Colour matching has always been the biggest challenge of many industries. From textile industries to automotive, everybody is dealing with different challenges associated with colour. Getting the right colour to getting the right colour in right light is what difficult is. Presto’s colour matching cabinet is solution to all these problems. It is a very basic instrument but is capable of solving the problem of metamerism very easily. It is an enclosed cabinet having different light sources.
The sample that is to be tested is placed inside the cabinet. All the lights are turned on one by one. The operator will observe visually, which light is having what on effect on colour of the sample. It is one of the best instrument to compare the master with the sample in different working conditions.
Metamerism is a phenomenon, in which a colour appears different under different light sources. This effect creates a considerable difference in choosing the right colour due to lighting condition of the surrounding. It is a very simple to use and cost-effective instrument. It is widely used in textile industry. This model is specifically designed as per the American standards and widely accepted in different parts of the world. The samples tested with this instrument are accepted widely.