What is "Taslan" - Definition & Explanation
A DuPont trademark for a method of bulking and texturizing yarn using compressed air.
Refers to how the fibers are woven and the resulting texture. Used mainly in outerwear garments, Taslan is a durable and water repellent nylon fabric with a slightly shiny surface.
A term denoting a group of materials in which the polyamide fibres are altered through the application of steam. In this way, the fibres swell up, which makes them softer, while retaining their resistance to wind and water as well as their air resistance properties.
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Air-textured yarn
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Bicomponent Fibre
A fibre formed by the conjunction at a spinning jet, of two fibre-forming polymers of different properties. NOTE: a) The two components may be caused to merge approximately side by side...

Acid Dyes
An anionic dye applied from an acidic or neutral dye bath. It has affinity for fibres containing basic...

Uncut corduroy
A corduroy with the pile left uncut. The result is a strong woven fabric with a warpwise....

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