Printing Craft Practice 2, May/June 2015

Question 3

  (3)   (a)        Describe the guillotine used in binding section
(b)        List five materials used in binding.
(c)        List five equipment used in the binding.


The candidates that attempted this question number were somewhat distant from the requirement for (b) and (c). The required answers are given below.

(b) Materials used in binding:
paper, thread, pin, binding cloth, mull, glue, board, etc

(c) Equipment used for binding:
blocking machine, stitching machine, lying press, folding machine, guillotine machine, nipping press, etc