Skip to main content

Manual Bend Test

If prompted by the FAB, you can do a manual Bend test.

To do the test:

  1. With DB Admin open, select the appropriate fabric.

  2. At Bend, click the calculator icon.

    Click the calculator icon

    The Bend Calculator dialog box is displayed.

    Bend Calculator dialog box

    You are going to take three measurements:
    • Center fold - the value goes in Fold Height 1

    • Left fold - the value goes in Fold Height 2

    • Right fold - the value goes in Fold Height 3

  3. Lay the Width sample flat on a smooth surface.

    Lay the sample flat

  4. Fold the sample in half to produce the center fold. Then, measure the distance of the gap between the sample sides, excluding the fabric width, as shown in the following image.

    Measure the fold

  5. In Fold Height 1, type in the measurement.

    Fold Height 1

  6. Lift the top side of the sample and put it further to the left, so it reaches past the bottom layer. Then measure the distance of the gap between the sample sides, excluding the fabric width, as shown in the following image.

    Measure the fold

  7. In Fold Height 2, type in the measurement.

    Fold Height 2

  8. Lay the sample fabric out flat. Then, take the left side and put it out to the right, so it reaches past the bottom layer as shown in the following image. Measure the distance of the gap between the sample sides, excluding the fabric width, as shown in the following image.

    Measure the fold

  9. In Fold Height 3, type in the measurement.

    Fold Height 3

  10. Repeat steps 3-9 using the Length sample. Ensure you type in the values in the correct boxes.

  11. Click Calculate.

  12. Click Save Changes.

© Browzwear Solutions Pte. Ltd. 2018-2021. All rights reserved. Legal Notices

Was this article helpful?
0 out of 0 found this helpful

Comments

0 comments

Please sign in to leave a comment.

Articles in this section

See more