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Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Chenille Fibre: Chenille may refer to either a type of yarn or fabric made from it. Chenille is the French word for caterpillar whose fur the yarn is supposed to resemble. The chenille yarn is manufactured by placing short lengths of yarn, called the “pile”, between two “core yarns” and then twisting the yarn together. […]

Thermal Properties of Polymers

Thread Numbering System

Thread Numbering System Sewing Thread: Sewing thread is an essential element of garments. Sewing threads are special kinds of multi-layer yarn that are engineered and designed to pass through a sewing machine rapidly. It can be made out of many different materials including cotton, linen, nylon, and silk etc. According to Oxford Dictionary, “A thread […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Viscose Fiber | Viscose Rayon Production | Properties of Viscose Rayon

Viscose Fiber | Viscose Rayon Production | Flow Chart of Viscose Rayon Manufacturing | Properties of Viscose Rayon | Trade Name of Viscose | End Use of Viscose Rayon Viscose is a man-made, natural polymeric cellulose or regenerated cellulose filament or staple fiber. Viscose regenerated cellulose is obtained by the viscoseprocess. The name viscose was derived from the […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Properties of Cotton Fibers

Properties of Cotton Fibers Considered by Cotton Spinners Spinning Technology  for Cotton Fibre:  Flow chart of carded yarn production: Input Machine Output Bale Blow Room Card mat Card mat Carding Card sliver Card sliver Breaker draw frame Drawn sliver Drawn sliver Finisher draw frame Drawn sliver Drawn sliver Simplex Roving Roving Ring Yarn Flow chart […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Introduction to Textiles

Introduction to Textiles What is Textile? The word ”textile” originally applied only to woven fabrics, now generally applied to fibers, yarns, or fabrics or products made offers, yarns or fabrics. The term textile originates from the latin verb texere to weave but, as the Textile Institute’s Terms and Definitions Glossary explains, it is now ”a […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Jute Fibre Properties and End Uses | Part 02

Part 01 : Jute Fibre | Jute Fibre Cultivation Physical and Chemical Properties of Jute Fibre| Chemical Composition | End Uses of Jute Fibre  Introduction: Jute is known as golden fibre because of its golden color & it will bring a golden future for Bangladesh. In terms of usage, production and global consumption, jute is […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Viscose Rayon | Part 01

Viscose Manufacturing Process | Part 02 Viscose Rayon | Physical & Chemical Properties |Identification & Uses of Viscose Rayon Fiber    Viscose Rayon Rayon was the first regenerated cellulosic fibre. It is also called ‘artificial silk’. Regular rayon is called viscose rayon. Some rayon is made by using the cuprammonium process and is called the cupro […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres

Viscose Manufacturing Process | Part 02

Viscose Rayon | Physical & Chemical Properties | Part 01 Viscose Manufacturing Process | Flow chart of viscose | Steps of Viscose Manufacturing Process | Part 02   Viscose Rayon Viscose rayon, a man-made fibre composed of 100% regenerated cellulose, was discovered in 1891, and the first commercial production was undertaken in 1905 by Courtaulds. […]

Chenille Fibre | Advantages & Disadvantages of Chenille Fibres