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ASTM Releases Updated Standards for Leathers

November 7, 2016

ASTM International (ASTM) has released standards particular for leathers.

The standards are:

  • ASTM D4831 - 00(2016) Standard Test Method for Buckle Tear Strength of Leather
    • This standard specifies the test method intended for measuring the load required to tear a leather strap fastened in a buckle. This test method applies to specification acceptance, design purposes, manufacturing control, development, and research.
    • Publication Date: October 3, 2016
  • ASTM D2213 - 00(2016) Standard Test Method for Compressibility of Leather
    • This standard applies to the determination of the compressibility of sole leather.
    • Publication Date: October 3, 2016
  • ASTM D2097 - 03(2016) Standard Test Method for Flex Testing of Finish on Upholstery Leather
    • This standard provides the determination of the flexibility and adhesion of a finish on upholstery leather.
    • Publication Date: October 3, 2016

 

Source No. 1  ,  Source No. 2  ,  Source No. 3

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