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What is "Grommet" - Definition & Explanation

Plastic, Brass or steel hole reinforcements, Usually they come in two parts and are pressed together in a grommet anvil or setter.
Little air holes reinforced with metal ring, usually on jackets, hats or shoes to allow ventilation.
Large, metal-edged unit which surrounds a hole in a garment. Many belts have grommets surrounding the belt hole.

Some other terms

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refers to the application of material such as plastic resin, wax, oil, varnish or lacquer to the surface of the fabric. Application methods include dipping, spraying, brushing, calendering or knife...
The amount, expressed as a percentage by mass, or linear polymer that is generally present in a crystalline form, the remainder of the polymer being present in an amorphous state. NOTE: There are...
A woven fabric with corded yarns spaced at regular intervals in both the warp and filling, forming squares on the surface of the fabric. Originally intended so a tear in the fabric would not spread....
An insoluble colorant is printed on the fabric as a paste or emulsion, heat cured and bound to the fabric with resins or binders. Allows for the printing of fabrics with fiber blends that would be...
This is the most widely used finishing technique. The finish consists of an opaque base-coat of pigmented resins, followed by a protective top coat. The natural colour of the leather is completely...

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