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Setting New Standards for Appearance Measurement

For many years measuring methods used for characterising the paint quality of automotive surfaces have been highly complex and held mainly in the domain of experts. In order to achieve a quick and uncomplicated quality evaluation, manufacturers would instead prefer to use a fast measurement system that provides quantitative results with fixed, reliable and correlated... Read more »

Describing Visual Perception Instrumentally

The appearance quality of painted surfaces is of high importance for coaters and especially automotive manufacturers, since the first visual impression of the surface finish often has a considerable impact on the customer’s final buying decision. The quality of painted surfaces should therefore be perceived as visually appealing. In addition to the tone of colour,... Read more »