Wednesday, February 25, 2009

History of textile machinery

Textile industry its evolution and progress forms an integral part of the history of textile machinery. Since the dawn of civilization, clothing was one of the man's primary needs. This led to the spinning of fiber into yarn and the cloth weaving which finally resulted in innovation of new technologies for textile industries.

The first textile machinery used was the spinning wheel. It first developed in India and then in 14 th century it reached Europe.

Loom is ancient in origin and the modern invention to increase its skill was the flying shuttle which John Kay patented in 1733.

The initial enhancement in the early spinning machines took place in in 1737 when Lewis Paul and John Wyatt discovered the roller method of spinning jenny and water frame by Samuel Crompton in 1779.

Various Textile process machineries
• Cloth finishing machines
Knitting machines
• Fabric seaming machineries
Crochet machines
• Lace making machines
• Label making machines
Quilting machines
• Textile finishing machines
• Textile sourcing machines
Textile spinning machines
• Textile winding machines
• Textile edge control device
• Thread winding machines
• Tufting machines
• Weaving machines
• Zipper making machines
• Woolen mill machines

Various Textile working machineries and equipments and accessories
• Applique scaling machines
• Attaching machines
• Cloth measuring machines
• Cloth cutting machines
Embroidery machinery
• Garment machinery
• Industrial sewing machine
• Laundry dryers
• Monogramming machines
• Textile bleaching machines
• Textile folding machine
• Textile trimmers machine

Uses of Textile Machineries

It is primarily used in cotton mill, covering plants, wool mill, garment factory; man made factories of fur and trades goods inspection units for the entire length of fabric rolling. It is especially beneficial for inspecting and rolling export fabrics.


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