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Drum Carder Standard 46 tpi and 72 tpi | Louet

Louet Standard Drum Carder

The Louet Standard Drum Carder will become a workhorse of your studio.  The Louet Standard Drum Carder can process up to 80g of fibre at a time and is available in two teeth per inch (tpi) options and a wide 19cm width;

  • 46 tpi - fine carding cloth with 46 tpi.  This is a  great option for medium to long fibres, it will easily card wool and quickly make batts quickly for felting.
  • 72 tpi - extra-fine carding cloth with 72 tpi. A great option for carding fine fibres. 

Preparing fibres and mixing colours is easy on this drum carder.  The carding cloth is made of nickel-plated steel wire which sits on a mat of cotton and natural rubber to ensure a long life. The Louet standard drum carder is made from a birch plywood frame and white protective layer.  

The Louet Standard Drum Carder Features:

  • 46 tpi and 72 tpi options
  • teeth height 14mm
  • Doffer Brush
  • Doffer Pin
  • 2 Table Clamps
  • Enclosed gearbox 
  • Surface Speed Ratio: 9:1
  • Complete Instruction Manual by Deb Menz
  • Fully Assembled 7.5kg