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Paper options

We have regular gloss art paper, matte art paper, offset paper with different weight in our stock. Please check which one you like. Special paper is also available. 

 

Regular printing paper

Coated paper or art paper

Coated paper, we also call art paper. They are the same. Including gloss art paper and matte art paper. Art paper is good for printing photos, images and color background. It can show the color well. 

Gloss art paper

Gloss art paper includes 80gsm, 105gsm, 128gsm, 157gsm, 200gsm, 250gsm, 300gsm and 350gsm gloss art paper. 

Matte art paper

Matte art paper includes 80gsm, 105gsm, 128gsm, 157gsm, 200gsm, 250gsm, 300gsm matte art paper. 

Gloss art paper looks a little shine and matte art paper feels like silk a little. Some people also call matte art paper as silk paper. 

Uncoated paper or offset paper or woodfree paper

Uncoated paper, some people call offset paper, some people call woodfree paper. They are the same. Uncoated paper is good for writing. It is used in the book which the readers need to write down, note book, copy paper etc.

Uncoated paper includes 70gsm, 80gsm, 100gsm, 120gsm, 140gsm, 190gsm, 250gsm offset paper etc. 

Special paper and material

The special paper includes texture paper, linen paper, parchment paper, tracing paper, waterproof paper, vinyl, cloth etc. Most of them are used for cover. Some of them are used for hardcover book end sheets or inner paper or tab pages.

Paper sample manual

               

We can provide free paper sample manual. Please check the paper sample manual. The paper sample manual includes all papers we have in our stock. We show different paper with printed result and no printing paper. It also includes each paper thickness. You may calculate the spine thickness according to different inner paper. 

In the paper sample manual, we also do gloss lamination, matte lamination, spot UV, foil stamping sample to show you. 

The paper sample manual is free. But we will charge shipping cost. If you need, please contact us or send email to us [email protected].

Paper convert chart

Different country has different paper weight. Here is the paper convert chart. You may compare with your local paper. 

They are not exact same. It is estimate for reference. 

80gsm art paper ≈ 50lb coated paper 80gsm offset paper ≈ 50lb offset text
105gsm art paper ≈ 70lb coated paper 100gsm offset paper ≈ 70lb offset text
128gsm art paper ≈ 81lb coated paper 120gsm offset paper ≈ 81lb offset text
157gsm art paper ≈ 100lb coated paper
200gsm art paper ≈ 135lb coated paper
250gsm art paper ≈ 165lb coated paper
300gsm art paper ≈ 192lb coated paper