3D knitting

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  • Created by: Abigail
  • Created on: 02-05-15 14:53

3D FABRIC STRUCTURE;

  • developments have led to 3D that can be knitted, woven or braded to form structures without any joins
  • these techniques can be used for engineering, furnishings and fashion end uses
  • 3D weaving processes can shape fabric
  • relies on computer technology

3D KNITTED UPHOLSTRY;

  • Teknit had developed a system for producing 3D knitted fabrics used for office seat upholstry and technical textiles
  • combines shaping possibilities of the v-bed flat weft knitting
  • includes individual needle selection, loop transfers
  • uses JIT and Quick Response
  • faster time to market
  • produced without any cutting or sewing operations
  • faster knitting

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