat

Text Paper Stock

  • Offset: 30 lb. to 80 lb.
  • Opaque: 27 lb. to 70 lb.
  • Natural: 40 lb. to 55 lb.
  • Groundwood: 30 lb. to 45 lb.

     

Recycled Text Paper Stock:

  • 6000 lb. Minimum Premium/Yes

Opaque:

  • Weyerhaeuser Recycled Lynx
    50 lb.& 60 lb.(30% PCW, ECF)
  • Rolland New Life
    50 lb. (30% PCW, 540 PPI, 92
    opacity, ECF, white, smooth)

Offset:

  • Weyerhaeuser Husky Recycled
    (30% PCW, ECF)
  • New Leaf Eco Book
    60 50 lb. (60% PCW, PCF, white)

Vellum:

  • Domtar Colors Cream (Text)
    50 lb. (30% PCW, 488 PPI, 90 opacity)

Natural: 

  • Glatfelter Natures
    50 - 60 lb. (50% PCW,
  • PPI range 350-500,
    92/93 opacity, PCF, natural)

New Leaf Eco Book:

  • 100 55 lb. (100% PCW, PCF, natural)

Cover Stock:

  • Cover Bristol:
    10 and 12 Pt. C1S.
  • Dust Jacket & Casewraps:
    100# C1S Litho
    65 lb. & 80 lb. Uncoated

Recycled Cover Stock

  • Cornwall Coated
    (10% PCW, FSC, 92 opacity)
  • Rolland Enviro 100 60 lb.
    (100% PCR, PCF, smooth white)
  • Sterling Ultra Gloss 70 lb. & 80 lb. C2S (10% PCW, ECF)
  • Sterling Ultra Gloss 60 lb. & 70 lb.
    (10% PCW, ECF)
  • Plainfield Uncoated 65 lb.
    (10% PCW, FSC, ECF, white)

Standard Quantities:

  • 50 - 500,000
  • Quantities below 300 are available in our Digital Book Center

Additional Services include:

  • Text composition/typesetting, cover design, short run digital book production, kitting and CD-ROM/ DVD duplication services.

** Globus has access to all types of paper that may not be listed above. For information on paper / cover stock that is not listed please contact your CSR for assistance. **

Please note that odd trim sizes are available. Please contact a sales representative for further details.