Institute for Environmental Research
Kansas State University
64 Seaton Hall
Manhattan, KS 66506

 

Phone: 785-532-5620
Fax: 785-532-6642
ier-info@k-state.edu

Evaporative Resistance of Clothing

Property:

Resistance to evaporative heat transfer provided by clothing systems

Method:

ASTM F 2370 “Measuring the Evaporative Resistance of Clothing Using a Sweating Manikin” 

Instrument:

Sweating thermal manikin in an environmental chamber

Specimen number and size:

1 set of garments sized to fit the manikin

Cost:

$800 for 3 independent replications

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