Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Latent Crimp

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6792

Crimp in fibers that can be developed by a specific treatment. Fibers are prepared specially to crimp when subjected to specific conditions, e.g., tumbling in a heated chamber or wet processing.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA