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Lab Testing

METRIC

PROCEDURE

DESCRIPTION

Yarn:

Denier (yarn number)

ASTM D1059

Test Method for Yarn Number Based on Short Length Specimens

Yarn Twist

ASTM D1423

Test Method for Twist in Yarns by Direct Count Method

 

Fabric:

Abrasion Resistance

ASTM D4157

Test Method for Abrasion Resistance of Textile Fabrics (oscillatory cylinder method)

Air Permeability

ASTM D737

Test Method for Air Permeability of Textile Fabrics

Arc Thermal Performance (ATPv)

ASTM D1959

Standard Test Method for Determining the Arc Thermal Performance Value of Materials for Clothing

Burst Strength

ASTM D3786

Test Method for Hydraulic Bursting Strength - diaphragm method

Elongation                   

ASTM D5034

Test Method for Breaking Force and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (grab method)

 

ASTM D5035

Test Method for Breaking Force and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (raveled strip method)

Extractible content

ASTM D2257

Test Method for Extractible Matter in Textiles

Flammability

FTMS 191 5903

Flame Resistance of Cloth Vertical

 

FMVSS 302

Flame Resistance of Textile Materials Horizontal

 

ASTM D6413

Flame Resistance of Textiles - Vertical

 

FAR 25.853A

Flame Resistance of Cloth  -  60 second, Vertical

 

FAR 25.853B

Flame Resistance of Cloth  -  12 second, Vertical

 

FAR 25.853B2

Flame Resistance of Cloth  -  15 second, Horizontal

Gauge

ASTM D1777

Test Method for Measuring Thickness of Textile Materials

pH

AATCC81-1983

pH of the Water Extract from Textiles

Stiffness

ASTM D4032

Test Method for Stiffness of Fabric by Circular Bend Procedure

Surface Resistivity

AATCC76-1982

Electrical Resistivity of Fabrics

Tear Strength

ASTM D2262

Test Method for Tearing Strength of Woven Fabrics by the Tongue Single Rip Method (“tongue tear”)

 

ASTM D5587

Test Method for Trapezoid Tearing Strength of Textiles (“trap tear”)

Tensile Strength

ASTM D5034

Test Method for Breaking Force and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (grab tensile method)

 

ASTM D5035

Test Method for Breaking Force and Elongation of Textile Fabrics (raveled strip method)

Thread Count

ASTM D3775

Test Method for Fabric Count of Woven Fabric

Weight

ASTM D3776

Test Method for Mass per Unit Area (Weight) of Woven Fabric

Width

ASTM D3774

Test Method for Width of Woven Fabric

 

Elastomeric:

Abrasion Resistance

ASTM D3389-94 Method B

Standard Test Method for Coated Fabric Abrasion Resistance (Rotary Platform, Double Head Abrader) (“Taber Abrasion”)

 
 

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