ISO 8159:1987 Preview
Textiles -- Morphology of fibres and yarns -- Vocabulary
This standard was last reviewed and confirmed in 2018. Therefore this version remains current.
Defines the principal terms used to described the various forms into which textile fibres can be assembled, up to and including cabled yarns. Only contains terms of general application. Terms and/or definitions which are specific to particular fibres (such as hemp, silk, textile glass, metal fibre, carbon fibre, etc) are excluded.
Buy this standard
A standard is reviewed every 5 years
Revisions / Corrigenda