We are often asked how to measure a paper roll. While measuring a receipt paper roll isn't hard, there are a number of terms and nuances that you need to follow in order to do it properly. Here is the rundown on how to properly measure the outside diamerter (OD), the width of the paper roll, and the core of the paper roll so that you end up with the right receipt paper for your POS printer!
This page was designed to assist you in the correct way to measure your paper roll. Measuring your paper rolls in this way will help us determine the correct size paper roll for your needs.
You can view our infographic below or download a larger PDF version to understand the five key measurement elements.