Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Bedford Cord

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1175

n A rib-weave fabric with raised lengthwise cords produced by using stuffing threads in the warp. Since the fabric is strong and wears well, it is used for upholstery, suits, riding habits, and work clothes. (Tortora PG, Merkel RS (2000) Fairchild’s dictionary of textiles, 7th edn. Fairchild Publications, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA