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Material Estimation for design with Multi-Ply Effect

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                                                              Design without Multi Ply

 

Applying Multi Ply effect on second color:

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                                                 Design with Multi Ply effect

NOTE: Multi ply is only for the visualization and color indication purpose. Make sure the layer with multi-ply effect is turned off for graph and material estimation purposes.

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Go to Colors >> Material Estimate to view the material estimation without multi ply effect.

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In the above design, the total weight of second color (Light Chocolate) as shown in Material Estimate is 14.09 kg.

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Since we used the multiply type as 33% in 3-ply on second color, to calculate the weight of individual colors used here, we consider 33% as primary color and 66% as secondary color.
In the above example design, Dull Orange color (Primary Color) should be 4.7 kg. and Light Chocolate color (Secondary Color) should be­ 9.4 kg.

However, depending upon the dyeing process, the weight of yarn might vary, which need to be verified by the manufacturers.

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