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Stitch World December, 2015

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The technology of fusing machines has made gigantic strides over past 65 years since the introduction of polymer resin-coated interlinings to garment industry. While most of the developments are drawn from the advancements in mechatronics and material science, the original three parameters: temperature, pressure and processing time still remain same. Although the use of soft micro dot nonwoven interlining has taken over from stiffer resin-coated woven ‘bukhram’, use of electric irons is still prevalent as basic technology for fusing the interlinings to shell fabric. It is well said that both the interlining material as well as fusing machines are equally important and neither inferior interlining can give better results by using superior technology nor inferior technology be compensated by superior…

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