Wiro Bound Books - A4
Traditional binding techniques bind the pages together at the spine and so they have to be held open to stay on any one particular page. With wire bound books however, the pages can move freely round the spine and lie flat or fold back on themselves, perfect for manuals or recipie books where you need both hands for your current task while reading.
With full colour single or double sided printing and various printing options it's quick and easy to create your own custom spiral bound books, design them to your exact specifications and personalise them to reflect your company brand and message.
Designs can be uploaded at the checkout stage. Files should be uploaded in PDF format as single pages; our team can give you guidance as required.
To see our full range of sizes finishes, lamination and printing options please see the specifications tab.
A4: 210mm x 297mm
Portrait or Landscape
The Cover is 4 pages
Pages are printed on both sides
Additional pages can be added to the specified counts above*
Printed in 4 colour CMYK throughout
- 5 Colour
- Pantone colours
- Black throughout
books are printed on 130gsm silk for the text pages with the cover on 350gsm silk
Upgrade to a protective clear acetate front and back cover*
Inner paper weight can be reduced down to 90gsm or increased to up to 250gsm*
We also print on Uncoated, Matt coated and Gloss (at no extra cost)
Recycled, Bright white and Designer papers*
Wiro Bound and trimmed to size
- Coloured wire available on request*
C4 sized envelopes can be supplied if required, plain or printed*
Items below and those marked with * above will result in a change in price if you choose them.
- Oversize A4
- Gloss, Matt, Silk or Soft Touch Lamination
- Spot Gloss UV varnish
- Silver, Gold or Coloured Foiling
- Embossing or De-bossing
- Die Cutting
- Fold out 6 page Cover
- 1st and 2nd Class Mailing
Wiro binding is a method of bookbinding where each page of the booklet (including the cover) is hole-punched and threaded onto a wire comb.
Wiro bound books offer very little spinal tension and can be laid flat while open, which makes them handy for hands-free applications such as recipe books and instructions.
Unlike other bookbinding methods which open two pages at a time, wiro booklets can be opened on a single page; you can turn pages a full 360 degrees with no damage to the spine. This reduced footprint makes wiro booklets ideal for desktop stationery, such as journals, notebooks and more.
Wiro books can also contain an even or odd number of pages, with any combination of paper stocks.
You can view our page count options in the table below. Each paper sheet (or ‘leaf’) of your brochure will have two printed pages (pp); one on each side of the paper.
You can also add an additional 8 pages to each book using the table below; but if you need a slightly different number of pages to the options here, call us on 023 8087 8037 to discuss your requirements.
Wiro bound books are available in the following standard sizes. Please note that these measurements refer to the size of the brochure when closed:
- A4 (210mm by 297mm)
- A5 (148mm by 210mm)
- A6 (105mm by 148mm)
- DL (99mm by 210mm)
- Square (205mm by 205mm)
Looking for a different size? Simply get in touch to discuss our custom size options!
Please see the Specification tab for more information on this product’s standard material specification. Alternative stocks and grades can be supplied for most products to help you customise your order - simply get in touch to discuss your print requirements.
The right print method will depend on a number of factors; including the product type, quantity and turnaround time you require.
Better Printing can produce your order on either litho or digital, with both available in-house. Our sales team can recommend the most cost-effective solution for your needs and will confirm your preferred method before going to print.
All brochures and booklets are produced in portrait orientation (with the spine located on the longer edge of the booklet) by default. Alternatively, you can specify landscape orientation for your brochures if needed at the checkout stage.
We recommend supplying artwork as single pages in the same order as you want them to appear in the finished brochure. Please avoid supplying your artwork in printer’s pairs or double page spreads, as this may extend production times of your print order.
Download our most popular product templates below; for more templates or to request your own custom design, call us on 023 8087 8037 today!
Can’t find the option you want? Use our QUICK QUOTE form and a member of our team will help you with all your printing needs.