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

Louis Desjardins louis.desjardins at gmail.com
Thu Apr 26 12:31:58 UTC 2012

2012/4/26 Gregory Pittman <gpittman at iglou.com>

> 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.

Hi Greg,

I think I got your question answered in the email I just sent (our emails
where almost sent at the same time!).

I have to rush now but will be back online later today.


> Greg
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