ISO 2420:1972

Leather -- Determination of apparent density

The principle consists in an accurate measurement of the thickness and diameter of a disk of leather and calculation of the apparent density by dividing the mass by the volume. Used apparatus consists of steel press knife, thickness gauge, balance (+/- 0,001 g) and instrument for measuring diameter. The method is applicable to all leathers for which an accurate measurement of thickness can be made.


General information

  • Status :  Withdrawn
    Publication date : 1972-10
  • Edition : 1
  • :
    IULTCS
    International Union of Leather Technologists and Chemists Societies
  • 59.140.30
    Leather and furs

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