Category: Physical Lab

Tear Strength Test Procedure 0

Tear Strength Test Procedure

Scope and Principle To determine the force required to tear a fabric, starting from a cut in the fabric. This test is for woven apparel fabric only. Apparatus Elmendorf Tear Strength tester with either...

Garments Pilling Test Procedure 0

Garments Pilling Test Procedure

Why need: Pills – we’ve all had them, we’ve all done battle with them. Pills are those tenacious little fuzz balls that sometimes appear on our garments. Pilling is a process of formation of...

Fabric weight test procedure 0

Fabric weight test procedure

Purpose To determine the mass per unit area (GSM) & hence per linear meter of all textiles in any form. Principle A number of specimens are taken randomly from the full width of fabric...

Colourfastness to Light 0

Colourfastness to Light

Purpose This method is intended to determine the resistance of the colour of textiles to fade when exposed to artificial light (xenon arc) which is representative of natural daylight. Principle : A specimen of...

Colourfastness to Water test procedure. 0

Colourfastness to Water test procedure.

Why Need Colourfastness to Water test? **This test method determines the effect of water on colourfastness of dyed, printed or otherwise coloured textile materials. **Distilled or deionized water is used in this test method...