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NetComposites Ltd has transferred the rights and ownership of this website to Gardner Business Media Inc.

On 1st January 2020, NetComposites' media assets including, newsletters and conferences were transferred to Composites World (Gardner Business Media).

This site is no longer being updated. Please direct all enquiries to

For further details see our joint press release.

Strand Count

The number of strands in a plied yarn; the number of strands in a roving. U.S. Yardage System; the length, in hundreds of yards, of a single strand having a mass of one pound. European TEX System; the mass, in grams, of a strand 1000 meters in length.