Yarn Dyeing Frame

Cheese yarn dyeing frame, for dyeing large batches of yarn.

This dyeing frame could dye 225kg of yarn at a time. The yarn was placed on nickel tubes and dipped into a bath of dye. A pump forced the dye into the yarn through holes in the tubes.

Details

Category:
Textile Industry
Object Number:
YINP905.1
Materials:
cotton (fibre) and metal (unknown)
type:
dyeing frame