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Advantages of using Coil Bindings:
Coil is more professional than comb, also is not reusable or alterable as a plastic bindings. Coil makes a permanent bind but is more durable. Coil is made of plastic not metal.
Common Punch Diagram:
Which machines do all types of binding?
Only 2 do all types; OD 4000 (manual)OD 4800 (electric). If you purchase the OD 3500 it will do all 3 types of binding when connected to HD 6500, HD 7000, or the HD 7500.
However, they will do the various types when the separate necessary additional parts and dies are connected or
installed. The additional parts are sold separately or ask your sales representative.
Are there any machines that do all the work for me?
No, all the machines require some type of physical, manual operation.
Who makes the most reliable machine?
Ibico has the longest lifespan, and is the least trouble-some, but all brands work well.
Can I use a cover on any type of binding?
Yes, they are all universal.
Can I use coil in a plastic comb machine?
No, they can only be done in a professional wire binder.