SADFA 2 Fibre Technology

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A look at fibres and their suitability for their end uses using the HAIMO concept, i.e. household uses, apparel uses, industrial uses, medical uses and other uses.

Cotton Fibre
More about cotton and its production including the HAIMO concept.

Viscose Fibres
Importance of viscose in textiles today.

Polyamide Fibres
Introduction to the manufacture and end uses of nylon today. Process route.

Polyester Fibres
Importance of polyester in the textile industry of today. Synthesis from raw material to fabric.

Acrylic And Modacrylic Fibres
Manufacture and end uses including the HAIMO concept. The extent to which acrylics have replaced wool.

Polypropylene Fibres
Basic fibre technology.

Spinning Systems                                                                                                                                                     Methods of Producing Man Made Fibres Wet, Dry and Melt spinning systems.

Man Made Fibres in Comparison to Natural Fibres
Advantages and disadvantages.