When it comes to yarn, there are different types to put up the yarn in order for it to work on machines. The suitable put up type depends therefore mostly on what machine you are working with rather than the yarn or the material itself.
Roughly, there are seven different kinds of yarn carriers:
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Swicofil does not handle weaving beams WKB or warpknitting beams TKB any longer. Nevertheless, more basic information on looms such as what different kinds of looms exist can be found here.