snagpod snagging resistance tester for use with orbitor

SnagPod

Snagging Resistance Tester for use with Orbitor

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Overview

Snagging Resistance Tester for use with Orbitor Pilling and Snagging Tester. For the evaluation of the snagging tendency of knitted or woven apparel fabrics - ideal for sportswear manufacturers and adopted by Nike®and their suppliers.

James Heal led the development of the SnagPod to solve the problem of testing for undesirable loops on the surface of garments.

Features

Ideal for sportswear

Tests for the appearance of undesirable loops on the surface of garments, and is ideal for testing woven sports fabrics such as football shirts

Easy set up

Snagging bars inclined towards the direction of rotation, and are laser marked, saving time by making the SnagPod easier to set up

Angled Pins

4 rows of 20 angled pins spaced evenly inside the octagonal chamber

Consistency & accuracy

Developed with the support of prominent retailers and test houses to establish a more realistic and accurate to real life method for evaluating the snagging

Material / End use

Pile of jumpers, textiles, apparel, fabric

Apparel

Woman on run in sportswear

Sportswear

padded headboard upholstery in light grey - suitable for textile testing

Upholstery

Backpacks and outdoorwear in mountain setting

Outdoorwear

Technical Specification

Height 284mm
Width 244mm
Depth 279mm
Weight 7.18kg

Standards

BS
  • BS 8479 (SnagPod)