Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Jet Spinning

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_6593

n For most purposes, similar to melt spinning of staple fiber. Hot-gas-jet spinning uses a directed jet of hot gas to “pull” molten polymer from a die lip and instantly draw it into fine fibers. (Kadolph SJJ, and Langford AL (2001) Textiles. Pearson Education, New York).

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA