Some articles on pile, pile wire:
... Pile knit Pile knit Pile weave Pile weave Pile Wire A steel rod which is inserted in between the base fabric and the pile ends in a pile fabric ... A pile wire can be a simple rod - in which case the pile yarns will form a 'loop' pile ... If the pile wire is equipped with a blade holder and cutting blade at the tip it will cut the pile loops during extraction thus producing cut pile ...
Famous quotes containing the words wire and/or pile:
“Constantly risking absurdity and death whenever he performs above the heads of his audience the poet like an acrobat climbs on rime to a high wire of his own making.”
—Lawrence Ferlinghetti (b. 1919)
“Science is facts. Just as houses are made of stones, so is science made of facts. But a pile of stones is not a house and a collection of facts is not necessarily science.”
—Jules Henri Poincare (18541912)