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APANI® Underwear / Functional natural fiber

APANI® Underwear
APANI® Underwear

Discipline: Material

Discipline: Material

16.5 micron pure, elastic Saxon merino wool. A yarn, five times thinner then a human hair, guarantees highest comfort, but makes considerable demands to material and production. Especially farmed Saxon merinos produce a maximum of 5 kg wool per year, which impresses due to its whiteness and natural gloss. It is washed with Marseille soap, combed and spun. Out of 1 kg wool results an extremely thin, up to 180 km long yarn. Optical sensors detect every defect. At the end results a product with anti-felt treatment, similar to Kashmir. 3-dimensional knitting technology transforms it to a hightech underwear.

Client / Manufacturer

X-Technology Swiss

X-Technology Swiss R&D AG
Wollerau, Switzerland

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Design

X-Technology Swiss

X-Technology Swiss R&D AG
Wollerau, Switzerland

Prof. Bodo W. Lambertz

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