EC 2000 Gardner

Progressing from Visual to Automatic Color Measurement

  • 2 Field Comparator View & Numeric Results
  • Visual Representation Aligned to the Comparator 2000
  • Validation Liquid and Glass Standard Included
  • Immediate and Accurate, Straight from the Box

The EComparator series advances color measurement, enabling you to progress from Visual (subjective) to Electronic (objective) results. With the EComparator series, you can now view the color difference with on-screen color and on-screen numerical display.



Part Number 162020


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Product information

  • Dual Ability to View Color Measurement
    On-screen color
    On-screen numerical display
  • Easy Transition from Visual to Electronic Measurements
    Some color graders who are used to the traditional comparator series sometimes find the upgrade to an electronic system daunting. The assurance of relying on physical color difference is diminished. This transition has now been made easy.
  • Touch Screen Technology
    Enables you to easily programme the instruments with instinctive menus on screen.
  • Programmable Settings
    You can set language*, date and time, view preferences and create projects with individual tolerance settings.
  • On-Screen Warning System
    You can react immediately to results that might be out of tolerance with immediate information on the sample.
    Within tolerance = green
    Outside tolerance = red
    On border of tolerance = amber
  • User Friendly Ergonomics and Intuitive interface
    You are guaranteed to be up and running quickly and easily supported.
  • Easy storage and sharing of results
    Large data storage (> 20,000 readings) and USB connectivity ensure your results can be stored and easily shared.
  • Single Scale Measurement
    The EC 2000 Gardner provides you an individual scale to measure Gardner Color (ASTM D 1544, ASTM D 6166, AOCS Td 1a, MS 817 Part 10).
    * Supported languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Italian, Chinese, Japanese, Russian.
Applicable Standard ASTM D509
ASTM D1544
ASTM D6166
Color Type Transparent
Display Size: 3.5 inch; Resolution: 320 x 240; Colour: 24 Bit (True Colour)
Interfaces USB
Internal Storage > 20,000 readings
Power Supply USB 2.0 (mini USB plug)
4 batteries (AA)
Portability Portable
Languages User Interface German, English, French, Spanish, Italian, Russian, Chinese, Japanese
Dimensions 106 x 57 x 210 mm
Title Scale Path Length Scale Range Scale Resolution Applicable Standard Add to quotation cart
Gardner Colour (ASTM D 1544, ASTM D 6166, AOCS Td 1a, MS 817 Part 10, ISO 4630:2015) 10 mm 0 - 18 0.1 units ASTM D6166
Rosin - French (Bordeaux) Colour
Rosin - US Naval Stores (ASTM D 509) 7/8" ASTM D509
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USB Power supply unit for EC 2000 190620
USB Cable 2.0 A - Micro B plug 190630
Disposable 50 mm Plastic disposable cells 352101
Title Online Download Type Format Language Direct Download
Datasheet 162020 - EC 2000 Gardner Datasheet PDF (0.20 MB)
Instruction Manual Instruction Manual PDF (1.69 MB)

Portable case including:

  • EC 2000 instrument
  • 1 x W100 OG 10mm glass cell
  • 3 x W100 10mm plastic cells
  • 1 x glass reference standard
  • 1 x 60 mL liquid reference standards
  • Power supply (UK, EU, US plug)
  • USB cable
  • Pot of 4 x AA batteries
Title Part Number Add to quotation cart
Gardner Color 2 134200
Gardner Color 5 134210
Gardner Color 8 134220
Title Glass Standard Values Filters Part Number Add to quotation cart

Approximate Values

  • 3
  • 17
2 342000
Gardner Colour Filter Set (PFXi995/950/880)

Approximate Values

  • 2
  • 8
  • 12
  • 17
4 139890
Gardner Colour Filter Set (PFXi195)

Approximate Values

  • 2
  • 8
  • 12
  • 17
4 139880
Gardner - EC2000

Approximate values

  • 11.3
1 135139