Drum Carder - 8"
Card your own art batts! Exceptional tool for the Felters Studio! Create delicious art batts for felting or spinning on your very own drum carder. This little gem is perfect for the small studio, and so easy to use! TWO RATIOS for diffent types of fibers CARDING FLEECE/LOCKS = 6:1 ratio CARDING ROVING/SLIVER and prepared fibers = 4:1 ratio All nylon bearings ensure it is light and easy to turn. The card cloth has wire teeth with a special protective coating and a flexible rubber backing for long life. The carder is strong and robust with the body made from Silver Beech hardwood. The carder has rubber feet to prevent it slipping. Card 50gm (2oz) batt quickly and efficiently. It comes assembled and lacquered ready to use. STYLE OPTIONS: Coarse - 36 point for stronger wools or fiber with more vegetable matter to remove. Fine - 72 point for finer wools & exotic fibers. Superfine - 120 point for finer wools & luxury fibers. Carding cloth: fine 36 point = coarse, 72 point = fine, 120 point = finest Included: cleaning brush, packer brush, doffer, clamps Batt size: 8"W x 24"L Capacity: up to 2 oz Weight: 11lbs Assembly: Assembled Finish: Lacquered Dimensions: 18+"L x 12+"W x 9.5"H (approx.) Ships in 1-2 business days May ship separate from the rest of your order, may ship via UPS **this item ships to the USA Only