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Table 3 Test results of transmission properties of the different fabric samples

From: Comfort related woven fabric transmission properties made of cotton and nylon

Fabric properties 100% nylon (20Ne) 50/50 Cotton/nylon (20Ne) 85/15 Cotton/nylon (20Ne) 100% Cotton (20Ne) 100% nylon (30Ne) 50/50 Cotton/nylon (30Ne) 85/15Cotton/nylon (30Ne) 100% Cotton (30Ne)
Water vapor transmission (g/m2 h) 490 505 525 535 508 515 535 538
Transfer wicking ratio (%) after 30 min 0.20 0.22 0.31 0.18 0.18 0.18 0.16 0.15
Longitudinal wicking height (cm) 3.2 3.7 2.5 1.1 2.7 2.2 1.4 1.1
Moisture regain (%) 1.32 3.31 4.63 6.52 0.6 2.8 3.9 5.25
Air permeability (cm3/cm2/s) 224 230 231 233 222 228 227 231