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Journal of Textiles
Volume 2014, Article ID 546472, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/546472
Research Article

Knitting Force Measurement on Flat Knitting Machines

Textile Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Mansoura University, Mansoura 35516, Egypt

Received 8 May 2014; Revised 8 July 2014; Accepted 11 July 2014; Published 5 August 2014

Academic Editor: Nabil Ibrahim

Copyright © 2014 A. Fouda et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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