5 Things to Know When You Source a Light Booth From China

//5 Things to Know When You Source a Light Booth From China

5 Things to Know When You Source a Light Booth From China

The Light Booth is the most economical, simple and effective color evaluation tool, can also be called as a color assessment cabinet, color light box, color viewing booth, or color matching booth. It meets major international standards for visual color evaluation including. With 6 different light sources such as D65, TL84, CWF, UV, F, U30 it can detect the metamerism and has viewing area size from 600mm to 1200mm. It can be used by many industries such as textile, garment, leather, plastic, paint, rubber, cosmetics, food, furniture, printing, packaging and so on.

It comes with many advantages and is very convenient for color communication even in different locations; for example if your customer is in Canada they use CWF, we follow them also choose CWF in China. Colors appear differently under different lighting conditions. Use of a light booth to simulate different lighting conditions helps to obtain objective color assessment, improves communication and reduces product rejections. We offer a complete line of light booths which allow you to see what your product will look like – independent of location and environmental influences.

Many things you need to know when you source it in China.

  1. Lamp options

 The international standard light sources include: D65, D50, TL84, UV, CWF, F, A, TL83, U30, U35, TL83, and D75.

If your customers has requirements for specific light sources, we follow them accordingly. One of the most important things to keep color consistent is to keep the light source consistent. If customers use D65, we cannot use TL83.

Normally, for all the light booths from China, the brand of lamp is PHILIPS which is compliant with international color viewing standard. And also have others such as Verified, GretagMacbeth, GE, Sylvania etc.

At the end of this content we enclose features of each light sources.

2.  Surround:

Surround color and reflectance affect color appearance. The international standard ISO 3664 specifies Munsell neutral gray, to ensure that the surround and backing are neutral and matte. Vteke light booths interior are finished in a neutral Meunsell color to meet the color viewing conditions.

3.  Size:

From 600mm to 1200mm it can meet requirements for almost any samples. Recommend that the viewing area should be big enough to put two samples side-by-side.

4. Voltage and plug:

 110V or 220V can be chosen. It comes with location standard plug.

5. Warranty:

You will get a 1-year warranty free both ways which includes no shipping cost to customer. This does not include lamp aging and damages caused by human activities. Normally, a light booth can be used for 3-4 years or more without any problem but need to exchange the lamps after it’s running to 2000 hrs. The control panel in front of the light booth records the time and number of switches for each group’s lamps.

5Certificate: CE.

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