ISO 2060:1994 Preview
Textiles -- Yarn from packages -- Determination of linear density (mass per unit length) by the skein method
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2013. Therefore this version remains current.
Cancels and replaces the first edition (1972). Specifies a method for the determination of the linear density of all types of yarn in package form. Includes seven optional procedures based on different methods of conditioning and preparation. This method is applicable to single yarns; folded yarns; cabled yarns. Not applicable to yarns which stretch more than 0,5 % when the tension, in centinewtons, per unit linear density of yarn, in tex, increases from 0,5 to 1,0. Not applicable to yarns having a linear density greater than 2 000 tex.
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