Smithers IGT printability test machine.We use an IGT AIC2-5 printability tester at Smithers and it is used in the testing of:
  • Ink and paper compatibility, print drying times, print quality, print mottle, coating pick and wet pick.
  • Abrasion or rub resistance, ink adhesion, light fastness, product and chemical resistance.
  • Color (CIELAB), density and gloss measurements.
  • 'Value for money' ink mileage.

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