Color Testers

Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Light Booth helps evaluate color critical applications.

May 20, 2016

Offering effective way to judge color anywhere color quality needs to be evaluated, Judge QC Light Booth helps optimize quality control operations. Product offers variety of lighting conditions, enabling users to determine how color will look in factory, as well as outside, in fluorescent-lit store, or in home environment. Lamp service indicator shows how functional lamps are, while multiple options for lamp replacement help ensure maximum up-time. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Chroma and Luminance Meters evaluate variety of light sources.

December 22, 2015

To help ensure stable quality of various light sources in terms of brightness and color, Model CS-150 with 1° measuring angle and Model CS-160 with smaller measuring angle of 1/3°, are capable of measuring chromaticity, luminance, and correlated color temperature values. Models LS-150 and LS-160, designed to measure luminance, are equipped with auto mode which automatically selects measurement speed best suited for luminance of object to be measured. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Color Readers facilitate QC via capabilities, 3-step operation.

December 10, 2015

Employing Xenon light source, CR-10 Plus and CR-20 measure colors to aid with product QC. Display is sized for readability, and internal storage accommodates 1,000 measurements (including target data on CR-10 Plus). CR-10 Plus includes pass/fail judgment results based on user-defined tolerances as well as optional accessories for 5 mm measuring area in addition to standard 8 mm area. CR-20 enables measurement results to be displayed in one of 8 color spaces/colorimetric indexes. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Laboratory and Research Supplies & Equipment, Optics & Photonics, Software, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing to Showcase Solutions for Efficiently Formulating, Evaluating, and Controlling the Color and Appearance of Plastic - NPE2015, Booth #S38026

March 2, 2015

RAMSEY, N.J.,– Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA), the leader in color measurement and color control solutions, will showcase high performance solutions for plastic applications at NPE2015: International Plastics Showcase, Booth #S38026. This event, scheduled for March 23 - 27, 2015 in Orlando, FL, is a leading trade show for products and emerging technology developments in the plastics...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Spectrophotometer offers auto-scanning capability.

February 16, 2015

Capable of automatically measuring color chart for profile creation in about 4 minutes, Model FD-9 can reduce scanning time and operator errors while optimizing measurement accuracy. LCD mounted on main body allows users to set up, operate, and monitor instrument. FD-9 can be used in network environment to serve multiple printers from all major manufacturers. With optional automatic sheet feeder, up to 100 charts can be loaded into feeder and measured continuously. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

James Heal Reveal New Martindale at ITMA Asia

July 31, 2014

ITMA Asia is an important and valuable show within the James Heal exhibition calendar and the recent 2014 exhibition confirmed that importance with a very encouraging high number of quality visitors to their stand, on which James Heal were supported by representatives from Introtech their exclusive authorised dealer in China and Hong Kong for James Heal products. In addition to many existing...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing to Exhibit Advanced Color Measurement and Control Solutions at IFT Food Expo 2014

June 13, 2014

RAMSEY, N.J.– Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA), technological leader in advanced color and light measurement solutions, will be exhibiting at the 2014 IFT Food Expo in New Orleans, Louisiana at Booth #3017. This event, scheduled for June 22 - June 24, 2014, is a leading trade show for new products and technology developments in the food industry, bringing together more than 18,000 of the...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing Americas to Showcase Innovative Light Measurement Solutions at LIGHTFAIR International 2014

June 4, 2014

RAMSEY, N.J.– Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA), provider of advanced optical technology that precisely measures the elements of color and light, today announced participation as an exhibitor at LIGHTFAIR International (LFI) to be held at the Las Vegas Convention Center, June 3-5, 2014 (booth 2137). At this year's event, the company will focus on new OLED (Organic Light Emitting Diode)...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing Americas Exhibits Alongside Instrument Systems at the Society for Information Display Conference in San Diego

June 3, 2014

RAMSEY, N.J.– Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA), provider of advanced optical technology that precisely measures the elements of color and light, will exhibit at the Society for Information Display (SID) booth number 1724, alongside Munich based Instrument Systems (IS), manufacturer of system solutions for determining the optical characteristics of displays, booth number 1720, from...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Online Color Measurement System works with transparent materials.

