Standard Historical Last Updated: Aug 16, 2017
ASTM D3887-96

Standard Specification for Tolerances for Knitted Fabrics


1.1 This specification covers test methods and tolerances applicable to the following properties of knitted fabrics: yield, mass (weight), width, length, fabric count, bursting strength, moisture regain, thickness, extractable matter, and fiber composition.

1.2 These tolerances are applicable to knitted fabrics of all types, such as warp knits, weft knits, flat bed knits, and the like.

Note 1-The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard.

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Book of Standards Volume: 07.01
Developed by Subcommittee: D13.56
Pages: 4
DOI: 10.1520/D3887-96
ICS Code: 59.080.30