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jan 1, 1733 - invention of the flying shuttle

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A Machine that represented an important step toward automatic weaving. It was invented by John Kay in 1733. In previous looms, the shuttle was thrown, or passed, through the threads by hand, and wide fabrics required two weavers seated side by side passing the shuttle between them.

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jan 1, 1733
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~ 286 years ago

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