Carders

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Ashford Drum Carder - superfine 120

Fibre preparation made easy
- 2 ratios for control
- packer brush and cleaning
- brush as standard
- adjustable drums for all fibres
- lacquered and assembled
- clamps and awl included
- quick and easy to remove handle

Card and blend fibres and colours quickly and efficiently.
This new, improved model has two ratios for even more flexibility and control when carding and blending. Use the 6:1 ratio to prepare your fleece. The controlled intake and carding will produce a smooth even batt ready for blending, spinning or felting. Use the 4:1 ratio to blend sliver, colours and different fibre types consistently into an open and airy batt. Adjustable drum clearance - allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fibre. All nylon bearings ensure it is light and easy to turn. The card cloth has superfine 120 point 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. 

- Batt size 60 x 20cm (24 x 8ins)
- Makes up to a 50gm (2oz) batt
- Weight only 5kg (11lb)
- Superfine 120 point teeth
- Special order item 

(Texas residents pay 8.25% sales tax)

$675.00

Ashford Drum Carder - fine 72

Fibre preparation made easy
- 2 ratios for control
- adjustable drums for all fibres
- lacquered and assembled
- clamps and awl included
- quick and easy to remove handle

Card and blend fibres and colours quickly and efficiently.
This new, improved model has two ratios for even more flexibility and control when carding and blending. Use the 6:1 ratio to prepare your fleece. The controlled intake and carding will produce a smooth even batt ready for blending, spinning or felting. Use the 4:1 ratio to blend sliver, colours and different fibre types consistently into an open and airy batt. Adjustable drum clearance - allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fibre. 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. 

- Batt size 60 x 20cm (24 x 8ins)
- Makes up to a 50gm (2oz) batt
- Weight only 5kg (11lb)
- Special order item 

(Texas residents pay 8.25% sales tax)

$655.00

Ashford Wild Carder

Make unique blends for art yarn
- adjustable packer brush
- extra long 72ppsi teeth
- adjustable drum clearance
- lacquered and assembled
- cleaning brush, clamps and awl included

The Wild carder has been specifically designed for today’s fabulous, fun and funky art yarns. The extra long 72ppsi teeth allow you to include differing fibres, fabric, ribbons, feathers, paper and novelties to create unique blends. The packer brush is adjustable and will control fine, low-crimp fibres and increase the size of the batt. The drum clearance is also adjustable which allows you to set the teeth distance for total control of your fibre.
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 doffer and cleaning brush are stored on the carder. The carder is strong but lightweight with hand hold for easy carrying. The carder has rubber feet to prevent it slipping. It comes assembled and lacquered ready to use. 

- Batt size 60 x 10cm (24 x 4ins)
- Makes batts up to 40gm (1½ozs)
- Weight only 3.5kg (7½lbs)

(Texas residents pay 8.25% sales tax)

$560.00

Ashford Drum Carder - Extra Wide

- 30cm (12ins) width
- Produces a massive 100gm (4oz) batt
- It has a packer brush and cleaning brush as standard
- 2 speeds - 4:1 and 6:1
- Includes doffer and clamps
- Assembled and lacquered
- Adjustable drum clearance
- Available only with 72 PPSI cloth

Card and blend fibres and colours 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 fibre. 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. 

- Batt size 30cm (12ins)
- Makes up to a 100gm (4oz) batt
 -Weight only 8.4kg (18½lbs)
- Special order item 

(Texas residents pay 8.25% sales tax)

$750.00

Ashford Blending Board

Blend fabulous fibers in your favourite colors and create beautiful rolags for spinning. Fun to use and less expensive than most drum carders. 

- Rotating and adjustable keel
- Large 12" x 12" carding area
- 108 point card cloth
- Convenient carry handle
- Blending brush and two dowel rods for drafting and removing the rolags

$195.00