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Prices for the Concept Wheel- Design your own Wheel from Components January 23 2015

The Basic versions of the S10 Wheel, have no flyer, bobbins or other accessories.  You have to choose what you want from the lists below.   Choose your base version first.... ie decide on single or double treadle the type of wheel whether you want Irish or Scotch tension ST = single treadle     DT = double treadle   IrT = Irish tension (Bobbin lead)      ScT =...

Workshop Etiquette November 09 2014

Arrive on time If you arrive late do not expect the tutor to devote more time to you than the other course participants. The tutor should not be expected to repeat information already covered simply because you were not on time. Mobile phones should be turned off when possible. They are a distraction to the tutor and the other students. Should there be a situation requiring you to be available...

Octado - information from Louet Website November 09 2014

This eight-harness dobby loom is available in three weaving widths: 70, 90 and 110 cm (27 3/4”, 35 3/8” and 43 1/4”). The special features, like easy programming and light treadling of the counter march shed, described on page 15, are all integrated in the Octado loom. The Octado is made out of lacquered beech hardwood and the most complex castle section is pre assembled. Included with the loom are...

Louet Drumcarders - information from Louet site November 07 2014

Drumcarders Louët has five different drumcarders: the Classic, Standard, Junior (or Roving), Elite and Elektrical drumcarder. They are made of laminated birch and have a hard white coating. The drums of the carders are 19 cm (7 1/2”) wide, except for the drum of the Junior (10 cm (4”) wide). In order to ensure a long life, the teeth on all Louët carders are made of high grade plated steel...

Magic Dobby - Information from Louet. September 03 2014

Magic Dobby (MD) is a very portable loom. The loom can be used as a table loom by using a lever to open the shed, or mount it on the floor stand and use a treadle to open the shed. The front and rear sections fold up towards the castle, for easy storage or travel. You must choose between a mechanical and electronic dobby. Magic Dobby is available in 40...

Megado- Information from Louet September 01 2014

Megado is available with 16 or 32 harnesses and in 70 cm, 110 cm and 130 cm (27 5/8“, 43 1/4” and 51 1/4“) weaving width.  You must choose between a mechanical and electronic dobby. Megado is made of lacquered ash hardwood and the most complex castle section is pre assembled. Included are: a large shelf, built-in raddle, a stainless steel reed 40-10 (metric), 900/1400/1600 Texsolv heddles (390 mm), lease...

Delta - Information from Louet August 31 2014

Delta, the flagship of our looms with treadles, is a loom that like our Spring, thanks its exceptional qualities to the application of the parallel counter march system and moving breast beam. Delta is available with eight or twelve harnesses and in two weaving widths: 110 cm (43 3/8”) and 130 cm (51 1/4”). Delta is equipped with a friction brake device on the warp beam and a ratchet advancing...

Spring- Information from Louet August 29 2014

Spring is a countermarch loom available in 90 cm (35 3/8”) and 110 cm (43 1/4”) weaving width. The loom can be ordered with eight or twelve harnesses. The warp beam is held by a friction brake, enabling you to advance the fabric sitting at your loom. The beater adjusts for height and level.Spring is made of lacquered beech and comes with the castle section assembled to ease the set...

David 2 - Information from Louet August 29 2014

David 2 is a compact eight harness loom that looks modest, but in functional quality, it surpasses many large floor looms. It is available in 70 cm (27 5/8”) and 90 cm (35 3/8”) weaving width. Like a counter balance or a jack loom it has a singular tie-up. The shed however gives one the impression of a counter march. All harnesses that are not pulled down by a treadle,...

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