LC 100 Spectrocolorimeter

Hand-Held Imaging Spectrocolorimeter

  • Hand-Held Imaging Spectrocolorimeter
  • Versatile Communication of Color Measurement
  • Single, Simple, Reliable, Integrated Tool - No Need to Connect to PC
  • Readings and Comparison Charts within Seconds

A very easy to use, extremely portable instrument spectrocolorimeter for quick yet accurate reporting of any possible deviations of color against your defined color scale. Up to 350 sample measurements can be stored on the device and compared to reference standards.



Part Number 401100


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  • Chemicals
  • Coatings
  • Food and Beverage
  • Household Products
  • Medical and Clinical Products
  • Pharmaceuticals and Cosmetics
  • Plastics
  • Sugar Solutions, Syrups and Honey
  • Textiles

Product information

  • Portable, Ergonomic & Extremely Versatile
    The LC 100 gives you great flexibility in color measurement. It is a lightweight tool that is easy to handle and ready to use. In just over a second, it not only provides you a reading of the sample but also a report telling how close the color is to a measured standard. It is the ideal solution for the color measurement of many applications. The carrying pouch also means you can keep the instrument with you at all times, giving you immediate access to results.
  • Easy, Instant Reporting to Share and Store Results
    The LC 100 automatically creates conformance reports in either PDF or Excel formats for each stored sample against each standard. These can easily be shared with a PC or directly to a compatible printer (via USB mass storage mode).
  • Versatile Communication of Color Measurement
    You can get results in just over a second and view them easily with:
    Graphical Pass/Fail indicator
    Display of ΔE for all common methods ie CIELAB, CMC, CIE 94, 2000
    Display of measured and delta differences with L*a*b*C*h° for standard and sample
    Graphical L*a*b* plot
    Verbal color difference description
  • Single, Simple, Reliable, Integrated Tool - No Need to Connect to a PC
    Utilizing the LC 100, you can ensure that all your staff are speaking the same language with an easy pass/fail measurement.
  • Upgrade to the LC 100 / SV 100 to Measure Awkward Samples
    The Lovibond® LC 100 and SV 100 integrated package provides a unique solution for you to measure food, powders, cosmetics and pastes. The SV 100 holder supports the LC 100 at an ergonomic viewing angle to enable the measurements in Lovibond® optical cells. A secure cap is provided to cover the sample, protecting it from any excessive ambient light, enabling quick yet accurate readings. The units are provided in a purpose-designed case containing all the accessories required for accurate color measurement expected of the Lovibond® brand.
Applicable Standard ASTM E308
Color Type Opaque
Display 4.5 cm Colour TFT
Interfaces USB
Measuring Geometrics 45/0 Image Capture
Internal Storage 30 standards/350 sample results
Measurement Time 1.8 seconds
Storage Temperature -20° to 60°C (-4°F to 104°F)
Short Term Repeatability Typical 0.10 ΔE 94 on white (D65/10)
Illuminants CIE Illuminant A
CIE Illuminant D65
Portability Portable
Title Scale Path Length Scale Range Scale Resolution Applicable Standard Add to quotation cart
CIE L* a* b dependant on spectral locus 0.01 ASTM E308
CMC Tolerancing n/a dependant on spectral locus 0.01
CIE 94
Title Online Download Type Format Language Direct Download
Datasheet 401100 - LC 100 Spectrocolorimeter Datasheet PDF (0.20 MB)
Instruction Manual Instruction Manual PDF (1.40 MB)
Instruction Manual Instruction Manual PDF (2.58 MB)
  • LC 100 Handheld Spectrocolorimeter 
  • Carrying Pouch 
  • UBS Cable for Power Supply and Data Transfer
Title Glass Standard Values Filters Part Number Add to quotation cart
CIE L*a*b*

Approximate values

  • L* 92a - 3.4 b*26
1 130501