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Institute for Environmental Research

Institute for Environmental Research

Kansas State University
0056 Seaton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

Phone: 785-532-5620
Fax: 785-532-6642
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Clothing Systems: Thermal Insulation

Downloads:

Methods:

ASTM F 1291 "Standard Test Method for Measuring the Thermal Insulation of Clothing Using a Heated Manikin"

ISO 15831 “Clothing – Physiological Effects – Measurement of Thermal Insulation by Means of a Thermal Manikin”

Instrument:

Adult or child thermal manikin in an environmental chamber

Cost:

$600 for 3 replications on one set of garments

 

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