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John Kay (flying shuttle)

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John Kay (17 June 1704 – c. 1779) was the inventor of the flying shuttle, which was a key contribution to the Industrial Revolution. He is often confused with his ...

John Kay | British engineer and inventor | Britannica.com

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English machinist and engineer, inventor of the flying shuttle, which was an important step toward automatic weaving. The son of a woolen manufacturer, Kay  ...

Flying Shuttle - John Kay - Inventors - About.com

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In 1733, John Kay invented the flying shuttle, an improvement to looms that enabled weavers to weave faster. The original shuttle contained a bobbin on to ...

The Flying Shuttle - Spartacus Educational

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In 1733 John Kay patented his flying shuttle that dramatically increased the speed of ... In that year Robert Kay, of Bury, son of John Kay, invented the drop- box, ...

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Jun 6, 2008 ... Weaving with a fly shuttle. ... The fly shuttle is a Glimåkra fly shuttle, I have replaced the cords and am using another handle with two holes for ...

Flying shuttle in textiles - History Mesh

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The flying shuttle was one of the key developments in weaving that helped fuel the Industrial Revolution. It was patented by John Kay (1704–1764) in 1733.

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John Kay (17 June 1704 – c. 1779) was the inventor of the flying shuttle, which was a key contribution to the Industrial Revolution. He is often confused with his ...

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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 ...

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Apr 27, 2012 ... John Kay, Inventor of the Fly Shuttle. AD 1753. Ford Madox Brown (1821-1893). Completed 1888. Oil on canvas Introduction to the Manchester ...

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Flying Shuttle - The Open Door Web Site

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Before the invention of the flying shuttle by John Kay in 1733, it was only possible for cloth to be woven up to a maximum of the width of a man's body, across his ...

john Kay and the flying shuttle 1733 - Intriguing History

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Dec 29, 2011 ... John Kay and the flying shuttle 1733, what was significant about the invention of the flying shuttle?

John Kay - The Industrial Revolution - Google Sites

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The invention that Kay is most famous for is the Flying Shuttle. Before his invention, weavers had to pass the shuttle through the warp threads by hand.