Flexiframe stretch and recovery tester for knitted and woven textile testing


Stretch and Recovery Tester



An accurate and flexible instrument for testing the stretch, growth and recovery properties of knitted and woven fabrics. Calibrated to ISO 17025, for confidence in the repeatability of your results.


Portable or wall mounted

Supplied as either portable (on wheels) or wall-mounted to suit your laboratory environment.


Complete Flexibility

FlexiFrame allows for testing of both knitted and woven fabrics on any station. Current equivalents on the market require two separate instruments to meet

Range of accessories

A range of accessories included, such as hanger assembly and stackable weights - for everything you need to test to ASTM D3107, Arcadia AG31, Ralph Lauren and ASTM D2594

Standardised and calibrated

Standardised and calibrated, giving you and your customers confidence in the quality and repeatability of your results.


Dimensional Stability Ruler

A ruler which measures stretch and shrinkage in both distance and percentage is an effective way to simplify the measurement of results.

Detachable timers

Equipped with a timer which can be numbered, so you can move away from the instrument and complete other tasks

Material / End use

woven fabric used in textile testing

Woven fabrics

Woman on run in sportswear


cream coloured wool from knitted fabrics

Knitted fabrics

Technical Specification

Conditioned atmosphere recommended Yes
Positioning Wall mounted and floor standing models available
Space requirements
Wheel Based FlexiFrame (6 Stations) Height 175.0cm
Width 128.9cm
Depth 81.0cm
Wall Mounted FlexiFrame (3 Stations) Height 168.6cm
Width 55.3cm
Depth 20.5cm
Approximate net weight
Wheel Based FlexiFrame (6 Stations) 48.3kg
Wall Mounted FlexiFrame (3 Stations) 15.9kg
Power Not required
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  • ASTM D2594 – i 10.3
  • ASTM D2594 – ii 10.4
  • ASTM D3107 - i 10.3 & 10.4
  • ASTM D3107 - ii 10.5
  • Arcadia AG31 - ii
Ralph Lauren
  • Ralph Lauren Fabric Stretch