Binding Materials

End Papers for Hot Melt Hard Cover

Fastbind End papers

Fastbind End papers are glued together with the perfect bound book block and cover the inner surface of the hard cover, after the book has been bound.


Fastbind Casing-In Sheet™

Casing-in Sheet
  • Transform your soft cover book into a value-added hard cover book
  • Printable material for customized end papers
  • Free-floating spine for flat opening and stronger durability
  • Combine with Fastbind Presso for perfect finished product
  • Compatible with any Fastbind or third-party perfect binders

The pioneering Fastbind Casing-in sheet™ transforms any soft cover book into a valuable hard cover book. It enables you to attach a hard cover to the bound block made with your existing glue binder. The Fastbind Casing-In Sheet™ is very different from a standard endpaper: It is in between the end sheet and the cover, never to be seen. So, the end papers of your book (front and back) can be colored, printed and even foiled or laminated!


Manager Strips for Hot Melt Strip Binding

Fastbind Manager Spine  Stripes

Fastbind Manager Strips are made of high quality leather imitation material. Use these strips with the Fastbind Hot melt binding machines (Secura and Elite).The three standard sizes allow you to bind up to 13, 26 or 40mm thick, in A4 Portrait.


Lay-Flat Strips™

Fastbind Lay-flat Stripes
  • Patented canvas strips for free-floating spine
  • Excellent flat opening feature
  • Easy to use
  • Superior binding strength
  • Compatible with all Fastbind hot melt binders

Fastbind Lay-Flat Strips™ are patented canvas strips allowing to hot melt bind your hard or soft cover with the free-floating spine method. Use the Fastbind Lay-Flat Strips with Fastbind Hot melt binding machines (Secura and Elite)


EVA & PUR Adhesive

EVA and PUR hot melt glue

Adhesive ingredients:

  • ~35% Resin: adhesion qualites
  • ~35% Wax: viscosity, speed, melting point
  • ~25% EVA (Ethylene-vinyl acetate): resistance, tenacity
  • <5% Other ingredients: antioxidants, pigments, stablizing

Fastbind hot melt adhesive is a strong adhesive made especially for Fastbind Hot melt binders. It is odorless and tested for workplace safety.It is recommended to use Fastbind Hot Melt Adhesive™ in Fastbind Hot Melt Binders to guarantee the best result. Fastbind adhesive is tested to be safe at the workplace