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The ultimate way to measure BLACK

"Any customer can have a car painted in any color they want, as long as it's black".

Henry Ford’s famous statement is now over 100 years old and yet up to date! About 1/3 of all cars sold worldwide are painted in black.

This shows, black is not just a color. Black is timeless and elegant, black surrounds us everywhere in daily life, in fashion, consumer electronic, in our home …

Despite its versatile use: Quality control of deep blacks is still a challenge!

Attend the BYK-Gardner WEBseminar to learn more!


  • What is so special about measuring BLACK?
  • Why is highest accuracy needed to measure BLACK?
  • New blackness indices to measure deepest BLACKs - Jetness
  • Interpretation of test results with precision statement to define meaningful tolerances
  • NEW spectro2guide Pro: Developed to measure color and the ultimate BLACK with highest accuracy + New Jetness indices


  • Deutsch: 6. Dezember 2023, 10:00 (MESZ)
  • English - EU: December 6, 2023,15:00 (CEST), 14:00 (GMT)
  • English - Asia: December 7, 2023, 15:00 (Hong-Kong)
  • English - US: December 7, 2023, 10:00 am (EST)
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