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What is combed cotton? What is the difference with ordinary cotton
- Sep 05, 2018 -

Combed Cotton - The shorter fibers (about 1 CM or less) in the cotton fibers are removed by a comber leaving the longer and neat fibers. The quality of the yarn from the combed cotton is better. Fabrics made from combed cotton yarns have a high level of quality in texture, washability and durability. Combed cotton refers to the process of adding delicate combing in the process of spinning, which is to comb the shorter fibers and remove the impurities in the cotton to make smooth yarn, which makes the cotton more tough and difficult. When the ball is raised, the quality of the cotton is more stable.


Combing and carding refer to the process of cotton yarn. The combed cotton yarn is smoother and smoother, and the surface of the fabric is flat and has no neps. The effect of dyeing is also good.

Originated in the United Kingdom, Oxford, also known as oxford. Originating in the United Kingdom, the traditional combed cotton fabric named after Oxford University, Oxford cloth began around 1900. The fine combed high-count yarn is used as a double warp, and the thick weft yarn is interwoven with the weft weight flat structure.


"Ordinary cotton" contrast: combed cotton cloth is dense, soft and solid. It is recommended to use both "watch" and "touch" methods to identify plain cotton and combed cotton. The former method is to put a single layer of cotton cloth on the hand, and after the light is irradiated, the combed cotton is very tight, and the hand shadow is not visible after the light transmission; on the contrary, the ordinary cotton cloth is not high enough, the contour of the hand It is vaguely visible [1]. As for the way of distinguishing by touch, it is actually whether the texture of the cotton cloth is soft and firm.

"Natural cotton" comparison: The most common contrast is compared with pure cotton. Many merchants use the material of combed cotton as a cotton to promote. Because of this, in the conventional fabric, pure natural cotton is the fabric with the highest affinity to the human body. The characteristics of the characteristics of the contrast have been said above, and the most important points of the disadvantages, 1 combed cotton is relatively pure cotton, poor moisture absorption and pure cotton; 2 when wearing close-fitting clothing, the appearance is better, the comfort is poor.


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