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Colombier commercial

Colombier commercial

The Colombier commercial paper size, a unique and often overlooked format, holds its own in the world of print media. As part of the ISO 216 standard, it measures an impressive 620mm x 850mm. This makes it one of the larger formats within this internationally recognized series.

What sets Colombier commercial apart is its versatility. Its generous dimensions make it ideal for large-scale projects such as posters, maps, or architectural plans. Yet, despite its size, it maintains a level of elegance and professionalism that's hard to match.

Colombier commercial paper dimensions


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2A046.81 x 66.221189 x 1682119 x 1683370 x 4768
A120.51 x 0.7113 x 181 x 237 x 51
4A066.22 x 93.621682 x 2378168 x 2384768 x 6741
A110.71 x 1.0218 x 262 x 351 x 74
A101.02 x 1.4626 x 373 x 474 x 105
A3+12.95 x 19.02329 x 48333 x 48933 x 1369
A1+23.98 x 35.98609 x 91461 x 911726 x 2591
A0+35.98 x 50.87914 x 129291 x 1292591 x 3662
A64.13 x 5.83105 x 14811 x 15298 x 420
A55.83 x 8.27148 x 21015 x 21420 x 595
A48.27 x 11.69210 x 29721 x 30595 x 842
A311.69 x 16.54297 x 42030 x 42842 x 1191
A91.46 x 2.0537 x 524 x 5105 x 147
A216.54 x 23.39420 x 59442 x 591191 x 1684
A82.05 x 2.9152 x 745 x 7147 x 210
A123.39 x 33.11594 x 84159 x 841684 x 2384
A72.91 x 4.1374 x 1057 x 11210 x 298
A033.11 x 46.81841 x 118984 x 1192384 x 3370

Interestingly enough, Colombier commercial is not part of the ANSI series used predominantly in North America. This gives it a certain exclusivity in markets where ISO standards are prevalent.

One might wonder why such a specific paper size exists at all. The answer lies in history: Colombier was originally used for printing newspapers during the early days of press printing. Today, while digital media may have taken over much of news dissemination, Colombier commercial continues to be relevant in various industries due to its unique blend of size and sophistication.

Whether you're looking to make a bold statement with your next marketing campaign or need an elegant solution for presenting large-scale designs or plans - consider Colombier commercial paper size as your go-to choice.

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Interesting facts about Colombier commercial

1: Colombier Commercial Paper is a High-Quality Paper

Colombier commercial paper is known for its exceptional quality and durability. It is specifically designed for commercial printing purposes, making it ideal for various applications such as brochures, catalogs, and high-end marketing materials.

2: It Offers Excellent Printability

Colombier commercial paper has a smooth surface that allows for excellent printability. Its consistent texture ensures sharp and vibrant printing results, making it a preferred choice among professional printers.

3: It Comes in Various Weights and Finishes

Colombier commercial paper offers a wide range of weights and finishes to cater to different printing needs. Whether you require a lightweight paper for flyers or a heavier stock for business cards, Colombier has options to suit every requirement.

4: It Is Environmentally Friendly

Colombier commercial paper is produced using sustainable practices. It is often made from recycled fibers or sourced from responsibly managed forests, ensuring minimal environmental impact without compromising on quality.

5: Colombier Commercial Paper Has Global Recognition

The reputation of Colombier commercial paper extends beyond its country of origin. Its exceptional quality has gained recognition worldwide, making it a sought-after choice among professional printers across the globe.

6: The History of Global Paper Sizes and Series

The standardization of paper sizes can be traced back to the ISO (International Organization for Standardization) system introduced in the mid-20th century. The most commonly used series within this system are A, B, and C series.

A Series:

The A series includes widely used paper sizes such as A4 (210 x 297 mm) and A3 (297 x 420 mm). These sizes are commonly used for printing documents, letters, and posters.

B Series:

The B series is primarily used for larger format printing. B sizes are derived from the A series by maintaining the same aspect ratio but increasing the dimensions. For example, B2 (500 x 707 mm) is twice the size of A2.

C Series:

The C series is mainly used for envelopes and folders. The C sizes are also derived from the A series but have different dimensions to accommodate various envelope requirements.

Interesting Note: Golden Ratio in Paper Sizes

An interesting fact about paper sizes is that they follow the golden ratio (approximately 1:1.618). This ratio ensures aesthetic harmony and balance when resizing or scaling documents within a specific paper size series.

Interesting Note: US Paper Sizes

While most countries use ISO standard paper sizes, the United States follows a different system known as ANSI/ASME Y14.1 or North American paper sizes. The most common size in this system is Letter (8.5 x 11 inches), which differs from the international standard of A4.