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ASTM D1117-99

Standard Guide for Evaluating Nonwoven Fabrics

Standard Guide for Evaluating Nonwoven Fabrics D1117-99 ASTM|D1117-99|en-US Standard Guide for Evaluating Nonwoven Fabrics Standard new BOS Vol. 07.01 Committee D13
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1.1 This guide covers procedures for testing nonwoven fabrics. The test procedures appear in the following sections:

Abrasion Resistance18
Air Permeability8
Breaking Force and Elongation9
Bursting Strength10
Dimensional Change20
Flexural Rigidity12
Mass Per Unit Area (Note 2)17
Resin Binder Distribution22
Seam Breaking Strength13
Trapezoid Tear14
Tongue Tear (Single Rip)15
Elmendorf Tear16

Note 2—The terms "machine" and "cross machine" must be substituted for "warp" and "filling," respectively, throughout these test methods wherever pertinent.

1.2 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only and may be approximate.

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.

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Book of Standards Volume: 07.01
Developed by Subcommittee: D13.64
Pages: 3
DOI: 10.1520/D1117-99
ICS Code: 59.080.30