Ensure the panel you are measuring is free of scratches and any debris.
Yes, the user can override this selection.
Our studies and numerous field trial results proved the following set of Match Rating guidelines to assist the refinisher in their decision making process.
The Match Rating is a scientifically developed algorithm that utilizes the color information or reflectance data obtained from the spectrophotometer.
Yes, if a match is returned that has a match rating that is outside of the blendable range (11 or higher for metallic, 6 or higher for solids) you will have the opportunity to adjust the formula.
The RapidMatch® device continues to serve the automotive repair industry with advanced optics and five angle measurement capability assured to characterize the most difficult OE coatings.
It is important to ensure that the downloaded information file is properly identified with the correct OEM code information.
When the Match Rating (MR) is 10 or less (Blendable / GREEN) and the Effect Coarsness (EC) is similar to the Target, a GREEN OK will show on the results screen.