Featured Video Links
This portion of the Techexchange website is devoted to featuring some of the latest and most interesting technical innovations in a selection of application areas of relevance to the textile and sewn products industry. Check back regularly to see what links are being featured currently. Note that more extensive video resources can be found via simple searches at www.youtube.com. Here are a few items that have caught our attention recently:
CAD & Product Development
Adobe Launch Creative Suite 5.5! Photoshop Touch SDK With 3 iPad Apps, Eazel, Nav & Color Lava!
Patternmaking and Markers
DiaminoFashion Marker Making Lectra
This clip illustrates some of the current capabilities for Lectra’s Diamino marker making program.
Gerber Technology AccuMark V8.3.1 Live Measurements
This video shows live updates of measurements within Gerber’s Pattern Wizard application.
Body Scanning & Virtual Fashion
Virtual Fitting Room now available on Otto.de
This click provides an example of Fits.me technology for virtual garment fitting in a web shopping environment.
Kinect Virtual Fashion, the Future of Shopping at Home, Retail, and on Smartphone
A virtual fashion demonstration using Microsoft Kinect showing the future of fashion retailing at home, retail, and on smartphone.
How 3D scans are measuring children’s bodies
This new clip highlights results from the UK children’s size survey conducted with 3D body scanning.
Multiple Kinects – 3D Body Scanning Demo by [TC]²
This video shares ongoing research related to the development of scan-at-home technology at [TC]²
First Dynamic Hair from OptiTex
This clip shows the latest software capabilities by Optitex in terms of dynamic simulation of hair.
The Future of…Shopping
This clip highlights some emerging technology for supporting the consumer shopping experience.
Digital Textile Printing
Scott Fresener interviews Aeoon – the next generation of digital T-Shirt printers
This video is an interview with the developers of the Aeoon direct to garment inkjet printer that was launched at FESPA in Hamburg in May, 2011.
ReNOIR Plus Reggiani Macchine digital textile printer 3.4 meters wide
This video provides insight into the operation of Reggiani Macchine’s ReNOIR Plus
digital textile printer.
Monnalisa High speed Digital Textile Printer
View this link to see Robustelli’s Monnalisa digital printing technology operating within a digital production environment.
Colaris Inkjet Printing Technologie
This video describes the use of Zimmer’s Colaris inkjet printing system for textiles
MS JPKY Digital Textile Printer
This video provides a look at MS Macchine’s JPKY high speed digital textile printer.
Kyocera Introduces World’s Fastest Drop-on-Demand Inkjet
This is an older video clip that describes the introduction of Kyocera’s KJ4 printheads – a technology currently being incorporated into several high speed digital textile print machines currently entering the market.
Durkopp Adler 806
This clip demonstrates the use of Durkopp’s automatic pocket setting technology on tubular knit t-shirts. Additional demonstrations available from this source
This video demonstrates PFAFF’s 8330 Hot-air welding machine for continuous seam welding.
JUKI AMS-224E Programmable industrial sewing machine for leather and heavy duty materials
Fanghanel ALS Automatic Mattress Label Sewing Machine
Americas 21st Lean Cell Demo
This is a video of a lean cell demonstration put on by Americas 21st at the SPESA 2010 show.