FSC 9310                                                         JCP Q80
                      HIGH-FINISH RED WALLET BOARD
Cardboard                                               February 1, 1999

Use information: This paragraph is informational only and is not 
    exclusively definitive of the end use.
  For face and back letterpress printing of file folders, expansion 
wallets, and loose-leaf or cloth-stripped covers for composition books. 
Printed matter may include text and line illustrations.
Stock: Principally chemical pulp; the remainder free from groundwood 

    Note: Not less than 20 pct postconsumer fiber. Any percent over 20 
  percentage points, is encouraged, provided that the requirements of 
  this Standard are met.

Grammage (g/m \2\)................................ 260
  Basis weight: 24 by 36 inches, 500 sheets 
(pounds).......................................... 160
  A tolerance of 5 pct shall be 

Bursting strength: Average, not less than (kPa)... 790
  Equivalent (lb/in \2\).......................... 115
Writing quality: Characters written with ball point and felt tip pens 
  shall be clear cut and free from excessive feathering.
General appearance: The color, finish, and cleanliness shall conform to 
  the standard sample(s) adopted by the Government.
  Color: The paper board in the order (or publication) shall be uniform. 
  The color variation shall not exceed DE(CIELAB)=1.0. Board shall match 
  the commercial standard for red or as specified. Colors shall not 
Sampling and testing: Shall be conducted in accordance with standards in 
  Part 2, Government Paper Specification Standards.


 Unless otherwise specified, the following is automatically waived when 
  printing or duplicating is to be accomplished on commercial contract
Curl: Paper board shall lie flat with either no tendency to curl or with 
  a curl which can be overcome under reasonable working conditions.
Size and trim: Paper board shall be furnished in the size(s) ordered and 
  shall be flat, trimmed square on four sides with clean smooth edges, 
  and evenly jogged. A tolerance of 2 mm (\1/16\
  inch) shall be allowed. Successive sheets within any package shall not 
  differ from each other by more than 0.5 mm (\1/64\ inch).

  Paper board with the long dimension 813 mm (32 inches) or less shall 
  be considered square if the variation does not exceed 1 mm (\1/32\ 
  inch); over 813 mm (32 inches), 2 mm (\1/16\ inch).
Grain: Direction of the grain on flat board shall be as ordered.
Pressroom conditions: The bulk of this paper board will be used in air-
  conditioned pressrooms maintained at 24  deg.C 2  deg.C 
  45 pct 8 pct relative humidity.