Press Release Summary:
Slide-rule Model CNF-1307 has scales on edges for direct measurement of points, picas, elite, point sizes, lines, number of words, and number of characters. Copy fitting calculator helps users determine how much copy is required for specified type size and space, what size type is required to fill space with specified copy, and how much space is required for specified copy and type size. Manufactured from laminated plastic, instrument measures 9.75 x 3.25 in.
Original Press Release:
Copy Fitting Calculator
GEI International, Inc. announces the availability of a slide ruler copy fitting calculator which will quickly calculate the space that a given amount of copy will fit.
The calculator is a useful tool for everyone involved in desktop publishing and photo-typesetting. Scales on the calculator are comprehensive and include Points, Picas, Elite, Point Sizes, Lines, Number of Words, Number of Characters, etc.
With this calculator it is easy to quickly determine:
How much copy is required for a specified type size and space.
What size type is required to fill a space with specified copy.
How much space is required for specified copy and type size.
In addition, the CNF-1307 features scales on the edges which may be used like a ruler for the direct measurement of picas, lines, points and characters to the inch (cpi).
This item is a time frustration saver for anyone involved in the preparation of typeset graphics including printers, graphic artists, typesetters, computer users, etc.
The CNF-1307 measures 9.75" x 3.25" and is manufactured from durable laminated plastic for long life.
Further information and literature on the CNF-1307 is available from GEI International, Inc.