ASTM D3693 - 02(2010)

    Standard Specification for Labeled Length per Holder of Sewing Thread

    Active Standard ASTM D3693 | Developed by Subcommittee: D13.58

    Book of Standards Volume: 07.01


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    Abstract

    This specification covers the requirements for the labeled lengths per holder of sewing threads of all materials. The test specimen is a thread holder whether a cone, tube, spool, ready-made bobbin, or any other holders. The observed length for all holders such as home sewing spools, ready-made bobbins, or all other holders which depends on the sampling size shall equal or exceed a certain percentage of the minimum allowable labeled length.

    This abstract is a brief summary of the referenced standard. It is informational only and not an official part of the standard; the full text of the standard itself must be referred to for its use and application. ASTM does not give any warranty express or implied or make any representation that the contents of this abstract are accurate, complete or up to date.

    Significance and Use

    1. Scope

    1.1 This specification covers requirements for the labeled lengths of sewing threads of all materials.

    1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

    ASTM Standards

    D123 Terminology Relating to Textiles

    D204 Test Methods for Sewing Threads

    D3888 Terminology for Yarn Spinning Systems

    D3990 Terminology Relating to Fabric Defects

    D4849 Terminology Related to Yarns and Fibers


    ICS Code

    ICS Number Code 55.060 (Spools. Bobbins); 59.080.20 (Yarns)

    UNSPSC Code

    UNSPSC Code 11150000(Fibers and threads and yarns)


    DOI: 10.1520/D3693-02R10

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