False Twist Textured Yarns
Principles, Processing and Applications
- C Atkinson, Consultant, UK
After an introductory chapter on the development of textured yarns, the book reviews yarn texturing machine designs and twist application methods, including air jet mingling and machine variants for draw textured speciality yarns. It also reviews common process performance and quality problems and how they can be resolved, as well process control, quality assurance and costs. The final chapters look at applications of false twist textured nylon, polyester and polypropylene yarns as well as the future of false twist texturing.
Based on the author’s extensive experience in the textile industry, False twist textured yarns is a standard reference on the key technologies and process issues involved in the manufacture of high-quality false twist textured yarns.
Yarn and fabric manufacturers, textile scientists and students in textile science and technology courses
- Published: March 2012
- Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
- ISBN: 978-1-84569-933-8
A highly recommended reference work for those involved in yarn texturing machine design, production and processing of textured yarns., Textile Month International