pad dyeing

pad dyeing

[′pad ‚dī·iŋ]
(textiles)
A process in which fabrics are dyed by passing them between rollers.
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The old pad dyeing system we have is also very time-consuming and the Thermex has allowed us to considerably shorten processing times for the heavier fabrics, while at the same time considerably expanding our product offering.
Pad dyeing usually gives good dye penetration and leveling, low tailing risk and excellent washing off as well as wet fastness.
Wang, Application of Acacia natural dyes on cotton by pad dyeing, Fiber Polym, 13, 206 (2012)