FAQs of Printing and Copying

What is 3D printing?

3D printing is a process for making a physical object from a three-dimensional digital model, typically by laying down many successive thin layers of a material. Copier Supply Store offers a range of 3D Printers for your printing and copying needs.

What is the most common size for a catalogue?

Catalogues and booklets are typically made in 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″, 8 1/2″ x 11″, 8 1/2″ x 11 and 11″ x 17″.

What are the standard sizes for postcards?

Copier Supply Store says postcards are typically created in 3 sizes: 4″ x 6″, 5″ x 7″ and 5 1/2″ x 8 1/2″

What is a proof?

A proof is a copy of your document provided to you before your printing job. A proof gives you the opportunity to inspect the layout and ensure the colors are exactly as you wish for them to be. Once you approve your proof, your printing company will go ahead and complete the job for you.

Is white considered a printing and copying color?

Paper used in printers is typically white, so white is not commonly considered a printing color. White generally stands for a lack of ink.

What are common materials used for label creation?

Uncoated paper – for labels easily printed on by machine

High gloss paper – good printability, cannot be hand written on

Vinyl – good for outdoor environments

Acetate – for creation of transparent labels

Polyester – best for labels that need to be applied to objects with sharp corners


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