Are you using the most relevant angle with your multi angle spectrophotometer? 2

The BYK-Gardner BYK-mac multi-angle color instrument. Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

The BYK-Gardner BYK-mac i multi-angle color instrument.
Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

It’s easy to say, “My customer does not specify that test”, or, “We’ve always only recorded this information”. This is the easiest route to take. But, when it comes to quality control, the quickest route doesn’t often result in the best quality. Those companies who strive to improve their processes, find efficiencies, and make themselves known as being the best at what they do are those which win the big contracts and survive through even the most challenging economic times. More…

Free Color Theory Poster from BYK-Gardner 3

Color Theory Poster. Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

Color Theory Poster.
Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

BYK-Gardner has a free Color Theory Poster that is available for your offices, labs or facilities around the world.  If you are interested in ordering a free poster, Measure What You See Blog has included the form to order your Color Theory poster at the bottom of this post. More…

Multi-angle Color Measurement of Composite Decking 2

The BYK-Gardner BYK-mac multi-angle color instrument. Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

The BYK-Gardner BYK-mac multi-angle color instrument.
Photo Courtesy of BYK-Gardner.

Composite deck boards can shift color depending on the angle of view as well as direction of installation. The BYK-mac i is used to quantify these changes allowing the manufacturer to control lots prior to sending them to the installer. Wear of the embossing wheel or wear of press plates have a direct impact on color changes of composite deck boards. Below is a visual and data of a customer using the BYK-mac i. More…