Overgarment Shell Fabrics

 

TYPICAL PROPERTIES FOR OVERGARMENT SHELL FABRICS

PHYSICAL PROPERTIES NYCO SHELL FR SHELL TEST METHOD NOTES
Basis Weight (oz/yd2) 6.4 7.3 ASTM D-3776 (ASTM D-1776)  
Basis Weight (g/m2) 217 248    
         
Thickness (inches) 0.018 0.017 ASTM D-1777  
Thickness (mm) 0.5 0.4    
         
MECHANICAL PROPERTIES        
MD Elmendorf Tear Strength (lbs) 9.6 4 ASTM D-1424 MD: Machine Direction
MD Elmendorf Tear Strength (Newtons) 43 18    
         
XD Elmendorf Tear Strength (lbs) 8.6 5.3 ASTM D-1424 XD: Cross Direction
XD Elmendorf Tear Strength (Newtons) 38 24    
         
MD Tongue Tear Strength (lbs) 14.1 5.5 ASTM D-2261  
MD Tongue Tear Strength (Newtons) 63 24    
         
XD Tongue Tear Strength (lbs) 13.4 9.8 ASTM D-2261  
Xd Tongue Tear Strength (Newtons) 60 44    
         
MD Trapezoid Tear Strength (lbs) 62 15 ASTM D-5587  
MD Trapezoid Tear Strength (Newtons) 274 66    
         
XD Trapezoid Tear Strength (lbs) 20 9 ASTM D-5587  
XD Trapezoid Tear Strength (Newtons) 89 38    
         
MD Grab Strength (lbs) 234 136 ASTM D-5034  
MD Grab Strength (Newtons) 1041 605    
MD Grab Strain (%) 40+ 57    
         
XD Grab Strength (lbs) 121 107 ASTM D-5034  
XD Grab Strength (Newtons) 538 476    
XD Grab Strain (%) 35 45    
         
Bursting Strength (lbs) 196 96 ASTM D-3787  
Bursting Strength (Newtons) 872 427    
         
Tabor Abrasion - Face (cycles to failure) 1,700 min. 1,600 min. ASTM D-3884  
Tabor Abrasion - Back (cycles to failure) 1,700 min. 1,600 min.    
         
FIRE RESISTANT PROPERTIES        
Burn Distance (inches/mm) N/A 2.4/61 ASTM F-1358 (folded edge; 12 second exposure)  
         
ELECTROSTATIC DECAY Present Present    

 

 

 

 

 

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