PRESSING

PRESSING + CLEANING

Pressing is a highly technical practice done to improve the condition and value of books. Non color breaking defects such as wrinkles, bends and rolled spines can be improved. We offer pressing in house at:

• $15 per book valued up to $1000
• $30 per book valued up to $2500
• 2% of FMV on books over $2500.

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Cleaning can make your books look new and improve the grade of your books by removing non permanent soiling such as color transfer, pencil marks, and dirt. We offer  cleaning in house for:

• $25 per book valued up to $1000
• $50 per book valued up to $2500
• 3% of FMV on books over $2500.

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Please note for grading that if your submission book requires customs for delivery to us you will be invoiced for these fees.

BEFORE AND AFTER

GRADE BUMPS

A good press can also improve the grade on a comic. We have cracked open many graded books and re-submitted them after pressing to receive a higher grade. 

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

Please contact derek@captcancomics.ca for all pressing and grading related inquiries.

TESTIMONIALS

Jeff Norman

Derek Clemens does impeccable work. The only guy I trust with my big keys!

Thomas Dawson

I’m excited to hear that Derek Clemens is going to be your fulltime presser and cleaner at CaptCan Comics. I’ve been sending him books for a few years now and his work is phenomenal.

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