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Wool, the raw material

Carleton M. Allen

Wool, the raw material

extracts from lectures on wool given at Boston University.

by Carleton M. Allen

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Published by Distributed by the Boston Wool Trade Association in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wool.,
  • Wool industry.

  • Edition Notes

    Cover title.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTS1547 .A3
    The Physical Object
    Pagination102 l.
    Number of Pages102
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6081826M
    LC Control Number50042184
    OCLC/WorldCa4362168

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    Book - Wool - the raw material of the woolen and worsted industries. From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria Object Registration Keywords sheep breeding shearing wool marketing wool - history woolclassing wool - chemistry, cloth - woollen, cloth - worsted, yarn - woollen, yarn - worsted, sheep. Wool, from the raw material to the finished product. London, New York [etc.] Sir I. Pitman & Sons [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: J A Hunter.

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In Raw Material, Stephany Wilkes tells the story of American wool through her own journey to becoming a certified sheep shearer. What begins as a search for local yarn becomes a dirty, unlikely, and irresistible side job. Wilkes leaves her high tech job for a way of life considered long dead in the American West/5(33).

Her book, Raw Materials: Working Wool in the West (OSU Press). explains this fascinating industry and introduces the people involved. Raw Material would make a great gift for the knitter on your list, as well as anyone interested in sustainable fashion, shopping loca Stephany Wilkes started out searching for "local yarn" and ended up learning how to shear sheep/5.

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Raw Material demonstrates that the back must break to clothe the body, and that excellence often comes by way of exhaustion. With humor and humility, Wilkes follows wool from the farm to the factory, through the hands of hardworking Americans trying to Reviews: An engaging mix of personal story and journey through the process and history of how wool becomes yarn, Raw Materials details the modern revival of local wool working in the west, with wonderful personal stories, and fascinating histories of the evolution of sheep and the wool industry through the present day/5(21).

This chapter provides an overview of the book, “ Mineral Wool,” which aims to tackle the most important segments of the technological process of mineral wool production. The book presents the physical and chemical characteristics of mineral wool fiberization and primary layer formation, and describes the basic variables of the process as well as their reciprocal phenomenological.

Title: Wool, from the raw material to the finished product Author: Hunter J A This is an exact replica of a book. The book reprint was manually improved by a team of professionals, as opposed to automatic/ OCR processes used by some companies.

However, the book may still have imperfections such as missing pages, poor. Attention hobbyists. This book shows you how to spin wool from raw fiber through to finished yarn. It shows the reader how to spin with a spinning whorl and with different types of spinning wheels.

Additionally, it tells the reader how to card fiber. There is also the history of spinning within and things to think about when getting a spinning by: 4. Wool is the fleecy coat of sheep, so it is harvested, not manufactured. However, it must be processed, as raw fleece is not ready to use straight from the sheep.

Fleece is full of grease, sheep sweat, plant matter, and often—depending on what part of the sheep it came from—dung. The first step is to sort through the fleece and discard the sections that are damaged or.

The shorn wool coat is called a fleece. It is also called "grease wool" because of all the oil and lanolin in the wool. This fleece must be cleaned before it can be processed into wool yarn. There is much vegetable matter, manure and natural oil that must be removed.

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Coarse wool fibers can be very stiff, causing irritation and a prickling effect when projecting from the fabric against human skin. When wool fibers are used in carpets, this stiffness may provide a positive effect.

by Ben Johnson Wool as a raw material has been widely available since the domestication of sheep. Even before shears were invented, wool would have been harvested using a comb or just plucked out by hand. The fuller (one of the worst jobs in history) played an important part in the production of wool by treating it with urine.Raw Material: Working Wool in the West [Stephany Wilkes].

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