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

Richard Foley richard.foley at rfi.net
Thu Apr 26 12:47:58 UTC 2012

Hi Greg and Louis,

Yep, ok. I think I just have to "allow" the 3mm to disappear, by adjusting my
permitted margins inwards to move slightly away from the glued area. Another
case of RTFM :-)


Richard Foley


On Thu, Apr 26, 2012 at 08:28:16AM -0400, Gregory Pittman wrote:
> 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.
> Greg
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