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Development of Knitted Materials Selection for Compression Underwear


The presented research deals with the development of comfortable male underwear taking into account the development of pattern block methods and the analysis of the relationships existing between the compression pressure, the knitted materials properties, and some push-up effects. The main aim of this study is to achieve the technical selection of the materials based on KES-FB evaluations.The ease value has been used as the main index to connect the structural design of underwear, on one hand, and the body sizes, on other hand. A “bodyshell” system for testing the soft tissue of male bodies by FlexiForce sensor has been implemented. The pressures under the shells at six different places on the male body with ease changing have been tested.The collected results including maximum-possible pressure and material tensile indexes measured thanks to KES-FB have been analyzed in order to find the most relevant indexes of the material properties. A mathematical equations based on relationships combining theoretical model with practical application have been established. These equations will be helpful for the consumers and designers to select “the suitable knitting materials for male underwear” and they can be used too in the perspective of parameterization in CAD, in order to improve product developments efficiency.

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An Investigation On Air and Thermal Transmission Through Knitted Fabric Structures Using the Taguchi Method

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Application of a Thermal Mannequin to the Assessment of the Heat Insulating Power of Protective Garments for Premature Babies

Material combinations on the Biophysical Parameters and Underwear Microclimate of Two-Layer Knitted Materials. FIBRES & TEXTILES in Eastern Europe 2010, Vol. 18, No. 5 (82) pp. 64-70. [28] R.H. Wildnauer, R. Kennedy. Transepidermal water loss of human newborns, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 1970, 54, 483–486. [29] N. Rutter, D. Hull. Water loss from the skin of term and preterm babies, Archives of Disease in Childhood, 1979, 54, 11, 858-868. [30] I. Krucińska, R.Korycki, E. Skrzetuska, K. Kowalski, A. Puszkarz, Wybrane zagadnienia z metrologii

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Modeling of Air Permeability of Knitted Fabric Using the Computational Fluid Dynamics

: 27–39 [19] Kowalski K., Janicka J., Massalska-Lipińska T., Nyka M. Impact of Raw Material combinations on the Biophysical Parameters and Underwear Microclimate of Two-Layer Knitted Materials. Fibres and Textiles in Eastern Europe 2010; 18, 5(82): 64–70. [20] EN ISO 5084. Textiles - Determination of thickness of textiles and textile products [21] EN 12127. Textiles - Fabrics - Determination of mass per unit area using small samples [22] EN ISO 2060. Textiles - Yarn From Packages-Determination Of Linear Density (mass Per Unit Length) - Skein

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A Study of the Consumption of Sewing Threads for Women’s Underwear: Bras and Panties

underwear microclimate of two-layer knitted materials. Fibers & Textiles in Eastern Europe, 18(5) (82), 64-70. [4] Gilewicz, P., Cichocka, A., Frydrych, I., (2016). Underwear for protective clothing used by founders. Fibers & Textiles in Eastern Europe, 24, 5(119), 96-99. [5] Tama, D., Öndogan, Z. (2014). Fitting evaluation of pattern making systems according to female body shapes. Fiber & Textile in Eastern Europe, 22, 4(106), 107-111. [6] Behera, B. K., Chand, S., Singh, T. G., Rathee, P. (1997). Sewability of denim. International Journal of Clothing

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