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Ashford e-Carder

Prepare Fibre Easily and Quickly

The Ashford e-carder is here... It has been based on the popular 30cm drum carder and is equipped with two gear-driven motors.

 The Ashford e-Carder Features:

  • Carding Width: 30cm
  • Batt Weight: up to 135gm
  • 72-point teeth on the main drum and 36-point cloth on the feed-in drum helps keep the feed-in drum clean
  • Two 24v Gear Driven Motors
  • Variable speed control for both drums plus a ratio control to vary the in-feed speed
  • Acrylic Safety Cover over the drums and the drive belts
  • Magnetic Safety Switch
  • Stepped tooth non-slip drive belts with belt tensioners
  • On/off footswitch allows hands-free fibre preparation and feeding-in
  • When in reverse, for fibre removal, the drums rotate at 10% carding speed
  • Packer brush, doffer, cleaning brush, on/off footswitch and 24-volt mains transformer
  • Carding drums can be removed to clean bearings
  • Dimensions:
    • Feed Tray: 21cm x 31cm
    • Overall: 51cm x 40cm x 32cm
  • Manufactured from beautiful native New Zealand Silver Beech Hardwood
  • Lacquered Finish
  • Weight: 15.2kg