May 23, 2014

Suited for QA during production, colorCONTROL ACS7000 uses transmission sensor ACS3 that features lighting unit transmitter and receiver sensor positioned opposite one another. System measures color of transparent objects with resolution of ∆E=0.08 via non-contact transmitted light principle, and color of self-luminous objects can be detected as well. While receiver sensor measures at 100 mm distance with 5 mm spot, transmitter operates at 200 mm distance with 9 mm measurement spot. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing to Co-Exhibit with Instrument Systems at Aerospace Lighting Institute's Exhibitor Display Night

February 27, 2014

RAMSEY, N.J. - Konica Minolta Sensing Americas (KMSA), provider of advanced optical technology that precisely measures the elements of color and light and Instrument Systems GmbH, subsidiary company of Konica Minolta, announced today the companies will co-exhibit at the Spring 2014 Aerospace Lighting Institute (ALI) Exhibitor Display Night on March 3(rd) at the Marriott LAX Hotel, Los Angeles,...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Imaging Photometer/Colorimeter combines speed and capacity.

January 27, 2014

Featuring Hi-Res CCD image sensor that allows complex luminance distributions to be measured within seconds, LumiCam 1300 luminance and colorimetry camera meets needs of manufacturers and OEMs taking measurements of displays, LED indicator lamps, and multifunction information displays. Simultaneous capture of large number of measurements in one image conserves time, and image-processing functions integrated in software permit automated methods of analysis. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Spectralight QC

September 26, 2013

The SpectrLight QC is a visual color assessment lightbooth that can meet practically any specification. This holistic solution starts with state of the art light sources, and includes a data-driven back-end that carefully monitors the performance and condition of lamps, as well as a system to educate and certify operators. For brand owners and specifies, SpectraLight QC is a revolutionary...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

LMI Custom Mixing Reports Investments in New Technology to Improve Quality Control in Custom Mixing Products and Services

August 29, 2013

NEW PHILADELPHIA, Ohio – Over the last five years, LMI Custom Mixing, LLC, has reported capital investments of more than $1 million in new technology to enhance product quality and manufacturing flexibility across operations. LMI currently processes more than 25 million pounds of quality custom mixed rubber compound each year. Current plant capacity is 35 million pounds with future plans to...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

In-Line Measurement System is used to monitor color quality.

July 23, 2013

Designed to withstand harsh plant conditions and production settings, NC-1 non-contact, in-line color measurement system provides real-time analysis for quality and process control. Continuous color measurement is facilitated via integrated technology, software, and touchscreen controls. Suited for closed loop applications in food, plastic, textile, building materials, and medical industries, system detects out-of-spec color with measurement speeds as high as 20 times per second. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Light/Display Measurement Instrument leverages XYZ filters.

March 18, 2013

Used for 2D measurements of luminance and chromaticity, CA-2500 has low-luminance measurement range of 0.05 cd/m² and lets users evaluate and inspect various display technologies. Included data management software facilitates measurement process, from preparations such as focusing and positioning to evaluation of results. This 2D Color Analyzer also uses XYZ filters that provide correlation with spectral response of human eye and closely match CIE 1931 color-matching function. Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing to Exhibit at Plastimagen 2013 Mexico

March 6, 2013

MEXICO CITY- Plastimagen 2013 - Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, Inc. (KMSA) the worldwide leader in the industrial measurement of color, light and 3D shape, announces their participation at this year's Plastimagen 2013 at the Banamex Center in Mexico City. This year marks the 18(th) edition of the Plastimagen show, the premier exhibition for the plastics industry in Mexico and all of Latin...Read More

Controls & Controllers, Electrical Equipment & Systems, Optics & Photonics, Services

New Tools from X-Rite Put Products in Best Possible Light

October 2, 2012

X-Rite launches SpectraLight QC and new training institute to help improve speed to market and reduce costs when visually evaluating the colors of textiles, plastic parts, and coatings New light booth and X-Rite Visual Color Assessment Institute aids manufacturers that want to raise the bar on visual evaluation of products distributed through global supply chains GRAND RAPIDS, Michigan -...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Konica Minolta Sensing Unveils CM-5 Spectrophotometer at Food Ingredients Brazil 2012

September 21, 2012

RAMSEY, N.J. - Konica Minolta Sensing Americas, Inc. (KMSA), the worldwide leader in the industrial measurement of color, light and 3D shape, announces the unveiling of its state of the art CM-5 Benchtop Spectrophotometer to the Brazilian market at this year's Food Ingredients Brazil 2012 show at the Expo Centre Norte in Sao Paulo, Brazil September 18-20, 2012. KMSA will be participating in the...Read More

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

Color Proofing Kit lets users check ink color and strength.

April 24, 2012

QuickPeek® Kit provides method for checking ink color and strength for ink maker and printer. Supplied in wood case featuring removable lid with stainless steel plate for rolling ink and testing consistency, kit consists of smooth flat plate, steel measuring bar and plunger for obtaining predetermined volume of ink, steel spatula for filling measuring bar, and pipe cleaners for cleaning holes in measuring bar. Kit helps eliminate press downtime while ensuring correct color and trapping. Read More