Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

J-Box

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6579

n A J-shaped holding device used in continuous operations to provide varying amounts of intermediate material storage such as in wet processing of fabrics and in tow production. The material is fed to the top and pleated to fill the long arm before being withdrawn from the short arm. (Vigo TL (1994) Textile processing, dyeing, finishing and performance. Elsevier Science, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA