Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Wood Grain

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_12876

A fabric defect that consists of fillingwise streaks resembling the irregular appearance of wood grain in lumber. Wood grain is usually caused by strained filling in quilling, the tension being more pronounced near the butt of the quill.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA