The process of bending printed sheets in a specific area. Folding is one of our popular bindery jobs.
4-Panel Roll Fold:
A type of fold where the piece is folded inward at one end and then folded inward again one or more times. It is as if you are rolling the piece up.
A sheet which has been printed on only one side then folded twice in right angles to form a W-shaped four page uncut section. We are able to fold up to 4 panel(8 page max). 5 panel(10 page)+ will be send out to get folded. Accordion folds are usually 100lb book papers. Such as, brochures and catalogue.
Double Gate Fold:
Single gate fold, with an additional fold on the center.
Double Parallel Fold :
A type of fold where the piece is folded in half and then folded in half again. The folds are parallel to each other. Also known as a quarter fold.
French Fold (quarter fold):
A sheet which has been printed on one side only and then folded twice at right angles to form a four page uncut section.
When both sides of an oversize page fold into the gutter in overlapping layers.
Is fold in half.
A sheet is folded in half and then tri-folded.
A fold where a three panel piece has both side sections folded inward, one on top of the other each section is approximately 1/3 the length of the piece. Also known as a C-fold or letter-fold.
A paper fold represented by back and forth folds into three panels.