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Theory of Silk Weaving

A Treatise on the Construction and Application of Weaves, and the Decomposition and Calculation of Broad and Narrow, Plain, Novelty and Jacquard Silk Fabrics

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Language: English
Wordcount: 10,038 / 45 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 89.7
LoC Category: TT
Downloads: 455
Added to site: 2005.03.06
mnybks.net#: 9931
Origin: gutenberg.org
Genre: Non-fiction
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>Croise, 3-3, 2-2, 1-1.

On 12 shafts straight through.

[Illustration: Fig. 31]

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[Page 27] Serge, 7-7, 1-1, 1-1, 1-1

On 20 shafts skip draw.

[Illustration: Fig. 32]

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POINTED TWILLS

in the direction of the filling and also of the warp.

[Illustration: Fig. 33]

On 4 shafts point draw, weave 3-1.

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[Page 28] [Illustration: Fig. 34]

On 6 shafts point draw, drawn as follows:

Eighteen ends from back to front and 4 ends from front to rear, weave 5-1.

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[Illustration: Fig. 35]

On 8 shafts pointed draw, weave 5-1, 1-1.

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[Page 29] [Illustration: Fig. 36]

On 10 shafts, with weave 3-3, drawn as follows:

7 threads from back to front. 3 " " front to rear. 6 " " back to front. 2 " " front to rear.

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[Illustration: Fig. 37]

On 6 shafts straight draw, pointed weave 5-1.

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[Page 30]

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