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Issue 4 (130) / 2018

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General problems of the fibre and textile industries

Creating an Alternative Production Line by Using a Simulation Technique in Duvet Cover Production

Authors: Ünal Can, Demirbaş Zeycan Aydan

In this study, the discrete-event system simulation technique was used in order to create smooth work flow on a duvet cover production line. In accordance with this purpose, a model of the work flow of a...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1306
| Pages 8–12

Shaping Consumer Behaviour in the Fashion Industry by Interactive Communication

Authors: Kaczorowska-Spychalska Dominika

The intense processes of digital transformation are resulting in changes in consumer behavior in the fashion market. The  digital consumer expects increasingly attractive products that reflect new fashion trends, a low risk of purchase and immediate...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1307
| Pages 13–19

Research and development

Review of the Characteristic Curves of Silkworm Cocoon Hot air Drying and its Technological Configuration

Authors: Wei Peixing , Tuo Wanyong , Chen Jinxiang , Chen Xiaohan, Xie Jingyi

To pass on Chinese cocoon-drying technology to developing countries, this paper reviews characteristic curves of silkworm cocoon hot air drying and its recent research advances in cocoon-drying technology in China based on the epochal and regional...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1308
| Pages 20–28

Comparison of the Structure and Properties of Wool and Cashmere Fibrrs under Potassium Permanganate Treatment

Authors: Li Long, Qin Caixia , Liu Cancan

In this study, the weight loss and tensile property of wool fibers and cashmere fibers before and after various potassium permanganate solution treatment were investigated. The scale morphology and  crystallization index of the original and treated...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1309
| Pages 29–33

Fabrication and Characterization of Photochromic Spirooxazine/Polyvinylidene Fluoride Fiber Membranes via Electrospinning

Authors: Peng Linghui , Guo Ronghui , Lan Jianwu , Jiang Shouxiang

In this study, photochromic spirooxazine material of N-methyl-3,3-dimethyl-9'-hydroxy-spiro[2H-indole-2-[3H] naphtho [2,1-b] [1,4] oxazine] was synthesised. Spirooxazine/PVDF fiber (SPF) membranes with different contents of  spirooxazine were successfully prepared by electrospinning. The SPF membranes were characterised by FTIR and...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1310
| Pages 34–38

Investigation of Moisture Management and Air Permeability Properties of Fabrics with Linen and Linen-Polyester Blend Yarns

Authors: Çeven Erhan Kenan, Karakan Günaydin Gizem

This paper has focused on moisture   management (MMT) and air permeability properties of fabrics produced from linen (100%) and linen-polyester yarns (80% polyester and 20% linen) at different weft densities. In the experimental study, eighteen different...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1311
| Pages 39–47

Influence of Weave Parameters on Woven Fabric Tear Strength

Authors: Milašius Rimvydas, Legaudienė Brigita , Laureckiene Ginta

The influence of weave on woven fabric tear strength is analysed in this paper. Brierlay’s factor Fm, Milašius’ factor P and P’ and modification of  parameter P made by the authors (P’weft) were used in the...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1312
| Pages 48–51

Energy Stored in the Electric Field Produced by a Charged Fabric with a Conductive Mesh

Authors: Kacprzyk Ryszard, Król J. , Pelesz Adam

The aim of the research was to set up a simplified analytical fabric-grounded object model for estimation of the energy stored in the electric field occurring in the space surrounding a charged fabric. A standard spherical electrode...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1313
| Pages 52–58

Investigation of Selected Physical Properties of Knitted Fabrics Produced From Macaroni Yarns

Authors: Çeven Erhan Kenan, Karakan Günaydin Gizem

Recently there have been new trends in fancy yarns in order to meet consumer demands for drapery, decorative and outwear fabrics. Macaroni yarns are a promising group of fancy yarn which allows new yarn designs with...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1314
| Pages 59–66

New Image Analysis Method for Determination of the Inter-Fibre Pore Size Intensity of Polyester Woven Barrier Fabrics

Authors: Kocaman Recep Türkay , Aibibu Dilbar , Cherif Chokri

Porosity is an important characteristic of a filter textile, which affects permeability and retention properties. Determination of the inter-yarn and inter-fibre pore sizes of barrier textiles is also required to assess the filter behaviour of these...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1315
| Pages 67–74

