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BOARD GRADES

The following notes will assist you to determine the specification of the box you require.

Paper grades for the outer and inner liner are available in various different types, the most common being:

  • K Kraft – 25-30% Recycled Kraft paper 
  • T Test – Fully recycled liner 
  • K Kraft – 25-30% Recycled Kraft paper 
  • T Test – Fully recycled liner 
  • K Kraft – 25-30% Recycled Kraft paper 

The paper is available in various weights, the most common being:

  • 125 GSM (grammes per square metre) 
  • 150 GSM 
  • 200 GSM
  • 300 GSM

There are a number of flute profiles, the most common being:

  • B 3mm thick 
  • C 4mm thick 
  • E 1.5mm thick 
  • DW Double wall, usually a combination of B & C flutes, sometimes referred to as BC 

By combining the references listed above, a specification for the board is arrived at as follows:

  • 125K/125T B Flute - a light grade board 
  • 150K/150T B Flute - a medium grade board
  • 200K/200T B Flute - a heavier grade board
  • 300K/300T B Flute - a very heavy grade board 

Prices are quoted per 1000 boxes and excluding VAT.

We cannot guarantee exact quantities and the quantity supplied will have a tolerance of up to 10% higher or lower than the order. Tolerance's can be adjusted to meet specific requirements.

For die-cut boxes, a one-off forme cost is payable. Similarly, for printed boxes, a one-off stereo cost is payable.

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