Field Notes: Expedition

OUR 17TH QUARTERLY EDITION

VIRTUALLY INDESTRUCTIBLE

Note: Synthetic paper is nonporous and doesn’t absorb ink like our conventional papers. Ballpoint pens, pencils, or fine tip Sharpies work best.

SPECIFICATIONS:
  • 01.

    Proudly printed by the good people of Stromberg Allen & Company, Tinley Park, Ill.

  • 02.

    Cover: Yupo tear-resistant synthetic 74#C “Bright White,” with thick, brute force applications of “Polar Circle Gray” and “Hi-Visibility Orange” soy-based Superior inks, coated with a clear protective varnish.

  • 03.

    Innards: Yupo tear-resistant synthetic 57#T “White,” with a fine, 1-color application of “Cartographer’s Gray” soy-based Superior ink.

  • 04.

    Cover and innards printed on a Man Roland 700 perfecting 40" 4-color press.

  • 05.

    Bound by a Muller Martini “Bravo Plus” 4-pocket stream-fed saddle stitcher, with appreciation to Samuel Slocum, George W. McGill, and William J. Brown, the “Founding Fathers of the Staple.”

  • 06.

    Corners precisely rounded to a ⅜" (9.5mm) radius with a Consolidated 250 hydraulic die-cutting machine.

  • 07.

    Dot-graph grid: 3/16" × 3/16" (4.7mm × 4.7mm).

  • 08.

    Memo book dimensions are 3½" × 5½" (89mm × 140mm).

  • 09.

    Field Notes uses only the Futura typeface family (Paul Renner, 1927) in its materials.

  • 10.

    All Field Notes memo books are printed and manufactured in the U.S.A.

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Expedition Edition