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How Many Pages Does A Filing Cabinet Hold? Our Quick And Easy Guide To Estimating Volume

 

Moving offices? Merging companies? Making space? You may spend days, if not weeks calculating how many pages there are in what type of storage you have, in order to get a quote from a document management service to scan and shred those old company documents.

It's a tough job but someone has got to do it. Lucky for you, we have made this simple guide to help you save time and effort. You can thank us later.

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A standard 4 drawer vertical filing cabinet - 16000 pages total, 4000 pages per drawer

Shelves | 1500 pages per 30cm (horizontal)

Archive Storage box | 2500 sheets per box

Bankers Style Storage boxes | 5000 sheets per box

Box file | 500 pages

Expanding file | 300 pages

Foolscap wallet | 150 pages

Lever arch files:

25mm/1 inch binder | 250 pages

50mm/2 inch binder | 450 pages

75mm/3 inch binder | 650 pages

100mm/4 inch binder | 750 pages

125mm/5 inch binder | 950 pages

Unfolded, loose engineering drawings | 60 sheets per cm

Unbound, loose stack of paper | 70 pages per cm

Loose stack of photos | 48 photos per cm

 

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