Card and blend fibers and colors quickly and efficiently.
This new model has even more flexibility and control when carding and blending. The controlled intake and carding will produce a smooth even batt ready for blending, spinning or felting. Adjustable drum clearance - allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fiber. 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. It comes assembled and lacquered ready to use.
12 inch (30cm) width
Produces a massive 4oz (100gm) batt
Batt Size: 22" x 9" (55cm x 22cm)
Great for production
More consistency as you process more fiber at once
Card cloth has wire teeth with a special protective coating and a flexible rubber backing for long life
Drum clearance is adjustable which allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fiber
Nylon bearings ensure it is light and easy to turn
Rubber feet to prevent slipping
Available only with fine (72 point) cloth
Two ratios for control
Lacquered and assembled
Awl (Doffer) / Packer Brush, Cleaning Brush
Quick and easily removable handle
Weight: 11 lb (5kg)
Ashford Drum Carders will ship direct to you from Ashford in New Zealand. Contact us before ordering to confirm availability. If you live out of the United States, please contact us and we will connect you with a dealer in your area.