Compactor Creases

Compactor Creases — These occurred during compacting, which is a mechanical process designed to reduce shrinkage and give stability to the fabric. This fabric is passed through the compactor in flat tube form, and wrinkles on the folded selvage were compressed into hard creases.

Listen to Compactor Creases

  • Defect Number: 0181
  • Defect Type: Finishing Defects
  • Fabric Type: Single Knit Fabrics
  • Severity: Major
  • Category: V