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OnColor Lite

Colour QC Software with Pass/Fail Tolerancing for Fast Answers Mark as favourite

Part Number 400590


  • Simple to Use but still Provides You with Tools for Basic Colour Checks
  • Comprehensive & Easy-To-Learn GUI Compatible with all Current Windows™ Operating Systems
  • Colour Plot to Report Colour Difference and Pass/Fail Assessment
  • Compatible with and Easy to Upgrade to OnColorTM Premium

An affordable entry-level colour Quality Control package that works with many of our spectrophotometers, it offers a wide range of functions and graphical displays for the evaluation and control of colour including: instrument control; colorimetric and spectral data; colour tolerancing; reporting and archiving of data.


  • Chemicals
  • Coatings
  • Household Products
  • Plastics
  • Textiles
  • Open Platform Software Package
    OnColorTM doesn't tie you in. This Open Platform Software Package works on any of the off-the-shelf spectrophotometers that are currently available from all currently active suppliers and legacy systems.
  • Start Small, Grow Big
    OnColorTM Lite is an affordable entry-level colour quality control package that works with most
    spectrophotometers and is compatible with Windows®. It is compatible with and easy to Upgrade to OnColorTM Premium.
  • Wide Range of Functions
    OnColorTM Lite offers a wide range of functions and graphical displays for the evaluation and control of colour, including instrument control, colorimetric and spectral data, colour tolerancing, reporting and archiving of data.
  • Versatility of Instrument Choice
    OnColorTM is available for all spectrophotometers from handheld, portable instruments, such as our RT portable and bench top instruments. It is equally as suited to quick, portable readings as to the demanded accuracy of high-end solutions.
  • Flexibility 
    The software can either be used out-of-the-box with pre-programmed screen displays or, alternatively, you can customize it and tailor it to your needs with templates provided by the Property Files.
  • Correlation of Data
    Job Tags and Workspaces allow for correlation of data to specific manufacturing processes.
  • Easy-To-Use
    Navigation aids help speed you through the software with hot keys, shortcut keys, tool tips and right click menu.
Applicable Standard ASTM 313
ASTM D1925
Title Scale Path Length Scale Range Scale Resolution Applicable Standard Mark as favourite
Whiteness Index n/a 0 - 100 Array
Yellowness Index dependant on spectral locus Array
CIE 94
CIE L* u* v* Colour Space
CIE L* a* b dependant on spectral locus 0.01 Array
CIELAB (L*C*h) L*, C*, dependant on spectral locus, 0 - 360° 0.01 Array
CMC Tolerancing n/a dependant on spectral locus 0.01
Hunter Lab dependant on spectral locus 0.01
Metamerism Index n/a > 0
xyY chromaticity co-ordinates 0 - 1 (x,y), 0 - 100 (Y) 0.0001 (x,y), 0.01 (Y) Array
XYZ Tristimulus 0 - 100 0.01 Array
Delta E* colour difference dependant on spectral locus 0.01
Miscommunication of Colour Data
Spectral data
Language Direct Download
Title Glass Standard Values Filters Part Number Mark as favourite

Approximate values

  • x 0.3472
  • y 0.3624
  • Y 82.51
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