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With our wealth of expertise and specialised laboratory facilities, we offer quality support services to industry partners in various functions of testing & certification.

Laboratory Facilities

 

Department / Campus

 

Contact Details

  • Abraser (Abrasion resistance of textile fabric),
  • Air permeability tester,
  • Bursting strength tester,
  • Crease recovery tester,
  • Crimp tester,
  • Crockmeter,
  • Flammability tester,
  • Heal twister,
  • Hydrotestor (Hydrostatic test of fabric),
  • Launder-ometer,
  • Lightfastness tester,
  • Martindale abrasion tester,
  • Microscope (Fibre analysis - qualitative),
  • Perspiration tester,
  • Pilling tester(ICI method),
  • Projector microscope (Fibre analysis - quantitative),
  • Snagging tester,
  • Spray tester,
  • Steam cylinder (Dimensional stability to free steam),
  • Stiffness tester,
  • Strength tester,
  • Rain tester,
  • Random pilling tester (Random tumble pilling),
  • Wear tester (Flexing abrasion resistance of fabric),
  • Tester (Blocking of UV through fabric),
  • Washing machine (Dimensional change after laundering)

 

 

Pro Act Training & Development Centre (Fashion Textiles)
 

 

Office Address:
7/F, 13-19 San Kwai Street, Kwai Chung, NT


General Enquiry:

Tel: 2494-4280
E mail: bennyhwong@vtc.edu.hk


Opening Hours:
08:30-17:15 (Mon - Fri)
09:00-12:00 (Sat)
Closed (Sun & PH)

 

Tests

 

Contact Staff

 

Fields of Expertise

Garment & Textile Tests

 

Mr KONG Man Keung
E mail : mkkong@vtc.edu.hk

Mr Lau Yiu Ting
E mail : yt_lau@vtc.edu.hk



 

 

 
 
  • Training programme
  • Test fixture design
  • Technical consultancy
  • Tests standard Interpretation

 

 

Common Standards

Code

 

Name

AATCC 8   Colour fastness to Crocking

AATCC 15

  Colour fastness to perspiration

AATCC 16

  Colour fastness to Light

AATCC 61

  Colour fastness to laundering

AATCC 20

  Fibre analysis - Qualitative

AATCC 20A

  Fibre analysis - Quantitative

AATCC 135

  Dimensional change after laundering

BS 4323

  Dimensional stability to free steam

AATCC 183

  Blocking of UV through fabric

AATCC 22

  Water repellency - spray test

AATCC 35

  Water Resistance - rain test

ASTM D737

  Air permeability of fabric

ISO 13938-2

  Bursting strength of fabric

ASTM D3939

  Snagging resistance of fabric (Mace)

ASTM D3883

  Yarn crimp in woven fabric

BS 3356

  Stiffness of fabric

ASTM D3512

  Pilling resistance of fabric (random tumble pilling)

BS 5811

  Pilling resistance of fabric (ICI method)

BS 5690

  Abrasion resistance of textile fabric (Martindale)

ASTM D3884

  Abrasion resistance of textile fabric

ASTM D5035

  Breaking strength of fabric

ASTM D1230

  Flammability of apparel textile

ASTM D1422

  Yarn twist

BS 3086

  Crease recovery of fabric

ISO 811

  Hydrostatic test of fabric

ASTM D3885

  Flexing abrasion resistance of fabric