48” 16 Harness AVL Production Dobby Loom

48” AVL Production Dobby Loom (PDL).  Vintage Ahrens and Violette s/n 380069, Made in late 70’s or early 80’s.  16-harness with polyester heddles; Mechanical dobby, 200 dobby bars & thousands of pegs, plus peg wrench; Bottom swing beater with 8, 12, and 16-dent reeds; Four-box flyshuttle system (missing metal piece) with two shuttles; One-yard sectional warp beam with pegs at 2 inches; 11” plain warp beam; Built-in half bench; Cloth storage system, apron and rod; Old-style auto cloth advance system with pick wheels 20 thru 30; AVL raddle. Good condition … a fast weaver.  Asking price is $3500.  Boise, Idaho. Email if interested.

Listing expires at 9:04pm on Thursday May 11th, 2023