Printing & Reprographics

Thickness of Paper

Paper Thickness 
Paper Type Approx. Caliper (Thickness)
Uncoated - Offset Paper
20lb / 50lb Offset text (uncoated) paper .0035"
24lb / 60lb Offset text (uncoated) paper .004"
28lb / 70lb Offset text (uncoated) paper .005"
Uncoated Text Opaque
60lb Opaque text — uncoated .004"
70lb Opaque text — uncoated  0.005
80lb Opaque text- uncoated .0055"
100lb Opaque text — uncoated .007"
65lb Opaque Cover — uncoated .009"
80lb Opaque Cover — uncoated .011" (11pt thick)
100lb Opaque Cover — uncoated .014" (14pt thick)
Gloss Coated Text Weight Paper
70lb Gloss text coated paper .0035"
80lb Gloss text coated paper .004"
100lb Gloss text coated paper .005"
Text Weight Satin Coated
70lb Text Satin- coated paper .0038"
80lb Text Satin- coated paper .0045"
100lb Text Satin- coated paper .0055"
Gloss Coated Cover Weight
80lb Gloss Coated paper .0075" (7.5pt)
100lb Gloss Coated paper .0092" (9pt)
Satin Coated Cover Weight Paper
80lb Cover Satin Coated paper  .0081" (8pt)
100lb Cover Satin Coated paper .011" (11pt)

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Printing & Reprographics
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