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Popular Instruments for Inks/Printing Industry

Mickle Proofer System EZ Zahn Dip Cups Precision Hand Proofer
       
Digital Ink Rub Tester
Teknimek Proofer System
EZ Zahn Dip Cups
Phantom Hand Proofer
This abrasion instrument is designed to measure scuffing or rubbing resistance.
Consists of separate Inker and Printer units, print disc and distribution roller for conventional inks, roller stand and print carrier.
The most popular type of viscosity measuring instrument as a national and international standard.
Phantom's precision laser engraved ceramic hand proofer for matching color off the press.
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Phantom QDâ„¢ Proofer Hand Ink Proofer Sutherland Ink Rub Tester Formed Rods
       
QD™ Proofer
Hand Ink Proofer
SUTHERLAND® Rub Tester
Formed Rods
The very first system that is fully portable and utility free so it is not locked in the ink room. Carry it to the press and dial in your ink.
The Pamarco Hand Proofer makes it easy to match colors off press, you can quickly test ink color or coverage.
The tester is a motor driven instrument for moving a weighted test strip over a printed specimen through an arc.
Solid steel rod, resembles a wire-wound rod, provides precise metered coatings on film, tin, rubber, plastics, glass, textiles & more.
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Techne Gel Timers Gloss Checker IG-320 DV-E Viscometers Pendulum Hardness Tester
       
Techne Gel Timers
Micro-Gloss III Series
DV-E Viscometers
Pendulum Hardness Tester
Obtain gelation times consistently and automatically for polymers, plastics, sealants and adhesives with these timers.
The Micro-Gloss III Series meters combine the highest accuracy, ease-of-use and multiple functionality.
Combines the features of the dial reading analog viscometer with advanced digital display technology.
Test based on the principle that amplitude of oscillation of a pendulum touching a surface decreases more rapidly the softer the surface.
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Digital Ink Rub Tester VISGAGE® pHastrode Kreb KU-2 Viscometer
       
SUTHERLAND® 2000 Dual
Byko-Visc Viscometers
pHastrode
Krebs KU-3 Viscometer
The only tester used in establishing ASTM Designation D 5264 Standard Test Method for abrasion resistance of printed materials.
Industry standard in determining absolute viscosity of all types of liquids with viscosities as high as 320 million centipoise.
Unique pH electrode uses a flushing mechanism into reference junction assembly of a standard epoxy or glass body pH electrode.
The KU-3 Viscometer displays, Krebs units, gram units and centipoise for paints, coatings and inks.
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Quadracycle DTR Lab Roller Mill GTI MiniMatcher® Microm Applicators
       
Quadracycle DTR
Lab Roller Mill
GTI MiniMatcher®
Microm Applicators
Quadracycle Instrument which measures & records drying times of all types of coatings, adhesives, etc.
These versatile roller mills are ideal for blending and milling small batches of pigment, paint, ink, adhesives, etc.
Models MM-1e & MM-2e and MM-1e/FX & MM-2e/FX Light booths.
Adjustable micrometers are film applicators ergonomically designed to facilitate fast, accurate draw downs.
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NovoLITE-Shade Duoâ„¢ Auto Drawdown Machine byko-drive TQC Film App
       
Novo-Shade Duo +
Auto Drawdown Machine
byko-drive
byko-drive XL
The Novo-Shade Duo + is a reflectometer with 3 modes of operation including opacity, shade and cleanliness.
Designed to draw down sample coatings with a high degree of reproducibility.
This automatic applicator is a simple, small and economical film applicator.
Automatic Film Applicator has the most flexible design to perform drawdowns of coatings and inks.
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Glass Drawdown Plate Wet Film Applicator Rods Rhopoint IQ GTI ColorMatcher®
       
