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Pattern Lease Inspector

Examine warp threads in loom harness.

What does a Pattern Lease Inspector do?

Examines warp threads in loom harness to determine if they are drawn in according to pattern chart: Turns wheel on head of loom to raise harness frames, and inspects threads drawn through frames to detect mistakes. Redraws threads through drop wires, heddle eyes, and reed dents to correct misdraws, using reed hook. May start loom and examine woven cloth for defects caused by misdraws, correct misdraws, and mark defects in cloth, using chalk or thread.