TextileGlossary.com

What is "Elastane" - Definition & Explanation
A man-made fibre containing at least 85% polyurethane which is capable of high stretch followed by rapid and substantial recovery to its unstretched length.
A fibre, often made of polyurethane, possessing inherent stretch properties (also known as spandex, especially in the USA).
Add a definition

Some more terms:
Air Permeability
The permeablity, or the ease with which air passes through material. Air porous ness determines such factors as the wind resistance of sailcloth, the air resistance of parachute cloth, and the...

Pilot Cloth
Pilot Cloth is a coarse, heavy, stout twilled woolen that is heavily napped and navy blue. Used by...

Regulator
A stiff, pointed tool used by an upholsterer to adjust stuffing on a finished...

Warp knitting
A type of knitted fabric construction in which the yarns are formed into stitches in a lengthwise manner. Warp knits are generally less elastic than weft knits. Common examples of warp knits are...

Box cloth
This is a woolen cloth that is milled heavily so as to impart a felt like....

Companies for Elastane:
If you manufacture, distribute or otherwise deal in Elastane.


(s) 2014 TextileGlossary.com Some rights reserved. • Sitemap