Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Ring

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_10064

n (1) A narrow band around hosiery appearing different from the rest of the hose. Principal causes: variations in yarn size, dye, absorption, or luster. (2) The device that carries the traveler up and down the package in ring spinning. Also see  Ring Spinning and  Revolving Spinning Ring.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA