The developing situation of foreign shuttleless looms
The shuttleless weaving technology has been studied since nineteenth century and has been gradually pushed into the international market since 50s. Since 1970s, many new shuttleless looms have been put into the market. Especially in the past 10 years, shuttleless loom to improve the fabric and improve the efficiency of the loom has achieved remarkable results, which have been widely used in the world, and accelerated the process of transformation of weaving equipment. Many developed countries share the shuttleless looms, and it has reached about 80%, appearing the big trend of the replacement of shuttleless looms. The good momentum of rapid development of shuttleless looms can be confirmed from the following three aspects:
First, the shuttleless loom manufacturing industry has risen rapidly. At present, the most famous manufacturers and brands in the world are as follows:
Italy shumeite (SOMET) company Pegasus produces super excellent rapier loom, air-jet loom Martha Chi. Italy Smit (SMIT) FAST produces rapier loom. Italy Emmett fan (VAMATEX) LEONATDO produces rapier loom . Swiss Su Ershou (SULZER) company's P7300 type loom and G6300 rapier loom, Belgium Picanol (PICANOL) Company’s production of GAMMA rapier loom and air-jet loom, Tsudakoma company production of ZAX series and ZW series of air-jet loom, water jet loom, the Japanese Toyota Corporation’s production of JAT610 air-jet loom, the German Dornier (DORNIER) HTVS’s production of rapier loom and air-jet looms LWV company.
These manufacturers have strong productive development, technical strength and capable marketing team to achieve highly specialized and socialized mass production. Although the shuttleless looms of these manufacturers are expensive, their products have been selling well in the international market because of their good performance and stable quality.
For components and devices supporting the shuttleless loom, there are several famous manufacturers and famous brand products, such as the Swiss Shi Tao Bill (STAUBLI), open dobby and jacquard device company, Graff (GRAF) Company Menolipsis device, heald frame and steel frame, Eero of Sweden and Holland (IRO) Company Benitez (TES) company prewinder. They have stable and reliable quality, best-selling products in the international market.