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Formula Guide | Coated & Uncoated

Visualize and communicate colour for graphics and print

SKU: GP1601N

The colour reference used around the world for inspiration, specification, and accuracy in print and digital design. With this indispensable tool, designers can quickly select, communicate, and compare colours for logo designs, packaging, and signage. The guide also provides colour formulations for properly mixing all Pantone Spot Colour inks.

  • Displays all 1,867 market-driven spot colours on coated and uncoated stock
  • Use from design inspiration to press check
  • Two compact fan decks for easy viewing and portability
  • Pantone Spot Colours are available in most digital design programs

£154.80 ( inc. VAT )


  • Handheld decks provide an on-the-go reference
  • Printed on the most commonly used paper stock weights (100 lb coated and 80 lb uncoated)
  • Lighting Indicator page demonstrates when lighting conditions are suitable for colour evaluation


  • 1,867 spot colours, including the latest 112 colours—the largest colour gamut in the Pantone Graphics System
  • Arranged in chromatic format, with new colours displayed in the front
  • Colours available for specification in most digital design software
  • Enhanced printing process for improved colour accuracy
  • Each colour displayed with its corresponding number and ink formulation
  • Index in the back of the guides provides the numeric location for each colour
  • 98% of featured colours measure under 2dE tolerance to the master standard data


  • Use for the design of logos and branding, marketing materials, packaging, and other graphics applications
  • Ink formulations help printers accurately achieve Pantone Spot Colours on printed materials
  • Used around the globe for communicating consistent colour throughout workflow and supply chain

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