Test Method 136-2013
Developed in 1972 by AATCC Committee RA79 (Editorially Revised and Reaffirmed 2013)
1. Purpose and Scope
1.1 This test method provides a procedure for characterizing bond strength of bonded and laminated fabrics. Bond strength tests can be made on the fabric as bonded or laminated or after a specified number or drycleaning and/or laundering cycles.
2.1 Bond strength tests can be made on the fabric as bonded or laminated and subsequently drycleaned, or laundered and dried, or both, through a prescribed cycle that is repeated a specified number of times. The drycleaned or washed specimens are tested to determine the strength of the bond.
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