“Seamless” Technology: Current Situation & Developing Trend

Updated: 2006/11/17 16:24:00

Yuan Yi & Xu Xianlin, Tianjin Polytechnic University

Abstract: The paper first classifies different kinds of seamless technology and then analyzes the characteristics and latest development of some advanced seamless knitting machines currently available on the world market. Seamless circular knitting machine, now has bigger cylinder diameter, has extended applications from knitting underwear to outerwear. For electronic flat knitting machine, multi-bed machine that can knit fully-fashioned product with more complicated patterns has become a trend.
Key words: seamless; fully-fashioned; knit and wear.

Authority in Charge: China National Textile and Apparel Council (CNTAC)

Sponsor :China Textile Information Center (CTIC)

ISSN 1003-3025 CN11-1714/TS