Glass Drawdown Plate
Wet Film Applicator Rods
Rhopoint IQ
GTI ColorMatcher®
Evaluates the properties of coatings, ink, emulsions and other applications.
Large variety of wire wound applicator rods that we currently carry. Click here to go our Wire Wound Rods Order Chart Page.
The NEW Rhopoint IQ can measure all aspects of reflective appearance quality.
Multi-Source viewing system for color matching of inks, paints, plastics, textiles, paper, colorants, and other colored materials.
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PDV-100 SEMicro Patti Quantum Jar Mill Machine Gloss Checker IG-331
       
DV2000 Viscothinner
SEMicro PATTI Quantum
Jar Mill Machine
Gloss Checker IG-331
Used for determination of the viscosity in P (Poise) or cP, as used in the paint, coating and ink industry.
Pneumatic Adhesion Tensile Testing Instruments Quantum Series is a line of portable adhesion testers.
Labmill - 8000 updates and improves materials processing through a superior contaminate free grinding process.
The gloss checker that transforms ambiguous gloss into hard numbers.
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Digital Melting Point Meter PV Series Pocket Scales Indco Quic Mixers RT-6000 Opacity Meter
       
Digital Melting Point Meter
PV Series Pocket Scales
Indco Quic Mixers
RT-6000 Opacity Meter
Measures the melting point of various substances. Used for testing plastics, waxes, resins, inks, gums, fats, tars, low melting alloys, organic and inorganic compounds, etc.
Features compact design, multiple weighing units, and an auto power-off function.
Variable speed, explosion proof for painters & maintenance contractors, etc.
A simple-to-use instrument that indicates relative opacity of plastic film, paper laminates, printed packaging & other materials.
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GLE-M Matching Series Sample Ease System Damon Rod Applicator Jr. Drawdown Rods
       
GLE-M Matching Series
Standard Auto Film Applicator
Damon Rod Applicator
Jr. Drawdown Rods
Matching multi-source overhead luminaire series for large sample color evaluations.
A reliable basis to apply coating films to test charts, panels or foils in a uniform and reproducible way.
Unique, variable applicator designed for use where precise thickness control of coil coatings & other types of coatings is required.
Designed for those labs that produce samples up to 8 1/2 " wide. Click here to go our Wire Wound Rods Order Chart Page.
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Leneta Hiding Power Charts PDV-100 PATTI-K
       
Novo-Gloss Series
Leneta Hiding Power Charts
PDV-100
PATTI-K Adhesion Tester
The Novo-Gloss Glossmeters are used for Gloss measurement with maximum accuracy and resolution in gloss applications.
Opacity, penetration, penopac, display, sag/leveling, logicator, display charts and many more.
Portable/disposable viscometer used for the rapid and accurate determination of the viscous properties of Newtonian and Non-Newtonian fluids.
Conforms to ASTM D 4541: and is classified as a Type IV instrument.
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Fluid Tensiometer Model C Gage Vacuum Plates & Pumps BK Drying Time Recorder
       
Fluid Tensiometer
Model C Gage
Drawdown Vacuum Plates
TQC Drying Time Recorder
Uses patented Maximum Bubble Pressure, Viscosity Compensated method for measuring both Dynamic & Static Surface Tension.
The Model C Wet Film Thickness Gage is a precision instrument for use in the lab, the field and on the production line. New handle available.
These high quality drawdown vacuum plates are for use with wet film applicators and are machined from hard aluminum solid bar stock.
The TQC Drying Time Recorder measures and Records the Drying Time of Surface Coatings, etc.
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Calling Card Gage Octagon Gage Model S Gage Wet Film Gages
       
Calling Card Gage
Octagon Gage
Model S Gage
Nordson Type WFT Gauges
Measure wet film thickness of paints, enamels, lacquers, adhesives & many other wet coatings.
All purpose wet film thickness measurement gauge with a range from 0.4 to 400 mils.
Standard practice for measurement of wet film thickness of organic coatings by notched gauges.
The Dual Nordson Type Gardco Wet Film Thickness Mil Gauge measures all types of wet coatings in mils and microns.
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