BYK-Gardner USA’s Gardner-scrub is designed to test coated and uncoated surfaces for resistance to abrasion caused by a means such as brush, sponge, scouring pad and sand paper, as well as to examine the washability of coated surfaces for the removal of stains.
Designed for multi-angle color measurement, the BYK-mac i spectrophotometer from BYK-Gardner objectively detects and quantifies fluorescent light excited in the visible range.
BYK-Gardner’s smart-lab software is designed to analyze color and effect data from its BYK-mac spectrometer in the laboratory, including six-angle color, sparkle and graininess.
BYK-Gardner offers two free technical posters related to finish color control. The Color Theory poster displays color measurement of solid colors and effect finishes, including tolerance graphs and equations, as well as special-effect images of sparkle and graininess.
BYK-Gardner’s BYK-mac spectrophotometers include data analysis software with a “smart-chart” feature that is designed to distribute digital master standards within the whole supplier chain.
BYK-Gardner’s testing and calibration laboratories have been accredited to ISO/IEC 17025:2005 by ACLASS, one of two brands of the ANSI-ASQ National Accreditation Board.
BYK-Gardner’s temp-gard temperature recorder system measures and saves object and air temperature during curing.
BYK-Gardner has added nine staff members, including Rae Roby, regional sales manager for Michigan and Northern Ohio; Sam Cauchi, sales manager for all of Canada; and Sheila White, Customer Care Center manager for North America.
BYK-Gardner’s portable “cloud-runner” instrument measures mottling at the paint line by scanning the surface and measuring the lightness variation at different detection angles simultaneously.
BYK-Gardner has introduced a new instrument to objectively characterize the total color impression of effect coatings: the BYK-mac.
The spectro-guide gloss – S was developed to measure color (45/0 or sphere) and 60° gloss simultaneously.
The 2005-2006 catalogue showcases many new products and also contains the solution for many tasks in controlling the quality of paints and plastics.
The byko-test MPOR is specially designed for measuring very thin coatings.
The micro-wave-scan allows the measuring of orange peel and DOI on small and curved parts.
The company will exhibit the new instrument called the micro-wave-scan, which for the first time allows the measuring of orange peel and DOI on small and curved parts.
Please visit: BYK-Gardner, USA
BYK Additives & Instruments, a member of Altana
9104 Guilford Rd.
Columbia, MD 21046 US