Tools

All the things you need to make your print project a breeze!

Calculators

Spine Calculator

  • Enter page count for each text stock. Cover stocks do not need to be entered.
  • Select your stock/paper from the lists below. If your publication prints on more than one stock, make individual selections for Stock #2 & Stock #3
  • Enter the number of bound-in cards (leave blank if there are none). Card properties are calculated using a thickness of .007, typical of a 75# return card
Stock #1
Stock #2
Stock #3
Bound-In Inserts
Spine Thickness: 0.000"

Creep Calculator

  • Enter page count for each text stock.
  • Select your stock/paper from the lists below. If your publication prints on more than one stock, make individual selections for Stock #2 & Stock #3
Stock #1
Stock #2
Stock #3
Total Creep: 0.000"

Belly Band Calculator

  • Enter width of publication.
  • Enter page count for each stock. Both text and cover stocks need to be entered.
  • Select your stock/paper from the lists below. If your publication prints on more than one stock, make individual selections for Stock #2 & Stock #3
  • Enter the number of bound-in cards (leave blank if there are none). Card properties are calculated using a thickness of .007, typical of a 75# return card
Tech Note #106: Belly Band Specifications
Width of Publication
Stock #1
Stock #2
Stock #3
Bound-In Inserts
Belly Band Length: 0.000"
Height: 6”