Standard Test Methods for Measurement of Physical Properties of Cotton Fibers by High Volume Instruments
|Publication Date:||1 March 2005|
|ICS Code (Natural fibres):||59.060.10|
These test methods cover the color, trash content, micronaire, length, length uniformity, strength and elongation of cotton fibers using the Spinlab System HVI 900 SA or the Motion Control, Inc. Systems HVI 3500 and HVI 4000 that are a series of instruments connected to single dedicated programmed computers.
These test methods are applicable to loose fibers taken from raw or partially processed cotton and some types of cotton waste.
These test methods contain the following sections:
The values stated in both inch-pound and SI units are to be regarded separately as the standard. The values given in parentheses are for information only.
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.