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

Optics & Photonics, Test & Measuring Instruments

High Resolution Imaging Colorimeter detects very small flaws.

September 18, 2015

Built around scientific-grade, cooled interline CCD sensors with 29 MP resolution, ProMetric® I29 is capable of detecting very small flaws that are easily missed by human inspectors. Mura, particles, scratches, and other defects in flat panel displays can be identified and quantified using TrueTest™ Automated Visual Inspection software to provide objective and repeatable pass/fail criteria. Available with interchangeable lenses, ProMetric I29 supports high-speed USB and Ethernet communications. 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, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Vision Systems

Spectral Color Measurement System works on difficult surfaces.

June 20, 2014

Equipped with ACS2 circular sensor, colorCONTROL ACS7000 performs inline color measurements via choice of 3 modes – color recognition, color measurement with trend analysis, and spectral comparison – on structured, reflective, and shiny metallic surfaces. Sensor provides exact measurement results independently of working direction and surface type; measurement geometry is 45° circular/0°, and resolution is ΔE<0.08. Measurement frequency of 2,000 Hz suits high-volume production applications. 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... 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

GyroWash - Washing and Dry Cleaning Colour Fastness Tester offers Complete Flexibility of Test Methods

April 22, 2014

GyroWash, from James Heal, is used to determine colour fastness to washing, dry cleaning and chlorinated water of textile and leather samples and as the test vessels are interchangeable, testing can be carried out to both European (ISO) and American (AATCC) standards. It is also equipped with a UniController™, a smart and innovative multifunctional interface which gives the user the control... 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

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

The Hohenstein Institute & James Heal - A Historic Partnership

September 25, 2013

Why the Hohenstein Institute Choose James Heal Find out why the prestigious Hohenstein Institute say "James Heal not only make the best equipment, but also provide a fantastic service" in our latest blog. The Hohenstein Institute & James Heal - A Historic Partnership Headquartered in a 300 year old castle, the Hohenstein Institute is a world-leading research and teaching facility for... 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, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments

Color Measurement System supports inline and offline use.

June 18, 2013

Operating contact-free at distances up to 50 mm with measuring geometry of 30°/0°, colorCONTROL ACS 7000 has 9 mm measuring spot with accuracy of ΔE <0.08. Several operating modes are available, enabling users to perform measurements between color distance ΔE and reference value: ΔE(CMC), ΔE99, ΔE94, and ΔEDE2000. For spectral measurements, user can choose between different color spaces; L*a*b*99, L*c*h*, and L*c*h*99 compliment conventional XYZ, L*a*b*, and L*u*v*. Read More