Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Box Loom

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1537

n A loom using two or more shuttles for weaving fabrics with filling yarns that differ in fiber type, color, twist, level, or yarn size. The box motion is automatic, changing from one shuttle to another. Examples of fabrics made on box looms are crepes and ginghams.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA