From this animal women separate and reel off the cocoons and afterwards spin them.
The first reel is placed to the right of the machine near the floor, and the second at the back of the machine and at right angles to it.
As the paper is unwound from the reel below it travels between the first two cylinders when it is printed on the first side; it then passes to the third and fourth cylinders, which give it the second backing side, thus " perfecting " the printed sheet.
A similar equalizing effect is obtained by the use of flat rope and reel, the rope winding on itself like a ribbon.
They are made to print upon a single reel, or upon two, four, six or even eight reels, in both single or double widths, i.e.