Opacity Meter Rhopoint Novo Shade + Opacity Meter

Opacity Meter Rhopoint Novo Shade + Opacity Meter

Manufactured by Rhopoint Instruments

Opacity meter, the Rhopoint Novo Shade Duo Plus combines 3 important appearance measurements into a single instrument: Opacity, Shade and Cleanliness.

This opacity meter instrument can be used to measure

Opacity

The hiding power of inks, paints, plastic films or paper.

Shade

Measure the shade of surface on a greyscale

Cleanliness

Measure the substrate cleanliness or oxidisation of a surface

Features:

  • 0/45º geometry measurements
  • Single button measurement makes it fast and easy to use
  • Shade measurement instantly displayed on the screen
  • Automated calculation of cleanliness and opacity
  • Statistical analysis of results on the screen of the instrument
  • Data output vie Bluetooth – readings instantly transmitted to programs such as Microsoft Excel
  • Results time and date stamped
  • Automated user calibration with supplied calibrated tile.
  • Conforms with all major international standards

Opacity meter Calibration service available please ask for a price.

All specifications, illustrations and descriptions of products are intended to give a general idea of the products available and are subject to alteration. We reserve the right to substitute an alternative of similar specification at our discretion. We have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of product information provided, but we accept no liability for any errors or omissions.

Novo-Shade Duo Reflector Opacity Meter Technical Specification:

Performance

  • y Resolution 0.1
  • Repeatability 0.2%
  • Reproduceability 0.5%
  • Measurement area: 15mm x 10mm elipse
  • Operating temperature 15 – 40° C (60 – 104° F)
  • Humidity up to 85%, non condensing

Standards:

  • ISO 2814 Paints and varnishes – Comparison of contrast ratio (hiding power) of paints of the same type and colour
  • ISO 6504 Paints and varnishes – Determination of hiding power – Part 3: Determination of contrast ratio (opacity) of light-coloured paints at a fixed spreading rate
  • BS 3900-D4
  • ASTM E1347 Standard Test Method for Color and Color-Difference Measurement by Tristimulus Colorimetry
  • ASTM D4214 Standard Test Methods for Evaluating the Degree of Chalking of Exterior Paint Films
  • ASTM D2805 Standard Test Method for Hiding Power of Paints by Reflectometry
  • ASTM D589-97 Standard Test Method for Opacity of Paper (15°Diffuse Illuminant A, 89% Reflectance Backing and Paper Backing)

Calibration service available please ask for a price.

All specifications, illustrations and descriptions of products are intended to give a general idea of the products available and are subject to alteration. We reserve the right to substitute an alternative of similar specification at our discretion. We have taken all reasonable steps to ensure the accuracy of product information provided, but we accept no liability for any errors or omissions.

 

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