INSTRUMENTS

Color, appearance and physical testing instruments

Bjørn Thorsen A/S is the official distributor for Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Iceland of BYK-Gardner instruments. BYK-Gardner is a global supplier to the automotive, paint, plastic industries and their respective OEMs for quality control of color, appearance and physical properties. Leading actor in this field since 1924, BYK-Gardner is part of the Altana Group and a direct subsidiary of BYK-Chemie. 

Color and appearance instruments control consistency and optimal aspect of multi-component products. Physical testing instruments facilitate standardized sample preparation methods and measure material properties from wet to dry stage. 

Quality reinforced through standards and guidelines

BYK-Gardner follows the Total Quality Management (TMQ) principle; their instruments are manufactured and validated in line with international standards, guidelines & procedures: DIN EN ISO 9001, ISO/IEC 17025, ISO 14001. By following international standards, guidelines and procedures in regards to the physical instruments, Bjørn Thorsen guarantees a high quality of products for all partners in the value chain.

Below is an overview of selected BYK-Gardner instruments we offer, summarized according to their application purposes. If you are looking for more specific instruments within a certain group, please feel free to contact us.

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Distribution in Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Iceland

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COLOR Instruments

BYK instruments

spectro2guide 45/0; spectro-guide spher gloss; spectro2guide d/8

 

Light booth

byko-spectra pro; byko-spectra standard

Spectrophotometers for Metallic Colors

BYK-mac i 23 mm; BYK-mac i ROBOTIC; BYK-mac i COLOR

APPEARANCE Instruments

Gloss Meters

micro-gloss; micro-TRI-gloss; micro-gloss robotic

Transparency Meter

haze-gard i

 

Orange Peel / DOI Meters

wave-scan dual; micro-wave-scan; wave-scan II

PHYSICAL TESTING Instruments

Drawdown Cards

byko-chart Opacity / Penopac / Uncoated / Brushout; Spray Monitors

Dry Film Thickness Gages

byko-test 8500; byko-test 4200/4500; byko-cut universal; DUALSCOPE MP0R

Rotational Viscometers

byko-visc Advanced EX; byko-visc Premium; byko-visc Basic EX

Viscosity Cups / Bubble Viscometers

DIN / Ford / ISO / Zahn Cup;
Bubble Viscometer Sets

Oven Recorders

temp-gard basic; temp-gard pro;
Thermal Barrier

Wet Film Thickness Gages

Comb Type Gages; Inmont Film Gage

Abrasion Testers

Gardner-scrub 

Wet Paint Testing

Conductivity Meter; Density Cups;
Permeability Cups

Microscopes

Digital Pocket Microscope;
Precision Microscope

Hardness Testers

Pendulum Hardness Tester

Impact Testers

Falling Dart / Light-Duty / Heavy-Duty / ISO Impact Tester

Flexibility Testers

Mechanical Cupping Tester;
Automatic Cupping Tester

Måleudstyr til farvemåling og kvalitetskontrol

BYK instruments

spectro2guide 45/0; spectro-guide spher gloss; spectro2guide d/8

 

Light booth

byko-spectra pro; byko-spectra standard

Spectrophotometers for Metallic Colors

BYK-mac i 23 mm; BYK-mac i ROBOTIC; BYK-mac i COLOR

Måleudstyr til visuel farvekontrol

Gloss Meters

micro-gloss; micro-TRI-gloss; micro-gloss robotic

Transparency Meter

haze-gard i

 

Orange Peel / DOI Meters

wave-scan dual; micro-wave-scan; wave-scan II

Måleudstyr til fysisk test af maling

Drawdown Cards

byko-chart Opacity / Penopac / Uncoated / Brushout; Spray Monitors

Dry Film Thickness Gages

byko-test 8500; byko-test 4200/4500; byko-cut universal; DUALSCOPE MP0R

Rotational Viscometers

byko-visc Advanced EX; byko-visc Premium; byko-visc Basic EX

Viscosity Cups / Bubble Viscometers

DIN / Ford / ISO / Zahn Cup;
Bubble Viscometer Sets

Oven Recorders

temp-gard basic; temp-gard pro;
Thermal Barrier

Wet Film Thickness Gages

Comb Type Gages; Inmont Film Gage

Abrasion Testers

Gardner-scrub 

Wet Paint Testing

Conductivity Meter; Density Cups;
Permeability Cups

Microscopes

Digital Pocket Microscope;
Precision Microscope

Hardness Testers

Pendulum Hardness Tester

Impact Testers

Falling Dart / Light-Duty / Heavy-Duty / ISO Impact Tester

Flexibility Testers

Mechanical Cupping Tester;
Automatic Cupping Tester

Instrument för kulörmätning

BYK instruments

spectro2guide 45/0; spectro-guide spher gloss; spectro2guide d/8

 

Light booth

byko-spectra pro; byko-spectra standard

Spectrophotometers for Metallic Colors

BYK-mac i 23 mm; BYK-mac i ROBOTIC; BYK-mac i COLOR

Instrument för visuell kontroll

Gloss Meters

micro-gloss; micro-TRI-gloss; micro-gloss robotic

Transparency Meter

haze-gard i

 

Orange Peel / DOI Meters

wave-scan dual; micro-wave-scan; wave-scan II

Utrustning för mätning av fysikaliska egenskaper

Drawdown Cards

byko-chart Opacity / Penopac / Uncoated / Brushout; Spray Monitors

Dry Film Thickness Gages

byko-test 8500; byko-test 4200/4500; byko-cut universal; DUALSCOPE MP0R

Rotational Viscometers

byko-visc Advanced EX; byko-visc Premium; byko-visc Basic EX

Viscosity Cups / Bubble Viscometers

DIN / Ford / ISO / Zahn Cup;
Bubble Viscometer Sets

Oven Recorders

temp-gard basic; temp-gard pro;
Thermal Barrier

Wet Film Thickness Gages

Comb Type Gages; Inmont Film Gage

Abrasion Testers

Gardner-scrub 

Wet Paint Testing

Conductivity Meter; Density Cups;
Permeability Cups

Microscopes

Digital Pocket Microscope;
Precision Microscope

Hardness Testers

Pendulum Hardness Tester

Impact Testers

Falling Dart / Light-Duty / Heavy-Duty / ISO Impact Tester

Flexibility Testers

Mechanical Cupping Tester;
Automatic Cupping Tester

Contact our experts:

Peter Tikjøb
pt@bjorn-thorsen.com
+45 35 25 78 87

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Bjørn Thorsen A/S
Søholm Park 1
2900 Hellerup
Denmark

Direct number:
+45 35 43 88 43 

Safety advisor:
+45 24 95 82 83