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What is "Condensing" - Definition & Explanation
Last Updated on: 05-May-2023 (9 months, 15 days ago)
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Condensing
The operation of dividing the wide sheet of cotton FIBERS coming from the DOFFING CYLINDER of the CARDING MACHINE into a number of narrow ribbon-like strands which, when acted upon by the leather belts and rollers of a CONDENSER, are formed into loose heavy strands (called ROVING) ready for SPINNING.

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