[scribus] perfect bound 3mm gutter question/problem?

Gregory Pittman gpittman at iglou.com
Thu Apr 26 12:28:16 UTC 2012

On 04/26/2012 01:33 AM, Richard Foley wrote:
> Hi Louis,
> Thanks for your reply and I believe you understand me correctly. The 6mm is LSI
> recommendations for bleed, although the actual cutting error/drift over edge is
> expected to be 2mm. The 3mm inside glueing area now sounds like a potential
> problem.
> If I, in turn, understand you correctly, my pages will have 3mm 'lost' from
> their inside edges, because of the glue. If this is the case, then I should
> probably have realized this before I started. Every page will be visibly 3mm
> thinner than planned, and offset slightly.

It seems like what you need to do is reset the page size (correct me if 
I'm wrong, Louis) to add this 3mm, unless LSI will automatically 
compensate for this with their paper choice.


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