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Patent Number

186,350

Application Date

6/19/1876

Issue Date

1/16/1877

Publication Date

1-16-1877

Country of Publication

United States

Description

My present invention has reference to looms in which the heddles, which receive and shed the selvage-threads, are operated independent and separate mechanism from that which operates the harnesses or heddles, which shed the warp threads which form the body of the web, The nature of my invention consists in the combination, with independent mechanism for operating the heddles, which receive and shed the selvage-threads, as above stated, of mechanism for detaching the selvage-heddle-operating mechanism from the running part of the loom.

Keywords

loom patent, looms, improvement in looms, Lucius Knowles, Lucius J. Knowles, Knowles Loom Works

Disciplines

Manufacturing | United States History

Language

English

Format

application/pdf

Type

article

Improvement in Looms


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