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Weaving & Spinning Equipment
106-15: April 24, 2015
Tall, revolving cone holder. This holder is painted white, revolves smoothly and holds 62 – 64 cones of fiber. Email for pictures. $40. Located in Concrete, WA.
105-15: April 24, 2015
SCHACHT Cranbrook Tension Box and Rail for 60 inch Cranbrook Loom. Asking $200 plus shipping/packing for both. Located in Port Hadlock,western WA state. Please contact Alice by email.
104-15: April 24, 2015
Patrick Green drum carder for sale. $600. This carder makes a 7” batt. Adjustable distance between infeed roll and main drum. Includes doffer and cleaning brush. Carder has a new belt. Light hobby use only. Located in Olympia, Washington. Contact Terry by e-mail.
103-15: April 24, 2015
Ashford Traditional Double Drive Spinning Wheel for sale. $550. Double drive includes ability to do Scotch Tension. Includes Lazy Kate and 9 bobbins. Wheel finished with Tung oil. Excellent for all types of spinning. Hobby use only. Located in Olympia, Washington. Contact Terry by e-mail.
102-15: April 24, 2015
32″ Ashford rigid heddle loom with 2 reeds and stand. In great condition and Includes instruction booklet. $300 for set. I am in Poulsbo, Washington and could deliver locally for gas/ferry money. Please email Aleta with any questions.
101-15: April 16,2015
Macomber loom 45″, 16 harness, assortment of shuttles, bobbin winder, repair heddles, lease sticks, no bench, $2000 OBO Portland, Oregon contact by email
099-15: April 10,2015
Gilmore 45” maple jack loom for sale. Located in Seattle. 8 harnesses, 12 treadles, 3 reeds (6, 8, 10 dent). $400. Contact Barbara by email.
098-15: April 8, 2015
We have 2 very nice Cranbrook looms right here in our Portland studio that MUST GO! 100 inch and a 60 inch. Both come with benches and are in good condition; been proven to work smoothly. May need some repair to handles or cords. $1000 for both or best offer because they must go now. Contact Tom by e-mail.
096-15: April 8, 2015
8-h, 36″ BERGMAN COUNTERMARCH LOOM, FOLDING, WITH BENCH; completely refurbished, in very good working order; 2,100(!) Texslov heddles; 2 SS reeds; new heddle bars, apron, apron rods, tie-up Texslov cords, warping sticks, and many small parts; bench has storage under seat; c/w the Bergmans’ guides to warping and tying up the loom, Bergman history, and countermarch loom information; folds with warp on it to fit through doorways; gives beautifully balanced sheds in quiet, smooth action; currently is warped with about 6 yards of 2100 threads, 70 epi, high quality Italian cotton, for warp painting – $1170 Cdn or $950 US, on site in Saskatoon, SK (could deliver along route between Saskatoon, Minot, and Minneapolis) – contact Jane by e-mail.
095-15: April 8, 2015
53” 8 shaft 12 treadle high castle Schacht loom with bench for sale. $2,500 firm. Brookings, Oregon or will deliver if buyer pays for fuel. Contact by e-mail.
092-15: April 7, 2015
AVL Home Loom, 48”, 8 harness w/steel heddles,10 treadles, side tie-up system w/ tie-up cords, castle storage shelf, automatic warp tension system and instruction manual. Extras include: large supply of heddles, extra tie-up cords, bench with storage bag, 2 steel reeds: 12” and 15” dents, lease sticks. Lightly used. Price is: $1,750.00. Lake Oswego, OR location. Contact: Nancy by email.
091-15: April 6, 2015
Solid Maple Spinning Wheel, made by Chapin in Milford, Ct in 1980. Double belt, bobbin lead, or single belt with brake on bobbin or on flyer. Drive wheel is 16 in. It comes with one small and one large bobbin. It has a large flyer assembly, Orifice is 1 in and is 27 in from the floor. Bobbin length is 3.5 in, flyer width is 5 inc and drive ratio is 7.4. Oilite bearing in treadle bars and tensioner Steel treadle plates, double treadle. This is a wonderful and beautiful wheel. It spins and plies very smoothly. I also have two spinning books authored by his wife, Doloria Chapin, that will go with the wheel. Price is $750. Contact Diana by e-mail.
090-15: April 6, 2015
Nilus-LeClerc Colonial loom, 45″, 8 harness (inserted eye heddles), three reeds, lease sticks, bench. $1200.00 Moving to small house. Located in Portland, OR. Warping rack $90.00. Pictures available for both. Contact Mary by e-mail.
089-15: April 2, 2015
Kessinich folding table loom with stand, 4 shaft, 14-15″ weaving width, 2 reeds. $400.00 Located in Silverdale, Washington. Contact Sue by email.
