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Paper Chart

Basis Weight ("Category") Table

Type Paper

Basic Size - 500 Sheets

"Bond" - Ledger, Mimeo, Duplicator, Rag Paper

17" x 22"

"Offset" - Book, Text, Coated Paper

25" x 38"

"Cover"

20" x 26"

"Tag Stock"

24" x 36"

"Index"

25-1/2" x 30-1/2"

 The Values in the table below are intended to serve as a guide only.  They should not be used as specifications because there are variances within the same basis weight due to other characteristics of the papers.  Similar weight papers may vary between different paper manufacturers.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Thickness

 

Bond/Ledger

Offset/Text

Cover

Tag

Index

Points

Metric (grams/square meter)

Caliper (inches)

Millimeters

Equivalent Weight

16

40

22

37

33

3.2

60.2 gsm

.0032

0.081

 

18

45

24

41

37

3.6

67.72 gsm

.0036

0.092

 

20

50

28

46

42

3.8

75.2 gsm

.0038

0.097

 

24

60

33

56

50

4.8

90.3 gsm

.0048

0.12

 

28

70

39

64

58

5.8

105.35 gsm

.0058

0.147

 

29

73

40

62

60

6

109.11 gsm

.0060

0.152

 

31

81

45

73

66

6.1

116.63 gsm

.0061

0.155

 

35

90

48

80

74

6.2

131.68 gsm

.0062

0.157

 

36

90

50

82

75

6.8

135.45 gsm

.0068

0.173

 

39

100

54

90

81

7.2

146.73 gsm

.0072

0.183

 

40

100

56

93

83

7.3

150.5 gsm

.0073

0.185

 

43

110

60

100

90

7.4

161.78 gsm

.0074

0.188

 

44

110

61

102

92

7.6

165.55 gsm

.0076

0.193

 

47

120

65

108

97

8

176.83 gsm

.0078

0.198

 

53

135

74

122

110

9

199.41 gsm

.0085

0.216

 

54

137

75

125

113

9

203.17 gsm

.009

0.229

 

58

146

80

134

120

9.5

218.22 gsm

.0092

0.234

 

65

165

90

150

135

10

244.56 gsm

.0095

0.241

 

67

170

93

156

140

10.5

252.08 gsm

.010

0.25

 

72

183

100

166

150

11

270.9 gsm

.011

0.289

 

76

192

105

175

158

13

285.95 gsm

.013

0.33

 

82

208

114

189

170

14

308.52 gsm

.014

0.356

 

87

220

120

200

180

15

312 gsm

.015

0.38

 

105

267

146

244

220

18

385.06 gsm

.0175

0.445

 

  •  The darker colored boxes above represent the "most common paper weights" for that category.
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