Abbreviations used in the “Rate Wizard”

The franking machines supplied by Twofold Ltd are reliable, easy to use, and full of modern features to let you post your mail cheaper and easier than ever, but sometimes you may get a bit stuck with something. Our support team are always here to help, and if needed an engineer visit can be arranged, however on many occasions there is an easy fix and with a tiny bit of help you can solve the problem yourself.

Check out our FAQ section for more handy hints and tips, and below is a list of the abbreviations used in the Rate Wizard on your franking machine.

RM Signed forRoyal Mail Signed for
Tracked mail requiring a signature on delivery
SpDelSpecial DeliveryTracked next day mail requiring a signature on delivery and delivered by a set time
9AM / 1PMBefore 9AM / 1PM deliveryThe latest the item will be delivered by
50/500/1000/2500Compensation amountsThe amount of compensation (in pounds) that Royal Mail will pay if the item is lost or damaged
+SGSaturday GuaranteedGuaranteed Saturday delivery for Special Delivery items
Intl Letter / Small Packet / Printed Paper / Global Value / Global EconomyInternational postage options
Global Value and Global Economy are used for any international Parcel Force services. You will need to register with Parcel Force to use these services
PC 200/300/400/500Plus compensationCompensation amount if lost or damaged
LC-1000 / 2500 / 5000 / 7500 / 10000Consequential Loss
The amount Royal Mail will pay if you are charged for late delivery (time sensitive documents i.e Legal and Tax documents)
Europe EU AirEurope EU Air mailAny Country within Europe and the EU (i.e France, Germany)
Europe non-EU AirEurope non-EU Air mailAny Country within Europe but not in the EU
RoW Z1 AirRoW Z1 Air mailN. America, S. America, Africa, Asia
RoW Z2 AirRoW Z2 Air mailAutralasia
Rest of World SurfInternational Surface mailInternational mail not using planes (Boat, Train and road only)

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