Wirralco have a wide range of finishing equipment to produce a wide variety of finished products.

Finishing Department

Creasing, Perfing, Numbering, Punching, Wiro Binding

Wirralco have a wide range of finishing equipment which either used solely or in combination with others to produce a wide variety of finished products.

All material 170gsm and over is scored as standard to prevent cracking.

Paper Weight: 70 gsm to 160 gsm
Crease / Folder Litho
Paper Weight: 150 gsm to 350 gsm
Crease / Folder Digital
Paper Weight: 200 gsm to 350 gsm
Paper Weight: Up to 350 gsm
Paper Weight: 80 gsm to 350 gsm

Numbering up to SRA3.  Punching up to 4 file holes in 1 pass. Wiro Binding up to A3 Portrait.

Application Ideas:

  • Folded Appointment Cards
  • Folded Leaflets
  • Application Forms With Tear Off
  • Folded Business Cards
  • 6pp Cover For Booklets
  • Gift Vouchers
  • Crash Numbered Cut Sets
  • File Hole Punched Forms
  • Calendars
  • Greeting Cards

Booklets & Brochures

Booklet Maker
(short run digital up to 64pp) Size: From A5 (portrait) to A4 Covers over 150gsm are scored as standard

Booklet Maker
(6 stations plus cover feeder with scoring)
Size: From A6 to A3

On Booklets over 20pp we would normally recommend inner pages not to be over 170gsm as the booklet would not sit flat.

Application Ideas:

  • Brochures With 2pp Throw Out Booklets
  • Presentation Folders With Stitched Inserts
  • Price Lists
  • Prospectus For Schools
  • Menus
  • 28pp Calendars A4 (Opening To A3)


Continuous Collater
: Collates up to 6 part in one pass
: Collates and Crash Numbers and in one pass.
: Also has facility to file hole punch
: Tapeflexing

Collater & Sheeter
We use web fed presses (in excess of 20 numbered pads) to offer a more cost effective way of to produce cuts, book and pads compared with conventional flat sheet production.

Sheets, Collates, Crash Numbers and Line Edge Glues in one pass.

Also has facility to file hole punch

Collater for Sheets
Size up to SRA3
Used for finishing of all litho produced sets.

Application Ideas:

  • Invoices
  • Delivery Notes
  • Purchase Orders
  • Enquiry Forms

Die Cutting & Laminating

Die Cutting
Up to B2 or SRA4

Kiss Cutting
Sheet Size SRA4 to B2

Embossing & Debossing
Sheets Size SRA4 to SRA2 on 250gsm to 350gsm

Sheet size SRA4 to B2.

Gloss / Matt / Anti Scuff / Soft Touch.

It is recommended that Presentation Folders with solids would benefit from being laminated to avoid cracking

Application Ideas:

  • Presentation Folders
  • Tabs
  • Legal Corners
  • Round Cornered Business Cards
  • Short Run Personalised Packaging
  • Marketing Material
  • Postcards
  • Wallets
  • CD Holders
  • Short Run Personalised Envelopes