Chapter 7. Determination of Hiding Power and Transparency

  1. Hans G. Völz

Published Online: 10 FEB 2003

DOI: 10.1002/3527600485.ch7

Industrial Color Testing, 2nd Edition

Industrial Color Testing, 2nd Edition

How to Cite

Völz, H. G. (2001) Determination of Hiding Power and Transparency, in Industrial Color Testing, 2nd Edition, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527600485.ch7

Author Information

  1. Deswatines Strasse 78, D-47800 Krefeld (formerly Bayer AG, Krefeld-Uerdingen, Germany)

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 FEB 2003
  2. Published Print: 13 SEP 2001

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527304363

Online ISBN: 9783527600489

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Keywords:

  • hiding power;
  • transparency;
  • measurement of film thickness;
  • gravimetric method;
  • wedge cut method;
  • dial-gauge/micrometer methods;
  • pneumatic method;
  • Kubelka-Munk coefficients;
  • four-flux coefficients;
  • transparency;
  • single-point methods;
  • multi-point methods;
  • hiding power

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Measurement of Film Thickness

    • Selection of Method

    • Gravimetric, Wedge Cut, and Dial-Gauge/Micrometer Methods

    • Pneumatic Method

  • Scattering and Absorption Coefficients

    • Kubelka-Munk Coefficients S and K of White Pigments

    • Kubelka-Munk Coefficients S and K of Black and Colored Pigments

    • Four-Flux Coefficients s+, s, k′

  • Transparency

    • Single-Point and Multi-Point Methods

    • Method Based on Principle of Spectral Evaluation

  • Hiding Power

    • General (Graphical Method)

    • Achromatic Case

    • Based of Principle of Spectral Evaluation

    • Economic Aspects