Index Tab / Mylar / Reinforcing
Typical uses: using your pre-printed sheets, we mylar, die-cut, reinforce and
three-hole drill your job. If you prefer, we can die-cut (1/2" or 3/8" tabs). If
you prefer mylar on your tabs, either
clear or 15 colors are
Minimum sheet size is 6" x 9" and maximum is 12" x 14".
- For tabs with body copy, use heat set wax free inks.
- Printed jobs on coated stock with heavy ink coverage are subject to
problems when laminating the tab. Potential problems can include lack of
mylar bond, blistering or bubbles, and cloudiness.
- To eliminate potential ink problems, samples can be produced for
- Standard index tab height is 1/2". 3/8" is also available upon request.
Only one tab shape is standard. Call for details.
- Tabs with a reversed color bar must be between 1/16" and 1/32" smaller
than the tab height required.
- All index tab layouts need a margin of 1/4" from left to right to ensure
proper tab positioning
Typical uses: from 1/4" to 1", at Scott Laminating & Finishing, we can
wire-o your books with quantities up to 750 books. Wire is available in a
variety of colors including black, white, red, and other colors. Wire-o binding
is a versatile binding method, allowing a book to be opened literally "back to
Choices: 1/8", 1/4", 3/8" and 1/2"
Sizes: eyelets in black or gold, 5/16" (inside diameter), grommet sizes are
available only in 1/4" (inside diameter), silver or gold.
Transfer Tape / Kleen Stick
Typical uses: transfer tape is used where one desires the application of a
peel-off tape to be later used for return mailers, shelf talkers, window
stickers, or any usage requiring sticking to a flat surface. Removable tape is
used for easy removal of tape at a later time. Permanent tape is used where an
aggressive adhesion is needed. An example is the use of pads on the front of
point-of-purchase displays—held in place by permanent transfer tape.
Typical uses: we carry both 4" and 12" pouch laminators. Simply load each
piece to be laminated into the pre-formed pouch, and send it through the
Sizes/typical items: up to 3.5" Wide. Examples: i.D. Cards, backstage passes,
company IDs, index cards.
Sizes/typical items: up to 11" x 17". Examples:
small card size to menu size.
Glue mounting / easeling
Point of purchase displays are a specialty of Scott Laminating &
Finishing! Typically using 40 point chipboard, we always back line with white
80# litho stock, so curl toward the front cover is never a problem. We die cut our own easels and have many sizes to choose from to meet your point of purchase display needs.
A new specialty from Scott Laminating & Finishing is laminated place mats
with a rubber backing. Called occasionally change mats, or counter mats, these
are used in any location with high retail traffic such as auto parts stores.
Die-cutting & glueing / folding
We offer die cutting, scoring, and perforation services for digitally printed sheets.