Card Clothing, Metallic

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Card Clothing, Metallic

 

a steel band with teeth used in the textile industry as a combing accessory for a carding machine. The foundation fabric is flexible, so that when stretched over a roller it adheres tightly to the surface of the roller. The tips of the teeth are tempered to increase resistance to wear.

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