The flying shuttle was one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving during .... An Encyclopaedia of the History of Technology. Taylor & Francis.
Dec 29, 2011 ... The flying shuttle was a simple invention that radically changed the weaving industry by increasing productivity during the Industrial Revolution.
The Open Door Web Site : History: The Industrial Revolution : Information about John Kay and the Flying Shuttle.
In 1733 John Kay patented his flying shuttle that dramatically increased the speed of this process. ... (2) Richard Guest, History of Cotton Manufacture (1823).
Apr 29, 2009 ... 4-29-2009 See Article History. Flying shuttle, Machine that represented an important step toward automatic weaving. It was invented by John ...
John Kay of Bury invented the flying shuttle. John Kay played a major part in the advancement of the cotton industry and is best known around the world for ...
Dec 14, 2015 ... The flying shuttle is a world class invention created by John Kay, ... Posted by Richard Humphries on December 14, 2015 in Historical, ...
John Kay, 1704–64, English inventor. He patented (1733) the fly shuttle, operated by pulling a cord that drove the shuttle to either side, freeing one hand of the ...