EN ISO 9902-6:2021

Textile machinery - Noise test code - Part 6: Fabric manufacturing machinery (ISO 9902-6:2018)

Publication date:   Apr 15, 2021

General information

60.60 Standard published   Jan 13, 2021


CEN/TC 214 Textile machinery and accessories

European Norm

17.140.20   Noise emitted by machines and equipment | 59.120.30   Looms. Weaving machines



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This document covers the different types of weaving and knitting machines defined in ISO 5247 (all parts)[2] and ISO 7839[3], respectively.
It is applicable to:
full-width weaving machines with weft insertion by:

rigid, telescopic or flexible rapiers;
hydraulic (waterjet) or by pneumatic (airjet) nozzle;

narrow fabric weaving machines with weft insertion by shuttles or needles;
jacquard machines;
knitting machinery including:

circular knitting;
flat bed knitting;
warp knitting;
cotton (flat weft weaving);

other fabric manufacturing machines e.g.:

multi-phase weaving machines;
circular weaving machines;
stitch bonding machines.

NOTE Because of the high requirements on measurement conditions, grade 1 methods are normally not feasible for textile machinery.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Directive 2006/42/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council of 17 May 2006 on machinery, and amending Directive 95/16/EC (recast)

Life cycle


EN ISO 9902-6:2021
60.60 Standard published
Jan 13, 2021