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JIS Printability Tester (Single and 2-color Type)

In order to measure paper surface strength, the IGT testing method is widely used in the paper making process and printing process. This tester is very convenient for printability management, because with this tester, the user can learn characteristics in advance, easily. The standardized tester in Japan is widely used because of simple and easy handling. It features capability of keeping constant printing pressure, ink thickness, packing and printing speeds, as well as of changing them as desired. In addition, measurement is enabled even with a small amount ink and paper.

Product Name JIS Printability Tester (Single and 2-color Type)
Product Code KRK-2261
Standards/Methods JIS P-8129-1998 TAPPI UM 591
Manufacturer Kumagai Riki Kogyo Co., Ltd. ( KRK )
Availability from OpTest Exclusive to Canada, USA, and Mexico

Applicable Tests
1. Picking resistance
2. Print density
3. Print color
4. Initial ink penetration
5. Measurement of drying time
6. Smoothness of paper

Printing Plate:

10mm wide x 200mm long
20mm wide x 200mm long
Printing Pressure: range of 0 to 760N
Printing Speed:

pendulum 0 to 1.25m/sec
spring drive 0 to 3.7m/sec.
Outer Dimensions:

Press 380 x 240 x 390mm
Spring device drive 170 x 100 x 390mm
Instrument Weight:

Press 22kg
Spring device drive 38kg


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