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|Title: ||Moisture management of textiles|
|Authors: ||Li, Yi|
Yeung, Philip K. W.
|Subjects: ||Fabric treatment|
|Issue Date: ||31-Dec-2002 |
|Citation: ||US Patent 6,499,338 B2. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 2002.|
|Abstract: ||Moisture management indexes are determined for a textile sandwiched between two plates. Electrical conductors arranged in concentric opposing pairs are used to measure changes in electrical resistance of the fabric. A quantity of water (or other chosen liquid) is poured down a guide pipe and changes of resistance measured against time. From this data, specific indexes are determined, in a repeatable fashion, and used for determining moisture management characteristics of the fabric.|
|Rights: ||Assignee: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.|
|Appears in Collections:||ITC Patents|
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