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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spandex

Spandex, Lycra or elastane is a synthetic fiber known for its exceptional elasticity. It is stronger and more durable than natural rubber. It is a polyether-polyurea ...

textilelearner.blogspot.com/2012/04/introduction-of-lycra-properties-of.html

It is INVISTA's trademark for a synthetic fabric material with elastic properties of the sort known generically as "spandex". Lycra is commonly used in athletic or ...

www.bbc.co.uk/schools/gcsebitesize/science/edexcel_pre_2011/designerproducts/smartmaterialsrev1.shtml

Smart materials can change their properties in response to an external stimulus. Materials such as Lycra®, Thinsulate®, carbon fibres, Kevlar®, Teflon® and ...

www.ehow.co.uk/about_5433959_properties-lycra-fabric.html

Lycra is the trademarked brand name for spandex, a synthetic fibre that can be stretched to several times its original size but retain its shape. It has been a staple  ...

www.innovateus.net/content/what-lycra

Lycra or spandex is a stretchy and forgiving fiber. This is a synthetic fiber used through out the world by many designers and clothing manufacturers. Lycra ...

www.indiantextilejournal.com/articles/FAdetails.asp?id=5294

"Lycra" is the trade name that DuPont uses for their particular formula of spandex that they sell to the textile industry. The type of fabric and it's end use determine ...

www.leaf.tv/articles/what-is-lycra-fabric

Lycra is a registered brand name for a polyurethane-based synthetic fiber that's also called spandex or elastane. The DuPont Company first developed Lycra in ...

textilefashionstudy.com/elastomeric-fiber-physical-and-chemical-properties-of-spandex

Sep 1, 2012 ... Industrially, spandex is called lycra. The amount of Lycra determines the elasticity of that's apparels. Physical Properties of Spandex: The ...

textileapex.blogspot.com/2015/06/properties-of-spandex-fabrics.html

Jun 16, 2015 ... Properties of Spandex Fabrics ... Lycra yellows and losses elasticity and strength at over 300o F. It sticks at 347o F and melts at 446o F. Effect of ...

onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/j.1478-4408.1969.tb02876.x/pdf

The physical and chemical properties of Lycra (DuP) elastomeric yarn are described. The scouring, bleaching, fluorescent brightening, dyeing, printing and  ...