Carding; carded is described as a preliminary process in manufacturing spun yarn, after wool is scoured and dried. Wool is fed into a carding machine that opens it into an even layer, removing as much burr and seed as possible and a certain amount of short or broken fibers, then draws the fibers parallel to each other to form a continuous strand of fibers called a sliver.

A yarn preparation process where raw cotton is separated, opened, cleaned, and made into sliver.

-see also:
"Carding" is in the HS Code "8445.11"
- -- Carding machines

Ref: 122345/2006-09-19


Other Database Pages Exist for this Phrase:
Carding machine (Carding machine is aligning and separating cotton ...)
Layer (A Layer is a subdivision of a CAD or GIS database ...)
Backwasher (Backwasher refers to a machine used for washing ...)

You have no rights to post comments

Related Articles

Combing ■■■■■■■■■■
Combing refers to a process for removing short fibers. The process enables cotton to be spun into very . . . Read More
Combing machine ■■■■■■■■
A Combing machine refers to a textile mill machine that further clean and straighten cotton fibers in . . . Read More
Fabric ■■■■■■■
A fabric, textile or cloth is a flexible woven material consisting of a network of natural or artificial . . . Read More
Rope ■■■■■■
A rope is a linear collection of plies, yarns or strands which are twisted or braided together in order . . . Read More
Plaster ■■■■■■
In the industrial and industry context, plaster refers to a versatile construction material used for . . . Read More
Diac ■■■■■
Diac is a term which is defined as a two-terminal four-layer semiconductor device (thyristor) that can . . . Read More
Heat treatment solution ■■■■■
Heat treatment solution is pertaining to a treatment in which an alloy is heated to a suitable temperature . . . Read More
Vegetable ■■■■■
In an industrial context, 'vegetable' typically refers to plant-based products that are grown, harvested, . . . Read More
Fibre ■■■■■
Fibre: Fiber (from the French fibre) is a rope or string used as a component of composite materials, . . . Read More
Briquetting ■■■■■
Briquetting is the process of pressing waste materials into a solid fuel. The objects are used for burning . . . Read More