Apr 26, 2014 – Clamshell boxes are custom-fit cases made for a precious bound book or set of books. They provide a stylish and professional appearance, while offering the necessary protection against harmful Known also as solander boxes or archive boxes, we make two styles of clamshell boxes. The full clamshell box or the half or’drop-back’ clamshell box. Selection depends purely on type of use and preference (even the price is the same!) The full clamshell, because of its two trays coming together, provides a bit more side wall strength and the drop Enjoy Your Custom-Made Clamshell Box. Well done, you’ve now created a custom-made clamshell box for your special book. You can use these skills to make boxes for other objects as a storage option, or for gift wrapping. Did you try this tutorial class? We’d love to hear your thoughts. Please leave any questions or comments in the section below.
A variety of box types are offered, including our top of the line leather rounded spine clamshell box with false raised bands and gold tooling. The interior of the clamshell box can be built-up and/or customized inserts can be made to accommodate virtually any shaped book, document, scroll, or multiple related items. Build a Custom-made Clamshell Box for Your Book Clamshell boxes are custom-fit cases made for a precious bound book or set of books. They provide a stylish and professional appearance, while offering the necessary protection against harmful Clamshell Book Boxes. For rare or valuable books, we build custom made clamshell boxes (also called Solander boxes). Click on a small image to see a larger image (opens in a new window). The empty clamshell. Cover and lining of buckram (bookcloth). Different linings can be made, particularly buffered archival paper in assorted colours, but we Making a Clamshell Box.
The leading difference with the clamshell is that you create two three-walledtrays, one of which sits inside the other. The process for creating the trays is exactly the same in terms of how to measure and cut and glue together. There are some changes in the measurements where you add cloth thicknesses in and a dust strip The Clamshell Boxes. Give an extra vintage and simple touch to your wedding boxes. The most classic and secures wedding handmade boxes. It offers a solution to store your photo or album with a wide opening side when you open it like a book, with two plate of board that gives additional protection, taking the album out and returning it to the box is easy.