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Button pull tester

The assessment of snap attachment strength is an important criterion of the textiles especially in the design of garments of infants so the ‘GLOBE’ Button Snap Pull Tester is designed to test the same. Its user friendly equipment to test ‘SNAP STRENGTH’ of buttons / rivets/joints to ensure that it meets design tolerance and safety levels, particularly in baby clothing and this is also used to prevent the separation between the snap and the garment. The salient features are……. The equipment comprises of a) IMADA Push-Pull force gauge of 20 kgf. b) Vertical stand to hold the gauge with arrangement ot change the position of Gauge. c) Base which houses the frame to grip the attachment d) ‘Button’ Pull Fixture – Connected with force gauge. Suitable to grip buttons from 5 mm to 25 mm. The needle in the gauge stops at the breaking load.

ASTM designation

D4846-88 standard test method for resistance to unsnapping of snap fasteners.

CFR Part

1500.50 53 Consumer products Safety commission.

ASTM Designation

D1776ASTM PS79-96

Technical Details

Range of force measurement