The Manufacture of Wool Carpets Part 1C Yarn Spinning – Special-Purpose Yarns Heather/Tweed, Felted, Conductive/Antistatic, Yarns for Woven and Tufted Carpets
Author: Wools of NZ (2002), edited and updated by ITF Academy (2019)
An excellent technical paper covering all aspects of yarns for Tufted, Axminster and Wilton production. Felted yarns discussed and evaluated.
Also recommendations are given for the selection of raw materials for wool yarns in the non-plain category, and guidance is given for manufacturing these by blending methods. Attention is drawn to the availability of electromechanical methods for the manufacture of effect yarns.