Undershot — This is the same defect as the overshot except that the shuttle exits to the back of the fabric. On the face, this gives the appearance of a broken pick or burl mark. An examination of the back of the fabric will generally reveal the tell-tale filling floats.

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  • Defect Number: 0077
  • Defect Type: Weft lines, horizontal lines
  • Fabric Type: Denim Bottomweights - Indigo Dyed
  • Severity: Major
  • Category: II