Needle loom

(Weaving) a loom in which the weft thread is carried through the shed by a long eye-pointed needle instead of by a shuttle.

See also: Needle

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The ANDRITZ neXline needlepunch solution is designed for high production capacities and integrates fiber opening and blending, chute feed, carding, crosslapping, drafting, needle loom, and winding technologies.
Launching its first needle loom in 1977, Shoou Shyng has been playing a constructive role in the nonwoven fabric industry.
Type of needling equipment, batt characteristics, batt orientation, needle penetration, and number of passes through the needle loom determine finish, openness and other fabric characteristics.
Ruediger of Peterborough, NH has been named Vice President, Marketing and Sales for the Clark - Cutler - McDermott Company (CCMcD), a leading manufacturer of non-woven needle loom fiber products.
At this show , we are showcasing KYFJ Computer Jacquard Needle Loom.
Combined with the A50 needle loom series, this solution provides a clear competitive edge for end users.
The loom is the second of its type in the world and the only diagonal punch needle loom in North America.
The new site will make products using multiple fiber types including e-glass, carbon fiber, bast fiber, and synthetic fibers of all types using state-of-the-art technologies which include the latest developments in fiber opening, blending, carding, cross lapping, web drafting and the ultimate in needle loom design, "Hyper Punch" technology.
These products are used for the Rapier loom, Water jet, Air jet, Projectile loom, and needle loom, etc.
Autefa's Sylus needle loom with Variliptic drive vastly expands the possible fields of application, Imhof explains.
The Andritz neXline needlepunch solution is designed for high production capacities and integrates fiber opening and blending chute feed, carding crosslapping, drafting, needle loom, and winding technologies.