Fabric reinforcements. John Summerscales ACMC University of Plymouth. Outline of this lecture. Woven fabrics Braids Knitted fabrics Stitched fabrics (non-crimp fabrics) Bonded/felted fabrics. Fabric description. Weft in weave Course in knit. Warp in weave Wale in knit.
ACMC University of Plymouth
Weft in weave
Course in knit
Warp in weave
Wale in knit
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Layer to layer interlock weave Angle interlock weave Orthogonal non-crimp interlock weave
Images from AE Bogdanovich and MH Mohamed (3Tex Inc), SAMPE Journal, 2009, 45(6), 8-28.