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RESEARCH PAPERS: Additional Technical Papers

A Design for Spinning Tension Control

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R. A. Taylor, R. S. Brown

USDA-ARS, Clemson, S.C. 29631

J. Eng. Ind 107(2), 220-227 (May 01, 1985) (8 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3185987 History: Received May 21, 1984; Online July 30, 2009

Abstract

A new cap-spinning design is described. A unique feature enables the cap to be operated at different speeds from the bobbin to increase or decrease yarn tension as needed. The new spinner will operate as a modification on a conventional ring spinning frame. However, it eliminates the need for rings and travelers. Due to the spinners independent tension control, it can be operated at extremely high speeds without increasing the ends down rate. Yarn grade and tension comparisons with a ring spinning are reported.

Copyright © 1985 by ASME
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