Active Standard ASTM F2568 | Developed by Subcommittee: F08.22
Book of Standards Volume: 15.07
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Significance and Use
In this context, this test can be used for specifications, design, and quality control. Girth in and of itself is not to be used to predict the thermal properties of a sleeping bag.
1.1 This test method determines the internal girth, the internal length and width, and the external length and width of a sleeping bag under a standardized measurement method.
1.2 The measurement uses a physical measurement method applicable to any location where a flat level surface is provided.
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as standard.
1.4 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.
ICS Number Code 97.200.30 (Camping equipment and camp-sites)