This test method covers the determination of the holding strength of a tack and prong fastener attached button using a tensile testing machine. This test method is applicable to attached buttons in garments or to be attached to fabrics intended for use in apparel.
This standard will fill a gap in the industry for strength testing of tack and prong fastener attached buttons. It is anticipated it will be used for quality control, research & development with potential of being adopted by government agencies.
button; strength; tack; prong fastener
The title and scope are in draft form and are under development within this ASTM Committee.
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