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Title: Effect of substituting modified polyester for cotton in ring-spun polyester/cotton blended yarn fabrics
Authors: Mahish, Sudipta S
Punj, S K
Banwari, Bhawna
Keywords: Coolplus;Drape;Polyester/cotton blend;Thermal insulation;Wicking
Issue Date: Jun-2006
Publisher: NISCAIR-CSIR, India
IPC Code: Int. Cl.8 D01D11/00, G01N33/36
Abstract: The effect of using a tetra channel cross-section polyester fibre with and without microslits on its surface in place of cotton in a polyester/cotton (P/C) blended yarn fabric has been studied. The results have been compared with P/C blended yarn fabrics. It is observed that the modified cross-section polyester generally shows better performance with respect to drapability, crease recovery, bending rigidity, air permeability, thermal insulation and wicking behaviour as compared to P/C blended fabrics in temperate weather.
Page(s): 313-319
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/123456789/24522
ISSN: 0975-1025 (Online); 0971-0426 (Print)
Appears in Collections:IJFTR Vol.31(2) [June 2006]

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