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tw

the internet domain name for
  1. Taiwan
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  • The cotton is first steeped in a bath of acetate of lead of about 10° Tw.

    The Dyeing of Cotton Fabrics

    Franklin Beech

  • The souring is done by passing the goods through an acid liquor at 2° Tw.

  • The chemicing is best done cold and with weak solution, at ½° Tw.

  • This is made as follows: a soda ash liquor of about 15° to 20° Tw.

  • The concentration may be performed in two stages—first to a density of 32° Tw.