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    Methods of test for textiles (other than those methods already published as British Standards)

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  30-11-1990

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Methods
    1. Scope
    2. Methods of test for raw silk
    3. Methods of test for doupion raw silk
    4. Determination of nep content of card web (cotton
         system)
    5. Determination of nep content of combed worsted
         slivers
    6. Determination of the irregularity of yarn (by
         variability of masses of 25 mm lengths)
    8. Determination of the compacting quality of yarn
         (brass bobbin test)
    9. Determination of snarling twist
    10. Determination of lea strength and lea count of
         spun yarns (mean and variability)
    11. Constant tension winding test for yarn
    12. Determination of kinetic friction of yarn against
         steel (autographic)
    13. Determination of kinetic friction of yarn against
         any solid material
    14. Determination of kinetic friction of yarn against
         metal (direct measurement of frictional drag force)
    15. Determination of the equivalent steam setting
         temperature of continuous filament yarns
    16. Determination of the recovery of wool fabrics from
         creasing
    17. Determination of abrasion resistance of carpets
    18. Comparative floor soiling tests on textile floor
         coverings
    19. Assessment of the tendency of apparel fabrics to
         snag using a mace snag tester
    20. Wetting time test
    21. Moisture and oil in jute and other textile materials
    22. Determination of the fluidity of silk
    23. Determination of the rate of removal of starch from
         cotton or viscose materials by enzymes (or by other
         desizing agents)
    24. Determination of titanium in textiles
    25. Determination of the calcium content of wool
         materials
    26. Determination of resin finish in textile materials
         treated with urea-formaldehyde
    27. Determination of resin finish in textile materials
         treated with urea-formaldehyde and certain other
         amino formaldehyde resins
    28. Determination of starch in yarns or fabrics
    Appendices
    A. Notes on the identification of warp and weft
         directions
    B. Apparatus for the four-position mass snagging
         machine
    Tables
    1. Information on breaks counting
    2. Mass determination of skeins (raw silk)
    3. Mass determination of skeins (doupion raw silk)
    4. Nep content of web
    5. Corrections to instrument readings
    6. Effects of extraneous ions
    Figures
    1. Nep-counting desk
    2. Linear friction tester
    3. Enlarged end elevation of friction carriage and
         groove
    4. Graph to show scale reading on tension meter
    5. Optical projector
    6. Apparatus for loading specimens
    7. Protractor and magnified image of a crease profile
    8. Layout of runner (n = 4)
    9. Template
    10. Single specimen folded for sewing
    11. Appearance of surface
    12. Dean and Stark apparatus
    13. Condenser and adaptors
    14. Viscometer, V-tube pattern
    15. Clamping device for viscometer
    16. Burette
    17. Centrifuge tube
    18. Arrangement of apparatus
    19. Arrangement of apparatus
    20. Reflux condenser
    21. Nickel wire spiral
    22. Combined stopper and stirrer
    23. Outline sketch of mace snag tester

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    Includes a selection of the recommended methods formerly included in Handbook No 11. Does not include any published British Standards.

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    Committee TCI/100
    Development Note Reviewed and confirmed by BSI, November 2012. (10/2012)
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Current

    Standards Referencing This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 756(1952) : 1952 SPECIFICATION FOR DEAN AND STARK APPARATUS
    BS 2861:1984 Methods for presentation of a weave diagram and plans for drafting, denting and lifting
    BS 3086(1972) : 1972 METHOD FOR DETERMINATION OF RECOVERY FROM CREASING OF TEXTILE FABRICS BY MEASURING THE ANGLE OF RECOVERY
    BS 2010:1963 Method for determination of the linear density of yarns from packages
    BS 1752(1952) : LATEST LABORATORY SINTERED OR FRITTED FILTERS INCLUDING POROSITY GRADING
    BS 2862:1984 Methods for determination of number of threads per unit length
    BS 1051(1981) : 1981 GLOSSARY OF TERMS RELATING TO THE CONDITIONING, TESTING AND MASS DETERMINATION OF TEXTILES
    BS 950-1(1967) : 1967 SPECIFICATION FOR ARTIFICIAL DAYLIGHT FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF COLOUR - PART 1: ILLUMINANT FOR COLOUR MATCHING AND COLOUR APPRAISAL
    BS 2864:1984 Method for determination of twist in yarn removed from fabric
    BS 572(1960) : LATEST
    BS 950-2(1967) : 1967 SPECIFICATION FOR ARTIFICIAL DAYLIGHT FOR THE ASSESSMENT OF COLOUR - VIEWING CONDITIONS FOR THE GRAPHIC ARTS INDUSTRY
    BS 6648(1986) : 1986 METHODS FOR WET ASHING OF TEXTILE MATERIALS FOR SUBSEQUENT DETERMINATION OF METAL CONTENT
    BS 2865:1984 Methods for determination of linear density of yarn removed from fabric
    BS 2866:1984 Methods for determination of the mass of warp and weft per unit area of fabric
    BS 2863:1984 Method for determination of crimp of yarn in fabric
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