Perforation FAQs:

Q: Is a perforation a small hole in a thin material or web?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a perforation used in ways to separate loose leaf?

A: Yes, A fine perforation next to the rings allows the page to be separated from the book with no confetti.

Q: Are perforations called perforating?

A: Yes, and which involves puncturing the workpiece with a tool.

Q: Is a perforation often carried out on roll slitting machines as the printed material is slit down to the finished roll size?

A: Yes.

Q: Is a perforation the consistency of the hole size?

A: Yes, and compared to mechanical perforation.

Q: Are perforations usually used to allow easy separation of two sections of the material?

A: Yes, such as allowing paper to be torn easily along the line.