Essentials Guide Set - Graphics Guides | Pantone

Essentials Guide Set Versatility, variety, and value for graphics and print

SKU: GPG301A

294 new trend colors added!

The Essentials Guide Set bundles six of Pantone’s top-selling graphics tools into an affordable, portable starter kit. Useful for both designers and design students at all stages of the workflow, from finding color inspiration and communicating color, to verifying color accuracy and translating spot colors to CMYK, HTML, or RGB.

  • Includes Formula Guide (Coated & Uncoated), Color Bridge Guide (Coated & Uncoated), and CMYK (Coated & Uncoated)
  • Comes with a convenient carrying case for travel and storage
  • Offers a total of 5,029 market-driven spot, spot-to-process, and process colors
  • An on-the-go reference ideal for school, studio, stakeholder meetings, and press checks
Price:
 $625.00 U.S.

Format

  • Six portable, handheld fan decks in a convenient carrying case
  • Printed on the most commonly used paper stock weights (100 lb coated and 80 lb uncoated)
  • Lighting Indicator pages demonstrate when lighting conditions are suitable for color evaluation

Color

  • 294 new, trend- and market-relevant graphics colors added
  • Complete collection of all 2,161 traditional spot colors, 2,139 spot-to-process colors, and 2,868 four-color process colors
  • Each color displayed with its coordinating number and ink formulation or values
  • Colors arranged in chromatic format, with new color pages marked at top corners and integrated throughout the Formula Guides
  • Tolerance aim <2dE to our master standard data

Application

  • Use throughout the design process from inspiration to press check
  • Ideal for comparing spot-to-process color when CMYK printing is required
  • Use for print materials, branding and logos, packaging, digital design, and animation
  • Offers 5,029 total spot and four-color process colors at a value price
  • Ink formulations help printers accurately achieve Pantone Spot colors on printed materials
  • Compact size travels from school, to studio, to stakeholder meetings and press checks
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Pantone Color Manager Software updates Pantone Colors in popular design applications. To utilize the free Pantone Color Manager Software included with purchase of this product, please note the following minimum suggested hardware requirements:

    Macintosh:
  • MacOS X 10.8
  • 1GB RAM
  • Intel® Processor
  • 1GB of available disk space
  • Monitor resolution of 1024x768 pixels or higher
  • DVD drive or high-speed internet connection required for software install, download and automatic software update
    Windows®:
  • Microsoft® Windows® XP® 32 bit (with latest Service Packs and updates installed)
  • Microsoft® Windows Vista® 32 or 64 bit (with latest Service Packs and updates installed)
  • Microsoft® Windows 7® 32 or 64 bit (with latest Service Packs and updates installed)
  • Microsoft® Windows 8® 32 or 64 bit (with latest Service Packs and updates installed)
  • 1GB RAM
  • Intel® Pentium® IV or AMD® Athlon® XP or better CPU
  • 1GB of available disk space
  • Monitor resolution of 1024x768 pixels or higher
  • Network adaptor installed and driver loaded
  • DVD drive or high-speed internet connection required for software install, download and automatic software update

For further assistance or questions regarding registration or installation of the PANTONE COLOR MANAGER Software, please visit pantone.com/pantone-color-manager-software, call us at 1 866.PANTONE or email us at sales@pantone.com.

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