Yarn Texturing Technology

Texturing is increasingly important in textile production, not only in yarns for weaving and knitting fashion products, but also for carpets, furnishing fabrics and a variety of technical textiles. This book covers all the major techniques including twist-texturing, jet-screeen texturing, false-twist process, BCF processes and air-jet texturingare in detail. Combining a comprehensive review of the physics and chemistry of texturing with a thorough, illustrated description of current practice, this book is invaluable for yarn and fabric manufacturers, textile scientists and students on textile science and technology courses.
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Audience

Yarn and fabric manufacturers, textile scientists and students

 

Book information

  • Published: October 2001
  • Imprint: Woodhead Publishing
  • ISBN: 978-1-85573-575-0


Table of Contents

The origins of texturing; Scientific and engineering principles in twist-texturing; Scientific and engineering principles in other texturing processes; False-twist process; False-twist textured yarns; BCF processes and yarns; Air-jet texturing and yarns; Quality assurance; Textile yarn logistics; Retrospect and prospect.