Results on mechanical properties of the yarns analysed

 
Yarn Breaking Tests
 
Break Load
daN/C.V.%
Tenacity
cN/tex/CV%
Elongation
%/CV%
Shetland Wool (two plied yarn)
Untreated Wool
0.76 / 4.4
3.29 / 4.4
15.00 / 9.1
Conventional dyeing
0.61 / 8.4
2.87 / 8.4
10.15/ 12.9
Liposome dyeing
0.64 / 7.5
2.99 / 7.5
10.23 / 26.5
Shetland Wool (two plied yarn)
Untreated Wool
0.23 / 10.6
7.57 / 10.6
17.73 / 19.6
Conventional dyeing
0.21 / 10.6
6.91 / 10.6
15.47 / 23.8
Liposome dyeing
0.21 / 10.4
6.92 / 10.4
18.57 / 25.5
Wool yarn (one single strand yarn)
Untreated Wool
0.38 / 10.3
7.87 / 10.3
20.45 / 24.9
Conventional dyeing
0.37 / 6.9
8.09 / 6.9
19.70 / 19.7
Liposome dyeing
0.37 / 8.7
7.84 / 8.7
20.70 / 24.5