Physical Test Data- To understand all the physical properties of the X-TEX blanket and to help in developing other applications additional physical testing was conducted on 8 ounce product.

The table below is a summary of those tests.

Physical Test Results of the X-TEX Blanket
Test Method Units Result
Thickness

ASTM D5199

Mills

115.5

Mass Per Unit Area

ASTM 5261

oz/yd

8.0 oz.

Grab Tensile MD

ASTM D4632

lbs

56

Grab Tensile TD

ASTM D4632

lbs

66

Elongation at Peak MD

ASTM D4632

percent

102

Elongation at Peak TD

ASTM D4632

percent

96

Wide Width Tensile MD

ASTM D4595

lbs/in

19

Wide Width Tensile TD

ASTM D4595

lbs/in

24

Elongation at break MD

ASTM D4595

percent

75

Elongation at break TD

ASTM D4595

percent

73

Puncture Resistance

ASTM D4833

lbs

54

Trapezoid Tear Strength MD

ASTM D4533

lbs

26

Trapezoid Tear Strength TD

ASTM D4533

lbs

29

Mullen Burst Strength

ASTM D3786

psi

135

Permittivity(Constant Head)

ASTM D4491

sec-1

1.42

Permeability

ASTM D4491

cm/sec

0.36

Flow Rate

ASTM D4491

gal/ft2

106

Apparent Opening Size

ASTM D4751

mm

100-140

Static Puncture Resistance

ASTM D6241

lbs

175

Wet Sieving

ISO 12956

um

83

Asphalt Retention MD

ASTM D6140

grams/m2

2433

Asphalt Retention TD

ASTM D6140

grams/m2

2305

Note* MD = Machine Direction TD = Transverse Direction

     

The Xextex Corporation, USA


Jerry M. Brownstein
President & CEO
1420 NW Gilman Blvd. #2227
Issaquah, WA 98027

Phone: (425) 392.3848
Fax: (425) 392.0222
Email: jbxextex@comcast.net


VIDEOS:

X-TEX DEMONSTRATION
90 SEC

OIL BOOMS:
X-TEX Outperforms Polypropylene

YouTube

Ultra-X-Tex
Demonstration

YouTube
*X-TEX does not produce
potable water.

VMS UTILITY VAULT DEWATERING TRAINING FILM
10.5 MIN