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DRAW-TWISTING [1 record]

Record 1 2016-11-23


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

The operation of stretching continuous filament yarn to align and order the molecular and crystalline structure in which the yarn is taken up by means of a ring-and-traveler device that inserts a small amount of twist ... into the drawn yarn.


draw-twisting: term standardized by ISO.


  • Filature (Textiles)
  • Apprêt et traitements divers (Textiles)

étirage-retordage : terme normalisé par l'ISO.


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