Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Weak Web

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_12742

A web of fiber that, when being transferred from the card doffer to the calender rolls to form sliver, does not have sufficient strength from fiber cohesion or clinging entanglement to hold itself together while forming a continuous bridge in processing.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA