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  • catalog help please

    i need to price out some catalogs & need to know how printers define them. i will call the printer before i do this job but... just as a general rule....

    if the printed size is 11x17 then folded to 8.5x11 is this a 11x17 or 8.5x11 catalog?
    on the same lines if there are 6 - 11x17's then folded to 8.5x11 is this a 6 or 12 page catalog.

    i know this is probably a real newb question & i searched the forum with no luck
    Steeler Born, Steeler Bred And When I Die I'll be Steeler Dead!

  • #2
    vtwin_gary,

    Your printer should spell this out for you in easy to understand terms. If not, find another printer

    If you are looking to just know what your talking about when you talk to your printer.....honestly, it's better to go in not knowing too much otherwise the printer may think you know everything and gloss over the important steps.

    To answer your questions (without more specific details on your project).....An 8.5x11 catalog is 11x17 folded in half (Each 11x17 is 4 pages).

    Now the variables begin...Self cover, Plus cover, etc...............Talk to your printer!!!
    Joe Davis

    There are 3 types of people....Those who make things happen......Those who watch things happen.....and those who wonder what happened.

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    • #3
      thanks step, i just wanted a little knowledge before the phone call
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      • #4
        ok just to be sure i'm clear
        what I need is 8 - 11x17 sheets folded then stapled that would be a:

        8.5x11 - 32 page catalog
        Last edited by vtwin_gary; 10-04-2005, 12:40 PM.
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        • #5
          thought i'd give this a bump this morning to see i can get some more info before i start trying to price this thing out
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