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21:28 Jul 30, 2007
English to Spanish translations [PRO] Tech/Engineering - Printing & Publishing / bookbinding methods
English term or phrase:burst binding
I am translating into Spanish a contract for the printing and binding of some books. The binding method to be used is "burst binding."
Explanation: Es otra forma de decir "notch binding":
burst binding :
To bind by forcing glue into notches or crenelations along the spines of gathered signatures before affixing a paper cover; also called "burst perfect bind", "notch bind", and "slotted bind". http://www.contexture.us/PUBTERMS/PUBTERMS.HTM
encuadernación fresada -- notch binding
Tipo de encuadernación, normalmente rústica, que mejora la solidez del lomo creando pequeñas muescas donde puede penetrar la cola para fijar mejor las hojas por el lomo. http://www.urdanizdigital.com/