This is the second edition of CSA Z262.6, Specifications for facially featured headforms. It supersedes the previous edition, published in 2002.
This Standard specifies the dimensional and material requirements for facially featured headforms to be used in the testing of full-face protection and eye protection equipment, especially impact protection testing.
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