AATCC Test Method 199-2013


Drying Time of Textiles: Moisture Analyzer Method

Developed in 2011 by AATCC Committee RA63 (Revised 2013)

1. Purpose and Scope

    1.1 This test method is intended to evaluate the drying time of knit, woven or nonwoven fabrics at an elevated temperature using a gravimetric moisture analyzer. By performing the test at non-standard textile conditions, it is possible to simulate drying at body temperature or to perform testing at temperatures that simulate conditions of use.


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