DTP


 
Lively discussions on the graphic arts and publishing — in print or on the web


Go Back   Desktop Publishing Forum > General Discussions > Print Production & Automation

 
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Prev Previous Post   Next Post Next
Old 03-05-2005, 03:53 AM   #1
Ginja_Ninja
Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2005
Location: UK
Posts: 4
Default Sourcing Paper

Hi, i am new here and i am not sure wether this post is in the correct forum, so please forgive me.

I need some help on finding some appropriate paper for something i am currently working on.

I have a Canon i9950 A3+ printer and i need some a3 paper that i can print on both sides. This would be either matte or semi gloss (satin) and around 200gsm ish. It would be for high quality photos and text.

Canon themselves dont make what i am looking for so i am looking elsewere.

I have tried Hp Supirior Paper Glossy (brochure flyer paper) 180gsm (C6821A) but the quality is not there. I think its putting too much ink down, but i cant seem to find a setting that my printer likes.

Does anybody have any experience with such a paper i am looking for, or even paper that they have tried in a4 but you know the manufacturer does an a3 version of.

I am having really difficulty finding double sided paper, i didnt think it would be a problem. I cant be the only person in the world that wants to print on 2 sides with photos and text to make a publication.

I really appreciate your time and thoughts on this subject.

Take care, G_N
Ginja_Ninja is offline   Reply With Quote
 

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Is the [Paper] colour ever used? Robin Springall Print Design 13 10-07-2006 02:32 PM
All weather paper... terrie The Corner Pub 4 06-16-2006 12:08 PM
Making paper PeterArnel Print Production & Automation 14 06-14-2006 03:20 PM
Names of Paper PeterArnel Print Production & Automation 8 05-14-2006 01:15 PM
US size paper in the UK Richard Hunt General Publishing Topics 4 01-17-2006 08:28 AM


All times are GMT -8. The time now is 04:18 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.9
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
Contents copyright 2004–2014 Desktop Publishing Forum and its members.