Drawbacks — These are defects caused by excessive tension gradually applied by some abnormal restriction. When the restriction is removed, the excess slack is woven gradually into the fabric. Drawbacks may vary in length from inches to yards and often result in ruptured ends.

Listen to Drawbacks

  • Defect Number: 0088
  • Defect Type: Warp lines, vertical lines
  • Fabric Type: Shirting and Dress Goods - Plain Weave
  • Severity: Major
  • Category: I