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FOR SALE
April 17, 2024 (1245)

45” Leclerc 4 Shaft Jack Loom

$600
Includes bench with storage, 3 reeds, lease sticks and some other equipment.
Mint condition, one owner, gently used, smoke free home.
Selling due to an upcoming move.
Located in Sidney area
If interested or would like more information please
contact Carol at +1 (250)857-5277

 

FREE
April 6, 2024 (1244)

To give away: Handwoven magazines from 1986 to 1993

3 Vav magazines
A book on Inkle Loom Weaving
5 Time Life books on American country
Miscellaneous craft books
Fabric or yarn dyes

I also have some yarns for sale – mostly cotton and linen. Some acrylic and wool yarns.
I would prefer the donations to be taken all at once. The yarns for sale can be separate.
Contact: Cell: 250-477-8962  email: hopeandivor@gmail.com

FOR SALE
March 21, 2024 (1241)

AVL Folding Loom

$1000
S/N : 00608, 2nd Owner

Originally 4 Shafts, increased 8 when purchased from previous owner
40″ weaving width, flying shuttle model
Polyester heddles
Comes with original manual, accessories and bench

Contact Gwen_l@telus.net

 

 

FOR SALE
February 15, 2024 (1240)

4-shaft Schacht Baby Wolf loom

26” weaving width, $1000
Baby Wolf Stroller (wheels)
Wolf Trap (for storing tools)
10 dpi stainless steel reed

Contact glendams@sasktel.net

 

FOR SALE
February 7, 2024 (1236)

Walking Wheel
I do not have any history of the wheel but it is in good working order.
Asking price $75.00.
Contact: jandyer@telus.net or 250-658-5645

 

FOR SALE
January 24, 2024 (1235)

Fanny Counterbalance Loom,
36″ with the standard equipment needed for weaving (shuttle, a couple options for reeds, heddles, lease sticks, sectional warp beams), including a Leclerc Bobbin Rack with bobbins and tension box. Below are links to the equipment from Leclerc:

http://www.leclerclooms.com/fanny_New.htm
http://www.leclerclooms.com/cat2014a.htm
http://www.leclerclooms.com/cat2014a.htm

The loom was fully functional before storing and used for weaving 5-20 meters of material at a time. I no longer have space to weave in this capacity and would like to sell this set-up as a unit for $850. The loom is not assembled, so a demo is not available. Located in Esquimalt.
If interested, please contact Rachelle at rachellechamberlain@gmail.com.

 

FOR SALE
January 14, 2024 (1234)

Jane loom and stand in excellent condition
3 reeds 8,10, and a 14
3 shuttles
$1500.00
Located in Vancouver
Contact Valerie.thompson@shaw.ca 1-604-413-0578

 

FOR SALE
December 27, 2023 (1233)

45″ Schacht 8-Harness High-Castle Loom

Schacht Standard Floor Looms are solid, durable looms that can handle delicate weaves as well as rugs. They are constructed of maple hardwoods. This loom has a 45″ wide weaving width and has 8 shafts and 10 treadles. The loom comes with a reed, 2 lease sticks, inserted-eye heddles and a Schacht raddle. This High Castle loom includes a storage tray and holes drilled in the top of the castle uprights for the swivel pin of an extension lamp.

Note: The loom does not come with a bench nor are the lights included.
The loom is used in good condition. The back folds so the loom can be moved
Dimensions: Loom Width: 53″, Loom Height @ Breast Beam: 32″, Height: 46″, Open Loom Depth: 38″, Folded Loom Depth: 26″,
Weight 8-Shaft: 141 lbs.

Asking $1850.
Contact: jamesworker2023@gmail.com

 

FOR SALE
December 18, 2023 (1232)

Majacraft Spinning Wheel

Susie Professional Double Treadle (2018, like new). Made in New Zealand. The set includes: 2 flyers and corresponding large bobbins (new); 10 plastic bobbins (like new); assorted tools and replacement parts (new); manuals (like new). Inventory of replacement parts available on request.
$2500 for the package
Contact: Trudy Exton at 250-213-2962 or tomtrudy@icloud.com