Woven Screening (HC557)

Catalogue Record

Collection

Maker

Title

Woven Screening

Date

1994

Content

Samples with specific information about each fabric's development in folder from '2010 Textiles and New Technology' exhibition (Crafts Council 1994) which showcased cutting edge textiles design and illustrated how technology was influencing materials and products

Materials and techniques

Copper wire warp, polyethylene weft. Heat recoverable structure in the weft direction developed for use as E.M.I./E.M.F. screening over cables. Has also been used as lightening strike conductor.

Dimensions

length:  28.9cm
width:  5.0cm
height:  0.5cm

Object number

HC557

Category