Textile Debuts JAT710

Japan-based Toyota Industries Corp. has further developed its JAT610 air-jet loom and has created
the new JAT710 loom. Production of the JAT710 is set to begin this month.

State-of-the-art electronic technologies are featured on the JAT710, including a color
function panel and a high-speed central processing unit (CPU). In addition, Toyota claims it has
reduced machine vibration by as much as 30 percent, extended the machine’s versatility with
extensive options, increased the speed of the machine up to 1,250 revolutions per minute (rpm), and
reduced the machine’s air consumption by as much as 20 percent.

January 2003