ASTM D204 - 02(2016) - Standard Test Methods for Sewing Threads

ASTM D204 - 02(2016)

Standard Test Methods for Sewing Threads

Status : Current   Published : January 2016



1.1 These test methods can be used to evaluate sewing threads of any fiber.

1.1.1 The test methods in this standard are intended to evaluate only sewing thread taken from thread holders.

1.2 These test methods only provide for the measurement of sewing thread physical properties. These test methods do not address any other properties that may be important for the satisfactory performance of sewing threads under particular end use conditions.

1.3 These test methods can be used to measure the following properties:

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Note 1:  For methods covering tests on prepared seams, refer to Test Methods D1683 and D3940.

1.4 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as standard; the values in English units are provided as information only and are not exact equivalents.

1.5  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.

Standard NumberASTM D204 - 02(2016)
TitleStandard Test Methods for Sewing Threads
Publication Date01 January 2016
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors Breaking strength, Strand, Colorfastness, Diameter, Dimensional change, Length, Sewing thread, Textile strand, Twist, Twist balance, Yarn number
File Size138 KB

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