Wool specimen, merino, bred by Mr Ed and Jill Hundy, 'Kotara', Sally's Flat via Mudgee, New South Wales, Australia, 1996.
Wool specimen from a merino sheep. There is a label with the specimen.
(Ref No: M 275)
This sample of wool was tested in June 2007 by the Interactive Wool Group. They used the OFDA2000 instrument for fleece testing. The following are the results for this specimen:
Microns: 16.2microns (4.1 Standard Deviation)
(average fibre diameter)
Staple length: 70 mm
Mean fibre curvature: 121.9 Dg/mm
(A measurement in degrees
per mm related to
Comfort Factor: 100 %
(The % of fibres equal
to or less than 30 microns)
Text on label reads 'E & J HUNDY / 'KOTARA' / SALLY'S FLAT / VIA MUDGEE / 8/96'.