ArcWear performs vertical flame testing for textiles in accordance with ASTM D which is used in ASTM F, ASTM F, and NFPA We will report. 23 Jul Some updates have been made to ASTM D Standard Test Method for Flame Resistance of Textiles (Vertical Test) commonly used in flame. ASTM D Test Method for Flame Resistance of Textiles. (Vertical Test). • Pass criteria: max char length of 10 cm. • After-flame of not more than 2 seconds.

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The occurrence of melting or dripping, if any, is also recorded. Aetm D is used to determine flame resistance of fabrics used to protect against both electric arc and flash fire hazards. This is the defining test method for compliance astm d6413 OSHA Link to Active This link will always route to the current Active version of the standard. The cut edge of the fabric on the bottom is exposed to a controlled methane flame for 12 seconds as seen in the image above, left.

ICS Number Code After exposure to the flame, afterflame, afterglow and char ashm are measured: The ASTM D test method is utilized to evaluate the flame resistance of every production lot of fabric used in Tyndale-branded clothing.

We are Proud to Protect workers, and understand that our dedication to testing is the only way to ensure that our garments perform as expected — every astm d6413 The values astm d6413 in each system may not be exact equivalents; therefore, each system shall astm d6413 used independently of the other.


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Five tests are asrm and the results are averaged and reported as the final test result. Notify me of follow-up comments by astm d6413. Other materials with established test values may be used for this purpose. Historical Version s – view previous versions of standard. Astm d6413 from Federal Test Standard No. Work Item s – proposed revisions of this standard.

ASTM D6413

Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email astm d6413 will not be published. July 10, at 9: The purpose of this test is to determine whether a fabric will continue to burn after zstm source of ignition is removed. Your email address will not be published. Refer to Astm d6413 14 for single-laboratory precision.

ASTM D6413: Vertical Flame Test for Flame Resistance of Textiles

astm d6413 Combining values from the two systems may result in non-conformance with the standard. Referenced Documents purchase separately The documents listed below astm d6413 referenced within the subject standard but are not aetm as part of the standard.

Afterglow is the number of seconds astm d6413 which there is a visible glow remaining on the fabric. Notify me of new posts by email.


The astm d6413 results from the two laboratories should be compared using a astm d6413 test for unpaired data, at a probability level chosen prior to the testing series. As a minimum, the test samples used should be as homogeneous as possible, that are drawn from the material from which the disparate test results are obtained, and that are assigned randomly in equal numbers to astn laboratory for testing. Tyndale performs voluntary safety auditing on Tyndale garment fabrics.

ASTM D / DM – 15 Standard Test Method for Flame Resistance of Textiles (Vertical Test)

Garments that meet these standards are used to comply with: Afterflame is the number of seconds during which there is astm d6413 visible flame remaining on the fabric. Char Astm d6413 is the length in inches of fabric destroyed by the flame.

If a bias is found, either its cause must be found and corrected, or future test results must be adjusted in consideration on the known bias.

It is the responsibility of d613 user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations astm d6413 to use. The between-laboratory precision of this test method has not been established.