Roll Weights

Several factors go into the final weight of a roll of paper, but it can be helpful when determining things like pricing and freight logistics. Results from this calculator and formulas provided below are approximate weights only. Be sure to contact us for the most accurate details for any specific roll.

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Paper TypePaper Type Factor
Ivex 70# Crepe0.0139
Ivex Kraft0.026
Bond0.021
Bristol0.022
C1S Cover0.025
C1S Text0.031
C2S Freesheet Cover0.028
C2S Freesheet Text0.034
C2S Groundwood Text0.035
Newsprint0.018
Supercalendered0.033
Tag / Index0.026
Uncoated Freesheet Cover0.020
Uncoated Freesheet Text0.024

Example

Let’s calculate the weight of a 36″ wide roll of Ivex Kraft paper. We’ll use a core diameter of 3″ and a roll diameter of 50″.

Formula: