Hex Bar Abrasion Test

BioThane's shield-like coating is resistant to abrasion.


Test Procedure

ASTM : D6770-2
Hex Bar Abrasion


The BioThane® coated webbing, treated with an invisible shield-like coating, is resistant to this type of extreme abrasion testing.

Test Results

BioThane® vs Uncoated Webbing

Test Method Unit BioThane® Gold Series Uncoated Web polyester
ASTM D6770-07 Hex Bar Abrasion Visual Fair Poor
gram wt. loss 0.625 0.136
% tensile retention 100.00 68.40
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BioThane Test Results