• WINDSOR BLUE
  • RED PEPPER
  • AUBERGINE
  • COBALT

Calculate the number of sheets (i.e. 8 1/2x11, 12x18, etc.) you can cut out of a parent size sheet.

 
Sheet Grain may be important. Consult your printer for grain direction requirements. Talk with your O-K Paper rep for help with combination/dutch cuts - which yield even more out of the parent size sheet.

Formula:

Parent sheet (w)

Finished size (w)
x
Parent sheet (h)

Fnished size (h)
* round down, disregard fractions

Example:

How many 4.25 x 5.5 pieces can be cut from a 25 x 38 sheet?

Grain Long
divide vertically
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Grain Short
divide diagonally
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*round down, disregard fractions