IGT TackOscope III

For determining the influence of water, or damping solution, on the tack of inks in offset printing.

IGT’s latest model of microprocessor controlled Ink Tack Tester for the testing of Absolute Tack, Tack Stability, Front/ink compatibility, Misting, Opening offset plate & Font “buffer” & release.

The benchmark Tack Tester against which others are measured.

The TackOscope III incorporates the functions of both the TackOscope the LithOscope, capable of testing both the tackiness of the ink and the nature of the interaction between the ink & the ink/ fount solution.

Measurements Features Technical Data
• Absolute tack

• Tack stability

• Fount/ink compatibility
• Opening offset plate
• Misting
• Fount ‘buffer’ and release

• Touch screen operation
• Internal computer
• Internal thermostatic water bath
• Autolift system on the measuring- and distribution roller
• Automated measuring system
• Quick release mechanism for both measuring and distribution roller
• Optionally built-in LithoScope feature (requires additional computer system)
• Readout in Tack and/or Newton/m
Electrical connection:
110-115 or 230-350 V / 50-60 HzPower consumption:
350 Watts max.Dimensions (H x W x D):
330  x  800  x  300 mm

For more information, please contact our sales team on 01223 492081 or via sales@tendringpacific.com