Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D2260-02

Standard Tables of Conversion Factors and Equivalent Yarn Numbers Measured in Various Numbering Systems


1.1 These tables include (1) a series of conversion factors required to convert the number of a yarn measured in a specific system to the equivalent number measured in various other systems (see Table 1), and (2) specific equivalent numbers for yarns measured in various systems (see Table 2).

1.2 The content is basically consistent with recommendations of the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) Standard 2947.

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Book of Standards Volume: 07.01
Developed by Subcommittee: D13.58
Pages: 13
DOI: 10.1520/D2260-02
ICS Code: 59.080.20