Ashford Rigid Heddle Loom
Rigid Heddle Looms
- Affordable and versatile
- quick and easy to warp and weave
- double heddle option
- 4 widths
Everything is included in the kit. Quick and easy to assemble and warp. The Rigid Heddle is a great introduction to hand weaving but is also very versatile.
Create beautiful and unique garments and homewares. The loom can also make woven tapestries and wall hangings. Made from Silver Beech hardwood the loom is very strong and robust.
Second Heddle Kit included. Having a second heddle allows you the flexibility to weave double the width, double layer, double density fabrics as well as allowing you to experiment with exciting patterns.
Indirect Warping Option. All Standard Rigid Heddle Looms now have pre-drilled holes in the bottom of the rails so you can use your loom as a warping frame for the indirect warping method. If you'd like to purchase a set of 14 pegs for indirect warping, let me know!
Available in four weaving widths
40, 60, 80 and 120cm (16, 24, 32, 48ins)
- Reed nylon 7.5dpi (30/10)
- 2x natural shuttles
- 25cm (10") - 2 x 46cm (18")
- 40cm (16") - 2 x 46cm (18")
- 60cm (24") - 2 x 56cm (22")
- 80cm (32") - 1 x 56cm, 1 x 76cm (22", 30")
- 120cm (48") - 2 x 120cm (48")
- step by step instruction booklet
- double end warp threading hook
- warping peg and clamp
How is the Rigid Heddle Loom different from the Sampleit Loom?
The Rigid Heddle Loom is heavier and therefore more timber component, also more versatile as you can add the freedom roller and table stand. The Second Heddle Kit is now also included.
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