Twisting-in

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

Twisting-in

 

the joining together of new warp yarns and the end of the previous warp. Twisting-in may be done by knotting machines. Various kinds of knots are used, including single-loop, double-loop, and draw knots.

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