Standard Historical Last Updated: Dec 31, 2010
ASTM D3883-04

Standard Test Method for Yarn Crimp or Yarn Take-up in Woven Fabrics


1.1 This test method covers the determination of the relationship between the length of a piece of fabric and the length of the yarn in the fabric.

Note 1-Other methods for the measurement of fabric construction characteristics include the following:

D 3773 Test Methods for Length of Woven Fabric

D 3774 Test Methods for Width of Woven Fabric

D 3775 Test Method for Fabric Count of Woven Fabric

D 3776 Test Methods for Mass per Unit Area (Weight) of Woven Fabric

D 3882 Test Method for Bow and Skewness in Woven and Knitted Fabrics

1.2 This standard does not purport to address the safety problems associated with its use. It is the responsibility of whoever uses this standard to consult and 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: D13.59
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.1520/D3883-04
ICS Code: 59.080.30