088-15: April 2, 2015
Glimakra Single Unit Drawloom for sale with extension; comes with reed stand, large floor warping reel, many extras – lingoes, drawcord, heddles, packing sticks, warp thread and much more. Moving must sell $5,000.00. Located in Silverdale, Washington. Contact Sue at by e-mail.
087-15: April 2, 201
LoomCraft floor loom, 4 shaft, cherrywood, 40″ weaving width. $400.00, Silverdale, Washington. Contact Sue by e-mail.
084-15: March 31, 2015
Ashford Traveller spinning wheel, $400.00 OBO. La Grande, OR. Contact Connie by email.
083-15: March 31, 2015
Allen Folding counter balance loom, 4 harness, 42″ reed, $400.00 OBO. La Grande, OR. Contact Connie by email.
082-15: March 31, 2015
Leclerc Nilus jack floor loom, 4 harness, 36″ reed, $400.00 OBO. La Grande, OR. Contact Connie by email.
079-15: March 29, 2015
Ashford Spinning Wheel for sale. Traditional style, single drive, Niddy noddy, lazy Kate, box of luxurious wool, waiting to be spun. $125.00. Located in Nanaimo, BC. Contact Geraldine by e-mail.
078-15: March 29, 2015
45″, 4 harness, 6 peddle Leclerc Nilus Floor Loom. It is in good condition, a few bumps due to cross country move (upstate NY to MT). Several accessory items to be had. Can send photos. Contact Kathleen by e-mail. Located in Missoula MT. $1000.00 will consider offers.
074-15: March 24, 2015
Leclerc Nilus Jack floor loom. 4 harness, 6 treadle, 22 inch weaving width, side brake release. 28″ wide x 44″ high x 14″ deep (folded). Comes with 12 dent reed. Age unknown, suspect 1980s. $800 or best reasonable offer, cash, you haul (located in Portland, OR). Contact Nicole by email. Photos can be seen at this link.
070-15: March 19,2015
Gilmore 40? solid maple floor loom, Jack style, 4 harnesses, 6 treadles, size 10 reed, stainless steel heddles. Hand-crafted wooden shuttle holder that attaches to side of loom. Dimensions: L 48?, W 34?, H 38?. Good condition. Picture available on request. Pick-up only. Price: $600/OBO Location: Vancouver, BC. Contact: Joanne by e-mail.
067-15: March 17, 2015
LARGE HANDCRAFTED CHERRY WOOD FLOOR TAPESTRY LOOM, fashioned from instructions in An Illustrated Guide to Making Oriental Rugs by Gordon W. Scott, with some modification.Maximum weaving height – about 8 feet. Maximum weaving width – about 52 inches. Footprint on floor – 58” wide, 32” deep, 81 ½” high. Built in 1987 by local wood artist. Price is $1,095, not including shipping. I live in Waldport, Oregon area. Some disassembly required, in order to remove and ship. Photos available with more details. Contact Elaine by e-mail with any questions.
066-15: March 10, 2015
Two Spinning Wheels plus Accessories: One Ashford traditional single drive spinning wheel with 3 bobbins. One spin well type, double drive, spinning wheel with two bobbins built in lazy kate. Accessories include: one niddy noddy, one plastic umbrella swift, two pairs of hand carders, one ball winder and 3 sample bags of wool. $400.00 for everything, Would like to sell as one lot. Located in Revelstoke, BC. Pick up only or buyer pays shipping. Contact Kelly by e-mail.
065-15: March 10, 2015
Glimakra Standard Loom for sale. It is 54″ wide, 4 shaft, counterbalanced. I am in Prince George BC. Asking $1800.00 or best offer. Contact Ann by e-mail.
064-15: March 7, 2015
J-Made conversion loom, 4 harness, 8-dent, 30″ reed; use as table loom or floor loom. 36″ x 34″ $300 OBO–no room in my house any more. Pick-up or I’d travel up to 100 miles. La Grande, OR. Contact Margaret by e-mail.
062-15: March 4, 2015
AVL – 60” Production Dobby Loom, 16 harness, 4 Box flyshuttle w/shuttles, 1 yard sectional warp beam, Tension box, automatic cloth storage system, warp counter, and instruction manual. Located in Lakewood, WA. Loom has been kept in excellent working condition and is in very good shape. I am no longer going to be using it for production purposes and would like to free up the space in my workroom. Photos available. $6,000 OBO shipping or transportation not included. Contact Ann by email .
059-15: March 1, 2015
30″ Leclerc table warping mill, $80. 36″ raddle, $25. 36″ reeds 10 dpi and 15 dpi $30. each. Located in Leduc, AB. Contact Nancy by e-mail.
058-15: March 1, 2015
27″ Leclerc Fanny Counterbalance Loom in like-new condition. Located in Leduc, Alberta. Asking $1000. Contact Nancy by e-mail.
