Dino Cotardo

Hi, I’m Dino Cotardo this is online my portfolio.
You’re welcome as a guest in my home page.

About Me

I’m a textile mechanician, currently employed on the weaving. I have a rich experience mechanics of the following machinery: Somet Thema & Somet Master, Vamatex P401, Vamatex Leonardo, Promatech Silver, Dornier Dialog Panel AT1 /AT2 / P2, Mechanical Jacquard Stäubli CR620. Currently I live in Salento (south Italy)… a place beyond comparison.
In the past I’ve worked as a disc jockey as well.
My hobby: Bonsai growing

Old Weaving Gallery

Photo of old textile machinery

The old looms are still used to weave wool, velvet, damask and expensive silk.

 

Vintage manual weaving loom with unfinished textile work

 

Retro mechanical loom with jacquard harness

Sectional warping machine Used to prepare the warp on the beam

Measure machine Used to measure, control and warp fabrics before sell them

Measure machine Used to measure, control and warp fabrics before sell them

Pleating machine Gives the silk pleats with various design

Retro loom with dobby mechanism and two-box sley

Old reed binding machine for weaving

Jacquard card copying machine Used to copy the cards for Jacquard loom

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Binding machine Used to sew together perforated cards for the Jacquard loom

   
   

Video

Video gallery of textile machinery

Videos are the property of their respective owners

DORNIER Weaving Machine A1 Car Upholstery Fabrics

Video: Lindauer DORNIER GmbH

Toyota Airjet Looms Jat 810 JA8S 210 ES E SHED 16 shafts Running at 1000 RPM for Yarn Dyed

Video: Temac India

Toyota Airjet Looms Terry Towel Jat 810 Running at 800 RPM

Video: Temac India

Toyota Airjet Looms Jat 810 Terry Towel With Bonas Jacquard Running at 900 RPM

Video: Temac India

Toyota Air Jet Looms Jat 810 JA4S 190 Cm Running at 1200 RPM

Video: Temac India

Dornier Air Jet A1 renforced Tire Cord

Video: Lindauer DORNIER GmbH

Dornier Air Jet with Embroidery Device4

Video: Lindauer DORNIER GmbH