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Process Flow Chart / Sequence of Combing Cycle

Process Flow Chart/Sequence of Combing Cycle
S. M. Hossen Uzzal
Production Officer
Monnu Fabrics Ltd. Manikgonj

Normally combing process are done for producing smoother, finer, stronger and more uniform yarns. The carded materials (sliver) contain certain amount of short fibres, neps, fine kitty and leaf particles. At present it is an important process of spinning. Besides, in combers, the important aspects to be controlled are waste level, combing efficiency and sliver irregularity. Combing is commonly confined to high grade, long staple natural fibers. Combing process maintains a continuous cycle. In this article, sequence of combing cycle are discussed.
combing cycle
Combing cycle
Process Flow Chart/Sequence of Combing Cycle

Lap feeding by feed roller

Lap nipping by the nipper

Combing by the cylinder

Nipper opening and forwarding

Detaching roller backward movement


Combing by the top comb

Detaching roller forward movement

Starting a new cycle

Cleaning of cylinder comb