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Product Information | Wire Bound Calendars

A4 Wire Bound Calendar

Wire Binding is a form of binding in which all pages are punched and bound using wire coils. We offer an extensive range of calendars bound with wire coils.

For detailed information about wire bound calendars, including the sizes and specifications that we can offer, please see below

When ordering calendars, to ensure that your artwork is setup correctly, please download our guideline templates.

Calendar Specifications & Sizes

Wire Bound Calendar A4 Landscape

Wire Bound A4 Landscape

A4 Calendars:

A4 Calendars can be printed and bound in both landscape and portrait orientations.

  • Size when open: 297 x 420mm
  • Size when closed: 297 x 210mm

For information on hole position, please refer to our guideline templates.

Wire Bound Calendar A3

Wire Bound A3

A3 Calendars:

A3 Calendars must be printed and bound in portrait orientation.

  • Size when open: 297 x 840mm
  • Size when closed: 297 x 420mm

For information on hole position, please refer to our guideline templates.

Wire Bound Calendar 300x300mm

Wire Bound 300x300mm

300 x 300mm Square Calendars:

300 x 300mm Calendars are square and are generally bound at the top.

  • Size when open: 300 x 600mm
  • Size when closed: 300 x 300mm

For information on hole position, please refer to our templates, by guideline templates.

Calendar Wire Colours

Wire Bound Calendars can be bound using either white or black wire.
The wire colour can be chosen during the online checkout process (this occurs after checking out / adding your item to the shopping cart).

White Wire

White Wire

Black Wire

Black Wire

Resources & Artwork Guidelines

To ensure your artwork is correctly set up, please use our Calendar Guideline templates which can be found by clicking hereBefore using our templates, please read the “read me” file first.

  • If you have selected for a hole to be drilled for hanging, please ensure you follow the drilling clear space area on our guideline templates.
  • Artwork should always be supplied as a 1-Up multiple page PDF file, with the front cover as page one and the back cover as the last page. 
    (Eg. For a 26 page page calendar, this should be one file with 26 pages in order – not 26 separate files).

Wire Binding Artwork Set Up Example:
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Calendar Sample Wire Binding

Wire bound calendars require 10mm of Internal Bleed on all edges to allow for Binding.
This means all text, logos, calendar tables and important elements must not be closer than 10mm to the trim edge.

Wire bound calendars require 3mm of External Bleed on all edges. To allow for trimming, all background graphics/ elements which finish on the trim edge must also bleed a full 3mm to the external bleed margin.

For a custom size or specification not listed above, please place a custom quote request by clicking here.
For affordable Wire Bound Calendar Design services please click here to request a custom quotation.

For affordable Wire Bound Calendar Design services please click here to request a custom quotation.

If you still have questions, or cannot find what you are looking for in the resources provided above, please contact us by clicking here and one of our team will get back to you promptly.