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With NCS, quality can be monitored and controlled throughout the production process.

NCS lets you refine, measure, analyse and develop with ease with its accuracy and consistency meaning mistakes are a thing of the past. There are NCS services, tools, courses and solutions which can streamline the way you work with colour and improve the quality of your output.

NCS 1950 Colour Index Gloss

NCS Glossy Index 1950
  • 1950 Original Colours
  • Fan deck in a glossy finish
  • Colours divided into five different groups which are grey, yellow (G80Y-Y70R), red (Y80R-R70B), blue (R80B-B70G) and green (B80G-G70Y)
  • A durable cover holds NCS Glossy Index together and a fastening at the top holds the pages into the cover when not in use.
  • Use as a compact library when identifying colours onsite
  • Makes colour assessment easier when working with glossed colours and surfaces

NCS 1950 Colour Index Matt

NCS Index 1950 Original
  • 1950 Original Colours
  • Fan deck
  • Use as a compact library when identifying colours onsite
  • User has the full range of NCS standard colours at hand when identifying colours
  • Colours divided into five different groups which are grey, yellow (G80Y-Y70R), red (Y80R-R70B), blue (R80B-B70G) and green (B80G-G70Y)
  • Durable cover holds NCS Index together and a fastening at the top holds the pages into the cover when not in use

NCS Exterior

NCS Colour Scan
  • A selection of colours suitable for exterior environments
  • Designed for professionals working in the field of exterior colour design
  • Fan deck, separate colour samples and a special advisory booklet on exterior colour design
  • Fan deck is divided into groups depending on the colours and their suitability to be produced in different materials
  • Colour samples include NCS Notations and there is a lightness table at the back
  • Presented in a durable box for storage with a space to hold separate samples or NCS Colour Scan 2.0

NCS Album

NCS Index 1950 Original
  • A large album giving a complete overview of NCS - Natural Colour System®©
  • Removable colour samples for easy selection and colour design
  • The first binder contains the grey colours and the hues from Y to R90B
  • The second binder stretches from B to G90Y. The binders are filled with 1950 removable colour samples in A9-format
  • NCS Colour Samples can be ordered separately as refills and a practical storage box is included
  • Includes a Colour Mask for improved colour assessment and selection
  • A Colour Combination Guide at the back of the binder B-G90Y is also included to help when working with similarities and colour combinations

NCS Atlas

NCS Colour Scan
  • Binder with pages for each hue and additional pages with greys and the NCS Colour Circle
  • Lightness information for the 1950 colours is also included
  • Durable binder holds NCS Atlas together and a matt coated, whiter paper gives a good background for the colours
  • Includes Colour Mask for improved colour assessment and selection along with six Similarity Masks for colour combinations

NCS Mix Trends

NCS Index 1950 Original
  • Mix Trends is a trend book, by Mix Publications/Global Color Research based in London UK
  • Trend forecasts published two year ahead of the season twice a year, in June and December for the seasons Spring/Summer and Autumn/Winter
  • Offers Directions and defines key colours for the coming seasons and can act as a source of inspiration
  • All colours are referenced to NCS Notations as well as RGB and Lab (for print)
  • Each book contains a pocket-sized fan deck and tear-out sheets with NCS Notations