Patent Number: 6,308,507

Title: Method of and apparatus for producing a textile yarn

Abstract: Singled fibers from a fiber strand, separated by a rotor, are collected by suction on a continuously moving surface of a perforated belt or rotary drum. The fiber packet is not formed with a twist in this region and, only upon transfer to a downstream region is the twist applied, e.g. by a ring spindle.

Inventors: Dinkelmann; Friedrich (Rechberghausen, DE)

Assignee: Zinser Textilmaschinen GmbH

International Classification: D01H 4/00 (20060101); D01H 5/00 (20060101); D01H 5/72 (20060101); D01H 4/38 (20060101); D01H 004/00 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018