Accession Number:

AD0698448

Title:

THE EVALUATION OF EXPERIMENTAL FABRICS AS ALTERNATES FOR STANDARD WOOL FABRICS

Descriptive Note:

Quarterly rept. no. 13 for period ending 25 Sep 1954

Corporate Author:

HARRIS RESEARCH LABS INC WASHINGTON DC

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1954-09-25

Pagination or Media Count:

28.0

Abstract:

The report presents an examination of the effects of fiber denier and staple length on yarn diameter and fabric thickness of blends and an examination of the thermal resistance of several four layer cold weather assemblies by the cold wind tunnel technique. Also, a method for comparing the comfort value of experimental shirts on human subjects was evaluated.

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE