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- Stoll, R.G.
- Textile research journal 1955 v.25 no.7 pp. 650-661
- cellulose; clothing; durability; fabrics; heat treatment; textile fibers; yarns
- ... This paper outlines why cellulose triacetate, which has been known for 90 years, has only recently become a fiber-forming material of considerable commercial interest. After giving a brief historical background, it describes the structure of triacetate as developed by heat treatment and the utilization of heat treatment for the improvement of fiber and fabric properties. It further presents data o ...
- Wakeham, Helmut; Spicer, Nancy
- Textile research journal 1955 v.25 no.7 pp. 585-591
- fabrics; lint cotton; mechanical properties; textile fibers; yarns
- ... Previous work has shown that the structural reversals of cotton fibers are points of weakness at which the fibers prefer to break. The present paper is concerned with the distribution of these reversals in the individual fibers and with differences in reversal frequencies for various cotton varieties. It is shown that indivual fibers vary greatly in their tendency to break at reversals. Fiber reve ...