Book and Document Repair

Book and Document Repair

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  • Benchmark® Polyethylene Strap

    Benchmark® Polyethylene Strap

    $29.60 - $37.40
    Clear, non-adhesive 4 mil. Polyethylene Strap gently holds a book open while on display. Softer then polyester, the polyethylene strap can be cut into strips useful for holding damaged books together prior to binding or shelving. Easily cuts to desired...
    $29.60 - $37.40
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  • Book and Document Heat Set Tissue

    Book and Document Heat Set Tissue

    $26.85
    Filmoplast® R heat set tissue has been specifically designed to repair and preserve brittle books & documents. An ultra thin buffered (pH 8.5) Japanese mulberry paper coated with a heat activated acid and solvent free acrylic co-polymer adhesive...
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  • Mudtools Polymer Platter Ribs

    Mudtools Polymer Platter Ribs

    $29.30 - $33.30
    A new ergonomic alternative to bone folders, these polymer platter ribs can be used over a wider area. Ribs are made of a unique flexible material that will not develop burrs or cracks under normal use. Platter Ribs available only in Medium.
    $29.30 - $33.30
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  • Mudtools Polymer Ribs

    Mudtools Polymer Ribs

    $18.35
    A new ergonomic alternative to bone folders, these polymer ribs have varying degrees of firmness so they can be bent or manipulated to fit into uneven, curved, or small areas. Shapes 0, 1 and 5 vary only in size. Shape 3 has a pointed end and straighter...
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  • Handmade Japanese Papers Tengucho Wood Ash

    Handmade Japanese Papers Tengucho Wood Ash

    $101.65
    A selection of the most commonly used handmade Japanese papers for paper mending & book repair. Tengucho Wood Ash papers are made from 100% Kozo and cooked with wood ash. The Tengucho papermaking tradition has been handed down for 4 generations...
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  • Handmade Japanese Papers Sekishu Hanshi

    Handmade Japanese Papers Sekishu Hanshi

    $61.00 - $76.90
    A selection of the most commonly used handmade Japanese papers for paper mending & book repair. Sekishu Hanshi papers are good for hinging, mending and backing. The middle bark layer is not removed while preparing for making the paper, creating...
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  • Handmade Japanese Papers Sekishu

    Handmade Japanese Papers Sekishu

    $104.30 - $107.60
    A selection of the most commonly used handmade Japanese papers for paper mending & book repair. A medium weight 33g, long fibered paper available in white & natural colors. A soft slightly heavier weight mending sheet useful for filling voids in...
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  • White Cotton Gloves

    White Cotton Gloves

    $35.65
    Soft, lightweight cotton gloves that protect your collection from dirty or oily hands. Prevents finger printing and scratching of fine art, photos, fiche, negatives, slides, etc.Our better quality gloves are machine washable and may be reused many times...
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  • Work Aprons

    Work Aprons

    $46.50
    Work aprons protect clothes against solvents, oils, chemicals & spills of any nature. White 1 Mil polyethylene disposable apron packed in handy dispenser bag.  Slips over head and ties in back.  Work aprons protect clothes against solvents,...
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  • Tengu Tape

    Tengu Tape

    $33.95 - $37.35
    Tengu tape machine-made 100% Thai Kozo, has no adhesive and is two sided deckled. Ideal for edge supports, hinging large artwork and useful for other conservation repair. Tape is available in white or tan.
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  • Technical Services Processing Support Boards

    Technical Services Processing Support Boards

    $7.60 - $9.00
    Provides individual books, pamphlets and periodicals extra protection while waiting for repairs & processing.Two individual tan corrugated boards with a four way rubber band. Heavyweight (250lbs. Test) acid/lignin-free, buffered (pH 8.5) corrugated...
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  • Teflon  Bone  Folders

    Teflon Bone Folders

    $40.90 - $43.10
    Non-stick Teflon bone folders for the burnishing or sharp creasing of preservation storage & repair materials. Glue will not stick to Teflon.
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  • Super Spine/Hinge Cloth

    Super Spine/Hinge Cloth

    $13.00
    Used for reinforcing and lining book spines and connecting cover boards, this sized cotton cheesecloth is commonly referred to as crash, mull and tarlatan. The open weave (approx. 22 threads per inch) cloth can be glued directly onto the spine as a liner...
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  • Spunbonded Polyester Reemay

    Spunbonded Polyester Reemay

    $33.25 - $241.65
    Non-stick, non-abrasive support fabric for fragile papers during conservation treatments. Used as an interleaving material when drying photographs, papers & textiles. The porous weave allows water to pass thru while the support fabric retains its...
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  • Sure Grip Cotton Gloves

