Comparison Between Weaving and Knitting


Comparison Between Weaving and Knitting
Mashood Ahmed
School Of Textile and Design (STD)
University of Management & Technology, Lahore, Pakistan.
Cell : 0346-3331968
Email: 111811008@umt.edu.pk 


Weaving:
Process of fabric manufacturing in which fabric is prepared by the interlacement of warp and weft yarns.
Weave structure
Knitting:
A process of fabric manufacturing in which fabric is prepared by the inter looping of yarn. 
Knit structure
Flow Chart between Weaving and Knitting
Weaving
Knitting
Yarn
Warping
Sizing
Drawing
Looming
Inspection and Grading
Measuring
Folding
Fabric Go down

Yarn in package form 
 
Place the yarn package in the creel 
 
Feeding the yarn 
 
Set the m/c as per design & GSM 
 
Knitting 
 
Withdraw the roll fabric and weighting 
 
Roll marking 
 
Inspection 
 
Numbering

 
 Difference Between Knitting and Weaving:

Comparison Between Weaving and Knitting
Weaving
Knitting
The fabric forming process by interlacement of warp threads.
The fabric forming process by intermeshing of loops.

There is Warp and Weft.
There is Coarse and Wale.
We do Sizing in weaving.
We do Waxing.
Two or more yarns are used.
Only one yarn is used.
Low strength.
High strength.
Healed eye/ frame are used.
Only Needle is used.
Very less or no elasticity.
High amount of elasticity.
More durable.
Less durable.
Absorb less moisture.
Absorbs more moisture.
More production cost.
Less production cost.
Good dimensional stability.
Less dimensional stability.
TPI of yarn is higher.
TPI of yarn is less.






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