Features Of Divided Draft || Combined Draft

Divided draft and combined draft are two important drafting systems. This two drafting system is not so used as straight, skip, point, broken, grouped or curved draft. Here, I have given the features of divided and combined draft.

Features of Divided Draft: The features of divided draft are given below:

  • Shafts are divided into two or more groups.
  • A suitable type of draft is chosen for each group.
  • Divided drafts are employed for Divided weaves, Double warp weaves, and Two Ply weaves, Pile weaves and some others.

Features of Combined Draft: Combined draft has some characteristics, which is given below.

  1. When two or more drafts are combined in one draft for producing a certain type of fabric, then it is known as Combined Draft.
  2. Combined draft is a complicated draft.
  3. It can be chosen if there are some technological or economical reasons.
  4. For doing this design a designer should have great knowledge about the drafting plan.

That’s all about the characteristics of grouped draft and combined draft.

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