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... Cottage carding machines differ significantly from the simple drum card ... These carders do not store fibre in the card cloth as the drum carder does but, rather, fibre passes through the workings of the carder for storage or ... A typical cottage carder has a single large drum (the swift) accompanied by a pair of in-feed rollers (nippers), one or more pairs of worker and stripper rollers, a fancy, and a doffer ...
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