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Agricultural & Farming Products

X-Rite Pantone to Show New Color Management Technologies for Plastics Manufacturers at the NPE2012 International Plastics Showcase in Orlando

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - X-Rite Incorporated (NASDAQ: XRIT) and Pantone LLC will present new color management and communication tools at the NPE2012 International Plastics Showcase in Orlando, Fla. that plastics manufacturers can use to accurately communicate color data between plants worldwide, reduce rework and scrap, and improve quality. X-Rite representatives manning booth 26027 in the Orange...

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Optics & Photonics

New Instruments Help Plastic Manufacturers to Monitor and Maintain Color Quality

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., USA, May 10, 2010 - X-Rite, Incorporated is unveiling a new family of multi-angle spectrophotometers and advanced quality control and formulation software that give manufacturers powerful new tools to introduce processes, improve first-time quality and reduce the time and effort of troubleshooting problems on the factory floor. The MA94 and MA96 spectrophotometers are the...

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Optics & Photonics

Spectrophotometer measures color of wet and dry samples.

Able to measure any sample accurately from distance of 1.5 in., Model VS450(TM) is suited for measuring cosmetics, wet paint, soil samples, and other wet or powdered substrates. Line of Sight(TM) visibility enables technicians to position sample, while Active Visual Targeting(TM) projects illuminated target ring onto sample for precise measurements. Two aperture sizes of 6 and 12 mm can be...

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Spectrophotometer is used to match paint with color samples.
Optics & Photonics

Spectrophotometer is used to match paint with color samples.

MatchRite® iVue(TM) helps retail paint departments match paints with color samples. It can operate in horizontal or vertical position and projects ¼ or ½ in. dia ring of light onto item to show exactly where colors are being measured. Weighing about 5 lb, solution utilizes solid-state technology; requires calibration once per week; and measures samples, even on curved surfaces, from...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Color Measurement System offers press-side color control.

Designed for high-speed printing operations, IntelliTrax v1.5 automatically scans color bar of typical press sheet and reports results on-screen, allowing press operators to make adjustments. Program measures color against G7®-defined targets, displays graphs to show performance against G7® targets, and indicates which inks need to be changed to achieve targets. Version 1.5 supports...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Spectral Chart Readers offer proof/print color matching.

Along with ProfileMaker or MonacoPROFILER profiling software, i1iSis automatic spectral chart readers feature optical brightener correction module that compensates for color shifts caused by optical brightening agents. Module specifically addresses color shifts in custom ICC output profiles caused by Optical Brightening Agents in papers and printing substrates to help achieve visual equivalence...

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Optics & Photonics

System offers inline color density measurement.

Comprised of four 9-channel densitometers with handheld-compatible optics, controller, and system software, vipPAQ v2.0 controls optical density of any spot color, enabling accurate ICC color management. System is fully networkable and integrates into every stage of flexographic printing workflow. Throughout print run, vipPAQ monitors density and dot variations due to deviations in substrate,...

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Software

Software facilitates and accelerates ink formulation.

Suited for ink manufacturers and printers, InkFormulation software (IFS) v5.1 supports Next-Gen CxF (Color Exchange Format) for color communication and provides consistent formulation for offset, flexographic, and gravure inks. Ink formulation engine lets users measure color and obtains optimal ink recipe (materials/cost) without trial-and-error process. Other features include PANTONE®...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Colorimeter Package helps assess effect paint application.

By analyzing unique, 3D mathematical models, xDNA® system helps automakers and their suppliers distinguish applied characteristics of metallic flake, pearlescent, and other effect paints. Package includes MA98® handheld 31-point spectrophotometer and X-ColorQC® software package. Functionality lets users troubleshoot shop floor problems, assess adjustability of existing equipment...

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Software

Software automates color jobs and minimizes errors.

Color i®Match and Color i®QC 5 include eJobs tool that stores built-in digital procedures, color specifications, and instrument configurations, minimizing human error in supply chain. With software, user sets up job or multiple jobs with built-in digital specifications and procedures. Job file is transferred to all color partners, where eJobs data and color tolerances are then...

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