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Popular Instruments for Inks/Printing Industry

Mickle Proofer System Wedge Printing Plate Precision Hand Proofer
       
Digital Ink Rub Tester
Teknimek Proofer System
Wedge Printing Plate
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 Wedge Printing Plate is a tool used for quick and easy proof press testing of stocks and inks.
Phantom's precision laser engraved ceramic hand proofer for matching color off the press.
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EZ Zahn Dip Cups Hand Ink Proofer Sutherland Ink Rub Tester Formula Scales
       
EZ Zahn Dip Cups
Hand Ink Proofer
SUTHERLAND® Rub Tester
Formula Scales
The most popular type of viscosity measuring instrument as a national and international standard.
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.
PANTONE® Formula Scales LC & 3 are great for measuring spot color and large ink mixes.
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Fineness of Grind Gauges Phantom QDâ„¢ Proofer DV-E Viscometers Pendulum Hardness Tester
       
Fineness of Grind Gages
QD™ Proofer
DV-E Viscometers
Pendulum Hardness Tester
In its simplest conception, a Fineness of Grind Gage may be considered essentially a continuous variable screen.
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.
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 Viscotester 1 & 2 Plus
       
SUTHERLAND® 2000 Dual
Byko-Visc Viscometers
pHastrode
Viscotester 1 & 2 Plus
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.
Portable Viscometer, battery-operated and suitable for quick and reliable tests and comparative measurements for quality control applications.
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8 Path Wet Film Applicator Lab Roller Mill GTI MiniMatcher® Kreb KU-2 Viscometer
       
8 Path Wet Film Applicator
Lab Roller Mill
GTI MiniMatcher®
Krebs KU-3 Viscometer
Precision wet film applicators are used in conjunction with paper charts, hiding power charts, plate glass or any smooth, flat surfaces.
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.
The KU-3 Viscometer displays, Krebs units, gram units and centipoise for paints, coatings and inks.
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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 Reliapull Microm Applicators
       
Glass Drawdown Plate
Wet Film Applicator Rods
ReliaPull
Microm Applicators
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 ReliaPull® Adhesion Test Equipment was built to help reduce the human variation imposed on the results of Tape Tests performed manually.
Adjustable micrometers are film applicators ergonomically designed to facilitate fast, accurate draw downs.
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PDV-100 SEMicro Patti Quantum GTI ColorMatcher® Gloss Checker IG-331
       
DV2000 Viscothinner
SEMicro PATTI Quantum
GTI ColorMatcher®
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.
Multi-Source viewing system for color matching of inks, paints, plastics, textiles, paper, colorants, and other colored materials.
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 DV-III Ultra Rheometer
       
Digital Melting Point Meter
PV Series Pocket Scales
Indco Quic Mixers
DV3T Rheometer
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.
Programmable rheometer ideal for analyzing fluids in various applications.
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GLE-M Matching Series RT-6000 Opacity Meter Cone & Plate Viscometers Jar Mill Machine
       
GLE-M Matching Series
RT-6000 Opacity Meter
Cone & Plate Viscometers
Jar Mill Machine
Matching multi-source overhead luminaire series for large sample color evaluations.
A simple-to-use instrument that indicates relative opacity of plastic film, paper laminates, printed packaging & other materials.
Sophisticated instrument for determining absolute viscosity of fluids in small sample volumes.
Labmill - 8000 updates and improves materials processing through a superior contaminate free grinding process.
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Novo-Gloss RF Trio PA-760 Cupping Tester PDV-100 PATTI-K
       
Novo-Gloss RF Trio
PATTI Micro
PDV-100
PATTI-K Adhesion Tester
The Novo-Gloss RF Trio is a lightweight, portable and low cost triple angle glossmeter.
The portable, smallest and most accurate coatings adhesion strength tester currently on the market.
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 Rhopoint IQ Quadracycle DTR
       
Fluid Tensiometer
Model C Gage
Rhopoint IQ
Quadracycle DTR
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.
The NEW Rhopoint IQ can measure all aspects of reflective appearance quality.
Quadracycle Instrument which measures & records drying times of all types of coatings, adhesives, etc.
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BK Drying Time Recorder Gloss Checker IG-320 Octagon Gage Techne Gel Timers
       
TQC Drying Time Recorder
Micro-Gloss III Series
Octagon Gage
Techne Gel Timers
The TQC Drying Time Recorder measures and Records the Drying Time of Surface Coatings, etc.
The Micro-Gloss III Series meters combine the highest accuracy, ease-of-use and multiple functionality.
All purpose wet film thickness measurement gauge with a range from 0.4 to 400 mils.
Obtain gelation times consistently and automatically for polymers, plastics, sealants and adhesives with these timers.
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Calling Card Gage Octagon Gage Model S Gage Formed Rods
       
Calling Card Gage
Octagon Gage
Model S Gage
Formed Rods
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.
Solid steel rod, resembles a wire-wound rod, provides precise metered coatings on film, tin, rubber, plastics, glass, textiles & more.
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Sample Ease System Leneta Hiding Power Charts Damon Rod Applicator Jr. Drawdown Rods
       
Standard Auto Film Applicator
Leneta Hiding Power Charts
Damon Rod Applicator
Jr. Drawdown Rods
A reliable basis to apply coating films to test charts, panels or foils in a uniform and reproducible way.
Opacity, penetration, penopac, display, sag/leveling, logicator, display charts and many more.
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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