rolag


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rolag

(ˈrəʊˌlæɡ)
n
a roll of wool made using card that is ready for spinning
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Have them gently stretch a few fibers out from the end of the rolag and twist them between their thumb and forefinger.
My first meeting unfolded a feedbag of new terms such as S-twist and Z-twist; roving, rolag, and sliver; Lazy Kates and Niddy Noddies.
For nice, clean, single-coated fleeces, hand cards can be used to make rolags, or a drum carder can be used for making roving or batts.
To ready the tow for spinning, I carded it using dog brushes, making rolags the same as I had done in class for wool.