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Louet Electric Drum Carder

LOU-560

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1-3 Days

Louet Electric Drum Carder

The drums on the electric model are the same as on the Classic Drum carder.  This carder is designed for the production person in mind. The powerful 3/4 HP internal motor along with the convenient foot pedal leaves both hands free to feed the fibers into the carder. Having a consistent in feed speed will create more even batts with less effort.

The drum carder stands on buffers and does not need to be clamped to a table. This carder is good for the spinner or felt maker who cards a lot of fibers and needs many batts produced efficiently. The motor has a thermal safety and the drums are covered with a transparent plastic protection cover for extra safety while carding. The motor drives the large drum with V-belt system, coupled to the enclosed gear system, at approximately 90 rpm.

Features:

  • Drum Width Options:
    • 8.0" (19cm)
    • 12" (30cm)
  • Drum Diameter: 9.8" (25cm)
  • Carding Cloth Options:
    • 46 tpi
    • 72 tpi
  • Doffer Brush
  • Doffer Pin
  • instruction manual written by fiber artist Deb Menz
  • Gear Ratio Large Drum: 3.8:1
  • Surface Speed Ratio: 9:1
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$2,495.00
Description

Louet Electric Drum Carder

The drums on the electric model are the same as on the Classic Drum carder.  This carder is designed for the production person in mind. The powerful 3/4 HP internal motor along with the convenient foot pedal leaves both hands free to feed the fibers into the carder. Having a consistent in feed speed will create more even batts with less effort.

The drum carder stands on buffers and does not need to be clamped to a table. This carder is good for the spinner or felt maker who cards a lot of fibers and needs many batts produced efficiently. The motor has a thermal safety and the drums are covered with a transparent plastic protection cover for extra safety while carding. The motor drives the large drum with V-belt system, coupled to the enclosed gear system, at approximately 90 rpm.

Features:

  • Drum Width Options:
    • 8.0" (19cm)
    • 12" (30cm)
  • Drum Diameter: 9.8" (25cm)
  • Carding Cloth Options:
    • 46 tpi
    • 72 tpi
  • Doffer Brush
  • Doffer Pin
  • instruction manual written by fiber artist Deb Menz
  • Gear Ratio Large Drum: 3.8:1
  • Surface Speed Ratio: 9:1