Industrial Revolution Inventors/Inventions Larry marquino and eddie stankewick

Flying Shuttle: invented by John Jay

The flying shuttle (above) was one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving during the early Industrial Revolution. It allowed a single weaver to weave much wider fabrics, and it could be mechanized, allowing for automatic machine loom.

Spinning Frame: Invented by Richard Arkwright

The spinning frame (above) was an invention for spinning thread or yarn from fibres such as wool or cotton in a mechanized way. It was invented so that thread, yarn, etc., could be spun faster, more efficiently, and in larger sums.

Cotton Gin: invented by Eli whitney

The cotton gin (above) a machine that quickly and easily separates cotton fibers from their seeds. The cotton gin being invented allowed for much greater productivity than manual cotton separation.

The Steamboat: invented by robert fulton

A steamboat (above) is a boat that is propelled primarily by steam power, typically driving propellers or paddlewheels. It was invented because of the efficiency of a steam boat was much better than a simple paddle boat. You also didn't have to do as much work because it was steam powered.

The teleophone: invented by Alexander Graham Bell

A telephone is a telecommunications device that permits two or more users to conduct a conversation when they are too far apart to be heard directly. When first invented it was used as a device for communicating sound, usually by means of wires in an electric circuit. The use of telephones now have clearly evolved from the device invented by Alexander Graham Bell and patented by him

Sewing machine: invented by elias howe

A sewing machine is a machine with a mechanically driven needle for sewing or stitching cloth. When first invented, it was used for fixing clothes at a factory use, and on production lines.

Power loom: invented by edmund cartwright

The power loom is a mechanised loom powered by a line shaft, and was one of the key developments in the industrialization of weaving during the early Industrial Revolution. It was invented to automate the process of producing cloth from thread. It worked first with water power and then steam power

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