What is cardstock?

Answer Cardstock is a thick paper that is stiff enough for crafting book covers, business cards and other products. It is manufactured and sold in individual sheets or packages in a variety of colors, tex... Read More »

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What Weight Is Cardstock?

Card stock is a heavy type of paper. It is sometimes referred to as "cover paper." Card stock comes in a wide variety of colors, weights, grades, and thicknesses, depending on the consumer's needs.

What is the weight of cardstock?

Paper weights are determined by piling, then weighing, 500 paper sheets. Five hundred sheets of a thick paper like card stock will weigh more than thin typing paper. Thus, paper weight gives consum... Read More »

What is the heaviest cardstock?

The heaviest cardstock is 120 lb. cover stock. Standard U.S. cover stock weight is determined by weighing 500 20-by-26-inch stacked sheets. Text stock, such as copy paper, has similar standard weig... Read More »

What are the best cardstock printers?

I had no problem printing on card stock with an Epson Workforce 500. It's not wireless but there are similar models which are such as the workforce 600 and NX515. The printer must have a straight t... Read More »