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English translation: warp beam

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German term or phrase:Kettbaum
English translation:warp beam
Entered by: Armorel Young
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21:16 Jan 12, 2003
German to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion / textiles
German term or phrase: Kettbaum
Part of a weaving loom. I've got various descriptions in German - e.g. Kettbaum: Teil des Webstuhls. vom Kettbaum laufen alle Kettfäden über die Streichwalze in den Webvorgang - but I don't know what it's called in English.
Armorel Young
Local time: 08:39
weaver's beam
Explanation:
Or warp beam, beam roll, whip roll, slip roll

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Note added at 2003-01-12 21:22:25 (GMT)
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Warp beam

Definition:
The large cylindrical-shaped beam at the back of the loom, where the warp is wound around.

Warp beam n. the roller on which the warp is wound in a loom (Webster\'s, 1602) In terminology specific to Dalton\'s tufted-textile industry, the warp beam on a warper is a large metal beam around which yarn is wound in even lengths, so that the yarn can then be tufted into the fabric continuously


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Note added at 2003-01-12 21:28:30 (GMT)
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Armorel, this glossary may also help you with other textiles related terms:

http://www.ivc-ev.de/deutsch/service/lexikon_all.asp
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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:39
Grading comment
Thanks's Kim - and for the link to the helpful glossary as well.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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weaver's beam


Explanation:
Or warp beam, beam roll, whip roll, slip roll

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Note added at 2003-01-12 21:22:25 (GMT)
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Warp beam

Definition:
The large cylindrical-shaped beam at the back of the loom, where the warp is wound around.

Warp beam n. the roller on which the warp is wound in a loom (Webster\'s, 1602) In terminology specific to Dalton\'s tufted-textile industry, the warp beam on a warper is a large metal beam around which yarn is wound in even lengths, so that the yarn can then be tufted into the fabric continuously


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Note added at 2003-01-12 21:28:30 (GMT)
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Armorel, this glossary may also help you with other textiles related terms:

http://www.ivc-ev.de/deutsch/service/lexikon_all.asp

Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 02:39
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 170
Grading comment
Thanks's Kim - and for the link to the helpful glossary as well.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  Anca Nitu: Ref: Textile Dictionary
43 mins

agree  Dr. Fred Thomson
3 hrs

agree  Johanna Timm, PhD
3 hrs

agree  Teresa Reinhardt: warp beam
5 hrs

agree  Hermann: warp beam
13 hrs
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