AF encyclopedia of textiles by AMERICAN FABRICS MAGAZINE (Editors)

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Published by Prentice-Hall, Inc. in Englewood Cliffs, N.J .

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Includes index.

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Statementby the editors of American Fabrics magazine.
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Paginationxvi,636p. :
Number of Pages636
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Open LibraryOL19457535M

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The book includes in-depth coverage of household and institutional textiles, in addition to. ‘Full-width piece goods may be dyed in jigs. The cloth is passed from the feed roller through the dyebath, and by means of another roller is given a thorough treatment in the liquor. The treatment in this open vat can be repeated until the desired shade has been obtained’ (AF Encyclopedia of Textiles, ).

A jigger or jig is ‘a dyeing machine in which fabric in open width is transferred repeatedly from one roller to another and passes each time through a dyebath of relatively small volume’ (The Textile Institute Manchester, ).).

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