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Spinning woolen and worsted

Walter Stowe Bright McLaren

Spinning woolen and worsted

being a practical treatise for the use of all persons engaged in those trades.

by Walter Stowe Bright McLaren

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Published in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woolen and worsted spinning.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Walter S. Bright McLaren.
    SeriesManuals of technology
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1627 .M18
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 256 p.
    Number of Pages256
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7003756M
    LC Control Number08037836
    OCLC/WorldCa2099444

    2 x COGNETEX WORSTED RING SPINNING. We have available for sale the following machinery, subject to prior sale: 2 COGNETEX WORSTED RING SPINNING MACHINES Model Idea Type 83 L Year Pos. Ringdia. 51 mm Ga5 mm Tube length mm Draft.   Before doing this experiment I was into worsted spinning; I did not like spinning woolen, but I got to like it. I am so happy I have done this; and I think am a better spinner than I was one week ago. I encourage you to try it as well, you will definitely have as much as I had. Errata: Thank you dear readers for checking out my post of 5 years ago.


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Spinning woolen and worsted by Walter Stowe Bright McLaren Download PDF EPUB FB2

Worsted-style spinning, unlike woolen-style, does not allow twist to enter the fiber during drafting. As such, for our worsted-spun yarns, once the roving is loaded on the spinning frame, they first pass through a draft zone, which drafts the fiber to open it up and reduce it to the intended weight (and thickness) required for the yarn.

Woolen yarns feel lighter, can feel textured and have a halo, and if the fibers like to be hairy or fuzzy, they will be Spinning woolen and worsted book their fuzzy freak flag. Woolen yarns are the ones you might find bits of hay in. When you look at yarns, hunting for worsted vs.

woolen, some are obvious from across the yarn shop. Spinning woolen and worsted book Two Brooklyn Tweed yarns.

Woolen and worsted spinning; a complete working guide to modern practice in the manufacture of woolen and worsted yarns and felt, including the sources, natural properties, grading, and cleansing of the raw material, and the machinery and processes of factory work, (Chicago, American School of Correspondence, ), by Chicago American School.

Spinning Woollen and Worsted by Walter s. Bright McLauren and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Worsted Spun requires a very different fibre preparation, and spinning woolen spinning is all about trapping air, worsted does the exact opposite.

Instead Spinning woolen and worsted book carding the fibres they're combed. Hairs are aligned to be parallel, instead of being rolled up to perpendicular to the direction of the yarn. Next time you’re spinning, stop and take a look at your drafting method.

Twist holds both woolen and worsted yarn together. In the Winter issue ofSpin Off, contributor Andrea Mielke Schroer explores where the drafting twist resides in her article, “Head in the Spinning woolen and worsted book Exploring Carded Cloud Preparations.”. I think “drafting against twist” is a logical, self-explanatory Author: Andrea Mielke Schroer.

Woolen and Worsted. It is common knowledge that wool is spun into two distinct types of yarns, worsted and woolen. The difference in these two yarns are mainly due to two factors; (1) Spinning woolen and worsted book nature or class of wool used; and (2) the method of preparing and spinning the fibres into yarn.

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Knitting Basics Are you a seasoned knitter or maybe you've Spinning woolen and worsted book wanted to learn how to knit. This site will teach you the basics and help you move on to more advanced skills.

Woolen and worsted finishing; a practical manual of instruction in the methods and machinery used in finishing woolen and worsted goods in general, and the processes involved in the special treatment of all types of standard fabrics, (Chicago, American School of Correspondence, ), by Ill.) American School (Lansing and John F.

Timmermann. Wool, Wool Scouring, Wool Drying, Burr Picking, Carbonizing, Wool Mixing, Wool Oiling: Woolen Carding, Woolen Spinning, Woolen And Worsted Warp Preparation [Company, International Textbook, International Correspondence Schools] on 4/5(1).

Woolen (American English) or woollen (Commonwealth English) is a type of yarn made from carded yarn is soft, light, stretchy, and full of air. It is thus a good insulator, and makes a good knitting yarn. Woolen yarn is in contrast to worsted yarn, in which the fibers are combed to lie parallel rather than carded, producing a hard, strong yarn.

Cleansing and preparing processes. Worsted spinning. Woolen spinning. Index. "This book is a Complete Working Guide to modern practice in the manufacture of woollen and worsted yarns and felt, including the sores, natural properties, grading and cleansing of the raw material, and the machinery and processes of factory work.

process a little bit woolen and a little worsted. Then split each in half, so that you're spinning half of the woolen preparation woolen and half worsted, and half of the worsted spun woolen and half spun worsted.

Notice the differences in the 4 yarns you get. If you're feeling particularly adventurous, knit/crochet/weave up a sample of each File Size: 9KB. I am learning that although I was getting better at spinning a fine even single, the yarn I’ve been spinning has been dense, tough type of yarn.

I think I was unconsciously aspiring to spin worsted (or semi-worsted), however there is true woolen style of spinning which is done this way, from rolags I am learning, and ‘long draw’. Wool, Wool Scouring, Wool Drying, Burr Picking, Carbonizing, Wool Mixing, Wool Oiling: Woolen Carding, Woolen Spinning, Woolen and Worsted Warp Prepar (Paperback or Softback) by Company, International Textbook and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Walter S Bright McLaren is the author of Spinning Woollen and Worsted ( avg rating, 0 ratings, 0 reviews, published ), Spinning Woollen and Worste.

Long ago, wool yarns were described as "worsted", or "woollen", or something in-between. A true "worsted" yarn is spun from combed fibre and is dense and fairly smooth.

A true "woollen" yarn, on. Worsted wools are better at keeping out the wind and rain, but woolen wools are warmer, because they are full of air which acts as insulation.

