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Powis Parker Releases the New Fastback CP Binding Strip

In late 2006 Powis Parker Inc. released the new Fastback CP Binding Strip. The CP strip is designed as a solution for binding difficult to bind papers with the Fastback 15xs Binding Machine. The new Powis Parker Fastback CP strip has a strip of center glue that is formulated for extremely aggressive adhesion. The Fastback CP strip works well with split sheets and coated paper but also creates a strong bind with smooth paper without using the Powis Edge splitter which is part of their high end photobook production cell.

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Comparing the Powis Parker Fastback Model 15xs and Fastback Model 9

Both the Fastback 15xs and the Fastback Model 9 systems are tape binding machines. Tape binding is a type of binding that allows a user to produce bound documents with a thermal tape adhesive spine. This article discusses each model individually and helps to shed light on the different applications of each model.

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A Glossary of Powis Parker Fastback Binding Terms

This article will outline some of the most common terms that you may encounter when using this style of binding system. This is just a start but hopefully it will help you to start speaking the language of Fastback.

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Get Binding With Powis Parker Fastback

There are many different binding methods available today, from the humble three-ring binder to plastic comb binding to binding with color coils and wire. One method that's sometimes overlooked is the Fastback binding method from Powis Parker. The Fastback is an innovative system with some great features and it definitely has some advantages over the tried-and-true binding methods.Here are some of the great things Fastback can do and why this machine blows other binding methods out of the water.

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Reviewing the Fastback 9 Thermal Binding Machine

Thermal binding is one of the more elegant options out there when it comes to book binding and the Fastback 9 makes it quick and easy. Here are a few good reasons to check out the Fastback 9.

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The PowisPrinter and a Fastback Binder - A Dynamic Duo

You can set up the PowisPrinter™next to a Fastback®binder, so that after your strip prints, it goes directly to the binder for binding.And you can save time binding multiple books with the same title, because the printer can print a strip while the previous book (with the same width and title) is being bound. Fancy, huh?

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Get Binding With the Fastback 9 Binding Machine

Fastback thermal binding is one of the most elegant ways to bind your documents and it just got a whole lot easier and affordable thanks to Powis Parker's new Fastback 9 binding machine. You can find out more about this great machine by continuing to read this article, so sit back, relax, and read on.

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Professional Quality Photobook Binding Using the Powis Parker Studio PhotoBook Binding System

At a recent dealer meeting, Powis Parker introduced and launched a brand new solution for binding photobooks called the Fastback Studio Photobook system.It allow small photo studios, print shops, photo stores and photography studios to create and bind their own professional quality hard cover photobooks. Here is how the new system works …

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Using the Print Window of the PowisPrint Software For the Fastback PowisPrinter

This article will provide an overview of the different buttons and boxes that are part of this Print Window. When you select "Print" from the file menu, the Print Window opens. The Print Window display is divided into five buttons (the Print Commands) and four boxes (the Status Boxes).

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An Introduction to Powis Parker Fastback Binding Strips

This article is a quick overview of the different tape bind strips that are available and what they are used for.

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Powis Parker Fastback Frequently Asked Questions

If you have a Powis Parker Fastback binding machine or are considering buying one you may have questions.This article is not designed to answer questions about any particular machine but instead offers answers concerning the entire line of Fastback binding equipment.

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Five Reasons Every School Library Should Have a Fastback Binding Machine

Have you heard of Powis Parker Fastback? If you are a school librarian, teacher, administrator, media center specialist or school district purchasing agent you might really want to check it out. This article will identify five reasons that your school library should consider owning a Fastback Binding System.

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Fastback Releases new Foilfast Titlesheets to Help Prevent Adhesive Buildup with theF Powis Parker

This past week Powis Parker Inc announced that it is releasing new and improved Foilfast Titlesheets for use with its P21x Foilfast printer. Fastback Foilfast Titlesheets are designed are designed to adhere and match Fastback Hardcovers allowing users to print custom foil graphics for yearbooks, hard cover presentations, photobooks and more.Here is a quick overview of the Foilfast Titlesheets.

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The New CP Upgrade for the Fastback 15xs

If you own a Powis Parker Fastback 15xs binding machine you might be interested to know that a brand new upgrade is available for your machine.The good news about this upgrade is that it will add some great new functionality to your machine. Even so, this upgrade is more than worthwhile considering the improvements that it makes to your Fastback 15xs binding machine. Here is a quick overview of the added features that you get with this new upgrade...

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An Introduction to the Powis Paker Fastback Photobook Workcell

Just one of our Photobook Work Cell can easily support a high-volume digital photography printer. And the equipment automatically adjusts to varying book thickness. Each Photobook Work Cell contains three pieces of equipment:

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