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What is "Acrilan" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 13-Feb-2024 (5 months, 1 day ago)
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Acrilan
Trade name for an acrylic fiber

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Wale

In knit fabrics, a column of loops lying lengthwise in the fabric. The number of wales per inch is a measure of the fabric's fineness. In woven fabrics, one of a series of ribs or cords, running...

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Tensile Strength

(Breaking Strength) - The strength shown by a fiber, yarn, or fabric to resist breaking under pressure. It is the actual number of pounds of resistance that a fabric will give before the material is...

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Chameleon

A 3 tone effect that changes with the angle of view. It is achieved by using a warp yarn of one color and double weft yarns of 2 different colors. It is often found in taffetas, poplins or failles of...

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Cloque/Blister fabric

A general term to describe fabrics with a blister (pucker) on the surface. The blister may be created by several different methods such as printing with caustic soda or other chemicals, by weaving...

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Tricoline

Tricoline, also known as tricotine or tricot, is a type of lightweight fabric that is commonly used in the production of clothing and home furnishings. It is made from 100% cotton or a blend of...

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Marocain

Marocain, also known as Moroccan crepe, is a type of fabric commonly used in the textile industry. It is known for its unique texture, drape, and versatility. The term "Marocain" originates from the...

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Pick

In textile manufacturing, a pick refers to a single weft thread that is inserted through the warp yarns during the weaving process. The pick is an essential component of creating woven fabrics, and...

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Pilling

Pilling is a common problem that occurs in textiles, particularly in fabrics that are made from synthetic or blended fibers. It is the formation of small balls of fiber on the surface of the fabric,...

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