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Manufacturers measure paper thickness in units called mils one mil is equal to one one-thousandth of an inch, and thicker paper provides better dispersal of ink. The thickness of a paper is decided by the paper maker and is measured in one of two ways there is a us standard, as well as a european system. The term card stock is used to describe paper with weights from 50 lb card stock thickness is usually measured in points or mils which is the thickness of the. How to determine paper thickness paper weights & thickness chart in an effort to help eliminate the paper weight confusion problem, we have compiled the. In the us, paper thickness is often expressed in points, such as 10pt, 12pt following chart shows basis weights, gsm, caliper thickness, points. The thickness of a piece of paper depends on the type of paper and the intended use thickness is measured in calipers, which are expressed in thousandths of an inch.