This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2017. Therefore this version remains current.
Only applicable to yarns spun on conventional systems and not applicable to OE (open-end spun) or interlaced yarns, for example. A length of yarn is removed from the fabric and, while under tension, is secured in two clamps which are at a known distance apart. One of these clamps is then rotated until all twist is removed from the length of yarn.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1984-03
Edition : 1Number of pages : 2
Technical Committee:Conditioning atmospheres and physical tests for textile fabrics
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