Meeting All Your Challenges
HunterLab instruments deliver perfect color control even with variations in fabric rolls and dispersed global facilities. Our instruments offer numerical color values ensuring that shades are completely consistent from roll to roll, and plant to plant. We even offer instruments designed to measure larger fabric areas for more precise results. They give you fast, dependable color answers throughout the manufacturing process.
HunterLab offers the broadest range of solutions in the industry including portable, benchtop or online instruments tailored to every need and budget.
Industry-Leading Innovation And Experience
HunterLab instruments combine rock solid reliability with innovative human eye technology for color perfection. It's all backed by sixty years of color measurement leadership and support giving you the truest color quality in the world from the company whose founder pioneered color quality control.
Many HunterLab spectrophotometers are versatile enough to accommodate most applications of color measurement. However, based on our 60 + years of experience and our customers' uses, these particular instruments are most suited for this industry application.
If you are unsure which instrument type is right for your samples, please call or email HunterLab technical support and we will be happy to assist you in making the proper instrument selection.
AN 1002.01 Standard Observer
CIE Standard Observers and calculation of CIE X, Y, Z color values.AN 1005 HunterLab vs CIE Lab
Measuring Color using Hunter L, a, b vs CIE 1976 L*a*b*.AN 1009 WI YI
Selecting Yellowness and Whiteness Indices to Measure Samples.AN 1013 Averaging
Averaging in Color Measurement.AN 1018 Hitch Stdz
Using Hitch Standardization on a Series of Color Measuring Instruments.AN 1031 Identification of Measurement Parameters
Identification of Measurement Parameters.AN 1033 Color versus Appearance
Understanding the difference between measuring color and measuring appearance.AN 1034 Textile Sample Presentation
A variety of techniques used in presenting textiles samples to ensure valid, repeatable color measurements.Brochure for Textile Industry
SpectraTrend® HT in-process textile solutions brochure.MM 5002 Measuring Transparent Bottles with ColorQuest XE
Method for measuring transparent bottles using the ColorQuest XE, UltraScan PRO, and UltraScan VIS.MM 5017 Measuring Distinct Areas of Large Samples with ColorQuest XE
Measurement method for small, distinct areas of larger samples using the ColorQuest XE, UltraScan PRO, or UltraScan VIS.MM 5028 Measuring Carpet with UltraScan VIS
Measurement method for carpet using the UltraScan PRO, ColorQuest XE, and UltraScan VIS.MM 5042 Measuring Small Distinct Areas of Large Samples with UltraScan VIS
Measurement method for small, distinct areas of larger samples using the ColorQuest XE, UltraScan PRO, or UltraScan VIS.MM 5053 Measuring Carpet with UltraScan PRO
Measurement method for carpet using the UltraScan PRO, ColorQuest XE, and UltraScan VIS.MM 5067 Measuring Small Distinct Areas of Large Samples with UltraScan PRO
Measurement method for small, distinct areas of larger samples using the ColorQuest XE, UltraScan PRO, or UltraScan VIS.