Printability tester for gravure prints.


Dedicated tester to produce colour prints of conventional and UV gravure inks.

 Available in with print width of 45 mm.

  • High reproducibility
  • Simple to operate
  • Consistent results


World-wide the best printability tester for gravure inks


For gravure inks IGT Testing Systems markets the G1-5 printability testers for various printing widths.


These testers print colour strips with gravure inks which can be used for many purposes. Specially designed for computerized colour measuring and colour matching systems. Saves costs because colour tests on the printing presses are no longer necessary.



 The G1-5 printability testers produce colour strips which are suitable for many purposes, such as:


  • Measuring colour with colour measuring systems/spectrophotometers, colour matching systems
  • Visual appraisal
  • Density measurements, including establishing colour and density tolerances and determination of coverage, wear resistance, scratch resistance, flexibility, adhesion and gloss, ink transfer, light fastness and resistance to chemicals
  • Testing printing quality


The G1-5 testers print many sorts of coated and uncoated materials: paper, board, plastic film, cellophane, laminate, etc.


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