Book Binding Material


Dr. Gunther Kast acquires the firm of Adolf Lachmund, manufacturer of technical fabrics, in 1961. The business then move to it present location at Sonthofen in 1966. The main products of the company are materials for industrial bookbinderies such as LINING MATERIAL, BACKLINING MATERIALS and SEWING THREADS. The refinement of fabrics for the graphic art industry takes place in the new factory from the beginning of the nineties, it also marks the start for the special requirement of customers as for as colorings, dressing and coating concerned. The manufacture and production of materials for various fields becomes increasingly broader and wider. The diversities of product and technical know-how acquired over decades enabled the company to produce special booklining mull for the graphic arts industries patented.

Lining Materials               :

Non woven (extensible)

Crepe papers (gummed/not gummed)

Paper lined mulls (gummed/not gummed)

Backlining Materials      : 

Mull  (Super crash, resp. Gouzes)

(not extensible)

Backliner (brown crepe paper)


Sewing Threads                :

Threads in different thickness

Hot sealing threads

LINING (Extensible)

BACKLINING (Not Extensible)

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