Pfund Cryptometer

Easy-To-Use, Simple & Accurate Testing Tool Of Wet Film Hiding Power

Rhopoint Paintlab+ Pfund Cryptometer is a wedge type film applicators. The Pfund Cryptometer is design and built to determines wet film hiding power of a coating within few a minutes. 

The instrument consists of a glass plate, half black half white as the base. Each half of this base has a scale engraved from 0-50mm along one edge starting from the division in the center. Two glass top plates are included with each instrument and these have two metal supports at one end so that these transparent top plates rest at an angle when placed upon the black and white area of the base plate.

The top plates differ in the length of their tiny supports so that different angles are formed between the top plates and the base plate. A wedge angle constant (K) is given to each top plate. These range from the smallest angle K= .002 to K= .0035, K= .004, K= .007 and the largest K= .008, the popular constants being K= .004 and K= .008.

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