Louet Drum Carders

 

For big carding jobs! These Louet Drum Carders have an eight inch wide large diameter drum for large carding capacity that makes a huge batt of ablouet drum cardersout 8 by 30 inches. The intermeshing teeth for great performance allow you to card fibers without pre-teasing.

Louet Carders have enclosed gearboxes that assures smooth carding operation, while the extra high, flexible, teeth allow for a heavier batt than other drum carders as well as a high carding efficiency. Since the Louet drum carder uses a gear drive, there are no belts to slip or wear out.

Easy to use, the these carding machines have stood the test of time.

Choose from the Louet Standard drum carder (Extra Fine) for fine fibers such as alpaca etc., or the Louet Classic drum carder for coarse fibers such as Romney. Fully assembled.

 

 Complete with two clamps, cleaning brush, doffer for taking the fiber batt off the drum and an instructional carding booklet.

 

 Specifications:
- Drum is 7«" (19 cm) wide and 10«" (26.5 cm) in diameter
- Surface speed ratio is 12:1
- Teeth are spaced at 72 teeth/sq inch
- Teeth are 3/8" deep (11 mm)
- Card approximately 1 ounce (30 grams) per batt
- Weight 16 pounds (7 kg)
- Carding teeth flexible
- No pre-teasing needed
- Table clamps, doffer brush and doffer pin included


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Louet Drum Carder Standard For Fine Fibers   $635.00

 

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Louet Drum Carder Classic For Coarse Fibers   $635.00

 

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More about Louet Drum Carders...

 

No Need to Tease! Feed fiber directly into the licker-in (feeder drum)

Louet drum carders have a larger licker-in drum and no there is no nlouet drum carder detaileed to adjust drums or drum placement! Louet carder teeth are longer and flexible! Louet drum carders eat right out of your hand!  These machines have twice as much capacity as other drum carders! Louet carders remove dirt from fiber as it cards and sealed gears prevent dirt and fibers from getting into the machine!

Louet has been manufacturing Drum Carders for more than 20 years for the market world wide and has never had to replace carding cloth due to wear of the carding cloth that could be attributed to the intertwining of the teeth. Again, in more than 20 years, Louet has never replaced a gearbox.

 

Check out these Carding Instructions for all drum carders, no matter what brand you have.