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Orco 74

Orco 74
Width of Loom: 
44.00 in
Number of Treadles: 
6
Description: 

Use this loom to make beautiful handmade rugs like your grandmother
made on the old Union loom back in the "Old days" - the Orco 74 loom is
models after the old Union loom - but this goes one better . now having
4 harnesses - so you can weave patterns-  

You can make a firmer and heavier rug than on a two harness loom as the 4 harness weaves make for a tighter packed rug

 

Heavy wood construction - diagonal braced leg design- finished with
1 coat of varnish on natural wood, solid ash ( a beautiful heavy wood
that appears much like oak)construction - rug beam is pine with a loom
apron attached

 

Sectional beam holds 75 yarns of warp in 2 inch sections

harness frames - have steel sides - equipped with 500 rust proof
heddles- frames are hung with steel aircraft cable using 6 pulleys-
treadles tied up with steel chain and threaded hooks for adjustment

Reed- carbon steel in 10 or 12 dent

Included - 2 shuttles, threading hook and a thread guide(loom comb)

A spool rack can be built on loom ( additional charge)

DIMENSIONS: 44 WIDE, 41 FRONT TO BACK, 33 HIGH TO WORKING LEVEL

Times Used: 
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