Brocade Machine


A Brocade Machine is basically a combination of a Medallion Engine and a Rose Engine Lathe.

Additional pictures of this device

Lienhard Suisse Chaux-De-Fonds Horizontal & Vertical Rotary Brocading Machine
Image courtesy Gold International Machinery

More Information

  • John Edwards compiled a great amount of information about this device in Hotzapffel, Volume VI.
  • John Edwards also has a quick overview on it on his web site.
  • Marc Ferland gave an overview of his Gudel 4C Brocade Machine in a video captured by The Society of Ornamental Turners (a membership is required to view the presentation).

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