Color specialists X-Rite Inc. and Pantone LLC showed new products at K 2019.
The companies introduced the MA-5 QC compact and multi-angle spectrophotometer for measuring metallic paint colors and effect finishes commonly used in the automotive, appliance, plastics and electronics industries. New optics and LED indicator lights ensure the device is correctly positioned on flexible or curved surfaces.
According to the companies, the MA-5 QC is the first instrument on the market to include an on-screen temperature preview to help users identify how the temperature of the sample might affect color data.
X-Rite Pantone is based in Grand Rapids, Mich.
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