Harness Balk

Harness Balk — This defect is the result of one harness of this six-harness plain weave failing to move in its prescribed sequence, causing a pick of filling to float over certain warp ends with which it should have interlaced.

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  • Defect Number: 0066
  • Defect Type: Weft lines, horizontal lines
  • Fabric Type: Shirting and Dress Goods - Plain Weave
  • Severity: Major
  • Category: II