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Basket Weave

Basket Weave is a fabric weave where more than one filling threads pass over and under the same number of threads on alternate rows of the warp.

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Filling (Warp Weft)

Filling (Warp Weft)

A filling is also known as Weft. The lengthwise, selvage to selvage horizontal, yarns carried over and under the warp. Filling yarns generally have less twist than warp yarns because they are subjected to less strain in the weaving process and therefore, must less strength. Read more..

Fluid jet loom

Fluid jet loom

There are of two kinds of fluid-jet looms, one employing a jet of air, the other a water jet, to propel a measured length of weft through the shed. The significance of this is that nothing solid is passed into the shed other than the weft, which eliminates the difficulties normally associated with checking and warp protection.. Read more..

Heddles

Heddles

Heddles are steel wires, or thin flat steel strips held by the frame, with a loop or eye in the centre through which one or more warp yarns pass on the loom so that the thread movement is controllable in weaving. Read more..