plied yarn

plied yarn

[′plīd ¦yärn]
(textiles)
A yarn composed of two or more strands.
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Whether you have created a single or a plied yarn, finishing the yarn is still necessary.
Hardy Poole, director of the product services division of the American Textiles Manufacturers' Institute, said, "Historically, in the United States, plied yarn counts as a single yarn, but in fabrics from offshore, labeled in their country of origin, plied yarns may be counted as two.
For example, plied yarns generally have more resilience than singles; chalnette yarns, which are constructed almost like knitted I-cord, also have excellent resilience; and yarns spun worsted-style, instead of woolen, also tend to be nicely elastic.
The newly developed ball yarn tensioner for the two-for-one twisting machine or the up-twisting of BCF single and plied yarns sets another milestone.
A variety or products are produced with emphasis on value added products like Plied Yarns, Corded Yarns, Core Spun Yarns, Slub Yarns, Compact Yarns, Organic Cotton Yarns, Poly Cotton Yarns, Modal Cotton Yarns, Rayon Cotton Yarns, Zero Twist Yarns, High RKM Yarns for industrial end use, Stretch Twills, Slub fabrics, Fine Count Sheeting etc.
It thus satisfies the demand for top quality, application variety and production flexibility in the market for technical plied yarns.
A variety of products are produced with emphasis on value added products like Plied yarns, High RKM yarn for industrial end use, Bulk of the Group's sales are generated from exports.
Labeled BIF, for "built-in freshness," the towels are differentiated by a unique ribbed cuff and absorbent plied yarns in the pile.
When the batch has to be changed, the yarns are drawn-in again rather than being knotted, so that there is no restriction in relation to the range of yarns that can be used - even when changing over from single yarns to plied yarns or from very coarse to extremely fine ones.
Twisted is the operative word and plied yarns are identified by the number of strands involved, i.