Large, old wooden loom for sale. Made by The Burchard Weaver’s in Oakland, CA. This is a functional counterbalance, floor loom. 42″ weaving width. No comb or sectional beam. Great for beginners. Attached are photos of the loom assembled and disassembled. $150 + shipping (likely via UPS). Please email me with questions or to make… Continue reading Burchard Loom
Yes, you can get a good shed on a counterbalance loom. It is just a matter of balance. The main thing to remember, is if the loom tie-ups are not centered, then weight of the shafts are not balanced, and you will not be able to get an even shed.
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Counterbalance Loom Tie-Up diagram