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FALSE TWIST-TEXTURIZING [1 record]

Record 1 2005-12-08

English

Subject field(s)
  • Textiles: Preparation and Processing
  • Thread Spinning (Textiles)
DEF

A type of texturising [in which] partially orientated yarn (POY) is first twisted in one direction and then untwisted by thermal and mechanical means [making possible] the production of yarn with a high bulk/stretch potential, which can also be controlled.

CONT

False twist texturizing of microfilaments.

Key term(s)
  • false twist-texturizing
  • false twist-texturing

French

Domaine(s)
  • Apprêt et traitements divers (Textiles)
  • Filature (Textiles)
CONT

La texturation par fausse torsion consiste à étirer un fil de filaments, à le torsionner et à le chauffer de façon simultanée. Ce procédé très efficient permet de gonfler un fil pour lui conférer des propriétés thermo-isolantes ou autres, en plus de lui procurer des caractéristiques tactiles et visuelles propres. Le produit final est bobiné sur des tubes utilisés dans les procédés subséquents de teinture, de tissage et de tricotage.

Spanish

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