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Fibers, 4. Polyamide Fibers

  1. Leland L. Estes1,
  2. Michael Schweizer2

Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.a10_567.pub2

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Estes, L. L. and Schweizer, M. 2011. Fibers, 4. Polyamide Fibers. Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    E. I. Du Pont de Nemours & Co., Nashville, Tennessee, USA

  2. 2

    ITCF Denkendorf, Denkendorf, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2011

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Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Properties
2.Polyamides for Synthetic Fibers
2.1.Aminocarboxylic Acid Type Polyamides
2.2.Diamine – Dicarboxylic Acid Type Polyamides
2.3.Copolyamides
3.Special Requirements for Polyamides
4.Modifying Additions
5.Technology of Melt Spinning
5.1.Melt Spinning of Nylon
5.2.Special Techniques and Products
6.Uses
7.Economic Aspects