Significance and Use
This test method is intended for use on any type of finished leather.
This test method will give an indication of the flexibility, adhesion, and strength of the finish on leather.
1.1 This test method is intended for use on finished leather to evaluate resistance to cracking, delamination, and discoloration of the finish when subjected to repeated flexing. This test method does not apply to wet blue.
1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard. No other units of measurement are included in this standard.
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.
2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.
D1517 Terminology Relating to Leather
D1610 Practice for Conditioning Leather and Leather Products for Testing
D2813 Practice for Sampling Leather for Physical and Chemical Tests
Bally flexometer; finish adhesion; finish flexibility; finish strength; leather; Adhesion--leather finish; Bally flexometer; Finishing process/finishes--leather; Flexibility--leather; Leather ;
ICS Number Code 59.140.10 (Processes and auxiliary materials)
ASTM International is a member of CrossRef.
Citing ASTM Standards
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