Fiber and Fiber Animals
094-15: April 14, 2015
Icelandic Raw Fleece (Un-skirted) for sale. Located in Libby. Montana. Gray/Black rams wool- course – good for rugs, outerwear, etc. White/Cream ewe wool – very nice fibers. Gray/Black $15, White $30 or both for $40 plus shipping. Must sell. Pics available upon request. Contact Cassie by e-mail.
093-15: April 7, 2015
Free wool. We live in Nakusp BC. We have lots of woolen drapes, a rug (Greek flocati) and a bedspread to give away. The drapes and rug were hand woven 30 years ago and are still in usable condition or could be cut for rag rugs etc. Contact Paul by Email.
060-15: March 2, 2015
Hello! We are new to homesteading and have 8 lovely thick light-fleeced Icelandic sheep. Their fleece is 6” –8” now. colours are pure white/pure moorit-cinnamon/one silver/ 2 black/3 black and whites. They are in full ‘fluff’ right now and being shorn on March 15. As we are new to this, we have not started process of preparing the wool ourselves however this is something we are most excited to try. So thanking for this site. If you would like pictures we can send them to you. We are in Chilliwack. We hope to receive 15-20$ /fleece just to cover shearing fee. Contact Shannon by email.
Miscellaneous Fiber Arts Products
094-15: April 8, 2015
Books for Sale: Color Related Decorating Textiles, Rhodes, Shuttle Craft Monograph No. 14, $5; History, Design & Craft of West African Strip Woven Cloth, Smithsonian, $25; Handweaving, An Annotated Bibliography, Buschman, $20; A Handweavers Source Book, Davidson, $28 All books from smoke free home. Prices do not include shipping. Located in White Salmon, WA. Contact Sue by e-mail.
086-15: March 30, 2015
Tablet Weaving Cards & 2 Tablet Weaving Books. 50 four hole thin cardboard vintage tablet weaving cards marked A, B, C, D in excellent, undamaged condition made by J.L. Hammett Company Cambridge, MA. Step by Step Tablet Weaving by Marjorie and William Snow, Golden Press/Western Publishers 1973 very good condition. Double-Faced Tablet Weaving 50 Designs from Around the World, By Linda Hendrickson, Spiral bound self-published, excellent condition. $65 includes economy shipping with tracking info. from Portland, OR area. Contact by e-mail.
085-15: March 30, 2015
Lot of 17 Issues of Weavers and Handwoven Weaver’s XRX publications, #42 Winter 1998 RUGS. Weaver’s XRX publications, #36 Summer 1997 Fabrics that Go Bump, Part 1 Handwoven Interweave Press: Sep/Oc. 1988 Warp Faced Rep, Ethnic garments, finger weaving. Mar/Apr 1989 Linen. Jan/Feb 1991 Color and Weave. Sep/Oct 1991 Weaving from Nature. Nov/Dec 1991 Plain Weave. Mar/Apr 1992 Lace Weaves. Nov/Dec 1992 Borders – designing & drafting. Jan/Feb 1998 Stripes and Plaids. Mar/Apr 1998 Shadow Weave. May/Jun 1998 Tapestry. Mar/Apr 1999 Towels as Gamps, Southwestern weaving. Sep/Oct. 1999 20 year Anniversary Issue. Jan/Feb 2000 Inspriration from History. Mar/Apr 2000 Color Extravaganza/somwhere over the rainbow. May/Jun 2003 LACE, huck , bronson, leno, swedish, felted. $65 for the lot includes media mail shipping from Portland, OR area, or can be picked up. Contact by e-mail.
084-15: March 30, 2015
Collection of Interweave Magazine (the forerunner to Handwoven and Spinoff) and Handwoven Magazine; over 100 issues. There are 16 issues of Interweave from 1976-1980 with topics that include spinning and weaving.Handwoven issues run from 1980-1998. Most years published at least 5 issues, and this collection is nearly complete. Missing issues are June 1981, Spring/Summer 1980, Fall/Winter 1980. There maybe a few more issues missing from other years, but not many. This is a nearly complete collection, and the magazines are all in good to very good condition. These years provide in-depth, excellent technical information on nearly every aspect of hand weaving direct from the minds and hands of an extremely skilled and generous generation of American weavers. This collection will be enjoyed and appreciated by the serious weaver for many years, and future weavers yet. Asking $175 includes Media Mail shipping with tracking info. or Pick up in greater Portland, OR area. Contact by e-mail.
Wanted to Buy or Trade:
Fiber Arts-related Equipment or Service
100-15: April 16, 2015
Wanted: legs for Rasmussen Table Loom. I live in Puyallup, Washington. Contact Linda by e-mail.
095-15: April 14, 2015
Wanted to buy - 8 harness Baby Wolf. Located in Boise, Idaho. Contact Teresa by e-mail.
073-15: March 21, 2015
36″ Beka 8-harness loom. Contact Kay by e-mail. Located in Twisp, Washington.