There are many factors that impact the pricing of microfiche conversions.
GET Imaging needs to better understand your project to provide you with an accurate price estimate. Below is a list of factors that are used to assess the scope and cost of a microfiche conversion project.
Type of fiche (COM, step & repeat, jacketed), Physical condition, Number of sheets of fiche, Maximum number of columns and rows per sheet, Average number of frames used per sheet, Total number of frames, Reduction ratio, Positive or Negative Format.
Customer’s retrieval strategy, Level(s) and types of indexes (folder, sheet, document, image), Location(s) of indexing information, Database or bar codes available to support indexing.
Image Processing Information
Special instructions (deskew, crop, enhancement, re-size, rotation, endorsing, and multi-page TIFF processes).
Quality Control Information
OCR accuracy rate, Indexing accuracy rate, Legibility accuracy rate, Deskew/Crop/Truncation accuracy rate, Missing image rate.
File Format (TIFF, PDF, Text, Other), Scanning resolution (200 or 300 DPI).
Output Media (CD ROM, DVD, External Hard Drive, Other)
Labeling Requirements, Customer’s Preferred Shipper