Designing Seamless Compression Products Supporting the Process of External Treatment on Numerically Controlled Flat Knitting Machines

Authors: Kowalski Krzysztof, Karbowski Krzysztof , Kłonowska Magdalena, Prążyńska Aleksandra, Sujka Witold, Kowalski Tomasz Marek

The paper presents a procedure for the design of seamless compression products with an intended value of unit pressure on numerically controlled flat knitting machines. Based on the algorithms developed, some important stages of product design...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1316
| Pages 75–81

Evaluation of Regenerated Bamboo, Polyester and Cotton Knitted Fabricsfor Summer Clothing

Authors: Saricam Canan, Erdumlu Nazan

Apparel products worn next to the skin used as summer clothing should satisfy good thermal and moisture management properties. In this paper, fabrics which are produced from three different types of fibres - regenerated bamboo, polyester,...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1317
| Pages 82–89

Different Approaches in Bathrobe Manufacturing: New Concept Pestemal Bathrobes, an Irreplaceable Element of Hammam Culture

Authors: Kalkanci Mihriban

In the present study, bathrobes manufactured from terry towel fabric in the scope of home textile and new trend bathrobes made from pestemal with a 650-year long history were compared in terms of their fabric utilization...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1318
| Pages 90–96

Simulation of Delamination in a Composite Using a Shell-beam Mesoscale Finite Element Model

Authors: Marszałek Jerzy , Stadnicki Jacek

The article presents a new method of delamination modelling in a fabric-reinforced laminate using a shell-beam mesoscale FE model. This original laminate model enables the analysis of the resistance of composite structures in which the reinforcement...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1319
| Pages 97–103

Evaluation of the Elastomeric Composite Self-repair Process for the Construction of Protective Gloves

Authors: Adamus-Włodarczyk Agnieszka , Bacciarelli-Ulacha Anna , Irzmańska Emilia , Strąkowska Anna , Masłowski Marcin

Preliminary results of the implementation of self-healing polymers in all-rubber protective gloves are presented. The aim of the study was to evaluate the self-healing process of the elastomeric composite in PPE (personal protective equipment). Tests were...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1320
| Pages 104–110

Effect of Microwave Irradiation on the Physical Properties and Structure of Silk Fibre

Authors: Zhao Xue, Zhao Xue

Microwaves are high frequency radio waves which are capable of penetrating many materials and causing heat to be generated in the process. To investigate the effect of microwave irradiation on the physical properties as well as...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1321
| Pages 111–115

Properties of Cotton Fabric Modified with a Chitosan Quaternary Ammonium SaltNanoparticle

Authors: Zhang Wei , Dai Xinlan , Zhou Jinjie

In this study, a novel fibre-reactive nanoparticle was synthesised in three steps. First awater-soluble chitosan derivative, N-[(2-hydroxy-3-trimethylammonium)propyl] chitosanchloride (short for HTCC), was prepared by reacting chitosan with 2,3-poxypropyltrimethylammonium chloride. Second the HTCC was further modified by reacting...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1322
| Pages 116–121

Estimating the Effect of Torso Clothing Insulation on Body Skin and Clothing Temperatures in a Cold Environment Using Infrared Thermography

Authors: Angelova Radostina A., Georgieva Elena, Markov Detelin , Bozhkov Tsvetan , Simova Iskra , Kehaiova Nushka , Stankov Peter

The study presents experiments, conducted with human subjects in an artificial cold chamber,  assessing the influence of a cold environment on the temperature of the human body. Infrared thermography was applied as a non-invasive, contactless method...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1323
| Pages 122–129

Lithuanian Folk Textile Heritage: Expressive Possibilities of Designs

Authors: Petrulyte Salvinija, Petrulis Donatas

Lithuanian folk textile heritage is an important part of world culture heritage, on which various ideas and traditions are imprinted with the emphasis on the education of self-consciousness of society and preservation of national identity. This...   more »

full text | references | Nr DOI: 10.5604/01.3001.0012.1324
| Pages 130–137


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