Textile Testing Laboratories

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Magill Services – Textile Testing Laboratories is an independent & nationally recognized testing company known for quality and reliability while serving the military, government and consumer textile testing markets.


Color Change Due to Abrasion (AATCC 119), Flex and Abrasion (Stoll: ASTM D3885), Inflated Diaphragm (Stoll: ASTM D3886), Taber Abrasion (ASTM D3884/Fed Std 191A TM 5306), Wyzenbeek Abrasion (ASTM D 4157), Pilling/Random Tumble (ASTM D3512)


Crocking (AATCC 8), Frosting-wire screen method (AATCC119), Dry Heat (Excluding Pressing) (AATCC 117/FTM 191A-5642), Laundering (AATCC 61/135), Light (AATCC 16/ASTM G151/G153/G154/G155), Perspiration (Acid and/or Alkaline) (AATCC 15, FTM 191A-5680), Water (AATCC 107), Water (Chlorinated Pool) (AATCC 162), Sea Water (AATCC 106)


Automotive (Horizontal) (FMVSS 302), Children’s Sleepwear (CPSC 16 CFR 1615/1616), CPAI-84 Initial CPAI-84, Vertcal (ASTM D6413/F1358, FTM 191A-5903), Drapery/Upholstery Fabric (CAL 117, NFPA 701), NFPA 701-1989 Small Scale, NFPA 701-2010 Test 1 & 2

Dimensional Change & Laundering

Accelerated (AATCC 61), Dimensional Change (FTM 191A-5556), Dimensional Change after Home Laundering (AATCC 135), Dimensional Changes in Commercial Laundering (AATCC 96), Shrinkage in Relaxation (FTM 191A-5558)

Oil & Water Resistance/Absorbency

Dynamic Absorption Water Repellency (AATCC 70,FTM 191A-5500), Oil Repellency (AATCC 118), Water Resistance (Low Pressure, Suter) (AATCC 127, ASTM D751, FTM 191A-5514), Water Resistance (High Pressure,Mullen) (ASTM D 751, FTM 191A-5512), Water Resistance (Spray Rating) (AATCC 22), Water Vapor Transmission (ASTM E 96)

Performance Testing

Adhesion (FTM 191A-5970), Air Permeability (ASTM D737, FTM 191-5450), Blocking (ASTM D751, FTM 191A-5872), Coefficient of Friction (Static & Kinetic) (ASTM D1894), Hook & Loop Fastener (Peel & Shear) (ASTM D5170/5169), Melting Point (ASTM D 276, FTM 191A-1534), Resistance to Low Temperature (to – 40° F), Mandrel Bend (ASTM D751), Roller Method (ASTM D751, FTM 191A-5874), Stiffness, Cantilever Drape Flex (ASTM D1388/D5732), Clark Stiffness (FTM 191A-5204), Tinius Olsen (ASTM D747,FTM 191A-5202)