    Sure Grip Cotton Gloves

    $47.55
    Dotted palm, heavy duty cotton gloves provide a secure grip when handling valuable artifacts. The entire surface of the finger and palm area is covered with non-slip nodules. 100% cotton and washable. Sold 12 pair per package.
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  • Round Glue Brushes

    Round Glue Brushes

    $20.05 - $57.40
    Round glue brushes with bridled bristles help insure more even distribution of adhesives. Brushes are Imported.  
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  • QuickNip™ Book Press

    QuickNip™ Book Press

    $593.80
    Handcrafted in the USA from Baltic Birch This professionally designed press was tested and approved in US and UK book labs for casing-in, pressing signatures before sewing, and pressing after gluing spines. The simple design is both affordable and...
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  • Polygenenix Static Dissipating Gloves

    Polygenenix Static Dissipating Gloves

    $18.20
    Keep dust from collecting on filmand negatives while also protecting against scratches and fingerprints. ESD gloves are specifically designed to dissipate static electricity and are comfortable and washable, for long term use.  Available in two...
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  • pH Neutral White Adhesive

    pH Neutral White Adhesive

    $14.05 - $72.90
    A smooth polyvinyl adhesive (PVA) with excellent lay-flat properties. Adhesive dries clear and remains flexible. PVA will not turn yellow or become brittle with age and is remoistenable with water. Specifically formulated for conservation purposes...
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  • Pre-gel Instant Wheat Starch

    Pre-gel Instant Wheat Starch

    $11.70
    Pre-cooked wheat starch in powder form without any additives. Simply mix with cold water to desired consistency. Makes small quantities when desired. Used for paper repairs, paper hinges, etc.. Popular for use as a poultice for removing adhesives on...
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  • Micro Spatula

    Micro Spatula

    $27.75 - $52.80
    High quality stainless steel spatulas.Used for detailed work in conservation and bookbinding. We offer 3 sizes to better serve your needs. A spoon end, standard round end with flat end and an extra large standard spatula for bigger jobs.
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  • Methyl Cellulose

    Methyl Cellulose

    $21.55
    A pH neutral adhesive with excellent aging characteristics. Used to resize, as a surfactant for cleaning, as a paper adhesive on its own, and is compatible for mixing with wheat starch paste or PVA adhesives. This is a premium grade (lower iron content)...
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  • Linen Thread

    Linen Thread

    $46.75
    Babour's 100% unbleached Irish linen thread in 50-gram spools.Thread has twisted satin finish & will not split, fray or break. Does not unravel in use. Available in two weights: 18/3 (medium weight) and 25/3 (light-medium weight).
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  • Japanese Push Drill

    Japanese Push Drill

    $92.25
    An excellent bookbinding tool that allows effortless hole-punching in a variety of materials, including leathers, papers, and binder board. The wood and brass handheld device enables drilling anywhere on a sheet of material, rather than only along the...
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  • Japanese Hake Brush

    Japanese Hake Brush

    $24.65 - $245.90
    Made of the softest select sheep hair bristles, these flat brushes are the traditional tool for applying water and thin water solutions of bleach, adhesives and paints. They can also be used to dust delicate surfaces. The unfinished long wooden handles...
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  • Jade 403 PVA Glue

    Jade 403 PVA Glue

    $13.85 - $41.35
     For use in bookbinding, conservation and fine art applications Adhere paper, cloth, wood and leather, and repair ceramic objects with this pH neutral, acid-free polyvinyl acetate emulsion. Also holds firmly to plastic materials and can be used on...
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  • Handmade Japanese Papers Kizukishi

    Handmade Japanese Papers Kizukishi

    $56.95 - $91.85
    A selection of the most commonly used handmade Japanese papers for paper mending & book repair. A lightweight, long fibered, natural colored paper for bookbinding and mending many types of paper. A lightweight sheet that forms a delicate edge when...
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  • Grip Tites® Archival Pull Fasteners

    Grip Tites® Archival Pull Fasteners

    $28.00 - $30.40
    Safely holds detached covers in place, loose pages together, stacks of periodicals awaiting the binder, rolled chart, etc.Fasteners are made from 100% undyed & unbleached cotton. Soft, non-abrasive pull fasteners cannot stain, crease or tear...
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  • GlueBots

    GlueBots

    $3.10 - $12.20
    Apply glue without drippingThis unique dispenser features a two-chamber design that pulls the glue back after squeezing to eliminate dripping and prevent clogging. Ideal for vertical applications. A widemouth opening enables easy...
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  • Filmoplast© P90 Plus

    Filmoplast© P90 Plus

    $43.00
    Specifically designed for fine art hinging. The adhesive used is a refined version of the original, providing better initial—as well as final—bond strength, while retaining the same stable aging characteristics of the Filmoplast line. P90...
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  • French Marbled Papers

