## What is the size of thermal printer paper?

In the United States, thermal paper roll widths are expressed in inches. Popular paper roll widths include 2 1/4, 3 1/8 inches. Generally, almost all credit card terminals take a 57mm wide roll, and the receipt printers take an 80mm roll.

**What is the paper size of POS machine?**

POS Machine paper Rolls, For Commercial, Size: 79mm

Usage/Application | Commercial |
---|---|

Size | 79mm |

Color | White |

Number Of Sheets Per Pack | Continous roll |

Brand | Genxtra |

### What is the thickness of thermal paper?

Around 80-90 microns

Standard thermal paper is similar to regular 20-lb. bond paper. Around 80-90 microns thick (thicker than both regular and heavy-weight receipt paper), standard thermal paper typically does not have a top coat and can remain readable for seven to twenty years under proper storage conditions.

**How are thermal rolls measured?**

Thermal Paper Rolls are measured by width, outer diameter and inner diameter. Take a thermal paper roll 80mm x 65mm x 12mm as an example, 80mm is the paper width; 65mm is the roll diameter; 12mm is the inner core size. Larger diameter means the paper roll contains longer paper. Thus the roll can be used in long time.

## Is all thermal receipt paper the same?

Receipt roll paper can either be thermal or non-thermal. Thermal paper makes use of heat for printing while non-thermal paper uses ink cartridges or ribbons.

**Can you use regular paper in a thermal printer?**

Using thermal paper in a regular printer is not advisable. Thermal paper is designed to work in thermal printers, which use heat instead of ink. Thus, a regular printer would probably not produce good results. The same applies to using regular paper in a thermal printer.

### What is the width and height of an A4 size paper in pixels?

Dimensions of A4 paper are 210mm × 297mm or 8.27in × 11.69in. In this answer and this forum, it is said to be 4960 x 7016 pixels .

**How do you measure a roll of receipts?**

Measuring a Paper Roll is as Easy as 1-2-3

- Measure Roll Width. The width of the roll is measured going straight across the face of the paper.
- Measure Roll Diameter. When measuring the diameter of the roll, you must measure from edge to edge; going straight across the center of the core.
- Measure Core Diameters.

## How do I know if I have thermal paper?

Scratch with Your Fingernail As mentioned above, thermal paper has a chemical coating on its surface, when you scratch the paper surface with your fingernail, there is heat generated in this process, and the thermal paper can show the black marks on its surface. It’s the easiest way to identify if it is thermal paper.

**How thick is receipt paper in inches?**

Size: 3 1/8 inches (80mm), Roll Diameter: 2.90 inches (72mm), Length: 230 feet (70m) Core Size: 7/16″ inner diameter & 7/8″ outer diameter. Material: Top quality paper to deliver crisp, clear images. Thickness: standard 48gsm, 50gsm, 55gsm thermal paper.

### What is the standard size of a receipt?

The most common sizings for receipt printing are 80*80mm, 57*50mm and 57*40mm. The Pro-Supplies’ Receipt paper catalog helps you to select the right size for the different sized printers. Alternatively, continue reading to see the difference of the most common sizes of receipt paper.

**How do you calculate reel weight?**

To find the approximate weight of a roll, multiply roll diameter squared minus core diameter squared by roll width and appropriate factor.