Properties of Fiber | Properties of Textile Fiber

Properties of Textile Fiber:
Before learning about properties of fiber, you should know about what is textile fiber? I have published a complete post on textile fiber. You can see this: What is Textile Fiber? | Types of Textile Fiber
Properties of Textile Fiber

To be a textile fiber it has some properties. The properties of textile fiber are given below:

Normally properties of textile fiber are three types:

    A) Physical Properties
    B) Mechanical Properties
    C) Chemical Properties

A) Physical Properties  
  1. Length
  2. Fineness
  3. Crimp
  4. Maturity
  5. Lusture
  6. Softness
  7. Resiliency
  8. Work of rupture
  9. Density
  10. Appearance
  11. Flexibility
  12. Toughness
  13. Elongation
B) Mechanical Properties  
  1. Strength
  2. Elasticity
  3. Extensibility
  4. Rigidity
C) Chemical Properties  
  1. Solubility in aqueous salt
  2. Solubility in organic salt
Without above that properties, fiber has also 
  1. Thermal Properties
  2. Torsional Properties
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Mazharul Islam Kiron is a textile consultant and researcher on online business promotion. He is working with one European textile machinery company as a country agent. He is also a contributor of Wikipedia.

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