CAED Plot Center

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Building 21, Room 131A
Email: caed-plotting@calpoly.edu
Open Hours: 9am - 5pm  M -
By appointment only during finals week, first week of the quarter, academic holidays, and summer quarter

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Payment method: PolyCard swipe https://polycard.calpoly.edu/


Updated pricing will be posted Fall 2018
$TBD Black 8.5x11" or 11x17" Laser Copier
$TBD Color 8.5x11" or 11x17" Laser Copier
$TBD KIP 36" Laser Plotter
$TBD Canon 36" Inkjet Plotter
$TBD Canon 42" Inkjet Plotter

How to Plot

KIP Laser Plotter 36"
Canon InkJet Plotters 36" and 42" (High quality)

Plotting Guidelines

Plot files should be PDF
Plotting is self serve with a lab monitor to help with questions
Flatten layers from within Acrobat
Flatten layers in Photoshop and compress files in InDesign or Illustrator
Maximum width and height: W 35.5" X H 72" (for 36" printers)
Maximum width and height: W 41.5" X H 72" (for 42" printers)
Orient your posters to landscape mode

Other Plotting Options

Cal Poly Print and Copy

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