Chapter_16_-_Woven_Fabrics_-_Fall_2011-_Student_Version

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WOVEN FABRICS Chapter 16 1
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY lengthwise direction warp yarns ends crosswise directions filling yarns weft yarns picks 2
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Fabric Grain true grain or grain perfect right angle intersections off grain skewed bowed 3
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Fabric Grain bias diagonal line 4
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Fabric Count fabric count/thread count measurement of CLOSENESS of weave balanced weave # of warp yarns similar to # of filling yarns 80 square, 160 unbalanced weave usually larger # of warp yarns 80 X 64 5
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Fabric Count linen tester / pick glass square calibrated magnifying glass fractions of inch or centimeter 6
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Selvages shuttle looms closed selvage edge shuttleless looms separate filling yarns inserted 1 or both selvages fringed 7
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BASIC WEAVING CONCEPTS AND TERMINOLOGY Selvages fringed tucked leno selvage fused 8
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THE LOOM plain weave or tabby weave simplest form 1 st row filling over 1 st warp, under 2 nd warp 2 nd row filling under 1 st warp, over 2 nd warp 3 rd row – same as 1 st row 4 th row – same as 2 nd row 9
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THE LOOM shuttle boat shaped carrier for yarn bobbin 10
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This note was uploaded on 01/16/2012 for the course HUEC 2032 taught by Professor Hayes during the Fall '11 term at LSU.

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