a torcia

11:14 Nov 22, 2018
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Textiles / Clothing / Fashion
Italian term or phrase: a torcia
Gomitolo di filato a torcia

È la forma del gomitolo... in tedesco è "gewickelt"

Grazie!!!
Giulia D'Ascanio
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Summary of answers provided
3pull skein
Rachel Fell
3Z twist
Domenica Pesce
3(twisted) hank
Shera Lyn Parpia
2wound (skein)
Wendy Streitparth


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wound (skein)


Explanation:
proposta

Wendy Streitparth
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(twisted) hank


Explanation:
Do you have an illustration?
see:
https://shop.strick-werkstatt.de/lieferart/gewickelt/


I'm presuming this means twisted or coiled. Which would probably be a tristed hank.

https://www.thesprucecrafts.com/what-is-a-hank-a-ball-a-skei...

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Z twist


Explanation:
a torcia o filo di lana ritorto

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pull skein


Explanation:
This is what I found - not such a common shape:

https://hobbii.co.uk/cotton-kings-pull-skein?option=10912&st...

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Note added at 10 hrs (2018-11-22 21:21:46 GMT)
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https://www.interweave.com/article/knitting/lisas-list-yarn-...

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Note added at 10 hrs (2018-11-22 21:23:32 GMT)
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Confezione: Torcia gr. 100 = mt. 666 ca.
Imballo: PVC - 10 torce gr. 100 (kg.1)
https://www.ispe.net/filati-viscosa/filati-seta-artificiale-...

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Note added at 1 day 6 hrs (2018-11-23 17:17:32 GMT)
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compare the pictures in the links above

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