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Abrasion Resistance - Fabric

Test Method(s):
    · ASTM D 4966

ASTM D 4966, Standard Test Method for Abrasion Resistance of Textile Fabrics (Martindale Abrasion Test Method)

Scope: Covers the determination of the abrasion resistance of textile fabrics using the Martindale Abrasion Tester.

  • Samples are laundered 3 times and then conditioned in atmospheric conditions for textiles
  • Mount samples on machines
  • Run machine until end point
  • Record the number of cycles until end point