    French Marbled Papers

    $11.85
    Beautiful, lightweight (85gm) machine printed papers are made in France and are used for endpapers, in books and journals, as well as in boxes. The decorative colors and designs add an elegant touch to repaired, newly bound, or artistic handmade books...
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  • Disposable White Cotton Gloves

    Disposable White Cotton Gloves

    $14.00
    Economical protection Ideal for handling documents, photographic prints and artifacts, these disposable gloves are made of an unbleached white cotton knit that will stretch to fit any size hand. Protect against dirt and fingerprints. Dispose after use...
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  • Dahle Shears

    Dahle Shears

    $39.85
    Top quality, hardened, stainless steel, machine ground blades with tough ABS handles that are virtually unbreakable. Imported from Germany. 8 in. Heavy Duty Shears
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  • Document Repair Tape

    Document Repair Tape

    $14.05 - $31.70
    Popular with Conservators and CollectorsA thin and extremely transparent paper tape used for repairing tears in documents. The adhesive is non-yellowing, pressure sensitive, and has a neutral pH. To apply, place the tape over the tear and...
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  • Cellophane Tape Removal Kit

    Cellophane Tape Removal Kit

    $238.05
    Remove destructive tape carrier and adhesive residue from books and papers using this handy device. Simply slide the heated spatula tool under the carrier to soften the tape and adhesive for removal. Any residual adhesive can then be removed using the...
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  • Caselli Spatulas

    Caselli Spatulas

    $33.10 - $36.80
     Hand-forged tooled steel spatulas, made in Italy to exacting specifications for use in conservation work. Safely remove labels, adhesive and flaking paint with precision. Two lengths available, both with rounded ends.
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  • Chinese Hake Brush

    Chinese Hake Brush

    $3.70 - $13.05
    Use for dusting, wetting and application of thin pasteTraditional Chinese Hake brushes are made of soft, white sheep hair set in bamboo handles—no metal ferrules to rust. Brushes can hold a large amount of liquid, so they’re...
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  • Canapetta Book Cloth

    Canapetta Book Cloth

    $27.35
    Paper-Backed Linen/CottonThe attractive texture and high durability of Canapetta book cloth make it an ideal substitute for natural finish buckram. Made in Italy of a medium weight cotton/linen blend, the cloth is acid-free and paper-backed...
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  • Cialux® Book Cloth

    Cialux® Book Cloth

    $26.75
    Paper-Backed RayonThis natural finish 100% spun rayon Italian cloth is backed by a viscose paper that allows easy application. The lustrous, fast-dyed natural finish makes it ideal for hot foil blocking. Cialux is colorfast to water, light...
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  • Book Repair Tool Kit

    Book Repair Tool Kit

    $61.45
    Convenient kit contains the basic tools necessary for book repair and simple restoration.Kit includes:#1 Bone Folder, Microspatula, #6 Round Glue BrushX-Acto Knife, Package of 5 X-Acto bladesMagic Rub Eraser, Cambric (4" x 12")Antique...
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  • Book Press with Brass Edges

    Book Press with Brass Edges

    $141.95
    This versatile press is a must for all bookbinding work, combining the features of a backing press, finishing press, standing press and brass-edged boards. Two vertical edges reinforced with brass strip. The large handle makes it easy to carry. Overall...
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  • Bookbinder's Needles

    Bookbinder's Needles

    $26.35
    Strong needles with gently rounded eye, making it easier to push through thick book sections or sewing pamphlets into binders.Large enough to use with #16/3 thread or thinner.  Price per package of 25.
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  • Bone Folders

    Bone Folders

    $8.30 - $16.70
    Smooth, durable natural bone folders for making sharp creases in paper and polyester or burnishing repair tapes and spine labels. A standard bookbinding and book repair tool. One end is pointed and one end rounded. The best quality folder available on...
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  • Brass Edge Boards

    Brass Edge Boards

    $105.90
    Press books after a cover has been applied with these brass-edged boards. Constructed of cabinet grade plywood, one brass edge is attached to one long side of each board. Brass edge is flush with one surface and projects out from the other surface to...
    $105.90
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  • Buckram

    Buckram

    $23.95
    Buckram is the most traditional of book cloths, used in library and utility bindings. Two finishes are currently available:  Buckram Record Linen is made of 100% heavy weight cotton, starch filled, with a slight polished appearance. Cloth is durable...
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  • Bookbinder's Awl

    Bookbinder's Awl

    $14.85
    Finished wood handle is easy to hold while piercing a clear hole through a complete signature. 1 3/4" point, 4 1/4" handle. Price per each.
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  • Acrylic Press Boards

    Acrylic Press Boards

    $44.10 - $59.92
    The smooth, flat surface of these ½” acrylic boards will not warp, splinter, stain or chip. Stronger and lighter than glass, use for pressing repaired books, and for flattening rolled documents, posters and prints. Soft Bench Weights (see...
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