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QUICK GUIDE TO USING THE CHARTS

CMYK Color Charts

Yellow
Cyan
Magenta
Black

0 10 20

Page Title
Vertical Axis
Horizontal Axis
(see chart)

30 40 50
60 70 80

K value

Introduction
In attempting to tackle the minor difficulties associated with calibrating colors between
my head, swatch book, monitor, printer, and press, I decided that I should at least be
able to match colors between my printer and itself. Upon setting out to locate
color charts that might be suited for this purpose, I found only Pantone® documents,
and those were adjusted for specific output devices. Although the thought of creating
14,000 or so uniquely-colored squares seemed rather daunting, I figured that I and
others would be able to make sufficient use out of them to justify the task (and don’t
think I didn’t use shortcuts where I could).

How to use these charts
My explanation will undoubtably confuse you more than just trusting your intuition on
this one, but here’s how the charts are laid out. All of the Cya