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    50th anniversary of USTER® yarn clearers for automatic winding machines

    In 1965 the USTER® AUTOMATIC UAM B1 – the golden jubilee yarn clearer – was launch to the market and fitted to the leading automatic winders of the day. Already in 1952 the patent of the Thread Cleaning Device, a `slub catcher´, USTER’s first yarn clearer was filed.

    Take a look back to the origin of yarn clearing


    USTER® makes a difference to retailers

    Certified spinning mills use the USTERIZED® brand as a seal of quality for yarns tested and cleared with USTER® instruments. It’s a sign of superior quality assurance in the production process.

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    The only globally-accepted standards for textiles

    USTER® STATISTICS gives vital quality benchmarking data on fibers, slivers, rovings and yarns produced worldwide. Since the first edition in 1957, these values have been recognized as the ultimate authority for quality comparisons and global trading.