Color fans and gloss level fans for professional color references
The classical color fan can be found in many sections and branches that deal with color, varnish, design or print as an everyday working basis. Especially printing shops, agencies and branches that work with paper cannot imagine working without color charts, shade cards or color fans. They mirror a colorfast overview of certain color systems resp. color spaces on different kinds of paper and upstroke examples resp. on different basic materials, especially for color systems just like HKS, Pantone and RAL.
Pantone color fans: worldwide standard
Whether Berlin, Tokyo or London – More than 1100 full tone colors belong to the PANTONE matching System. There are several subcategories depending on application and material. Pantone color fans are available as “Formula Guide” optimized on the requirements of designers and printers. These color fans mirror 1114 color in a faithful way on a coated, uncoated or matt-coated paper. All colors are blended from 14 basic colors and applicable on RGB and CMYK.
In supply various Pantone-fans:
Pantone Formula Guide Pantone Formula Guide Original PANTONE Formula Guide coated and uncoated, 2 piece-set color fans including basis and fluorescent colors, gold and silver Order Pantone Formula Guide >>
Pantone Metallics coated Color Guide Pantone Metallic Formula Guide Original PANTONE Metallic Guide. 301 chromatically arranged PANTONE metallic colors on coated paper with printing inks mixed formula. Order Pantone Metallics Guide coated >>
DB Iron Mica Color Standard Iron Mica Color Standard Fan new edition 2017 for steel buildings and for decorative applications, in stock. DB Iron Mica Color Standard Fan >>
Pantone Color Guide Paper Original PANTONE for fashion & home Color Guide Paper Edition. Handy color fan with more than 2310 textile colors on coated paper Order Pantone Color Guide Paper >>
HKS- fans following the german example:
A German wide valid standard for 88 spot colors especially for the applications in the field of offset printing is defined by HKS. That’s why domestic printers and advertising agencies use HKS-color fans. HKS-color fans differ according to the printing process and the paper quality. Terms like HKS K, HKS N or HKS Z are probably known to every printer and media designer.
RAL has been responsible for the administration and further development of the versatile color space for more than 80 years. In 1927 40 colors formed the basis that have been developing during the years. Nowadays RAL color fans are available as RAL Classic, RAL Design, RAL Digital and RAL Effect. Different branches and sections use these standards in their everyday production. The most famous representative is RAL 3000 – can be found in the color fan RAL Classic – also known as fire engine red.
In supply various RAL products:
RAL K7 Color Fan RAL K7 color fan with 213 RAL Classic colors. Fortunate RAL color fan out of the RAL program Order RAL K7 Color Fan >>
RAL K5 Color Fan RAL K5 color fan with RAL Classic colors, all-over color displaying 5 x 15, shining glossy Order RAL K5 Color Fan >>
RAL D2 Color Fan Deck RAL D2 color fans RAL D2 DESIGN- fan set with two color fans with all 1.625 colors oft he RAL- design system in a translucent plastic protective case Order RAL D2 Color Fan Deck >>
Color Fans can do more!!
We also offer different color fans according to Munsell, NCS Index-color fans and color fans from the whole world from Australian Standard to Color Standard of China. Everything has its own standard whether flower colors or tractors. Take a look on your own:
Federal Standard 595A Federal Standard 595A Colors, color fan Farbfächer with the color collection of the US Government, size ca. 50 x 260 mm. Order Federal Stand. 595A >>
Chinese Color Fan Chinese Color Card Chinese Building Color Card (CBCC). Color fans forarchitecture colors in China, edition 2007, measures ca. 28,8 x 5,8 x 6,0 cm, mounted in a steady plastic cover Order Chinese Color Card >>