This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2016. Therefore this version remains current.
The purpose is to define woven-fabric defects, i.e. those characteristics that have been unintentionally introduced into the fabric. The presence of one or other of these characteristics in a fabric does not automatically imply that the fabric is sub-standard. Divided in general defects, yarn defects in a woven fabric, defects in the weft direction, defects in the warp direction, defects due to, or apparent after, dyeing, printing or finishing, defects of, or associated with, the selvedges.
Status : PublishedPublication date : 1990-03
Edition : 1
Technical Committee:Fabric descriptions
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