According to the opening mechanism, the loom can be divided into the loom, the multi arm loom and the jacquard loom;
According to the method of weft loom can be divided into weaving machines, weaving machines, including shuttleless loom rapier loom;
So it can be combined into a jacquard loom.
According to the loom shedding mechanism can be divided into tappet loom, dobby loom, jacquard loom (Electronic) according to the method of weft can be divided into shuttle machine, shuttleless loom. Shuttleless loom including rapier loom, air-jet looms, water jet looms and rapier weft. Just, just open form jacquard.