# Textile Calculation

## Relation between Yarn Count and Traveller Number

Relation between Yarn Count and Traveller Number
Dipak Baraiya
Dept.of Textile Technology
Maharaja Saiyajirao University, Baroda, India
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Ring Traveller:
Traveller is the most tinny and simple mechanical element in ring frame which carries the most important function like simultaneous twisting, winding, thread guide etc. A ring traveller plays very important role in ring spinning system. It is not only important for yarn production while it is also important for yarn Quality. If the weight of 10 traveller is 10 grains then the number of those traveller is 1 and so on.

Yarn Count:
Yarn count is the numerical expression of fineness and coarseness of yarn. In yarn spinning there is a great relation of yarn count to traveler number.

Relationship of yarn count to traveller number:
 COTTON Synthetic & Blends Yarn count Traveller Traveller Traveller Traveller no. Wt. no. Wt. Ne TEX 8 73.8 10-14 160-250 12-16 200-280 12 49.2 6-9 100-140 8-11 125-180 18 32.8 2-6 71-100 5-8 95-125 20 29.5 2/0-3 50-80 4-7 90-112 24 24.6 3/0-2 45-71 1-4 63-90 30 19.7 5/0-1/0 35.5-56 2/0-2 50-71 34 17.4 6/0-2/0 31.5-50 3/0-1 45-63 40 14.8 9/0-5/0 23.6-35.5 7/0-3/0 28-45 45 13.1 11/0-8/0 20-25 9/0-6/0 23.6-31.5 55 10.7 13/0-9/0 17-23.6 11/0-7/0 20-28 60 9.8 14/0-10/0 16-22.4 12/0-8/0 18-25 70 8.4 16/0-12/0 14-18 14/0-10/0 16-22.4 80 7.4 18/0-14/0 12.5-16 16/0-12/0 14-18 90 6.6 20/0-16/0 10-14 100 5.9 22/0-18/0 9-12.5 120 4.9 26/0-22/0 7.1-9