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FELL CLOTH [1 record]

Record 1 2000-05-16


Subject field(s)
  • Textile Industries

The reed accomplishes this by advancing and receding from the cloth after each passage of the shuttle, driving each pick against the fell of cloth already woven.


fell: The last picks that have been woven in the cloth by the shuttle.


  • Industries du textile


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