Paper Specifications

Paper Weight for Printing

To help guide you when you're looking what to print your collateral as we've pulled together a helpful list below:

  • Paper Weight is measured in grams per square meter (gsm)

    • 75-100gsm - standard office printer/photocopier paper

    • 120gsm - letterheads

    • 130gsm - used for mass-produced promotional material like direct mail - good for two-sided printed - any less than 130 gsm, you will see through to the print on the other side

    • 150-200gsm - flyers and brochures and need to be scored if folded

    • 250 gsm - brochure covers, posters, cards, and booklets - scoring required for folding

    • 300 gsm - greeting cards and business cards

 

​Paper Folding 

Paper Sizes

To help guide you when you're looking what to print your collateral as we've pulled together a helpful list below:

  • Paper Weight is measured in grams per square meter (gsm)

    • 75-100gsm - standard office printer/photocopier paper

    • 120gsm - letterheads

    • 130gsm - used for mass-produced promotional material like direct mail - good for two-sided printed - any less than 130 gsm, you will see through to the print on the other side

    • 150-200gsm - flyers and brochures and need to be scored if folded

    • 250 gsm - brochure covers, posters, cards, and booklets - scoring required for folding

    • 300 gsm - greeting cards and business cards

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