Upholstery Fabric Durability

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"Hospital fabrics assist in protecting and promoting health - Fabric ...


“We want fabrics that are cleanable, durable and fire retardant. ... Roberge prefersupholstery fabrics that exceed the base durability level (60,000 double-rubs) at ....memo with this bottom line: “Review of current scientific literature reveals no ..."


ACT Performance Guidelines | Sina Pearson Textiles


The ACT Performance Guidelines were developed to make specifying fabric easier. ... An explanation of the symbols, application and test method follows below. ... installations where upholstery fabrics rated at 30,000 double rubs should be ...


Abrasion testing « O ECOTEXTILES


Nov 18, 2009 – I mean, you can buy a fabric that has a 1,000,000 WZ test result – it should ... of the Southern Regional Research Laboratory, “results indicate that increases in ... how well a fabric will stand up to wear and tear in upholsteryapplications. ... Textiles website states that “double rubs exceeding 100,000 are not ...


Interior Design Reference Manual: Everything You Need to Know to ... - Page 15-16 - Google Books Result

David Kent Ballast - 2010 - Architecture

Some ofthe more important tests for fabrics are listed here. ... Some upholstery fabricscan withstand hundreds of thousands of double rubs... Samples of a textile material are exposed to ultraviolet light in a laboratory testing device at specific ...


Fabric testing | fabric durability | upholstery fabric | rub tests (a blog


Apr 20, 2010 – What's the “rub?” (Wyzenbeek vs Martindale) Aesthetics, comfort, durability – a needed balance when choosing an upholstery fabric!