What size mailer do I need?

At first glance, PAC mailers of varying sizes look like they all could fit the same product. Even physically placing an item on top of each mailer seems to ensure an easy fit. But finding the right size package is more involved than eyeing its size and shape. Did you know there is a mathematical equation to ensure your package fits any object every time? This logic helps you know before you order.

Step 1- Calculate the minimum mailer length by:

Measuring the length of the object +
Measuring the height of the object +
Double the height +
Add ¼ inch =
Minimum length

Step 2 – Calculate the minimum mailer width by:

Measuring the width of the object +
Measuring the height of the object +
Add ¼ inch =
Minimum width

Step 3
Determine which size mailer you need by using the above dimensions you calculated in conjunction with PAC mailer sizes available online (Minimum width x Minimum length).

Always order the right size. PAC makes it easy.
Having trouble with our equation? Watch our video to learn more and see the measuring in action.