Accession Number:

AD0748441

Title:

Some Experiments on the Friction of Fabrics on Human Skin.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-03-01

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

A method is described for measuring the friction of fabrics on human skin. The effects of fabric wetness, skin hairiness, operator difference, normal load and direction of fabric threads relative to the direction of pull have been investigated for six tropical overall fabrics. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Textiles

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE