A.B. Carter, Inc., is universally recognized as a quality supplier of accessories and other products utilized throughout the yarn manufacturing and fabric-forming sectors of the traditional and technical textile industry.
Headquartered in Gastonia, North Carolina USA , A. B. Carter, Inc. has offices in 5 countries and agents in 44 countries.
The company’s major products include steel and nylon travelers and rings for spinning and twisting, and conveyor/drive belts for all processing machine applications. AB Carter supplies a diverse line of parts and accessories used in both BCF and Spun Yarn carpet manufacturing plants. AB Carter specialize in providing key replacement parts for use in Superba heat setting as well as all twisting/cabling and tufting processes. These products were developed specifically to improve customers’ processes and yarn quality.
The company puts nearly a century of experience into the development and manufacture of quality yarn spinning solutions you can trust. Grounded in American heritage, yet driven to innovate, A. B. Carter is known for spinning solutions that are proven to perform. AB Carters believes that its unparalleled industry knowledge coupled with dependable and reliable service enables its customers around the world to run their business with conﬁdence.
AB Carter’s latest innovation includes its new Cruzer traveler for short staple spinning. This traveler features a special finish with built-in lubricating properties that allow overall performance improvements in any spinning process, including high speeds and compact spinning processes. Another great benefit is the price to performance ratio. The extended traveler life improves spinning efficiency and will not reduce the life of your rings. Other new innovations will include improved traveler designs for the increasing demands and speeds of compact and conventional ring spinning applications.
A.B. Carter recently introduced the Duratech GR Nylon traveler with enhanced material for greater rigidity and extended traveler life. This traveler shows improved run ability and traveler life with most industrial type yarns.
Produced in the United States, the company’s vertical manufacturing structure ensures that its products provide the highest level of quality and consistency, and allows for more innovative customization and added flexibility. For the company’ steel travelers, they have complete control over the manufacturing process, from raw material to finished product. The company starts with the highest quality wire produced exclusively by Carter Wire Company, which is instrumental in assuring maximum life and performance of the traveler. The wire is drawn down to size, annealed, shaped and then the travelers are formed, heat treated and finished to exact specifications. AB Carter advanced metallurgical lab and innovation center staff conduct extensive testing on its travelers.
A.B. Carter puts nearly 100 years of experience into the development and manufacture of products and solutions for the global ring spinning industry. The company vertically integrated manufacturing process ensures that its products always provide the highest level of quality and consistency. Its products are backed by a worldwide team of industry experts.