Worsted is also used to describe a particular way of spinning yarn, or weight of yarn, but I’m not going to go into that because it’s a modern spinning thing, not. Home About workshops BOOKS Color matching dye formulas About workshops BOOKS Color matching dye formulas.

Get this from a library. Spinning woollen and worsted: being a practical treatise for the use of all persons engaged in those trades. [Walter Stowe Bright McLaren]. Last week I accidentally plied a woolen singles and a worsted singles together, making woolen-n-worsted 2-ply instead of a woolen or worsted 2-ply.

I spun more singles and plied woolen to woolen and worsted to worsted and knit all of them into swatches. Here are close ups of the woolen 2-ply and worsted 2-ply – they are both Corriedale. As I’d expect woolen is. Woollen Spinning. Card Produces “Slubbings” [rovings].

Slubbings drafted against “false” twist on Spinning Frame or Mule and “real” twist inserted to form a yarn. Maximum draft in Woollen Spinning is about toslightly higher on MulesFile Size: 1MB. Spindle Spinning By Maggie Casey Your first hand spindle should weigh 2 to 3 ounces, lighter weight spindles are available but a heavier spindle will keep turning while you learn to draft out the fibers.

Don’t choose one that is too heavy, however, or you will learn how they were named. The spindle should turn smoothly without a lot of wobble and continue to Author: Amy Clarke Moore. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: pages: illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm: Contents: Wool.

Wool and the care of fleeces --Analysis of wool --Spinning tanding your wheel --Drive ratio, twists and yarn sizes --Yarn ng worsted and semi-worsted yarns --Spinning woollen and semi-woollen yarns.

Spinning Wool: Beyond the Basics by Anne Field; Beginning Spinning Ravelry group; Foundations of Spinning {Craftsy} by Amy King; Drafting Worsted to Woolen {Craftsy} by Jacey Boggs Faulkner; Breed Specific Study & Fibre Prep // The Fleece and Fiber Sourcebook by Carol Ekarius & Deborah Robson; The Spinner’s Book of Fleece by Beth Smith; Fibre.

I learned the difference between a sliver and a wool top, worsted and woolen spinning and least but not last how to oil my spinning wheel to keep it in great shape. That day was the simply beginning of a long time love affair with spinning, yarn and of course fibers.

A Spinners Tool Box will show you how to spin: Worsted, Semi-worsted, Woolen, Semi-woolen and Boucle ’ll begin by seeing the unlikely possibility of spinning the six different yarns styles with a single fiber preparation. You’ll end by witnessing this revered master spinner, in a miracle of energetic ambidexterity, draft two fiber.

Most of the techniques described in this book can be done with any spinning wheel or handspindle. I don't describe drafting methods in depth, beyond defining woolen- and worsted- spun (see Worsted and Woolen Spinning Basics, below).

The twist in woolen-spun yarns is allowed to enter the fiber supply, whereas the twist in worsted-spun yarns is 5/5(1). “roving,” and winds the roving into balls ready for spinning into woolen yarns.

If the batch is of finer fiber and longer staple length (longer than three inches), the slivers usually go to the combing and drawing steps which prepare them for spinning into worsted yarn. Division American Sheep Industry Association, Inc.

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Woollen and Worsted spun yarns There are two main ways of spinning yarns: woollen and worsted. The yarns can be considerably different, although there is less difference with lustre wools, mohair and alpaca than there are with some sheep breeds.

The semi-worsted yarns are introduced recently in the mids, whereas woollen spun yarns are the classical, reliable, and proven raw material for making rugs and carpets.

The difference between the woollen system of spinning and semi-worsted system of spinning lies only in one intermediate process which is gilling (sliver making process).Cited by: 1.

They are: woolen spinning & worsted spinning. The main difference of woolen and worsted spinning is, carding and combing process are used in worsted system. Short fibers and long fibers are used for woolen and worsted system respectively.

worsted yarns are smooth, fine, higher strength than woolen yarns. This is a quick video demonstrating how to make a slight change in your hand positioning to take your worsted draw to a semi-woolen draw.

And I. I started out in spinning as a Roman re-enactor so my prep was always worsted as I was limited to using certain breeds, bone combs and a spindle. Now I have a wheel I find it hard to break out of using a short forward draw and my yarns are semi worsted even though my prep is woolen (I haven’t got combs).

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Spinning wool. Leicester: Dryad Press. MLA Citation. Dryad Handicrafts (Firm). Spinning wool Dryad Press Leicester Australian/Harvard Citation.

Dryad Handicrafts (Firm). Spinning wool Dryad Press Leicester. Wikipedia Citation. Let us say that the worsted yarn was yards in length and weighed grams. The semi-woollen yarn here is yards in length and weighs grams.

This is due to the air that is in woollen yarns. They tend to be lighter, loftier and airy. Worsted yarns are denser, stronger and can have a lovely sheen from the parallel fibres. Spinning woollen and worsted: being a practical treatise pdf the use of all persons engaged in these trades by McLaren, Walter S.

Bright (Walter Stowe Bright), Spinning Wool Beyond the Basics (Book): Field, Anne: Download pdf has changed hugely since its upsurge in popularity in the s. These days spinners want to know more than just how to spin an adequate yarn: they want to extend the range of yarns they can produce, to understand what is happening as they spin, and to learn about the raw materials they are working with.In addition to ebook thorough explanation of single drive band, double drive ebook, and bobbin lead spinning wheels, you will learn about wheel setup, fiber preparations, spinning various fiber preparations, pre-drafting, the importance of understanding wraps per inch, how to use a control yarn, woolen & worsted spinning techniques including point Format: DVD.