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Konica Minolta's CR-10 Tristimulus Colorimeter is a portable, battery powered, and hand-held color reader for quick, precise color control. The CR-10 Tristimulus Colorimeter is easily operable, economical and portable like never before.
The color difference will appear on the LCD display expressed in L*a*b* and dE* or L*C*H* and dE* as soon as you measure the target and the sample. This will only take one second! The measuring area of the CR-10 renders it useful in a broad array of applications. The CR-10 boasts a measuring area of 8 mm in addition to the 8/d geometry. All color measurements are taken using conditions of the standard illuminant D65 and 10 degrees observer. For reading print outs, the CR-10 colorimeter can be connected to an external printer.
The CR-10 Tristimulus Colorimeter is used to assess color differences between two samples. Its compact design allows it to be used easily in the field, or in the lab. This is a high-quality and economical instrument that is perfect for users in need of multiple devices. The CR-10 does not sacrifice elegance for simplicity. It is easily operable and also ergonomical.
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|Illuminating/viewing geometry||8/d (8° illumination angle/diffuse viewing)|
|Display modes||D(L*a*b*)/ ΔE*ab or D(L*C*H*)/ ΔE*ab|
|Target color memory||1 channel; set by measurement|
|Measuring range||L*: 10 to 100|
|Measurement conditions||Observer : CIE 10° Standard Observer
Illuminant : CIE Standard Illuminant D65
|Repeatability||Standard deviation within ΔE*ab 0.1
(Measurement conditions: Average of measurements of standard white plate)
|Minimum interval between measurements||Approx. 1 sec.|
|Power source||Four AA-size batteries or optional AC Adapter AC-A12|
|Battery life||Alkaline-manganese batteries: Approx.2000 measurements at 10-sec. intervals
Ni-Cd batteries: Approx. 600 measurements at 10-sec intervals
|Operating temperature/humidity range||0 to 40°C; relative humidity 85% or less (at 35°C) with no condensation|
|Standard accessories||Soft Case CR-A68; Protective Cap CR-A72; Wrist Strap CR-A73; AA-size batteries (4)|
|Optional accessories||AC Adapter AC-A12; Printer Cable CR-A75|
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